Robert F Kittell
Warren - Robert F. Kittell, 89, of Warren, died peacefully, Tuesday ,April 17, 2018 at Rhode Island Hospital . He was the husband of Arliene ( Paulin) Kittell and also husband of the late Vivian ( Barber) Kittell.
He was born inProvidence a son of the late Charles F. and Catherine (Taylor) Kittell.
Robert was a Lineman and Crew Leader for the former Narragansett Electric Company , now National Grid, for over 39 years before retiring.
Mr. Kittell , was a Corporal in the U.S. Army , serving as a Medical Technician during the Korean War.
Robert was a Warren resident for over 70 years, coming from Providence , he was a parishioner of St. Thomas the Apostle Church. He was an avid car enthusiast, he also enjoyed sailing. Mr. Kittell was a member of the Bristol County Elks # 1860, a member of the American Legion and the V.F.W.
Besides his wife he is survived by his children Kathryn Kittell of Warren, and Keith E. Kittell of Warren, a brother Edward Kittell of Cranston. He was the grandfather of Michael and Katie Marie DiOrio, also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Mr. Kittell was the father of the late Robert Kittell and Cynthia Kittell.
He was the brother of the late Wesley Kittell.
His funeral will be held Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 9:00am from the SMITH FUNERAL and MEMORIAL SERVICES, 8 Schoolhouse Road, Warren, RI, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00am in t. Thomas the Apostle Church, 500 Metacom Avenue, Warren. Burial with Military Honors will be in the Glenwood Cemetery, East Greenwich, RI.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend, calling hours are Monday, April 23, 2018 from 5-8pm.