Mary G. Larice, 96, Bristol


Mary G. Larice, 96, of Greylock Road, Bristol, died Friday, June 27, at the Grace Barker Nursing Center, Warren.

Born in Bristol and a lifelong resident, she was a daughter of the late Felice and Francesca (Minichino) Larice. Ms. Larice was a graduate of Colt Memorial High School, class of 1936 and a graduate of Rhode Island College in 1940 with a Bachelor's degree in elementary education. Miss Larice was a first and second grade teacher for 43 years with the Bristol School Department, first at the Oliver School for most of her career and then at the Byfield School for the last 10 years, retiring in 1975.

Ms. Larice was a communicant of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Bristol, and a member of the Rosary and Altar Society at the church. She was also a member of the Hope Circle, Daughters of Isabella and the International Sunshine Club, both in Bristol, and enjoyed spending time at the Hamilton House Senior Center in East Providence.

She is survived by a niece, Jane R. Marzotto and her husband Kevin of North Easton, Mass., and several cousins. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Rebecca Rinaldi.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a graveside service, Wednesday, July 2, at 11 a.m. in St. Mary's Cemetery, Chestnut Street, Bristol. Visiting hours are respectfully omitted. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Bristol Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 775, Bristol, RI  02809.

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