|

Albina H. Mancuso, 90

Northborough – Albina H. “Barbara” Mancuso, of Northborough, died on her 90th birthday Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, at Beaumont Rehab and Skilled Nursing Center in Westborough, after a period of declining health. She was the beloved wife of the late Frank C. Mancuso, who passed away in 2005.

Born in Worcester, she was the daughter of the late Albin and Helen (Kalanta) Neske, and is also predeceased by her daughter, Cynthia Johnson; a brother, Walter Neske; and two sisters, Anne Plude and Julia Prindiville.

Barbara was raised in Worcester and attended the Ward School of Business for typing/speed writing instructions. She also attended seminars and lectures on personnel management and business administration at Fitchburg State College.

She worked as a Cafeteria Manager in the Northborough School Department from 1957 to 1970. She then worked for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Public Welfare in Medicaid Quality Control before retiring in 1984.

Barbara enjoyed shopping, working in her yard, and talking with everyone she met. She was also an avid Celtics fan.

She leaves her son-in-law, Dr. Larry Johnson of Harrisville, RI, and her grandchildren, Kathleen Kwiatkoski of PA and attorney Stephen Johnson of Manhattan.

Visiting hours will be held Thursday, Sept. 27, from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., at the Morris Funeral Home, 40 Main St. Southborough. Funeral Mass will follow at 10 a.m. at St. Rose of Lima, 244 West Main St., Northborough, followed by burial in the St. Luke Cemetery of Westborough.

Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Alzheimer's Association, 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472.

To send words of condolence to the family, please visit www.morrisfuneralparlor.com.

Short URL: http://www.communityadvocate.com/?p=26622

Posted by on Sep 25 2012. Filed under Obituaries. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Please complete this math problem before clicking Submit * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA.

Recently Commented

  • Roger Middleton: I’ve recently acquired a few tapes from my grandmother’s estate, since her passing...
  • Allen: Haha I can’t feel too sorry for a bunch of dumb birds becoming road kill. Plus, why are geese so great?...
  • Ken Kormanak: Great restoration of your tank in Northborough. Its also good to know that the Collings Foundation has...
  • Bruce Tretter: Helping people and doing it in a manner that genuinely puts them at ease is what Gary does best. You...
  • Jim Bagdon: Abrams Company of the United States Army Brotherhood of Tankers would like to send a special thanks Larry...