BOGNI Helen I. “Tiny”, age 96, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, at the Ellis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Norwood surrounded by the comfort of her loving family. She was the daughter of the late William and Helena Montana (DeLorie) Boyce. Helen was born in Boston on March 18, 1918 and was a long-time resident of Dedham. She has been a resident of Pond Meadows in Wrentham for the past 14 years and was formerly of Foxborough. Helen was a former cashier for the former Brockelman’s Market in Islington and was a former waitress at the Hemlock Restaurant in Dedham. Helen at one time enjoyed traveling and she adored her pet cat “Tippy”. Wife of the late Louis Bogni and James Fate. Beloved mother of Deloris Sestito and Arthur Fate of Foxborough and the late James and Joseph Fate. Loving grandmother of Brian, Michelle, Jimmy, Denise, Jay and Darlene and great grandmother of Jimmy, Jr., Alyssa, Nicky, Samantha, Danielle, Deanna and Dylan. Sister of Frances Grace and the late John Sullivan, Mary Scagnoli, Josephine Yates and Billy Boyce. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend calling hours on Monday, May 12, 2014 from 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. at the Roberts and Sons Funeral Home, 30 South Street, FOXBOROUGH. A funeral service will be held at 1:00 P.M. at the conclusion of calling hours at the funeral home. Interment to follow at Knollwood Memorial Park in Canton. To light a candle in Helen’s memory please visit the funeral home web site at: www.robertsandsonsfuneralhome.comPlease omit flowers. Donations in Helen’s memory may be made to
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Published in Boston Herald on May 9, 2014