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Florence (Fuccillo) DeGregorio

March 27, 1922 ~ March 13, 2020 (age 97)

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Florence M. DeGregorio passed away at the Bear Hill Healthcare in Stoneham on March 13, 2020. She was 97 years old. Born in East Boston she was the beloved daughter of the late Anna (Nappa) and Massimino Fuccillo. A resident of East Boston for many years she was employed in the security department at Gillette for many years.

She was the devoted wife of the late Michael DeGregorio and the loving mother of Michele Rios and her husband Robert of Saugus. Cherished grandmother of Michael Rios and his wife Hailey of North Andover. Precious great grandmother of Michael Richard. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are cordially invited to attend the visitation from the funeral home on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 from 9:00 to 11:00 AM followed by a funeral mass in St. John the Evangelist Church 320 Winthrop St., Winthrop. Services will conclude with the interment in the Belle Isle section of Winthrop Cemetery. 

Due to the new directive from the State of Massachusetts and the Massachusetts Funeral Director's Association with the current health concerns, the visitation and funeral services will be limited to the CDC recommendation of 25 people or under. Please feel free to send a card to family members, mail a card to the funeral home for the family or send a message on our online guestbook.

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March 18, 2020

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Ernest P. Caggiano & Son Funeral Home
147 Winthrop Street
Winthrop, MA 02152

Mass of Christian Burial
March 18, 2020

11:30 AM
St. John the Evangelist Church
320 Winthrop St.
Winthrop, MA 02152

Interment following funeral service
March 18, 2020

Belle Isle section Winthrop Cemetery
100 Kennedy Rd.
Winthrop, MA 02152


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