Obituary: James Riccio, Bristol Assistant Fire Chief

  • Source: EastBayRI
  • Published: 06/25/2024 12:00 AM

James F. Riccio Jr. (Jim), 76, of Bristol, passed away peacefully at his home on Tuesday, June 18, 2024. He was the loving husband of Elizabeth (Scott) Riccio and the late Linda (Sartrys) Riccio. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late James "Fred" and Stephanie (Zbyszewski) Riccio. Jim was a lifelong resident of Bristol. Jim's commitment to service was a cornerstone of his life. He served our nation with honor as a member of the US Army Special Forces, Green Berets. Upon returning to Bristol, he continued his service to the community, dedicating an impressive 54 years to the Bristol Fire Department as an Assistant Fire Chief and a member of Dreadnaught Hook, Ladder & Hose Company No. 1.


We welcome comments from registered users. Comments are solely the responsibility of those who post them; their viewpoints are not endorsed by the Daily Dispatch and (read more)
ship name
no comments have been added

Sign up to subscribe to custom state Daily Dispatch emails for free

click to subscribe