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CARNEGIS, JAMES, 76, of Providence, passed away peacefully on Monday surrounded by the love of his family. He was the husband of the late Dolores (Silvestro) Carnegis and the late Evelyn (Mainelli) Carnegis.

Born in Providence, he was the son of the late John and Zoe (Karvelis) Carnegis. He was a graduate of Providence College and an Army Veteran of the Korean era.

James, a Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter, worked in the insurance industry for over 50 years, employed by many firms including Peerless Insurance, Abington Mutual and most recently as the Southern New England Marketing Specialist for Casco Indemnity of Maine.

James was a warm, charismatic, and caring man, who enjoyed life and in the process touched so many lives, both professionally and personally, but he found his greatest joy surrounded by his family.

James is survived by his children, Stephen Tamborelli, John Carnegis, Roberta Meier and James Carnegis; 7 grandchildren, Stephen, Deanna, Jacob, Grace, Rachel, Zoe, and Rebecca; and a sister, Alice Carnegis. He was the brother of the late Nicholas Carnegis.

Calling hours Thursday, 4-8 PM in the A.A. MARIANI and Son Funeral Home, 200 Hawkins St., Providence. Funeral Friday at 8:45 AM. Funeral Service at 10 AM in the Church of The Annunciation, 175 Oaklawn Ave. Cranston. Burial in Highland Memorial Park, Johnston. In lieu of flowers, donations in James's memory to Home and Hospice Care of RI, 1085 N. Main St., Providence, RI 02904. WWW.MARIANIANDSON.COM.

Published in The Providence Journal on Jan. 27, 2010
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