50, of Cranston, passed away on Thursday December 6, 2012. Born in Providence he was the son of the late Pasquale and Rose (Pennine) Salvagna.
Robert served on the Board of Directors and was the lead shipper for Cranston Arc. He also worked in food service for Sodexo, Inc. Robert was very active in the Special Olympics.
He is survived by his loving siblings, Madeline Rebello of Providence, Brian Salvagna of Providence, and Pasquale Salvagna, Jr. of Heath, Ohio. He is also survived by two nieces and six grand-nieces and nephews.
His funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 9 a.m. in the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory, 1278 Park Avenue, Cranston. Interment will be in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. VISITING HOURS Monday 4-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Cranston Arc Development Office, 111 Comstock Parkway, Cranston, R.I. 02921.