Cleta Ann (Santosuosso) Tassinary
July 18, 2014

Cleta Ann (Santosuosso) Tassinary, a lifelong resident of North Quincy, passed away Friday, July 18 at the John Adams HealthCare Center in Quincy. She was 87 years old.

Born in Boston on February 21, 1927, she was the loving daughter of the late Joseph & Fannie (DelloRusso) Santosuosso. Mrs. Tassinary was a graduate of North Quincy High School and a longtime City of Quincy Employee. She most recently retired from the Quincy Council on Aging and was an active Communicant of Sacred Heart Church.

Her family would like to extend their sincerest gratitude to the staff at the John Adams HealthCare Center for their exceptional care and making her feel right at home with her “second family”.

Mrs. Tassinary was the loving mother of Gary Tassinary & his wife Darlene of Kittery, ME and the late Frances Tassinary. She was the dear sister of Eleanor Dawkins of AZ and the dear friend of the late Nicholas Panarelli.

Arrangements are being made by the Bolea-Buonfiglio Funeral Home, 116 Franklin Street in Quincy. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday July 21 at 10:30am at Sacred Heart Church, 386 Hancock Street in N. Quincy. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting hours are being omitted. Interment in Mount Wollaston Cemetery.

Donations may be made in Mrs. Tassinary’s memory to the Quincy Animal Shelter, 56 Broad Street, Quincy MA 02169.


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