FRAMINGHAM – Matilda A. (Rinaldo) Muzzi, died Monday, August 20, 2018 at the Hartford Hospital in the Cardiac ICU, Hartford, CT
Born in Framingham, she was the daughter of the late Orazio and Jennie (Sawtelle) Rinoldo.
Matilda was the former wife of Arnold Brigham Sr. and Leonard Muzzi.
Mrs. Muzzi attended Bentley College and obtained a Paralegal Certificate. She formerly worked for Raytheon Co., Northrop Co in Norwood and had a passion for real estate investments.
She was a true friend with a big heart that would always be willing to lend a helping hand and would keep in touch with many friends especially with her niece Sandy and longtime friend Shirley.
She especially enjoyed being with her family, loved her grandchildren to be together, also playing cards on Sundays with her sister in law Mary and fiends Nancy and Sarah. In her spare time at the villa, she read books and took walks with her part time caregiver.
Matilda is survived by her daughter, Irene Grazio of Haverhill, mother of the late son, David Brigham and survived by a son, Arnold Brigham Jr.; grandchildren, Lauren Brigham, Alyssa and Jared Grazio, Alex, Andrew, Emma, Nora, Cameron and Evan Brigham; great grandchild, Aiden Sim. Also survived by her siblings Jane England and Victoria Frazier, and daughter in law, Carol Brigham.
She’s predeceased by siblings, Gloria Guigli, Julia Pappas, Thomas Rinoldo, Paul H. Rinoldo, and Peter J. Rinaldo.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a time of visitation on Saturday, August 25, 2018, from 8to 9;30 a.m. at the Norton Funeral Home, 53 Beech Streeet in Framingham, followed by her funeral Mass at 10 a.m. at St. Tarcisius Church, 562 Waverly Street in Framingham.
Following cremation, burial will take place on a later date in the family lot in St. Tarcisius Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Framingham Heart Study, 73 Mt. Wayte Avenuein Framingham, MA 01702