The Obit For Paul Fiore

Paul Fiore

Published in The Providence Journal on July 30, 2010


FIORE, PAUL V., 76, of East Greenwich died Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at home.

Mr. Fiore was born in Providence, the son of the late Paul J. and Irene (Mulholland) Fiore.

He was an extremely talented baseball player at St. Raphael Academy in Pawtucket and Boston College. He was then drafted by the Washington Senators of the American League and played in their farm system. After a career as a jockey's agent at Narragansett Racetrack, and Suffolk Downs Mr. Fiore went on to coach baseball and hockey at Brown University and Bryant University for many years. Mr. Fiore was a United States Army Veteran of the Korean War.

Mr. Fiore is survived by his son Kyle C. Fiore, of Martha's Vineyard, Ma, his sisters, Agnes M. Jonas of Enfield Ct, Rosemarie McCurdy, of Swansea Ma, Jeanne M. Toole, of Seekonk Ma, Maureen Loiselle and Dorothy Mercure both of North Providence. He also leaves several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. Mr. Fiore was the brother of the late Claire Macomb.

There will be A Mass of Christian Burial for Mr. Fiore Saturday July 31, at 11:30am in the Holy Name of Jesus Church, 99 Camp St, Providence. His calling hours will be Saturday morning from 9:30 am until 11:00am in the Manning-Heffern Funeral Home, 68 Broadway, Pawtucket. The burial will be in Mt. St. Mary's Cemetery, Pawtucket. Relatives and friends are invited. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Program in Women's

Oncology, Dr. Robert Legare,

1 Blackstone Place, Providence RI, 02905. manningheffern.com