Mrs. Elmira F. (Chapdelaine) Giacomuzzi, 94, of Marlborough MA, died Thursday (Agust 27, 2020) at the Marie Esther Healthcare Center in Marlborough MA after a period of declining health. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert P. Giacomuzzi, who died in 2013. .
Elmira was born in Milford MA, the daughter of the late Edward and the late Jenny (Connors) Chapdelaine. She was a graduate of the former St. Mary’s High School and also a graduate of Framingham State College where she received her bachelor’s degree in Education.
Elmira had been employed as a school teacher, working in the Framingham public schools; the Newton public schools & finally the Hopedale public schools. She had been a resident of Hopedale MA for most of her life and a communicant of Sacred Heart Church in Hopedale where she was a member of the Sacred Heart Women’s Guild.
She is survived by her three children: Jill Ryder and her husband John of Marlborough MA, Paul Giacomuzzi and his wife Cheryl of Winter Haven FL and Joyce Snelgrove and her husband Steven of Clarksville MD; two grandchildren: Ashley Ryder of Boston MA and Scott Snelgrove of Campbell CA; also many nieces, nephews & cousins.
In accordance with her wishes cremation will take place. Relatives & friends are invited to attend her Memorial Mass on a Day & TIME TO BE ANNOUNCED when the COVID-19 restrictions have lessened. Burial of her cremains will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Milford MA. There are no visiting hours. Social distancing protocols & use of face masks will be required for all facets of the funeral services.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to The Alliance Health at Marie Esther Resident Activity Fund, c/o Alliance Health, 720 Boston Post Road E., Marlborough MA 01752.