Anthony J. Pierce Jr.


Anthony J. Pierce Jr.
a truck driver

Anthony J. Pierce Jr., 65, of Warwick, died February 2, 2012 at Kent Hospital, Warwick.
Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Anthony J. and Alice (Pacheco) Pierce Sr. Mr. Pierce was a truck driver for over 20 years for Spiedel Manufacturing, retiring in 1981. He was an avid Patriots fan.
Mr. Pierce is survived by his fiancée, JoAnne M. Marcello; his son, Andrew J. Pierce; two sisters, Veronica Lewis and Catherine Cooley; and two brothers, Rene Pierce and Richard Chouinard. He was the brother of the late Robert Pierce and Stanley Kulpa.
His funeral was held Feb. 6 from Carpenter-Jenks Funeral Home and Crematory, 659 East Greenwich Ave., West Warwick, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Gregory the Great, Church, Cowessett Road, Warwick. Burial was in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Providence.
Donations to the Alzheimer's Association, 245 Waterman St., Providence, RI 02906 would be appreciated. Information and condolences available at