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Catarina Frieri

Catarina A. Frieri (Monteleone)

Sunday, June 15th, 1924 - Friday, December 6th, 2019
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Catarina Monteleone Frieri, 95, of Pittsfield, died Friday, December 6, 2019, at Mt. Greylock Extended Care in Pittsfield.
She was born in Pittsfield on June 15, 1924, the daughter of Anthony and Rose Flossic Monteleone. Catarina attended local schools and graduated from Pittsfield High School in 1942. During WWII, she took an apprentice job at the General Electric, as a defense worker, building parts for the U.S. Navy. She returned to the G.E. in 1965, as the first women foreman, in the Power Transformer Protective Equipment Area. Catarina retired in 1991 after 26 years of service, when her department relocated to San Juan, Puerto Rico.
After retiring, Catarina, took up quilting and joined the former Yankee Pride Quilters Guild. An avid reader since high school, Catarina was the 2009 Champion book borrower at the Berkshire Athenaeum. She also swam 3 days a week, at the Pittsfield YMCA, for last 28 years. A lifelong Republican, she was a parishioner at the former Mount Carmel Church and more recently, Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Mrs. Frieri was preceded in death by her childhood sweetheart and loving husband of 68 years, Leo Anthony Frieri, in 2013, a younger sister, Anna Nena Fidalgo in 2019, brother-in-law Alfred Fidalgo in 2015 and a teenage son, Anthony Leo Frieri in 1971. Catarina is survived by her son, Michael and his wife, Patricia, of Irving, Texas; A sister-in law, Judy Frieri Zardi of Pittsfield. Grandchildren, Michael Frieri of Midland, Texas and Catherine Frieri Crossno of Fulshear, Texas, along with 9 great grandchildren.

FUNERAL NOTICE: FLYNN & DAGNOLI-BENCIVENGA FUNERAL HOME, 5 Elm St., Pittsfield, MA 01201 is assisting the family. There will be no calling hours. Services and burial in St. Joseph’s Cemetery will be Thursday, December 12 at 11:00 A.M. with the Rev. Geoffrey J. Deeker C.S.S. officiating. Please meet directly at the gravesite in section 11. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to HospiceCare in the Berkshires, 877 South St., Suite 1W, Pittsfield, MA 01201. To add to the Book of Memories, please visit www.flynndagnolifuneralhomes.com.
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  • Service

    Thursday, December 12th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Thursday, December 12th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    St. Joseph's Cemetery
    Address
    222 Pecks Rd.
    PITTSFIELD, MA 01201
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    Notes
    Please meet directly at the cemetery in Section 11
    Officiant
    Rev. Geoffrey Deeker
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    Location
    St. Joseph's Cemetery
    Address
    222 Peck's Rd.
    PITTSFIELD, MA 01201
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MaryAnn Crossno

Posted at 01:31pm
Mike, Chuck and I send our deepest condolences on the passing of your beloved Mom Kitty. Her devotion to her sister, her beautiful needlework and quilts, her commitment to daily swims - she lived a quiet and humble life that was a light to many.
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Joseph E Healy

Posted at 07:47am
Mike, so sorry for the loss of your Mom, solace in having had a long life and leaving a remaining legacy in her loving family. Passing is never easy at any age, I lost my Mom last year at 102. Comfort in knowing they are secure in God's embrace. Be at peace, my friend.
Joe Healy, Lanesborough. MA
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