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Georgiana M. (DiGiusto) DeSantis

Braintree, Georgiana M. (DiGiusto) DeSantis, age 90, formerly of Quincy, died accidentally, Monday, July 3, 2017 at the Massachusetts General Hospital, surrounded by her loving family.

Georgiana was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to the late Thomas and Erminia (Pace) DiGiusto. She was raised in Quincy and was a graduate of Quincy High School, Class of 1946.  She had lived in Braintree for thirty-nine years and previously in Quincy.

She had been employed as an administrative assistant for the Federal Government in Boston for forty-two years.

Georgiana was a longtime parishioner at Saint John the Baptist Church in Quincy and was a member of the Saint John’s Church Senior group.  She was also a member of the Braintree Council on Aging.

She enjoyed gardening and loved cooking and baking and especially making pies. She also enjoyed music and as a young woman was a talented violinist.

Georgiana was dedicated to her family and was proud of her cherished grandchildren, supporting all their activities and accomplishments.

Beloved wife for sixty-six years of the late William A. DeSantis.

Devoted mother of Carol A. Nuss and her husband Jay of Braintree, Lisa M. Tarashuk and her husband Richard of Braintree.

Loving grandmother of Angela M. Nuss of Braintree, Michael A. Nuss of Boston, Richard W. Tarashuk of Boston and William A. Tarashuk of Long Island, New York.

Funeral from the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy Friday July 7th at 9 a.m. Funeral Mass in Saint John the Baptist Church, 44 School Street, Quincy at 10 o’clock. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting Hours at the funeral home Thursday from 4 – 7 p.m. Entombment Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree.

For those who wish, donations in Georgiana’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701-1803 or to the American Heart Association, 300 5th Avenue, Suite 6, Waltham, MA 02451-8750.

 

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July 7, 2017
Gorgiana you were a Wonderful role model on how to live a full life. Loved by family and friends.Your Support to those in need. Living in the light of God. I will miss you and your loving husband . Thank you for the constant advice and smiles from my childhood to now! Godspeed my friend!

~ Anthony Agnitti

 

July 6, 2017


~ Philip Tarashuk

 

July 6, 2017
Dearest Carol & Family What a shock. Your mom was so vibrant & healthy. I've always enjoyed being in her company and her enthusiasm & commitment to Michael & the choir group. I know that you feel her loss so much but you are blessed with a lifetime of family memories with your mom leading the charge. My condolences and love.

~ Maureen Harvey-Cullen

 

July 6, 2017
To Carol, Lisa and family - we wish you all strength and peace. Your parents were the true picture of a loving couple who are now together again, watching over you all. I will miss them both, as they were always a part of my life.

~ Lisa Tarulli Breeden & family

 

July 5, 2017
Dearest Carol & Family What a shock. Your mom was so vibrant & healthy. I've always enjoyed being in her company and her enthusiasm & commitment to Michael & the choir group. I know that you feel her loss so much but you are blessed with a lifetime of family memories with your mom leading the charge. My condolences and love.

~ Maureen Harvey-Cullen

 

July 5, 2017
July 4, 2017 Georgie! I will miss you for the rest of my life! We had lots of laughs, enjoyed the celebrations of life within our families, cried over our personal losses. Most of all I learned from you and your Bill what a truly wonderful marriage is all about. I love you, Georgie! Rosie

~ Rose Jennings

 

July 4, 2017
I will MISS your Beautiful smile. Rest in peace Georgina. Big kiss to you and Bill.

~ LUCIANNA FRANCIOSA DOMINICO

 

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