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Anthony Francis Urban

11/19/1955 - 03/01/2021

Obituary For Anthony Francis Urban

Anthony Francis Urban, 65, of Warren, passed away peacefully on Monday, March 1, 2021, at HopeHealth Hulitar Hospice Center in Providence, surrounded by his loving family.

He was the husband of Nancy E. (Vargas) Urban.

Born in Fall River, MA, he was the son of Sophie (Rodzen) Urban of Warren, RI, and the late Michael J. Urban.

Mr. Urban had worked as an engineer for Honeywell Corp., for 35 years, retiring in 2015. He was a Communicant of St. Alexanders Church, where he also served as a chairperson for the Italian Festival. He was a member of the Polish Club and served on the Warren Zoning Board. He enjoyed carpentry. His greatest pleasure was spending time with his grandchildren and attending his childrens sporting events, having never missed a game.

Besides his wife and mother, he is survived by four sons, Anthony F. Urban II of Warren, RI, Christian M. Urban and his wife Lauren of Swansea, MA, Jared D. Urban and his fiancé Chelsea Corrente of Warren, RI, and Matthew P. Urban and his fiancé Lyndsey Hicks of Warren, RI, a brother, Michael J. Urban of Bristol, RI, a sister, Mary J. Hanley of Bristol, RI and two grandchildren, Riley R. Urban and Teagan L. Urban.

Private Mass of Christian Burial at St. Alexander Church, 218 Main Street, Warren RI, at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday March 6, 2021.

Private burial at St. Mary of the Bay Cemetery to follow.

Calling hours are omitted.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to HopeHealth Hulitar Hospice Center, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI, 02904, or to the Rhode Island SPCA, 186 Amaral Street, Riverside, RI, 02915.

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Arrangements are by Smith Funeral & Memorial Services, 8 Schoolhouse Road, Warren, RI.

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Nancy and family, please accept are deepest condolences in the loss of your husband Anthony. No words can make your grief easier. Out thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very sad time. Love, John and Alicia and family
- Marc Thomas
John and Phyllis Salamon wish to send our deepest sympathy to Mike's whole family. Loosing a loved one is never easy. We loved his wit and good humor.
- Marc Thomas
My deepest sympathy to the Urban family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
- Marc Thomas
My heart is saddened by my friend passing. This man of integrity brought so much to my life with encouragement and blessings for our God . The kindness I could always count on and enjoy. May you rest until I see you again! Jeff Boissonneault Honeywell March 3, 2021
- Marc Thomas
To the entire Urban family, I was so sorry to hear about the passing of your husband and father. My sympathy and thoughts have been with all of you.
- Marc Thomas
My deepest condolences to you and your family. It was my pleasure working with tony over the past couple of years. Thoughts and prayers.
- Marc Thomas
I was sorry to read of Anthony's passing in the Times. My condolences to the entire family.
- Marc Thomas
My condolences to the Urban family.
- Marc Thomas

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