Shirley Goldenberg


Goldenberg, Shirley, 87, died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013 at St. Elizabeth Home, East Greenwich.  She was the beloved wife of the late Irving Goldenberg.  Born in Johnston, a daughter of the late Emilio and Susie (Terelli) Ferranti, she had lived in Warwick for 8 years, previously living in West Warwick and Providence.  Shirley was a receptionist for Capuano Sanitary Landfill for many years, retiring over 20 years ago.  Devoted mother of Janice Maggiacomo and her husband, Philip, of Cranston, Jacob Goldenberg and his wife, Elyse, of Exeter, and Marsha Carbone, and her partner, Scott Molloy, of West Kingstown.  Dear sister of Celia Ricci of Cranston and the late Salvatore Ferranti.  Loving grandmother of Lacey, Shana, Daniel, Michael, Sara, and Robbi.  Cherished great grandmother of Jason, Ava, Sophia, Lilianna, Caleb, Jenna, and Bella.  Funeral services will be held TODAY, Sunday, at 11:00 a.m. in SHALOM MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 1100 New London Ave., Cranston.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 245 Waterman St., Providence, RI 02906.  Shiva will be private.


  1. Joseph H. Leylegian
    Oct 27, 2013

    Please accept my sincere condolences to your family.

    Joseph H. Leylegian
    Retired Warwick School teacher

  2. Anthony & lucille Boscia
    Oct 27, 2013

    Jack & Elyse & Family,
    We are sorry to hear of the passing of your Mother.
    Our thoughts and heartfelt Sympathy are with you.
    Anthony & Lucille Boscia

  3. Bette Pitchon
    Oct 28, 2013

    Jack and Elyse: So very sorry to read about your beloved mother’s passing. You have my deepest sympathy. Bette Pitchon

  4. Cheryl Fernstrom
    Oct 28, 2013

    Jack, Elise & Sara:

    So sorry or your loss. It is not easy to lose a mother or grandmother. Please accept my sincerest condolences.

  5. ronnie miller
    Oct 31, 2013

    My deepest sympathy is extended to you all upon the loss of your mom. She was a wonderful kindhearted soul and will sorely be missed. You have truly been blessed to have her for so long. My heart hurts for all of you. Think of you people ofte nand if you want to you can reach me at 4015486116.

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