John R. "Rocco" Faiola, 53, of Cranston, passed away on Saturday, September 28, 2013 at RI Hospital in Providence. He was the beloved husband of Natalie “Nina” (Colella) Faiola. They were happily married for the past 22 years.
John was born in Providence, a son of Adeline (Petrucci) Faiola of Providence and the late Albert Faiola. Mr. Faiola was a Rehabilitation Technology Professional at Hudson Seating & Mobility.
Besides his beloved wife and mother, he is survived by his loving daughters, Ana Faiola and Kristina Faiola both of Cranston, his cherished siblings, Richard Faiola of Providence, Allan Faiola of Providence, Maria Goldberg and her husband Mark of Cranston, his dear in-laws, Giuseppe and Assunta Colella; and his brothers in-law Giancarlo Igetti and Anthony Colella and sister in-law Maria Colella and several nieces and nephews. He was also the twin brother of the late Lori Faiola, and brother in-law of the late Mario Colella and Anna Colella Igetti.
His funeral will be held on Thursday at 9 am from the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory 1278 Park Ave., Cranston followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am in St. Mary’s Church, Cranston. Burial will take place in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. VISITING HOURS: Wednesday 4-8 pm. Kindly omit flowers.