Mary L. (Moretti) Taglianetti, 90, of Warwick passed away on September 16, 2013 at home. She was the wife of the late Louis J. Taglianetti.
Born in Cranston, she was a daughter of the late Gaetano P. and Francesca (Palazzo) Moretti. Mrs. Taglianetti was a teacher for the Warwick School of Beauty for 35-40 years. She was Miss Rhode Island in 1945 and sang professionally in the 1940’s under the name Mary Stevens.
She was the beloved mother of Stephen L. Taglianetti of Gulf Breeze, Florida and Donald J. Taglianetti of Plantation, Florida. Loving grandmother of Ryan L. and Curtis R. Taglianetti. Cherished great-grandmother of Tyler S. Taglianetti. Caring sister of Ann Paolino of North Scituate; and the late Frank and Marco Moretti and Angelina Verrechia.
Relatives and friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, September 20, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. in St. Catherine of Siena Church, 3250 Post Road, Warwick. Burial will follow in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. Calling hours respectfully omitted.
In lieu of flowers, donations made in memory of Kristen Paolino to The American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd., Suite 3004, Warwick, RI 02886 would be appreciated. Arrangements by The Urquhart-Murphy Funeral Home. www.murphyfuneralhomes.org