May 17, 2022

Giulietta “Julia” (Parise) Curti


Giulietta “Julia” (Parise) Curti, 100, of East Providence, died peacefully at home on Thursday, December 2,2021, with her loving family by her side.

She was the wife of the late Mario Curti.

Born in Torano Castello, Province of Cosenza, Italy on January 10, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Gennaro F. Parise and the late Giuseppina (Esposito) Parise.

As a young woman she graduated from the comprehensive school of sewing and fashion design in Cosenza, dedicated to teaching the fine art of haute couture sewing in which she excelled with innovation and creativity. Giulietta emigrated to the United States in 1954 and became a citizen.
She was an avid gardener, reader and gourmet cook.
She was a parishioner of Our Lady of Loreto Church

Giulietta is survived by her daughter Alba Curti of East Providence and her son John Curti of East Providence, her nephews Silvio and Gennarro Parise of East Providence, a granddaughter Juliette May of Pawtucket and also her beloved mini dachshunds Lillee and Cocoa.

She was the mother of the late Enrico Curti, sister off the late Giuseppe Parise and the grandmother of the late Haley Jean Curti.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday December 2,2021 at 10:00am in Our Lady of Loreto Church, 346 Waterman Avenue, East Providence.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend.
Calling hours and flowers are respectfully omitted.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Our Lady of Loreto Memorial Fund, 346 Waterman Avenue, East Providence, RI 02914.

Private burial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.


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