NATICK – Tina Tavilla, 86, of Natick died Thursday March 31, 2022.
Tina was born on May 8, 1935 in Acireale (CT) Sicily, Italy, she was the daughter of the late Mario Ricca and Maria Miano. She is predeceased by her brothers Venerando and Sebastiano Ricca, and her sister Rosa Ricca.
Tina was the beloved wife of the late Frank Tavilla. Tina is survived by her son Anthony Tavilla and his wife Josephine and their children Stella, Bruno, Emma and Luca Tavilla all of Natick; her daughter, Josephine D’Arrigo and her husband Stefano and their children William D’Arrigo and his wife Sarah of Natick, Angela Rios and husband Giovanny of Ashland and their children Valentina and Sabrina Rios. She is survived by many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral on Monday, April 4, 2022 at 9 a.m. from the John Everett and Sons Funeral Home, 4 Park Street, at Natick Common, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St Patrick’s Church, 44 E. Central St., (Rt. 135) Natick, at 10 a.m. Visiting hours are Sunday from 3 to 6 p.m. in the Funeral Home.
Interment St Patrick Cemetery in Natick.
In lieu of flowers expressions of sympathy may be made in her memory to the Alzheimer’s Association, 309 Waverley Oaks Rd, Waltham, MA 02452