Rocco Zanzzini

Obituary of Rocco Zanzzini

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Rocco Zanzzini, 86, of Johnston, passed away on Wednesday, September 21, 2022. Born in New York, he was the son of the late Carmine and Effin Zanzzini. He was the husband of the late Marie (Albanese) Zanzzini.

He was a boxer, trainer, and avid storyteller.

He was the father of Dino Zanzzini. 

On behalf of Rocco's family and friends, we would like to thank Joe, Anthony, John, and Jeannine for all of their support.

A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, September 27, 2022, in the Chapel at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 550 Wampanoag Trail, East Providence, RI, at 11:00am. 

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