Vincent N. DeLuca
of Billerica, Army Veteran; 67
BILLERICA -- Vincent Nicholas DeLuca, age 67, died Tuesday, September 24, 2013, at the Bedford VA Hospital, after a long and hard fought battle with Parkinson's and Lewy Body Dementia.
He was the beloved husband of Gail (Falite) DeLuca.
Born in Malden, April 14, 1946, he was the son of the late Concetta (Giachinta) and Vincent DeLuca, who was the owner of Vincent's Beauty Salon of Burlington.
Vincent was a United States Army Veteran of the Vietnam War who loved his country, he was a First Lieutenant with the 42nd artillery.
Vini was owner of Prudential Suburban Realtors in Burlington, and co-owner of Bedford Builders of Bedford with his brother, Richard.
He was active in the community. He belonged to the VFW, Sons of Italy, and Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company.
Besides his wife, Vincent is survived by his son, Brandon DeLuca and his wife, Vanessa, of Shrewsbury; his two daughters and son-in-law, Audra DeLuca of Billerica, and Devan (DeLuca) Surette and her husband, Kenny, of Amesbury; his brother, Richard DeLuca and his wife, Patricia, of Bedford; and his mother and father-in-law, Gloria and Tony Falite of Billerica. He also survived by his brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews; and soon to be 1st grandchild.
DeLUCA -- of Billerica, September 24, 2013, Vincent Nicholas DeLuca, age 67. Beloved husband of Gail (Falite) DeLuca. Funeral from the Burns Funeral Home, 354 Boston Rd. (Rte. 3A), Billerica, Saturday, September 28, at 9:00 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass in St. Theresa's Church, Billerica at 10:00 a.m. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours, Friday, 4-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Vincent's name to Bedford VAMC Patient Programs, 200 Springs Rd., Bedford, MA 01730 or Jessica Fraumeni Scholarship Fund, 88 Concord Rd., Chelmsford, MA 01824. Interment, Pine Haven Cemetery, Burlington. www.burnsfuneralhomes.com
Burns Funeral Home
354 Boston Road
Billerica, MA 01821
Published in Lowell Sun on Sept. 26, 2013