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1911-2012 Maria Forte, 101, of Lake Worth, Florida died Tuesday October 16, 2012.
She was born in Pontecorvo, Italy on January 1, 1911 to parents Grimwaldi and Maria Raimondi and was one of nine children. She was preceded in death by her husband Angelo Forte, whom she married in 1936. Maria moved to Pittsfield, with her husband and two sons in 1954. In Pittsfield she worked as a seamstress until her retirement in 1969. She relocated to Miami, Florida in 1977, where she resided until moving to Lake Worth in 1994.
Maria was a communicant of St. Luke's Catholic Church, where she frequently attended daily mass. She will be missed by her family and friends and all those who were touched by her love and kindness.
Maria is survived by her son, Domenico (Guiseppina) Forte, son, Elio (Patricia) Forte, five grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren.
FUNERAL NOTICE: Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m., Saturday, October 27, 2012 at All County's Del Lago Chapel, 131 S. Lakeside Drive, Lake Worth.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 12 p.m., Saturday, October 27, 2012 at St. Luke's Catholic Church, 2892 South Congress Ave, Palm Springs.
All County Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of arrangements.
Published in The Berkshire Eagle on Oct. 25, 2012