WHS graduate, retired Wang employee


WAKEFIELD — Grace J. DiGregorio, 82, of Wakefield and Naples, Fla., died on Thursday, Jan. 15, at the Naples Community Hospital.

Born in Wakefield on Oct. 6, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Josephine (Terreveccia) Bellandi.

Mrs. DiGregorio was a graduate of Wakefield High School, Class of 1950. She was a longtime member of the Salem Country Club. Mrs. DiGregorio was a retired office clerk for Wang in Burlington.

Mrs. DiGregorio was the wife of Rick DiGregorio. She was the mother of Gail Saulnier of California, Anthony Bragg of Wakefield, Joseph Bragg of Tewksbury and the late Stephen Bragg. She was the sister of Rose Bellandi of Wakefield and Thomas Bellandi of Canterbury, N.H. Mrs. DiGregorio is also survived by her eight grandchildren, one great-grandchild and her dear friend Gloria Ragucci of Everett.

Her funeral will be held from the McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., Wakefield on Friday at 8:30 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass in St. Florence Church, 47 Butler Ave., Wakefield at 9:30 a.m.

Visitation for relatives and friends will be held at the funeral home on Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m.

Interment will be at Forest Glade Cemetery in Wakefield.