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“My condolence goes out to the family. May you look to God for comfort. He can and will heal the broken-hearted ones (Psalm 147:3). ”
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“My deepest condolences to the family during this most difficult time. There are no words that can ease the pain of losing someone so beloved. May you...Read More »
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“I grew up with a large family on Washington St. Some of my earliest memories are of the Sweetest Avon Lady coming to the house to see my Mom....Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Annie - Marlborough, MA

“I'm very sorry for your loss. Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hands....Read More »
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“We are very sorry to hear of Mary's passingFal, Deb, Manny ”
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“Dick, Angela, Donna, Patricia & Fran, & ALL the Family,We are so very sorrow to hear of Aunt Mary's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Julia & Jack Cade - Norwalk, CT

“Please accept my sincere sympathy. The Holy Scriptures say that a person who lives for 80 years is especially strong. (Psalm 90:10) What a privilege...Read More »
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“My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.Sincerely,Cynthia A. O'MalleyWalpole, MA ”
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“Auntie you will be missed dearly, fly with the angels...Love Kathleen ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: kathleen pelletier - Hudson, MA

“I am so sorry to read this! I bowled with Mary and Joe for St. Anne's Church. They were one of the most wonderful couples and so much fun to be...Read More »
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Mary J. (Lettieri) Brita, 98, of Marlborough, MA, died Monday, July 18, 2016 at her home.
Born in Northborough, MA, she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Maria (Veno) Lettieri and the wife of the late Joseph Brita, who died in 1999.
She had been employed at the Marlborough Enterprise, from which she retired, as an accounts receivable clerk. She had also been employed by the former Mutual Shoe Company.
Mary, an Avon representative for many years, enjoyed traveling, reading, dining and dancing and spending time with her close family and many friends.
She is survived by her children, Richard J. Brita, Angela Brita and Donna Brita, all of Marlborough and Patricia Brita Rossi and her husband Francis Rossi, Jr., of Ashland, several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Josephine Dutchka.
Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, July 21, from 4-7 pm at the Slattery Funeral Home, Inc., 40 Pleasant St., Marlborough, MA. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, July 22 at 9:00 am at the Immaculate Conception Church, 11 Prospect St., Marlborough. Burial will follow at the Evergreen Cemetery, Wilson St., Marlborough, MA.
The Brita family wishes to thank the members of the Marlborough Fire and Police Departments as well as the EMTs' and all medical personnel who provided their services in such a caring and professional manner.