Raised and educated in Reading

READING — Alicia Marie DeMarco, 28, of Reading died Thursday, Nov. 20, at Winchester Hospital along with her daughter Arianna Marie Toni DeMarco-Bubanas.

Alicia was born in Boston on Jan. 1, 1986, and was the daughter of Raymond and Mary (Zagarella) DeMarco.

She was raised and educated in Reading. She enjoyed spending time with her family and especially her daughter Alexa.

She was the loving mother of Alexa Rae Maureen DeMarco-Bubanas. In addition to her parents she was the beloved sister of Tracy Moore of Methuen, Tanya DeMarco of Peabody, Raymond DeMarco Jr. of Peabody, and Nicholas DeMarco and Anthony DeMarco both of Reading. She was the granddaughter of Mary Zagarella of Wakefield the late Joseph S.R. Zagarella and Dorothy DeMarco of Peabody and the late Leonard DeMarco. She was the aunt of Richard Bengston of Lowell. She is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Her funeral will be held from the McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., Wakefield on Wednesday at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass in St. Joseph Church, 173 Albion St., Wakefield, at 10 a.m.

Visitation for relatives and friends will be held at the funeral home Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. Interment will be at Lakeside Cemetery, Wakefield.