Yolanda Coscia (Colantuone), life-long resident of East Boston, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family after a brief illness on Tuesday June 4th in her 99th year.
Beloved wife of the late Ferdinando Coscia.
Devoted mother of Joseph G. Coscia and his wife Dorothy of Winthrop, Richard R. Coscia and his wife Carol of Winthrop, Mary Mader and her husband Douglas of NH, Joann Coscia of East Boston and the late Fred A. Coscia.
Cherished grandmother of 9 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.
Family and friends will honor Yolanda's life by gathering at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home 971 Saratoga St., East Boston on Friday June 7th from 4-8PM and again on Saturday morning at 8:30AM before leaving in funeral procession to St. Joseph-St. Lazarus Church 59 Ashley St., East Boston for a 10AM funeral mass in celebration of Yolanda's life. Services will conclude with Yolanda being entombed with her beloved husband at Holy Cross Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to one of Yolanda's favorite charities: Alzheimer's Association 309 Waverly Oaks Rd., Waltham, MA 02452.
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