Paul John Marandola Jr

  • "Diane, we want to express our sincere condolences to you..."
    - Diane Gebhart
  • "Janet, I am sad. Farther Forcier remembered you in morning..."
  • "To Lauren, Deanna, Paul, Mrs. Marandola, our dear friends..."
    - Audrey & David Hoyos
  • "My condolences go out to the Marandola family. RIP Paul"
    - Bartone Ben
  • "I was in Scouts with Paul the year he made Eagle Scout back..."
    - Richard Bruzzese

MARANDOLA, PAUL JOHN JR. 59, of Providence, RI, passed away February 20, 2014 at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, MA. Born April 29th, 1954 in Providence, he was a son of Ann (Spinella) Marandola and the late Paul John Marandola Sr.; and husband of Lauren (DelBonis) Marandola. In addition to his parents and wife, he is survived by his two loving children: Paul Thomas Marandola, and Deanna Marie Marandola; his four siblings: Cheryl A. Pagliarini, Diane S. Costantino, Steven M. Marandola, and Janet E. Smith; his wife's two children Alexander and Kaitlyn McNally; and his 16 nieces and nephews all of whom he loved dearly. Paul worked for the City of Providence for 37 years and was passionate about his work there and the Union. He served on many leadership positions and committees including Housing Program Coordinator for the Department of Planning and Development; the Secretary-Treasurer for the Public Employees', Local Union 1033, LIUNA; local union steward; The City of Providence/Local Union 1033 Safety Committee; Trustee of The RI Public Employees' Health Services Fund and of The RI Public Employees' Legal Services Fund; Delegate to The RI Laborers' District Council; Delegate to The Providence Central Federated Council. He was also a proud Eagle Scout. People would describe Paul as a loving, giving, selfless man with an enormous heart. His passion for family, gardening, and life was admired by everyone who knew him. We will all miss him dearly. Visitation will be held Monday, 4-7 p.m. with funeral services on Tuesday at 9 a.m. from the PONTARELLI-MARINO Home, 971 Branch Avenue, Providence. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. in Blessed Sacrament Church, 179 Academy Avenue, Providence, followed by burial in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the , P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101. For online condolences, visit :
Published in The Providence Journal on Feb. 23, 2014
Paul John Marandola
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