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Barbara T. (Pope) Palatino

Barbara T. (Pope) Palatino
  • January 22, 1931 - April 10, 2019
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts
  • In lieu of flowers, donations may be to:
  • Jewish Home Hospice
    646 Salisbury Street
    Worcester, MA 01609
  • National MS Society, Greater NE
    101A First Ave.
    Waltham, MA 02451

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“A friend just shared Barbara's obit with me. I loved Barbara. She and I were pool buddies at Crescent Royale. We swam everyday at 2 pm. Our...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Connie Ober - Indiana, PA

“Julie.. Fred and I were so sorry to hear of your loss of your sister. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: BARBARA DJAVAHERI - Marlborough, MA

“To all of the Palatino family,So sorry to hear that Barbara passed away . She was a great friend especially to my wife Dot. Know that my thought's...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Dario Morvillo - Nokomis, FL


4 of 13 | Posted by: Dario Morvillo - Nokomis, FL

“My condolences to the children of Barbara. I first met Barb when we moved into the same condo complex in Florida. I remember seeing her swim in the...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Linda Berlin - Au Gres, MI

“Julie and family thoughts and love sent your way. Joyce and Bob Charon ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“We have wonderful memories of Barbara. She was always so kind and considerate, and it was especially comforting to know she was in the same...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Jayne Rogers

“So sorry to hear about your mom. My mom has many memories with your mom. ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: Linda Ramelli - Madison, NH

“Julie: So sorry. My deepest condolences to you and your family. Sending prayers and hugs. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Linda Sousa - Dunedin, FL

“Barbara was such a kind, thoughtful and loving person with a strength that few others have. She faced life and all that it offered her with dignity...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Cathy and Bob Condron

“Barbara was such a sweet friend. I enjoyed volunteering with her at SMH. When I first joined St. Thomas More Church, she made me feel so welcome. I...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Linda F Fields - Sarasota, FL

“Jonathan ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Jonathan Thomas - St Petersburg, FL

“Great lady and best friend to my mother, Ruth ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Diane Hellen - Pompano Beach, FL


Barbara T. (Pope) Palatino, 88, of Marlborough, MA died after a long illness with her family by her side at Marie Esther Health Center on Wednesday, April 10, 2019.
Born in Hudson, MA she was the daughter of the late Alfred and Marion (Walsh) Pope. She was predeceased by her loving husband of 36 years, Walter L. Palatino who died in 1988. A graduate of Children's Hospital in 1952 she worked for many years on the pediatrics floor of Marlborough Hospital and later volunteered at Sarasota Memorial Sarasota, Florida for 18 years.
She is survived by her children, Marita Marino and her husband Paul of Limington, ME, Pauline Correia and her husband Paul of Millbury, MA, Laurinda Marinelli and her husband Joseph of Hudson, MA, W. Leo Palatino and his wife Connie of Hudson, MA and Julie Tucker and her husband Michael of Hubbardston, her sisters, Ann and her husband Loren King of Northborough and Julie and her husband Dennis Murphy Jr of Harvard.
She is also survived by her 14 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren. She was also the sister of the late Carolyn Thomas.
Visiting hours will be held on Sunday, April 14, 2019 from 4-7 pm at the Slattery Funeral Home, Inc., 40 Pleasant St., Marlborough, MA 01752. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, April 15, 2019 at 10:00 am at Saint Matthias Church, 409 Hemenway St. Marlborough, MA. Burial will follow at St. Michael's Cemetery, Cox St., Hudson, MA 01749.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Jewish Home Hospice, 646 Salisbury St., Worcester, MA 01609 and National MS Society, 101A First Ave., Suite 6, Waltham, MA 02451 (Note in memo Julie Tucker)