Jacintho, Vonne

November 5th, 2010

Vonne (Richards) Jacintho, of Mashpee, formerly of Watertown, died peacefully with her family at her side on November 5, 2010, at Woodbriar of Wilmington.

Vonne was born in New Bedford, MA and was a graduate of New Bedford High School. She loved designing and pursued a fashion career working at Georgette’s Bridal Shoppe on Newbury Street in Boston for many years.

Vonne married Henry Jacintho in 1945 in Amarillo, Texas, while he was still in the Army. The couple returned to the East Coast in 1946 settling in Watertown, MA, where they lived for many years and raised their son before retiring to Cape Cod 17 years ago.

In her spare time, Vonne enjoyed crocheting, knitting, gardening, and spending time with her family.

Vonne is survived by her beloved husband of 65 years Henry Jacintho, she was the devoted mother of Scott Jacintho and his wife Lorraine (Spada) of Tewksbury, loving “Grammie” of Emilio and Lisetta Jacintho.

Visiting hours will be held at the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington on Monday, November 8th from 6-8 p.m. Funeral Home Service will take place on Tuesday, November 9th at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne at 1:00 p.m.


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