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Bertha Leonarte

January 4, 1933 ~ August 12, 2020 (age 87)


Leonarte, Bertha, of East Boston, passed away on Wednesday, August 12, 2020.

Devoted mother of Jose Esperon and wife Judith, Francisco Esperon and wife Ester Awnetwant, and Rosa Esperon.

Dear sister of Nemesia, Jose, Gaspar, and pre-deceased by two sisters.

Also survived by her many cherished grandchildren. 

Family and friends will honor Bertha's life by gathering at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga Street, (Orient Heights) East Boston on Sunday, August 16th, from 11:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. A graveside service will be held on Monday, August 17th at 1:00 P.M. at Lakeside Cemetery in Wakefield. Please go directly to the cemetery and meet at the gate. 

Bertha was born in Lima, Peru on January 4, 1933. She came to the United States in 1965 and settled in East Boston. Bertha worked as a library administrator. She passed away on Wednesday in her home. May she rest in peace.

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August 16, 2020

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Ruggiero Family Memorial Home
971 Saratoga Street
East Boston, MA 02128

Graveside Service
August 17, 2020

1:00 PM
Lakeside Cemetery
501 North Ave.
Wakefield, MA 01880

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