Irene M.'s Story
Irene M. Flores (Branco), age 87, of Wilmington, died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on October 24, 2017.
Irene was the beloved wife of Gabriel R. Flores, devoted mother of Robert Flores and wife, Judy of Haverhill, Barbara Ciaramella and husband, Peter of Tewksbury, Gene Flores and wife, Christine and Nancy Turner and husband, David all of Wilmington. Loving grandmother of Becki and Jon O'Sullivan, Scott and Sarah Flores, Nick and Brittany Ciaramella, Stefanie and Gary Haywood, Michael & Tyler Flores, Jesse Turner and girlfriend, Kelly, Dylan Turner & girlfriend Harley and great-grandchildren, Maeve & Finn O'Sullivan, Scotty and Kinley Flores and Hunter Haywood. Cherished daughter of the late Jesse and Maria (Mello) Branco, dear sister of the late Manuel Branco, Jesse Branco, Alice Walker and Maria Maucere. Irene was the special aunt of Donna, Don, Janet and Toni and is further survived by many nieces and nephews.
Family & friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington, on Saturday, October 28th followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Thomas of Villanova Church, 126 Middlesex Ave., Wilmington at 10 a.m. Interment will follow in Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington. Visiting hours will be held at the funeral home on Friday, October 27, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Memorial donations in Irene's memory may be made to VNA of Middlesex East, 607 North Avenue, Suite 17, Wakefield, MA 01880, www.nicholsfuneralhome.com.
Published on  October 26, 2017