Obituaries 12-31-2019

Nancy Desiderio

Wife of Former Everett Commissioner of Veterans Affairs

Nancy M. (Juliano) Desiderio passed away peacefully on Dec. 25. She leaves behind her loving, devoted husband of 72 years and best friend, George J. Desiderio, former Commissioner of Veterans Affairs for the City of Everett.

She is survived by her devoted children: Susan Jordan and her husband, Dennis of Malden, George and his wife, Barbara of Fort Meyers, FL, Paula Ruvido and her husband, Daniel of Everett and Karen Leffler and her husband, Ernie of Wakefield; her beloved grandchildren: Tracy Torres, Daniel Ruvido, Kelly Hanson, Evan and Andrew Leffler and adored great grandchildren: Isabella, Jonathan, Ethan, Poppy Skylar, Brody and the late Chace. She was predeceased by her parents. Paulina and Luigi Juliano and her siblings, Rose Capachietti, Maria Wall and Carmella, John, Ralph and Eva Juliano. She leaves behind her sister, Margaret and her husband, Ralph Dumas as well as many loving nieces and nephews.

Her family is forever grateful for the wonderful, loving care she received from her CNA, Annie Noel who guided her to heaven.

Funeral arrangements were by the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main Street, Everett. Interment was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Please omit flowers, donations may be made to Katzman Family Center 17 Lafayelle Ave, Chelsea, MA  02150. 

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