Stella V. Hines

August 18th, 2021

Stella V. Hines (Farese), age 97, of Melrose, formerly of Watertown and Newton, passed away peacefully on August 16, 2021. Stella was the beloved wife of the late Edward F. Hines, devoted mother of Jessica Stauffer & her husband Carl and Paula Kerrigan & her husband Steve all of Melrose, loving Grandmother of Sacha Soparkar & her husband Art, Perry Stauffer & his wife Lauren, the late Ramona Stauffer and her Great-Grandchildren Hayden, Alexis, Keagan, Charlotte, Liana, and Ivy. Dear daughter of the late Angelo and Raphaela (DiLeo) Farese, sister of Thomas Farese of Florida, Sylvia D’Angeli of Watham as well as her 8 deceased siblings. Stella is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

At this time all services for Stella will be private.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave., Wilmington, MA.


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