NORTH ATTLEBORO – Norma M. Corvese, 89, of North Attleboro passed away peacefully on Monday June 13, 2016 at Philip Hulitar Hospice House in Providence, RI surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of Mariano Corvese, Jr. for over 70 years.
She was born on August 6, 1926 daughter to Harry and Esther (Jillson) Rowles.
Norma grew up in Providence and attended Central High School and moved to North Attleboro in 1965.
In Pawtucket, she worked as an assistant foreman for many years at the M & F Case before retiring at age 62.
She was a devoted homemaker and raised her children and took care of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Norma loved to grocery shop and enjoyed cooking and making fabulous pizza.
Besides her husband Norma is survived by two children: David Corvese and wife Elaine of Attleboro and Marsha Laflamme of Manville, RI; four grandchildren: Lisa LaFratta of North Attleboro, Lora Costinos of Attleboro, Heather Laflamme of Lincoln, RI and Jeffrey Laflamme of Newton and six great-grandchildren: Samantha, Ali, Haleigh, Nicholas, Sophia and Dominic.
She was sister of the late Harry Rowles, Jr.
Visiting hours will be Monday, June 20, from 5-8pm in the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove St., North Attleboro. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mark’s Parish, 105 Stanley St., Attleboro Falls on Tuesday, June 21 at 10 a.m. Burial will be at St. Ann’s Cemetery, 73 Church St. Cranston, RI at 1pm.