Published December 25, 2020

MELROSE — Angeline (Restino) Fulginiti, 90, of Melrose, passed peacefully on Dec. 1, 2020 at Sanctuary by Strive in Orlando, FL. with her loving daughters by her side.

Married for 56 years to the late Anthony C. Fulginiti, she is survived by her daughters Margaret Dougherty and husband Daniel of Lexington; Carla Lagares of Orlando, Fla.; and Lisa Oliver and husband William of Raleigh, N.C. Precious grandmother “Nonni” to Nicholas and Francesca Lagares, and Allison and Julia Oliver. Also survived by sister Sophie Ravena of Hoosick Falls, N.Y., and numerous nieces and nephews.

Born in Hoosick Falls to Angelo and Anna Rose Restino, she was the youngest of seven children, predeceased by Margaret Hoffman, Sadie Starsiak, Augusta Vitro, Antoinette Williams and Thomas Restino.

Angie’s deep commitment to her Catholic faith extended to her 27-year work history with the Incarnation Parish in Melrose. Her consistent, steady, loving presence as matriarch was grounded in her love for life and deeply generous spirit. Angie’s heart has been and will be a guiding light for the surviving generations and for all the people whom she touched.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Incarnation Church, 425 Upham St., Melrose, on Monday, Jan. 4, 2021, at 10 a.m., followed by interment at Wyoming Cemetery in Melrose. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Due to COVID-19, visitation will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Angeline’s name to My Brother’s Table, 98 Willow St., Lynn, MA 01901 or

Arrangements are by The Gately Funeral Home of Melrose. To send a message of condolence, please visit