Rita M. (Wilkins) Manuppelli


Rita M. (Wilkins) Manuppelli, 91, of Warwick passed away, March 6, 2014 at the Westview Nursing Home. She was the beloved wife of the late Samuel Manuppelli.

She was a daughter of the late Charles and Leona (Casey) Wilkins. She was formerly employed as a screen printer for Amtrol for 12 years before retiring.

Rita was a foster child of the late Vincent and Mary Robio and is survived by two sons, Samuel Manuppelli, Jr. and his wife, Dorothy, of Buffalo, New York and James Manuppelli and his wife, Donna, of Warwick. She was the sister of the late Dorothy Fague.

Her funeral will be held Monday, March 10, at 10 a.m. from the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Ave. with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Clement Church, Long Street at 11 a.m. Burial will be in Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, Exeter. Visitation will be Monday 9:30-10:30 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to Westview Activities Fund, 239 Legris Avenue, West Warwick, RI 02893, will be appreciated. Information and condolences, visit TheQuinnFuneralHome.com


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