Catherine "Lena" (DelGreco) DelVecchio,
of Quincy passed away Monday, October 19 at Hancock Park Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Quincy after a brief illness. She was 96 years old and the beloved wife of the late Ugo DelVecchio.
Born in Boston on March 10, 1919, she was the loving daughter, and youngest of five siblings of Costantino & Antonia (Vecchiarella) DelGreco. Mrs. DelVecchio was raised in Anversa degli Abruzzi Italy and settled in Quincy upon returning to the United States as a young woman. She worked for many years as a Seamstress, and her true passion was cooking for her family & friends.
Mrs. DelVecchio was the loving mother of Anthony DelVecchio of East Kingston, NH and Donna Weidner of Plymouth. She was the cherished grandmother of Cara Siegel of Exeter NH, Laura Freeman of Golden, CO & four great-grandchildren. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews & cousins.
A Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at St. John’s Church, 44 School Street, Quincy on Thursday October 22 at 11:30am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held prior to Mass at the Bolea-Buonfiglio Funeral Home, 116 Franklin Street, Quincy from 9:30-11:30am. Interment in Mt. Wollaston Cemetery. w
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