Alfonso A. DiTata


Alfonso A. DiTata, 88, passed away May 1, 2013. He was the beloved husband of Elsa (Bruni) DiTata for 66 years

A son of the late Nicola and Cora (Palangio) DiTata, Mr. DiTata was employed as a supervisor for the Lessona Corp. for 32 years and a machinist for Com Tech for 5 years before retiring. He was a World War II Army Air Force veteran and a communicant of St. Kevin Church.

Besides his wife, he is survived by one son, Edward J. DiTata, one daughter, Claire M. DiTata Cook; one brother, Nickolas DiTata and one sister, Margaret Courcy. He was the brother of the late Mary Marciano.

His funeral was held Monday, May 6 at from the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Ave. with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Kevin Church, Sandy Lane. Burial with military honors was in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. Visiting hours were Sunday.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Mary A. Marciano Scholarship Fund at St. Kevin School, 333 Sandy Lane, Warwick, RI 02889 will be appreciated. Information and condolences, visit


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