A talented cook and loving caretaker

CHELSEA — Nicoletta L. (Griffo) Incerto, of Chelsea, passed away peacefully at the age of 90 surrounded by family on February 10, 2022. Beloved wife of 70 years to the late Dr. Richard A. Incerto Sr. Loving mother of Roni M. Melisi of Sandwich and the late Richard A. Incerto Jr. and his wife, Theresa, of Hamilton. Cherished grandmother of Corey Fealtman and her husband, James, of Beverly; Christine Urann and her husband, William, of Hanover and Mark Melisi and his wife, Nicola, of Walpole. Proud great grandmother of Nicoletta, Stella, Victoria, James, Benjamin, Jacob and Raymond. Loving sister of the late Frances Gargano and Guy Griffo.

Nicoletta was born in Chelsea on January 11, 1932 to the late Gabriel and Lucia (Capone) Griffo. Nicoletta and her late husband Dick settled in Chelsea to raise their two children, living there for over fifty years. She was a talented cook known for her lasagna and a loving caretaker. Nicoletta enjoyed spending time with her family and drinking wine. She loved the quiet comfort of her own home where she enjoyed reading and caring for her plants. When she was younger, she loved to go out dancing with Dick and spend time at the beach. She also cherished her shopping trips with her sister, Frances.

A funeral service was held for both Richard and Nicoletta on Monday, February 14, 2022 at the Woodlawn Cemetery Chapel, 302 Elm St. Everett at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Burial will follow at Woodlawn.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association. 300 5th Ave, Waltham, MA 02451 or at www.heart.org. To send a message of condolence please visit www.gatelyfh.com.