MASSA, Natalina (Pesce) at 77 years of age of Surfside Beach, SC, formerly of Everett, MA, entered into rest on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Grand Strand Medical Center in Myrtle Beach, SC. She was born on February 3, 1941 in Everett, MA the daughter of the late Amaddio F. and Phyllis (Paniccia) Pesce. Beloved wife of the late Anthony A. Massa, Jr. Dear and devoted mother of Theresa Rao and her husband Robert of Wakefield, MA; Lisa Massa of Everett, MA; and Michael Massa of Surfside Beach, SC. Sister of Catherine Motroni and her late husband, Robert of Everett; Jean Massa and her husband Thomas of Surfside Beach; Anthony Pesce and his wife Kathleen of Burlington; and the late James F. Pesce. Sister-in-law of Gail Hilt and her late husband, Neil of Myrtle Beach. Lena is also survived by her Aunt, Nina Brooks of Everett, and many loving cousins, nieces, nephews and long-time devoted friends.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Lena’s funeral mass at St. Anthony’s Church, 38 Oakes Street, Everett, MA at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, May 18, 2018, followed by Internment at Woodlawn Cemetery, 302 Elm Street, Everett, MA in the Urn Garden on Consecration Way (behind the Chapel), honoring both Natalina and Anthony Massa.