May 15, 2021

Raffaela M. (Ascoli) Micheletti


Raffaela M. (Ascoli) Micheletti, 81, passed away on Thursday, March 4, 2021. She was the beloved wife of the late Paul Micheletti, Jr.

Born in Italy, a daughter of the late Michele Ascoli and Domenica Dimauro, she had resided in Seekonk for over fifty-five years. Raffaela and her late husband, Paul, were the former proprietors of Micheletti’s Restaurant, Seekonk, for twenty-five years.

A devout Catholic, she was a supporter of Catholic Charities and St. Jude Children’s Hospital. She valued the friendships that she made at the Seekonk YMCA and the Seekonk Senior Center, where she enjoyed spending time. Above all, she treasured her beloved family and the moments spent with them.

She leaves four daughters and their spouses, Maria M. and Bruce Fletcher of Plymouth, Massachusetts, Lucia D. and Jack Campbell of Naples, Florida, Ann Maria and John Whitelaw of Seekonk, Paula F. and Don Mooney of Bayfield, Colorado; a brother, Martin Ascoli and his wife, Cindy of North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; a sister, Maria Ascoli and her husband, Donato, of Monza, Italy; ten grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Libra Ascoli.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Monday at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 984 Taunton Ave., Seekonk. Private interment will follow at St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. Due to the current pandemic restrictions, visitation is respectfully omitted. For online condolences please visit:


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