Andrew P. "Andy" Caniglia, 97, of Cranston, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013 at Kent Regency in Warwick. He was the beloved husband of the late Helen (Murphy) Caniglia. Andy was born in Cranston, a son of the late Anthony and Maria Caniglia.
Mr. Caniglia was the owner and operator of Andy’s Barber Shop in Knightsville for 65 years; and he was also a WW II Army veteran.
He is survived by his loving children, Edward A. Caniglia and his wife Kim of Cranston, Donna Ciampanelli of ME, his cherished granddaughters, Kerry Brewer, Erica Bradbury, Nicole Ciampanelli , his great grandchildren, Charlie, Jack, Henry, Julia and Alexandria . Andy was also the dear brother of 6 sisters and 2 brothers.
His funeral was held Wednesday at 9 am from the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory 1278 Park Ave., Cranston followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am in Immaculate Conception Church, Garden Hills Dr., Cranston. Burial with military honors will take place in RI Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery, Exeter.