Elvera (Parrillo) Pellegrino, age 95, of Hollywood Beach, FL (formerly of Johnston RI) passed away on September 20, 2017, two days before her 96th birthday. She was the wife of the late Matthew Pellegrino.
Anyone who knew Vera knew her love for cooking, farming and being surrounded by her family. Her door was always open and you never left her home hungry. She has left her family with many wonderful memories and traditions to carry on.
She is survived by her children, Elaine Colapietro, Vincent Pellegrino and Patricia Lombardi. Grandchildren: Kimberly Cappelli, Rene Craveiro, Christine Pellegrino, Marlana Laubinger, Jaclyn Brock, Matthew Lombardi and Nicholas Pellegrino. Great-grandchildren: Jenna Craveiro, Ava Pellegrino, Britt and Nolan Laubinger, Greyson Brock, Indigo Pellegrino and Vivian Lombardi.
Her family privately reunited her with her husband Matthew Pellegrino on October 2nd at the Veterans Cemetery in Exeter Rhode Island.