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Celebration of Life
Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Marie-Therese Tarantino

1957 - 2020
Marie-Therese Tarantino Obituary
Marie-Therese Tarantino, formerly of Northampton, MA, died on February 3rd in Delray Beach, FL after a brief illness.

Marie-Therese was born on February 21, 1957 in Springfield, MA and grew up in Northampton. After attending Williston-Northampton School in Easthampton, she graduated cum laude from Boston College with a degree in psychology. She went on to graduate cum laude from Northeastern University with a Master in Business Administration in 1980.

Beginning her business career in Miami, Marie-Therese worked for the Miami Herald newspaper as a Major Accounts Manager. She also worked for IRE Financial Corp. of Coral Gables, FL and PaineWebber in Miami before becoming a manager at Merrill Lynch and Trust Company in Miami.

She loved to travel, especially to exotic destinations such as Nepal and Tahiti, and had a flair for interior design. She practiced at an ashram in India and taught yoga in Miami. She took cello lessons for several years, was an avid tennis player and was in the process of reading all of the Pulitzer prize-winning novels.

She was predeceased by her parents, Dr. Joseph and Patricia Tarantino of Northampton, MA. She leaves her loving husband, Henry Guignet, of Delray Beach, FL; her sister, Rosemary Tarantino of Haydenville, MA; two brothers, Carl Tarantino or Virginia Beach, VA and Joseph Tarantino of Northampton, MA; two aunts and a niece and nephew.

A Celebration of Life will be held for Marie-Therese on Saturday, February 29th, 2020 at the Del Lago Chapel in Lake Worth from 11:00am-1:00pm.

Del Lago Chapel located at: 131 South Lakeside Drive Lake Worth, FL 33460
Published in Sun-Sentinel on Feb. 13, 2020
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