Leo L. Pieroni, 94


PAWTUCKET — Leo L. Pieroni, 94, died Feb. 23 at home. He was the husband of Antonina (Muratori) Pieroni, and the husband of the late Lena (Vagnini) Peroni and father of Father Edward Pieroni, pastor of St. Raymond Church, Providence.

Born in Pawtucket, he was the son of the late Nicholas and Isabella (Angeli) Pieroni. He was employed as a manager for a local drugstore in Pawtucket, and later worked at the former Union Wadding Company for six years.

In addition to Father Pieroni, he is survived by two daughters, Mary Hagan of North Providence and Carol Currier of Pawtucket; and several grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was the brother of the late Ledelba Matuszek and Vilma Doucette and grandfather of the late Steven Hagan.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Feb. 28 at St. Raymond Church. Burial was in St. Francis Cemetery, Pawtucket.