Camela Tata

Beloved aunt and sister; 94

LEOMINSTER -- Camela Tata, 94, of Leominster, died November 16, 2012, in her home, surrounded by her beloved sister, and loving nieces and nephews.

She was born in Leominster, July 28, 1918, daughter of Luigi and Emily (Fusco) Tata. Camela was a graduate of Leominster High School.

She was a hairdresser at Florence Tata Beauty Shop for many years. She was also a member of St. Anna's Parish, The Hairdresser Association, and AARP. Camela loved to knit.

She is survived by her sister, Florence Tata, of Leominster; four nephews, A. Vincent Tata of Leominster, John Tata of Rye, NH, Vincent V. Tata of Leominster, and Charles Tata of Gardiner, Maine; three nieces, Emily Dupont of Gardner, MA, Sharon Lamontagne, of Windham, Maine, and Jayne Sokol of Westminster, MA.

Camela was predeceased by a sister, Mary Tata, and three brothers, Bernard Tata, Louis Tata, and Antonio Tata.

TATA -- Her Funeral will be held Wednesday, November 21, 2012, from Wright-Roy Funeral Home, Inc., 109 West St., Leominster, with a Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. in St. Anna's Church, 199 Lancaster St., Leominster. Cremation will take place in Rural Crematory. Burial will be in St. Leo's Cemetery at a later date. Calling hours will be held Tuesday, November 20, 2012, from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations in Camela's Memory may be made to: HealthAlliance Hospice, 25 Tucker Drive, Leominster, MA 01453. To Light A Candle, Sign her Guestbook or Leave A Message of Condolence, please visit www.wrightroyfuneralhome.com


Published in Sentinel & Enterprise on Nov. 19, 2012