1937-2013 LEE Donna DiGrigoli, 76, of East Street in Lee, died Wednesday morning at Bay State Medical Center in Springfield after a long illness.
She was born in Pittsfield on January 1, 1937, the daughter of Norman and Grace Besancon Buck. She attended elementary school in Lenox Dale and graduated from Lee High School in 1954.
On October 12, 1957, she married Louis DiGrigoli. He died on October 13, 2011.
In the early 1960's Mrs. DiGrigoli worked for the Peter J. Schweitzer Paper Co. in Lee as a Bookkeeper, the Lee Super Market and then as a Bookkeeper at Kay Bee Toys in Lee until the late 1970's. During the 1980's she worked in the cafeteria in the Lee Public Schools and as a Secretary for the late Atty. Henry Donahoe.
She was a communicant of St. Mary's Church in Lee. She was an avid Red Sox Fan and enjoyed watching golf and game shows. She also enjoyed doing crossword puzzles and vacationing in Wells Beach, Maine.
Mrs. DiGrigoli is survived by: a son; James R. DiGrigoli and his wife Tracy of Pittsfield, two daughters; Diane M. Hall and her husband Steven of Housatonic and Debra Weslowski of Dalton, two sisters; Barbara Soules and her husband Harold of Venice, Fla., and Cindy Buck of Lee. Six grandchildren; Edward, Seth, Matthew, Meghan, Melissa and Danielle and three great grandchildren; Jade, Addison and Jacob. Two sisters in law; Mary Lynn DeVarennes and her husband John and Ann Dobson and her husband Bruce all of Lee along with several nieces and nephews.
FUNERAL NOTICE: A memorial service for Donna DiGrigoli will be held Saturday, February 2nd at 10 a.m. at the Kelly Funeral Home in Lee. There will be no Visiting Hours. Friends wishing may make donations in her memory to the Lee Volunteer Fire Company or the Lee Ambulance Squad in C/O the Kelly Funeral Home 3 Main Street Lee, MA 01238.
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