Joyce M. Arcieri (DiGregorio) passed away peacefully in Florida on Tuesday, June 7th. She was 82. Born and raised in Everett, Joyce was the cherished daughter of the late Rocco and Ann (Uliano) DiGregorio. A Medford resident for many years, Joyce was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend. Joyce devoted herself to raising her four children, throughout their growing years. She always looked forward to time with her grandchildren. She and her late husband Vincent enjoyed spending time at their Florida home on Singer Island which they had for 37 years.
The beloved wife of the late Vincent A. Arcieri, Jr., Joyce was a devoted mother to Maria Arcieri of Medford, Laura Hulme and her husband Bernie of Tewksbury, Dina Castiglia and her husband Alessandro of Tewksbury and the late Vincent A. Arcieri, III. She was a loving grandmother to Tanya Arcieri, Tiffany VanKavalaar and her husband Jason, Gina Arcieri, Shalimar, Miranda and Vincent Hulme and Giuseppe Castiglia. She also leaves her dear sisters Anna DeGregorio and Roberta Hatch.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to visit at the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main St., Medford on Sunday, June 19th from 4 – 8 PM and again on Monday morning at 10:30 followed by a funeral mass celebrated in Saint Joseph Church, 118 High Street, Medford, at 11:30 AM. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent in Joyce's name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.