ADAMS Elaine Today (Pantazelos). Suddenly, in South Boston, July 5, 2013. Beloved wife of James P. Aylward. Loving mother of Today Elaine and her husband Councilor Frank Baker of Dorchester. Devoted “Yia Yia” to Benjamin Knight and Maxine Eta Baker. Sister of John Pantazelos of Medford, Beverly Wynn of Methuen, and the late Taso Pantazelos, Janet Zografos, and Edward Pantazelos. Sister-in-law of Julie Pantazelos, Pat Pantazelos, and the late Fran Pantazelos, Paul Zografos, Bob Noreau, and Walter Wynn. Dear friend of Elaine “Scarlet” Carter. Motherly love for Julie Cooper and Karen O’Connnor. Survived by many cherished nieces, nephews, and close friends. Visiting hours in the Murphy Funeral Home, 1020 Dorchester Avenue, DORCHESTER, Tuesday 4:00 P.M. 8:00 P.M. Funeral Mass in St. Margaret Church of Blessed Mother Teresa Parish, Wednesday morning, July 10, at 10:00 A.M. Relatives and friends invited. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Richard J. Murphy Grammar School Arts Department Scholarship Fund in Memory of Elaine “Yia Yia” Adams, c/o City of Boston Credit Union, 1010 Morrissey Boulevard, Dorchester, MA 02122. Interment in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Dorchester. For directions and guestbook, www.jmurphyfh.com. Funeral Home handicapped accessible with ample parking.
Published in Boston Herald from July 8 to July 9, 2013