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Magdalene F. “Maggie” (Canistro) Tessicini, 92

Magdalene F. “Maggie” (Canistro) Tessicini, 92, of Northbridge and formerly of Holliston, passed away Sunday April 10, 2016 at the St. Camillus Health Center in Northbridge. She was the wife of the late Michael J. Tessicini who passed away in 1997. She was born in Clinton, daughter of the late Nicola and Concetta (Turano) Canistro and lived in Lancaster and Sterling before moving to Holliston in 1950. She was educated in the Lancaster Schools. Maggie retired in 1987 from Fenwal Corp. in Framingham where she was employed as an assembler. She was a communicant of the St. Mary’s Church in Holliston.
She is survived by her daughter Debra and her husband Steven Ferrucci of Northbridge, one sister Victoria Brouder of Worcester, three grandchildren, Vanessa Dwyer of Newton, Ashley Ferrucci and Melissa Ferrucci both of Northbridge, two great-granddaughters, Bryana and Teagan. She was predeceased by her sisters, Lucy Bengovanni, Margaret Ruffelaert, Patricia Perillo, Madeline Charpentier, Nina Guidali and Theresa Forte, two brothers, Generro Canistro and Salvadore Canistro.     The funeral will be held Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 10 AM from the Consigli Ruggerio Funeral Home 46 Water St. Milford MA. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 AM at the St. Mary’s Church 8 Church St. Holliston MA. The burial will follow in the Sacred Heart Cemetery on Medway Rd. in Milford. Calling hours are Wednesday from 5 to 8 P.M.

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To Deb, Steve, Ashley and Melissa, Maggie was so sweet and so kind and she loved you all so much. She would always say how she loved being with you all.
Scott & Kathy Murphy

With our deepest sympathies. David & Kathy Canistro

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