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John William Bruno

September 10, 1938 ~ August 3, 2021 (age 82)


John W. Bruno, 82, of Bristol passed away peacefully in Bristol on August 3, 2021. He was the husband of the late Mary Ann (Comazzi) Bruno.

Born in New York, NY, he was the son of the late Anthony and Helen (Sokozovic) Bruno.

John was the Queens, NY Gold Glove Boxing Champion in 1957. He was an avid Elvis fan. John also loved spending time with his friends especially backyard activities.

John is survived by his sister Laura Ferrauanti (Joseph). He also leaves behind his close friend Karen Alegria Cook and her daughters Katarina and Meghan.

In death John is reunited with his beloved Mary Ann and his parents.

Funeral services from the Sansone Funeral Home, 192 Wood Street, Bristol Monday August 16, 2021 at 9:00 AM with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 141 State Street, Bristol. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Chestnut Street, Bristol.

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Funeral services from
August 16, 2021

9:00 AM
Sansone Funeral Home
192 Wood Street
Bristol, RI 02809

with a Mass of Christian Burial
August 16, 2021

10:00 AM
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church
141 State St.
Bristol, RI 02809

August 16, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Mary's Cemetery
Chestnut Street
Bristol, RI

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