Margareci (Palermo), Josephine P. "Tootsie" of Saugus formerly of East Boston passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on October 1, 2021.
Devoted wife of over 68 years to Michael Margareci.
Beloved mother of Paula Margareci of Saugus, Michael Margareci and wife Susan of N.H.
Dear sister of the late Guiseppina Palermo, Agrippino Palermo, Ignazio Palermo, Vincenza Colangeli, Pauline Dorazio and Joseph Palermo.
Cherished grandmother of Michael and wife Andrea, Nicholas, Haley and Joseph.
Adored great grandmother of Elora.
Also survived by her many loving nieces and nephews and her life long friend Celia Strangie.
Family and friends are respectfully invited to a funeral mass in honoring Tootsie’s life in the Blessed Sacrament Church, 14 Summer St. Saugus, on Wednesday October 6 at 11:00 AM. (Please go Directly to Church. Ushers from the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home will be at church to assist family and friends.)
Josephine was a former employee of the Boston Five Savings Bank and East Boston Savings Bank for over 35 years.
In honoring Tootsie’s life, in lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Care Dimensions 75 Sylvan St Danvers MA, 01923.
Services will conclude with Josephine being laid to rest in the Versailles Mausoleum in Woodlawn Cemetery.