Viola (Cunard) Palumbo, 85, of Violet Court passed away on August 9, 2018 at Silver Creek Manor. She was the wife of Angelo C. Palumbo.
Born in Bristol, she was the daughter of the late Manuel and Mary (Pacheco) Cunard. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children Jane Palumbo, Richard Palumbo, Alan Palumbo and his wife Barbara and grandchildren Adam Palumbo, Richard Palumbo, Michael Palumbo, Jeffrey Palumbo, Samantha Palumbo and Sean Palumbo. She was the sister of Patricia Barone, Nancy Cunard and the late Mary Mederos, Manuel Cunard, Henry “Tootsie” Cunard, Henry Cunard and Delores Oliver.
Mrs. Palumbo was a communicant of St. Elizabeth’s Church and a member of the Holy Rosary Sodality.
Her funeral services will be held Saturday, August 18th, 9:30 AM from the George Lima Funeral Home 367 High Street with a Mass of Christian Burial, 11 AM at St. Elizabeth’s Church 577 Wood Street. Burial will follow in North Burial Ground.
Calling hours are Friday 4 - 8 PM.
Memorial donations may be made to: Silver Creek Activities Fund 7 Creek Lane Bristol RI 02809 or Bristol Fire & Rescue PO Box 775 Bristol RI 02809.