Obituary: Josephine Helen (Monaco) Battista

BATTISTA, Josephine Helen (Monaco) Lifelong resident of Boston’s
North End, in her 94th year, September 28, 2010. Beloved wife of
the late Gaetano Battista; loving and devoted mother of Marie A.
& William J. Barber of Winchester, MA, and Guy A. & Madeline A.
Battista of Denver, Colorado; cherished Grandmother of Jacqueline
M. Battista of Denver, Colorado; dear Aunt of Angela Aquilino of
Boston, MA; Sister of the late Anthony, Liberato, John, Vincent &
Peter Monaco, Carmela Puopolo, Carpina Capucci, Mildred Storlazzi
& Marianna Monaco. She is also survived by many loving nieces &
nephews. Josephine was a member of the Christian Mothers’ Society
and several Boston senior groups. Funeral from the Boston
Harborside Home, 580 Commercial St. BOSTON, MA on Monday, Oct. 4,
2010 at 8:30AM followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Leonard’s Church
on the corner of Hanover and Prince Streets at 9:45AM. Family
will be accepting visitors at the Boston Harborside Home on
Sunday from 4 to 8PM. Interment at St. Michael Cemetery, Boston.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to St. Leonard’s Church, 14
N. Bennett St. Boston, MA, 02113. To leave condolences please
visit: Boston Harborside Home J.S.
Waterman & Sons-Waring-Langone 617-536-4110.