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Salvatore F. Chiaradio

September 17, 1933 ~ February 6, 2018 (age 84)

Salvatore F. Chiaradio, 84, of Boylston Street, Westerly, passed away on Tuesday afternoon, February 6, 2018 surrounded by his loving family at the Apple Rehab-Clipper Home of Westerly. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Linda A. (Clark) Chiaradio of Westerly, three sons, Jeff, Tim and Bill, two daughters, Deb and Diana, seven grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren with one on the way, his sister, Rita Chester and many nieces and nephews. He was pre-deceased by two brothers, Cosmo “Tuffy” Chiaradio and Dominic “Dolly” Chiaradio and his sister, Rose Holland.

Mr. Chiaradio was born in Westerly on September 17, 1933, the son of the late Serafino and Mary (Abosso) Chiaradio. Salvatore served for four years in the United States Air Force during the Korean War. He became a senior welder at Electric Boat in Groton for many years.

A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 10:00 am at St. Pius X Church, 44 Elm Street, Westerly. There will be no procession from the funeral home. Burial will take place at St. Sebastian Cemetery, Westerly. Calling hours are respectfully omitted. Funeral services are under the direction of Rushlow-Iacoi Funeral Home & Crematory, 64 Friendship Street, Westerly. For online condolences, please go to

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 181 Putnam Pike, Johnston, RI 02919.

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