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Benjamin DiMascolo, 74, of Seekonk, Ma. died at his home on Thursday, August 4, 2016. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Jennie (Lorello) and Hugo DiMascolo. He was the devoted companion to Deb Brady for over thirty one years.
Ben graduated from Cranston High School in 1960 and went on to achieve a Bachelor’s degree from URI in 1964. He worked at Massachusetts Electric in Marketing/Sales. and was a Rotary Club member.
Benjamin was blessed with children; Maria (Robert) Rossi of Raynham, MA, Anthony (Sunantha) DiMascolo Seattle, Wa., Deb Brady’s son; Edward of Seekonk and the late Lisa DiMascolo.
He leaves his sister Jan Lamond and brother Hugo DiMascolo of Cranston, RI. He will be missed by his grandchildren Julia, Lisa and Chonlada DiMascolo, Chonticha Sumattra and David Dipinto along with many nephews and nieces.
Family and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass for Benjamin on Thursday August 11, 2016 10:00am at The Church of St. Mary, 538 Broadway, Providence, RI 02909. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers Memorial Donations may be made to The Church of St. Mary, 538 Broadway. Providence, RI 02909