80, of Cranston, passed away on Monday March 25, 2013 at RI Hospital in Providence. She was the beloved wife of the late Daniel O Testa. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Rafaela and Maria (Collozzi) Fraccola. Etta was employed at the former Colibri Manufacturing Company of Cranston for 15 years before retiring, and was a lifelong member and Hon. President of the Madonna Della Valle Society of Cranston and a member of the Tabor Franchi Post of Cranston.
She was the devoted mother of Pamela Chin and her husband Peter of Cranston, Daniel Testa and his wife Dawn of Cranston and David Testa and his wife Laura of Warwick; loving grandmother of Sarah, Carlin, Eric, Julia, Georgia and Abigail. Etta was the sister of the late Albert, Michael “Tony” and Charlie Fraccola, Lucy Yietz and Eva Fellela.
Her funeral will be held on Tuesday at 9 a.m. from the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory, 1278 Park Ave. Cranston, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mary’s Church, 1525 Cranston St. Cranston at 10 a.m.
Interment will be in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.
Visiting hours are Monday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: St. Jude Tribute Program PO Box 1000 Department 142Memphis, TN 38148-0142.