Page, Emily (Sckettini) of Beech Avenue, Cranston, died peacefully on Saturday March 23rd surrounded by her family at the Scandinavian Nursing Home. Emily lived in Cranston for 70 years. She worked at Don’s Restaurant on Pontiac Avenue in Cranston for over 30 years. She was the wife of the late Philip A. Page. Born in the Bronx, New York on March 27, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Melina (Agnini) Sckettini and Silvio Sckettini. She is survived by her son Philip R. Page and his wife Mary of Johnston, Rhode Island and her daughter Dianne McLellan and her husband Wayne of Coventry, Rhode Island. She was the sister of the late Evelyn Hetherington and Margaret "Margie" Lemme. She was the grandmother of four: Christine Ortoleva and her husband Dr. Matthew Ortoleva, Philip J. "PJ" Page and his wife Stephenie, Eric McLellan and Shannon Hayle and her husband Geraghty. She also leaves eight great grandchildren whom she adored. Emily enjoyed bingo, sewing, crocheting and making delicious cheese cakes. Above all, though she deeply enjoyed her time with her family, especially as she began to welcome grandchildren and great grandchildren into her life. Hosting a Sunday gathering for the family was the best way to spend an afternoon. Emily was a communicant of St. Matthew’s Church and her faith and constant prayers for her beloved family were always part of her life. Her funeral will be held on Wednesday at 8:45am from The Butterfield Chapel 500 Pontiac Avenue Cranston followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Matthews Church in Cranston at 10:00am. Burial will follow in the Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery in Exeter. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 5:00-8:00pm.
Barbara Hardy - 03/25/2013
Phillip & Mary, I'm so sorry to hear of your loss of your mother. I work with your dad at Sealol. Your mom and dad were good freinds of Walter and Bernadette and would go out on friday nights. May she rest in peace. I will keep her in my prayers.
Dorothea Ortoleva Merola - 03/25/2013
To all of Emily's family,
My heartfelt sympathy goes out to all of you.She was a lovely person with a smile and kind word for everyone. I have missed her presence at family functions and know she wanted to be there. Rest in peace dear lady.
Jim Mclellan, - 03/25/2013
My Sympathy goes out to your family, She was such a close friend of Mom's and she will be welcomed into heaven with open arms.
Ed & Gail Hobin - 03/25/2013
She was a warm & loving lady. Our thoughts & prayers go out to her family. She will be sadly missed, but lives on in her beautiful family.
joseph smith - 03/27/2013
I am so sorry to hear of your mothers passing . She was a wonderful women. Our prayers go out to all of you . Joseph & Cynthia Smith
Tom Fitz-Simon Jr. - 02/09/2015
So sorry for your loss,I delivered your mom,s news paper for years,as well as her waiting on myself and family at Don,s restaurant..on my way to work at the pub, and IMH..May she rest in peace,,god bless..TOM