Eileen Tortorella


Eileen Tortorella

City Hall employee

Eileen (Montella) Tortorella, 75, passed away March 16, 2012.

Born in Providence, she was the daughter of Anthony and Flora Montella. Eileen lived in Johnston with her family until moving to Warwick in the 1980s. She was a proud employee of Warwick City Hall for many years. After retiring in 2007, Eileen had more time to devote to her family and pastimes.

Eileen leaves her sons, Jeffrey Tortorella and his wife, Cara, of Johnston, Peter Tortorella of North Providence and Michael Tortorella and his wife, Stacey, of Cranston; and her treasured grandchildren, "Little Michael" and "Grandma's Princess Kayla.” She is survived by two siblings, Maria Sarro of Rehoboth, Mass. and Carmine Montella of Providence. Eileen previously lost her sister, Claire Sheridan, and her brother, Anthony Montella.

A memorial service was held March 24 in Woodlawn Funeral Home, 600 Pontiac Ave., Cranston.

Donations in Eileen's memory may be made to Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island, 1085 North Main St., Providence RI, 02904.