Florence M. Spaziano – Cumberland

Florence M. Spaziano – Cumberland

Florence M. Spaziano, 103, of Cumberland, passed away on Sunday, March 10, 2019, at the Grandview Center, Cumberland. She was the loving and devoted wife of the late Nicholas Spaziano.

Born in Lincoln, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Mary (Coletta) Bucci. She was a lifelong resident of Cumberland. She was a graduate of the Cumberland School system and Bryant and Stratton Business School.

Mrs. Spaziano was employed as auditor for the Internal Revenue Service for over 36 years until her retirement. She was an early recipient of the Gallatin Award, the Treasury Departments highest career service award.

Florence, a communicant of the Historic St. Joseph Church, was a woman of great faith and was active on many church committees throughout her life. She enjoyed cooking, but most of all loved spending time with her family.

She leaves her daughter Darlene Guerin and her husband, Edmond, of Cumberland; her sister, Pauline Schnelle of Cumberland; her two grandchildren, Marc A. Guerin, and his wife, Mary Ann, of Cumberland and Jessica M. Guerin and her partner, Anthony Petrarca, of North Providence; her two great-grandchildren, Henri Guerin and Danielle Guerin, both of Cumberland. She was the sister of the late Antoinetta Matteo.

Relatives and friends were kindly invited to Florence's Life Celebration held March 15 in the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Route 122, Cumberland. Mass of Christian Burial was held in the Historic St. Joseph Church, Mendon Road, Cumberland. Burial was private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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