Tammy L. (Bennett) Cotoia, 54, passed away on Monday, March 20, 2017 at Kent Hospital of Warwick, RI. She was the wife of John P. Cotoia of Cranston, RI. Born in Warwick, RI she is the daughter of Alice A. (Bellwood) Bennett and the late Robert Thornton Bennett.
Tammy was a devoted mother to her children and her pet cats. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, summer days, especially at Quonnie Beach in Charlestown, RI, family vacations, and the trips she took to many European countries.
Besides her husband and mother she is survived by three children: John P. Cotoia, Alicia T. Cotoia and Cheryl L. Cotoia all of Cranston, RI; two siblings: Robert T. Bennett (wife Lisa) of Coventry, RI and Allyson R. Corriveau (husband Michael) of Coventry, RI.
The family would like to extend their gratitude to the staff at Kent Hospital in Warwick for the compassion and professional care during Tammy's illness.
Funeral from Carpenter-Jenks Funeral Home & Crematory, 659 East Greenwich Avenue, West Warwick, RI at 8:30 AM followed with a funeral service at St. David On The Hill, 200 Meshanticut Valley Parkway, Cranston, RI on Thursday, March 23 at 10:00 AM. Burial to follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Coventry, RI. Calling hours will be Wednesday from 4:00 to 8:00 PM.