ROCCIO, JAMES 74, of Milford New Hampshire, formerly of Cranston, passed away on Saturday June 10, 2017 at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in Burlington, MA. He was the husband of Marie B. (Zawistowski) Roccio and father of the late James J. Roccio.
Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Geremia and Anna Mae (Decesaro) Roccio. Jim worked for Kemper Insurance as an insurance adjuster for many years retiring in 2000.
Jim was an avid chef who loved to share his creations with family and friends and also was a member of the Wooden Canoe Association.
Besides his wife he was the brother of Cheryl Ann Roccio, Anna Maria Gesualdi, Michael Roccio, and Joseph Folcarelli, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral from the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory 1278 Park Ave. Cranston on Friday at 9 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Bartholomew’s Church 297 Laure Hill Ave. Providence at 10 a.m. Burial will be in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.
Visiting hours are Thursday from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: St. Patrick Church 34 Amherst St. Milford, NH 03055. Visit NardolilloFH.com for online condolences.