Norma G. (DiStefano) Sarmiento, 76, passed away February 27, 2014 at RI Hospital. She was the wife of the late John R. Sarmiento.
She was a daughter of the late Frank and Jenny (Baccaire) DiStefano.
Mrs. Sarmiento is survived by three children, Elaine Sandbergen, Richard Sarmiento and Lisa Costa; two sisters, Lucy Remus, Mary Hanson, one brother, Thomas DiStefano; two grandchildren, Brianna and Brittany Sandbergen. She was the sister of the late Edward, John, Anthony, Richard and Frank DiStefano, Anna Spaziano, Evelyn Reynolds and Elaine Plumb.
Her funeral service will be held Friday, March 7, 2014 at 10 a.m. in the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Chapel, 2435 Warwick Ave. Burial will be in Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, Exeter. Visiting hours Thursday 4-8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148, will be appreciated. Information and condolences, visit TheQuinnFuneralHome.com