Maria Potenzone (Palombo) of Beverly formerly of Everett, 87, died at Beverly Hospital on April 11, 2013. Maria was born on April 10, 1926 in Naples, Italy the daughter of the late Ralphale and Maddalena Palomba. In addition to what Maria considered her most important job of raising her four children, Maria worked as a seamstress and she was self-employed. In her spare time, Maria loved to travel and to cook but Maria will be remembered most for her constant care and love of her family and friends. Maria was the beloved wife of the late Domenico Potenzone and the loving mother of Vincent of IL, Ralph and his wife Jackie of Hopkinton, Angela of Beverly, and Domenic Jr. and his wife Sherry of Swampscott. Maria is survived by her loving grandchildren Katie, Andrew, Ryan, David, and Gabrielle. A Funeral Mass was held on Tuesday in Our Lady of Grace Church in Everett. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Arrangements by the Murphy O'Hara Funeral Home 519 Broadway Everett.