Lawrence, MA — Widow of Carmelo Fantauzzi, Aurora Diaz Fantuazzi died at home with her family at her bedside. Aurora was born in Arroyo, Puerto Rico. She moved to Lawrence in 1961 and she was committed to raising her children. Her family remembers her as a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was noted for her cooking and caring for others. Aurora was a parishioner of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church where she would worship most Sundays. She enjoyed singing.
She is survived by children, Luz Delia Fantauzzi of Florida, Alberto Fantauzzi of Boston, Luz Maria Fantauzzi of Bradford, Michael Angel Fantauzzi of Connecticut, Sonia Rodriguez of Lawrence, and Lucy Fantauzzi Colon of Woburn. She was predeceased by children, Carmelo, Jr. and Jose Luis Fantauzzi. She is also survived by 26 grandchildren, 43 great-grandchildren, and many great-great-grandchildren.
ARRANGEMENTS: A funeral Mass will be offered Monday, May 6, 2013, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Lawrence. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery, Lawrence. Friends may call Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Farrah Funeral Home, 133 Lawrence St., Lawrence, MA.