Pezzelli, Lilwen "Ginger" (Thomas)
98, died on January 10, 2021. She was predeceased by her husband Frank, her son Frankie, her son-in-law Albert Tarro, and her sister Anne Parton. Born in the Rhondda Valley, South Wales, U.K., on January 1, 1923, she was the daughter of the late John and Elizabeth Thomas.
Mrs. Pezzelli and her husband were the co-founders and former owners of Brentwood Nursing Home. She was the loving mother of Vicki Tarro of Warwick and Carol Wise (Daniel) of Midlothian, VA. She was the cherished grandmother of Alexandra Kanaczet (Matthew) and Catherine Wise and great-grandmother of Caroline Lilwen and Jack Edward Kanaczet. She is also survived by many family members in Great Britain and Rhode Island.
Her family gratefully acknowledges management and staff at Cedar Crest Nursing Centre who lovingly cared for her in her final years. If desired, and because she loved books and children, contributions may be made in her memory to Warwick Public Library, 600 Sandy Lane, Warwick, RI 02889, for use in the Children's Department.
Her funeral and burial will be private. Arrangements by THE URQUHART-MURPHY FUNERAL HOME.www.murphyfuneralhomes.org