Margaret A. (Roma)'s Story
METHUEN - Margaret A. (Roma) Parisi, 86, of Methuen, passed away Monday, January 8, 2018, at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill. Born in Endicott, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Luigi and Eleanora (Mancini) Roma.
Raised and educated in the New York School system, Margaret moved to Massachusetts in the 1950s, settling in Methuen. After her husband passed away she worked two jobs until becoming ill in order to support her family. She loved to travel especially with her friends, and mostly spending time with her family.
Margaret was predeceased by her husband of 26 years, Anthony Parisi; sister, Libra Vavra; brothers, Dominic and Carlo Roma.
She is survived by her daughter, Rosemary Carosi and her husband, James A. "Tony" of Ocean Isle Beach, N.C.; son, Daniel Parisi and his wife, Donna of Methuen; siblings, Joseph Roma of New Jersey, Mamie Paniccia and her husband, Alfred of New York. She was the adored grandmother of four grandchildren, Carrie Carosi, Danielle Pikus, Lauren and Alex Parisi; and great-grandchildren, Oliver Pikus and Landon Mustapha. She will also be missed by many nieces and nephews, as well as extended family and friends.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours Thursday, January 11, 2018, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 11, at 11 a.m. at St. Lucy's Parish, 254 Merrimack St., Methuen. Burial will follow at Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Lawrence. In lieu of flowers, donations in Margaret's memory may be made to Nevins Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 10 Ingalls Ct., Methuen, MA 01844. For directions or to send condolences, please visit www.cataudellafh.com.
Published on January 8, 2018