Roger A. Riccio, 78


JOHNSTON — Roger A. Riccio, 78, died Feb. 25 at home.

Born in Johnston, he was the son of the late Roger A. and Lena (Libutti) Riccio.

He was employed at the former Barker-Chadsey Co. in Johnston for many years and later by Johnston School Department in the maintenance division before retiring. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War.

He was the brother of Deacon Raymond L. Riccio and William R. Riccio, both of Johnston, and the late Mary D. Ricci.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated February 27 at St. Rocco Church. Burial was in St. Francis Cemetery, Pawtucket.