Filomena “Fanny” “Fil” (Sabatini) Ricci, age 100

of Quincy

Filomena “Fanny” “Fil” (Sabatini) Ricci, age 100

Quincy, Filomena “Fanny” “Fil” (Sabatini) Ricci, age 100, a longtime resident of Quincy, passed away, peacefully, Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at Hancock Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.

Born in Everett, to the late Daniele and Luisa (Marcelli) Sabatini, she was raised there and was a graduate of Everett High School, Class of 1937. She had lived in Quincy for most of her life.

Fanny was a homemaker but had also worked at the former Hart’s Jewelers in Quincy Square where she was a popular sales representative and buyer for many years.

She was a longtime parishioner of Saint John the Baptist Church in Quincy. She was member of the former Saint John’s Ladies Sodality, the bowling league, and the M3 senior citizens group.

She was devoted to her family and was well-known for her cooking and baking skills.

Beloved wife of the late Nando Ricci.

Devoted mother of Rhoda A. Hagan and her husband F. Thomas of East Falmouth, Diana L. Christian and her husband Howard of Braintree.

Loving grandmother of Cheryl Ann Hagan Aruda of Everett, Linda Marie Hagan of Falmouth, Kara Marie Trokey and her husband Matthew of New York, and Damien H. Christian of Cambridge.

Cherished great grandmother of Eloise Christian Trokey.

The last of three siblings, Fanny was pre-deceased by Mary Cipriani and Joseph Sabatini.

She is also survived by several nieces, nephews, and their families.

In light of current events, funeral services were private. Interment took place at Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree. A memorial Mass and celebration of Fanny’s life will take place at a later date.

For those who wish, donations in Fanny’s memory may be made to the Activities Fund at Hancock Park, 164 Parkingway, Quincy, MA 02169.


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  • Dear Diana and family,
    Sending sympathy to you and your family on the loss of your mother. What a magnificent life of a hundred years full of memories. I am thinking of you during these trying times and wishing all health and safe times. Thank you for sharing with me moments of your mother at Lois Roach’s memorial. reception. Best Jeannie Giangrande