Alexander Barone, Jr., 82, passed away March 3, 2013 at Kent Hospital surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Arlien M. (Sweeney) Barone
He was the son of the late Alessandro and Giovanna (Fascitelli) Barone. Mr. Barone was employed for Sullivan Tire, State Tire and Barnes Rubber Co. for over 60 years before retiring as service manager in 2012.
Besides his wife; he is survived by his children, Linda Brooks, Brenda Forgue, Alessandro “Alex” Barone, III, Keith and Kurt Barone, Kimberly Medeiros; two brothers, Louis and John Barone; ten grandchildren; one great-granddaughter. He was the father of the late William and Timothy Barone; brother of the late Gabriel, Anthony and Michael Barone, Josephine Ziroli, Rachael Silvestro and Claire Erickson.
His funeral will be held Friday, March 8, 2013 at 8 a.m. from the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Ave. with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Peter Church, Fair Street at 9 a.m. Visiting hours Thursday 4-8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd., Warwick, RI 02886 will be appreciated. Information and condolences, visit TheQuinnFuneralHome.com.