Of Everett passed away on May 16th at the age of 97. Beloved wife of the late Silvio Ricci for 66 years. Loving mother of Lidia and her husband Stephen Rocco & John Ricci and his wife Diane. Adored grandmother of Alyssa Rocco and her fiancé Nick Cormier, David Rocco and his wife Meredith, Phillip Ricci and his wife Lena, Cassandra Rocco and her fiancé Jeff St. Gelais, Brianna Dion and her husband Chris, and John Rocco and his wife Kim. Cherished great-grandmother of Parker, Max, Owen, and Rumi. Florence was a beloved sister of the late Lydia Macone, and sister-in-law of the late Dan Macone, Frank Manzi, Irene and Angelo Ricci. She is survived by her endeared sister-in-law, Lidia Manzi. Florence is also survived by several generations of loving nieces and nephews. She will be greatly missed.
Funeral was from the Salvatore Rocco and Sons Funeral Home, Everett on Friday, May 19th followed by a Mass at St. Lazarus Center for Healing Shrine, 47 Butler Ave., Wakefield. Interment at Glenwood Cemetery in Everett. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army: salvationarmyusa.org.