OBITUARY: Irene F. (DeGrasse) Valente

WILMINGTON, MA — Valente, Irene F. (DeGrasse) of Woburn, formerly of Wilmington, passed away on January 21, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Anthony E. “Charlie” Valente. Devoted mother of Phillip J. Valente of Wilmington, Edward A. Valente and his wife Karen of North Billerica, and Cynthia M. Burke of Reading. Sister of the late Eleanor McCue and Charles DeGrasse. Also survived by nieces, nephews and extended family.

A funeral mass will be celebrated in St. Anthony Church, 851 Main St., Woburn, Thursday, January 26th, at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Services will conclude with burial at Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Irene’s memory to Compassionate Care Hospice, 800 West Cummings Park, Suite 3100, Woburn, MA 01801. Arrangements by the Dello Russo Family Funeral Service of Wilmington.

Irene F. (DeGrasse) Valente

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

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