Antoinette Bucci


Antoinette Bucci

co-owned Warwick Ice Cream

Antoinette (Levasseur) Bucci, 86, of Commonwealth Ave., passed away at home while surrounded by her loving family December 18, 2011. She was the wife of the late Gerard L. "Jerry" Bucci.

Born in West Warwick, she was a daughter of the late Armand and Marie Antoinette (Goulet) LeVasseur. Antoinette was a co-owner of Warwick Ice Cream, a family business founded in 1921.

She is survived by her children, Gerard L. Bucci Jr. and his wife, Michelle, and Thomas A. Bucci and his wife, Celeste, all of West Warwick, and Barbara (Bucci) Bacon-Azverde and her husband, Steven, of Warwick. She was the grandmother of Thomas, Christen, Domenic and Vincent and great-grandmother of Madison Rose and Mason. Antoinette was the sister of Anne Clarke of Ottawa, Canada and Jane Fortin of Orlando, Fla.

Her funeral will be held Dec. 22 at 9 a.m. from R.A. Iannotti Funeral Home, 415 Washington St., Coventry, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Sacred Heart Church, West Warwick. Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, West Warwick. Visit