Delores M. Colantonio


Delores M. Colantonio, 86, of Crystal Drive, Warwick, RI passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022 at Brentwood Nursing Home, Warwick, RI. She was the wife of the late Francis Colantonio, Sr. She was born in East Providence, the daughter of the late Jesse Perry, Jr. and Mary T. (Andrade) Perry. Delores was a communicant of St. Kevin’s Church in Warwick. She was the loving mother of Francis Colantonio, Jr. and his wife Patricia, Timothy Colantonio and his wife Lisa and Marc Colantonio and his wife Tracy. Devoted grandmother of Michael and Patrick (wife Idida), Lori-Ann Baker, Deanna Reuter (husband Ryan), and Danielle (husband Cody) Grassi, one great- granddaughter Lenna Grassi and many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Dorothy Perry, Jesse Perry, III, Joseph Perry, Edward Perry and Gladys (Perry) Mohart. A visitation will be held Monday, January 31, 2022 from 9-11 am in the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Avenue, Warwick with a Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon in St. Kevin Church, Sandy Lane. Burial will be in RI Veterans’ Cemetery, Exeter. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis TN 38148, will be appreciated. Information and condolences, visit