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Rita A (Cogswell) Todisco

January 28, 1941 ~ October 26, 2020 (age 79)

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Rita A. Todisco, life-long resident of Eagle Hill East Boston, passed away at her home surrounded by her loving family of October 26th at the age of 79.

Beloved wife of the late William Todisco.

Devoted mother of William Todisco of Chelsea, Steve Todisco of NY, Robert Todisco of Revere, John Todisco of East Boston, Rita Elliott and her husband Robert of East Boston, Rhonda Lauletta and her husband Michael of Revere, Scott Todisco of East Boston, Robin Cinelli and her husband Tommy of East Boston, Denise Warwick and her husband Michael of Swampscott, Joseph Todisco of East Boston and the late Kenny and Jimmy Todisco.

Adored grandmother of 20 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.

Also survived by many loving Nieces and Nephews.

Family and friends will honor Rita's life by gathering at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home 971 Saratoga St., East Boston on Saturday October 31st from 8:30AM to 10:30AM before leaving in funeral procession to Sacred Heart Church Brooks St., East Boston for an 11:00AM funeral mass. Services will conclude with Rita being laid to rest in Holy Cross Cemetery.

All services will be held in accordance with Phase-3 of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts phased reopening plan due to COVID-19. Face coverings are required to be worn and social distancing measures are encouraged.

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October 31, 2020

8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Ruggiero Family Memorial Home
971 Saratoga Street
East Boston, MA 02128

Funeral Mass
October 31, 2020

11:00 AM
Sacred Heart Church
45 Brooks St.
East Boston, MA 02128

October 31, 2020

12:15 PM
Holy Cross
175 Broadway
Malden, MA 02148

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