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December 29, 2012

Barbara Deacy, 83


Methuen, MA. — Barbara (Ravgiala) Deacy, 83, of Methuen, Massachusetts passed away on December 24, 2012.

She was born September 17, 1929, in Lawrence, Massachusetts, to the late Peter and Mary (Repecko) Ravgiala. Barbara was a 1947 graduate of Searle's High School in Methuen and attended New England College in Henniker, New Hampshire. She worked in retail and fashion and was an accomplished artist in oils and acrylics. She leaves her children Barbara Dawn Deacy of Boca Raton, Florida, Richard and

Adam Deacy, both of Methuen, and her step daughter Deborah Deacy of California; her grandchildren Trisha Deacy and Adam Deacy, Jr., both of Boston, and her sisters: Joanne Ravgiala of Portsmouth, New Hampshire; Gail Ravgiala of Boston; and Dorothy Tibbetts of Williamsburg, Virginia. She also leaves several beloved nieces and nephews. Barbara was predeceased by her brother Richard Ravgiala.

ARRANGEMENTS: A memorial service will be held at a later time and will be announced.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice Foundation, 800 west Cummings Park, Ste 3400, Woburn, MA