Obituary: Raffaela “Lina” Fabbo of Boston’s North End

Raffaela “Lina” (Porcile) Fabbo, age 72, of Boston’s North End, passed away July 29, 2016.

She was the beloved wife of Giacomo Fabbo of Boston; Daughter of the late Vincenzo and Giuseppina Porcile; Loving mother of Maurizio Fabbo and his wife Diane of Peabody and Rosina Fabbo of Boston; Cherished grandmother of Isabella and Alessandra Fabbo, Avelina Fabbo-Barrasso, and Daniel Fabbo-Gibbons; and the dear sister of Pasquale Porcile, Orlando Porcile, Carmela Gervasi, and Ada Tedesco all of Italy.

Her funeral mass will be celebrated at 9:45am on Monday, August 1st at St. Leonard’s Church, corner of Prince and Hanover Streets, Boston. The family will receive guests at the church beginning at 8:45am. Entombment will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.

In lieu of flowers, please have memorial contributions made to St. Jude’s Hospital, PO Box 1000, dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148 or