OBITUARY: Ida L. (Goodwin) Pica, 85

WILMINGTON, MA — Ida L. Pica (Goodwin), age 85, of Wilmington, passed away on July 12, 2016, at the Tufts New England Medical Center in Boston.

Ida was the beloved wife of Samuel E. Pica, Sr., devoted mother of Samuel E. Pica, Jr., Sandra (Pica) Goodwin, Ann McGaffigan, Marilyn (Pica) Small, and the late Robert Pica. Loving “Nana” of 17 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, and 7 great-great-grandchildren. Ida was the dear daughter of the late Raymond and Freda (Hammond) Goodwin and the last of 5 siblings.

Family and friends will gather for a Graveside Service at the Wildwood Cemetery, 233 Middlesex Ave., Wilmington, on Friday, July 15th at 1:30 p.m.

In lieu of flowers donations in Ida’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701 or to the National Kidney Foundation, 85 Astor Ave. #2, Norwood, MA 02062.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Nichols Funeral Home, Wilmington.

(NOTE: The above obituary is from Nichols Funeral Home.)

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