MORETTI, BARBARA L. (A'HEARN), 70, of Ocean Ave., Cranston, passed away on Friday, April 6, 2012. Born in Arlington, MA, she was the beloved daughter of the late Joseph J. and Anna R. (Marcoccio) A'Hearn. Barbara was a clerk for the City of Cranston Highway Department for 32 years before retiring. She was active with Special Olympics Rhode Island; Trudeau Center in Warwick; Edgewood Eagles Football and the Edgewood Little League. Barbara was the devoted mother of Henry Moretti, III of Cranston, Cheryl A. Moretti of New York, NY, Lisa M. Boyes and her husband Robert of Poughkeepsie, NY, Stephen B. Moretti of Cranston, Lt. Col. Christopher S. Moretti, Sr. U.S. Army and his wife Deborah of Fort Bliss, El Paso, TX, Rachel J. Moretti of Cranston and Brian A. Moretti and his partner Steven Miller of Cranston; loving grandmother of Samantha, Lauren, Chelsea, Christopher Jr. and Ashlynn; and dear sister of Patricia Magnone of Scituate, Richard A'Hearn of Smithfield and the late Joseph A'Hearn, Jr. Funeral from the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory, 1278 Park Ave., Cranston on Thursday at 9 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mary's Church, 1525 Cranston St., Cranston at 10 a.m. Interment will be at St. Ann Cemetery in Cranston. VISITING HOURS are Wednesday from 4-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Special Olympics Rhode Island, 370 George Washington Highway, Smithfield, RI 02917. Visit www.nardolillo.com for information and online condolences.
Published in The Providence Journal from Apr. 10 to Apr. 11, 2012