EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

May 14, 2013

Grace Chiaramida, 96


Methuen, MA — Grace (Spinella) Chiaramida, beloved wife of the late Savario J. Chiaramida, passed away Saturday, May 11, 2013, at the Nevins Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Methuen. She was the daughter of the late Frank and Lucy (Romano) Spinella of Shawsheen.

Grace was educated in the Andover school system and worked as a seamstress for William Barry for a number of years. She also volunteered at the former Bon Secours Hospital in Methuen and was a parishioner of Holy Rosary Church in Lawrence.

Grace will be greatly missed by her children, Angela Cyr of Danville, N.H., Joseph Chiaramida and his wife, Rebecca of Odenton, Md., and Lucille Ducharme and her husband, John of Methuen; her siblings, Sam of Maine, and Constance of California. She also leaves six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was pre deceased by her brothers, Anthony, Lawrence, John and Joseph; and sisters, Anne, Vincenca and Mary.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Thursday, May 16, 2013, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Cataudella Funeral Home 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. Her funeral service will follow the conclusion of visiting hours at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be in Bellevue Cemetery, Lawrence. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her memory to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA, 22312. For directions and online condolences, please visit www.cataudellafh.com.