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Obituary for Robert Wayne Gaccione

Robert Wayne Gaccione, 71, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on October 3, 2020.

Wayne leaves behind his daughters, Bonni Gaccione, Sheila Payne, and Lori Getchell; his six grandchildren, Derrick and Colin Payne, Shiane, Jaicee, Cody, and Justin Getchell. He was soon to be a great-grandfather to baby Getchell. He also leaves behind his brothers, Kenny, Tommy, Eugene, Angelo, Paul, David, Michael, Joe and Keith Gaccione and his sisters, Rosemary Serpa, Linda Gaccione, Tina Goldberg, and Laurialye Johnson.
Wayne was predeceased in death by his sons-in-law, Derrick A Payne Sr. and Jerry E Getchell; his parents, Nunzio and Margaret Gaccione; his sisters, Deborah Langston, Kim Marie Brown and Anna Kenyon; and his brother Jimmy Gaccione.

Wayne was employed as a painter for many years and also worked at Green Plastics in Hope Valley.

He loved listening to country music, canning, gardening, and cooking for his family and friends.
We will remember him for his kind heart, wicked sense of humor, and his easy-going personality. He will be dearly missed by all.

All services will be private. Gaffney-Dolan Funeral home, 59 Spruce St., Westerly is in care of the arrangements. For online condolences please visit