A Funeral Mass for Dorothy Marie (Piscatelli) Fuqua, 83, will be celebrated on Friday, December 11, 2009, in the Church of Saint Patrick, Watertown.
Mrs. Fuqua, a daughter of the late Nicholas and Jennie (Piantedosi) Piscatelli, was born in Watertown. She was a lifelong Watertown resident and had attended Saint Patrick Grammar School and Watertown High School. Mrs. Fuqua had worked at the Feturity Thread Mill on Chapel St. in Newton, Raytheon Co., the Thread Mill on Bacon St., Watertown, and for many years at King’s Department Store where she was widely known. She died on Tuesday, December 8, 2009, in the Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge.
She was the beloved wife of the late William B. Fuqua who died in November 1999; devoted mother of Linda M. Gulla and her husband “Jay” of Waltham, Donnalee Lozier of Billerica and Brian Lozier of Burlington and William Joseph Fuqua and his wife Joanna of Marlborough; dear sister of Ann Barbato of Watertown and the late James Piscatelli, Edward Piscatelli, Theresa White, and Irene Cooper; loving grandmother of Jennifer Anderson, Sgt. Scott Arispe (US Army), Diane Jensen, Mark Lozier, Kyle Fuqua, William Fuqua, Jessica McCubbin and Becky Gulla; great-grandmother of Tyler Arispe, Cole Arispe, Kaylie DiMatteo-Lozier, Shelby McCubbin, Kendall McCubbin and Avree McCubbin.
The Funeral will be from the MacDonald, Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home at 270 Main St., on Rte. 20, Watertown, on Friday at 8 AM followed by a Funeral Mass at 9 o'clock in the Church of Saint Patrick, 212 Main St., Watertown. Interment will be in Ridgelawn Cemetery, Watertown.
Calling hours will be on Thursday, December 10th from 4-8 PM in the MacDonald, Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home on Main Street. Relatives and friends kindly invited to attend.
Charitable donations may be made in Dorothy's memory to the following organization:
American Diabetes Association
330 Congress St., 5th Floor, Boston, MA 02210Tel: 617 482 4580
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