Dolores G. Amitrano, RN, 74, of Sauga Avenue, North Kingstown, passed away June 29, 2012 at home.
Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Rose (Papa) Amitrano; aunt of Elaine C. Colaneri; great-aunt of John "Jack" Colaneri and his wife Michelle and their son Michael; sister of the late Corrine "Dee Dee" Mercurio and Carolyn "Carrie" Colaneri.
Dolores was a 1958 graduate of RI Hospital School of Nursing and received her Bachelors and Masters degrees in nursing from Boston University. She was a charge nurse of pediatrics at RI Hospital, nursing coordinator at The Child Development Center at RI Hospital, professor of nursing at RI College, coordinator of the nursing program at Miriam Hospital, and nursing coordinator at the Groden Center until her retirement.
Visitation and funeral services will be held Thursday, 9-10 a.m. followed by a service at 10 a.m. in the PONTARELLI-MARINO Home, 971 Branch Avenue, Providence. Burial will be in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. www.pontarellimarinofunerals.com