Of Melrose, formerly of Everett, passed peacefully December 24, 2022. Beloved wife of Joseph Pesce for 39 years. Daughter of the late Louise (Mosca) and Joseph Cafarella. Dear and devoted mother of Joseph Pesce of Allenstown, NH, and Nicole Pesce of Melrose. Sister of Joseph Cafarella of Everett, Frank Cafarella of Everett and Catherine Cafarella of Saugus. Loving grandmother of Cora Pesce and Maximus Pesce. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to Diane’s visiting hours at Boston Cremation, 287 Main St, Malden, MA 02148 on Friday January 6th from 10a.m.-12:00p.m.