Angela (Alessi) Higgins

December 4th, 2018

Angela M. (Alessi) Higgins, age 76, formerly of Waltham, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on December 3, 2018, at the Life Care Center in Stoneham.

Angela was born in Boston, MA on November 25, 1942; she was the cherished daughter of the late Paul and Rita (Caruso) Alessi.

Angela is survived by her beloved sister Patricia Alessi Ventura of Reading, her daughter Patricia Goodro of Webster, she was the loving aunt of Richard and Nicole Ventura and great-aunt of Angelina and Nicolas Ventura. Angela is also survived by her long-time companion Joseph O’Connell of Waltham as well as cousins and friends.

Family and friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington, on Thursday, December 6th at 9:00 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Thomas of Villanova Church, 126 Middlesex Ave., Wilmington at 10:00 a.m. Interment will take place in the family lot at Wildwood Cemetery in Wilmington.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Angela’s memory may be made toSt. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.


3 Entries in Guest Book for “Angela (Alessi) Higgins”

  1. Nicole Ventura says:

    Auntie my heart is broken. I am so thankful for the 45 years we shared but looked forward to many more. I have so many memories of you that I will always keep close to my heart. Enjoy a piece of cake with Nana. I love you forever and always…… You are now an ANGEL(A)

  2. Virginia DiPerna-McCarty says:

    Ann you are at peace! You are now the Guardian angel to your sweet family. Watch over them with love. You will always be remembered and loved.

  3. Christine Lawson says:

    Sending love to you all. May she rest in peace.

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