78, of Greene, passed away Monday at Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. He was the beloved husband of Josephine M. (Gil) Rezendes. Born in Coventry, he was a son of the late Manuel and Georgiana (Morris) Rezendes.
Mr. Rezendes was an Engineer for General Dynamics Corp. until his retirement and had served in The United States Army during the Korean War. He was a life member of VFW Post 9404 in Coventry, DAV Post 9 and the Korean War Veterans Association West Bay Chapter 2. He was also a member of the Holy Ghost Society in West Warwick and the Coventry Veterans Counsel.
He was the caring father in law of Harry A. Hall of Greene. Loving grandfather of Evan M. Hall of Florida and Ryan M. Hall of Cumberland. Caring brother of Ernest Rezendes and Dorothy Tedeschi both of West Warwick, John Rezendes of Woburn, MA, Amelia Nolan of Sheldon Springs, VT and the late Manuel Rezendes. He was the father of the late Georgianna J. Hall.
His funeral will be held Monday at 8:45 am from THE PRATA-MURPHY FUNERAL HOME, 78 Providence Street, West Warwick with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am in SS John & Paul Church, South Main Street, Coventry. Burial, with full military honors, will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, West Greenwich. Relatives and friends are invited and may call Sunday 2-5 pm.
In lieu of flowers, gifts in his memory to The Georgianna Hall Memorial Trust, 228 Camp Westwood Road, Greene, RI 02827 would be appreciated.
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