Louise E. (Bangrazi) Withington

Louise E. (Bangrazi) Withington, 89

LUNENBURG -- Louise E. (Bangrazi) Withington, 89, a resident of Lunenburg since 1964, died June 2, in Health Alliance Leominster Hospital, after a brief illness.

Her husband of 32 years, Paul E. Withington, died in 1979.

She leaves four sons, David J. Withington, and his wife Donna of St. Thomaston, ME., Michael J. Withington in NH, Robert J. Withington of Lunenburg, and Andrew J. Withington of Fitchburg; a daughter, Ann Marie Withington in NH.; two brothers, Abraham Bangrazi, and his wife Elena of Sterling and Jack Bangrazi of Leominster; two grandchildren, Darlene Burleigh, and her husband Kipper in PA and Matthew Withington, and his wife Kayleigh of Newburyport, MA;

4 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Withington was very religious and was a longtime member of St. Boniface Parish of Lunenburg, where she served as a CCD teacher and Rosary Prayer Group leader. She was a 1943 graduate of Leominster High School.

She was born in Cave, Italy, on February 27, 1925, a daughter of the late John and Matilda (Grossi) Bangrazi.

WITHINGTON -- Her Funeral will be celebrated on Friday, June 6, from the Lunenburg Chapel of the Sawyer-Miller-Masciarelli Funeral Home, 763 Mass Ave., Lunenburg, with a Mass at 10 a.m. in St. Boniface Church, 817 Mass Ave., Lunenburg.

Burial will be at a later date in St. Bernard's Cemetery, Fitchburg.

There are no calling hours.

Flowers may be sent or memorial contributions may be made to the St. Boniface Parish Renovation Fund, 817 Mass Ave., Lunenburg, MA 01462.

See www.masciarellifamilyfuneralhomes.net for further information.

Funeral Home

Sawyer - Miller - Masciarelli FH - Lunenburg
763 Mass. Ave.  Lunenburg, MA 01462
(978) 345-6778

Published in Sentinel & Enterprise on June 4, 2014