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Carmela Roe

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Mrs. Carmela M. (Fanara) Roe of Waltham died Monday, July 19, 2010 in the High Gate Manor Nursing Home in Dedham. She was 86. Carmela was born in Aragona, Sicily, Italy on June 4, 1924, a daughter of the late Raimondo and Antonia (Salamone) Fanara. She was a floral designer for DeVincent Farms for over thirty years until her retirement. In addition to flower arranging, Carmela loved to knit. She was the wife of the late Everett E. Roe Sr., the grandmother of the late Michelle Blodgett, and the sister of the late Joseph Fanara, Marie Bucci, and Josephine McArthur. Carmela is survived by her daughter, Enith F. Blodgett of Waltham, her son, Everett E. Roe Jr. and his wife, Mary Ellen, of Bellingham, her brothers, Santo Fanara of Waltham, Angelo Fanara of Hillsboro, N.H., and Charles Fanara of Westfield, her sisters, Annette Smith of Silver Spring, Md., Santina Wunderman of Glendale, Calif., and Angelina Emberley of Waltham, four grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Family and friends will honor and remember Carmelas life by gathering for calling hours at The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street, (Rte. 20), Waltham on Wednesday from 4-7 p.m. and again at 9 a.m. on Thursday before leaving in procession to Sacred Heart Church, 311 River Street, Waltham where her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Grove Hill Cemetery, Waltham. Memorial donations may be made to Sacred Heart Church, 311 River Street, Waltham, MA 02453. To share a memory and to offer online condolences, please visit www.joycefuneralhome.com

Published in The Country Gazette from July 20 to July 27, 2010
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