Diane R. (Buonfiglio) Tenaglia
July 12, 2011

Diane R. (Buonfiglio) Tenaglia, of Hanover, West Hyannisport and Davie, Florida, passed away on Tuesday, July 12 at the Renaissance Gardens at Linden Ponds in Hingham, surrounded by her loved ones. She was 74 years old. She was the beloved wife of Robert J. Tenaglia Sr., to whom she married on August 6, 1961.

Born in Quincy on December 30, 1936, she was the loving daughter of the late Vincent and Lydia (Bagnulo) Buonfiglio.

She was a graduate of the Woodward School in Quincy class of 1954 and Boston University class of 1958, where she received a BFA in Art. After graduation, she worked as an Elementary Art Teacher in Cohasset. After moving to Hanover, she became an active member and former President of the Hanover Women's Club Juniors and many other civic activities. She was a devoted wife, dedicated mother and loved her family, traveling and art.

Mrs. Tenaglia was the loving mother of Robert Tenaglia, Jr. of Braintree and Dina Mastrocola and her husband Paul of Hanover. She was the cherished grandmother of Justin, Gillian and Eva and the dear sister of the late Vincent Buonfiglio, Jr.

Funeral From the Bolea-Buonfiglio Funeral Home, 116 Franklin Street, Quincy on Saturday July 16 at 9am. Followed by a Funeral Mass at St. John's Church, 44 School Street, Quincy at 10am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held on Friday from 4-8pm. Interment in Blue Hill Cemetery.

 

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