Evelyn R. Pastore (Carnevale), 98, of Cranston, passed away Monday October 28, 2013 at Rhode Island Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late Edmund C. Pastore Sr.
Born in Providence a daughter of the late Vincenzo and Angelina (Panarelli)) Carnevale. Mrs Pastore was a secretary for Puritan Life Insurance Co. before retiring.
Evelyn was the most loving and caring wife, mother, aunt, sister, grandmother and great grandmother who loved nothing more than being with her family. She expressed her love for her family through her wonderful cooking and never ending baking. She left many beautiful family traditions which will be cherished and carried on forever. She was a former member of the Daughters of Isabella.
Evelyn is survived by her beloved children Dianne C. Fonseca and her husband Antonio S. Fonseca and Edmund C. Pastore Jr. and his wife Joyce Pastore. Loving grandmother of 8 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Sister of Walter Carnevale, Virginia Bernard and the late Joseph, Nicholas and Vincent Carnevale and Edith Gallo and sister in-law of the late U.S. Sen John O Pastore.
Her funeral is Saturday at 9 a.m. from ''WOODLAWN'' Funeral Home 600 Pontiac Ave. Cranston, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:15 a.m. in St. Mary's Church, Cranston. Burial will be in St. Ann's Cemetery. VISITATION Friday 5-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations in her memory may be made to a charity of your choice.