Woonsocket — Francis Vitale, 68 passed away peacefully in Rhode Island Hospital Tuesday, January 21, 2020.
Born in Woonsocket, son of the late Ralph & Marielle (Chartier) Vitale.
Francis loved music he was a self employed entertainer and musician.
He was a graduate of Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA., where he obtained his Bachelor Degree in Music Education.
He enjoyed gardening and his music and loved spending time with his family especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by his two children, Melissa Vitale of Woonsocket, RI and Justin Vitale of Manville, RI. One brother Andre Vitale of Johnston, RI and two sisters Patricia Vitale of Boston, MA. And Marguerite DiBella of Revere, MA. Three grandchildren, Jordan Vitale, Marielle Vitale, and Sophie Vitale.
He was also the brother of the late Martin Vitale.
His funeral and burial are private. The S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home 1583 Diamond Hill Rd. Woonsocket, RI 02895 is in charge of the arrangements.