Barbara A. Selvitella (DeDominicis), a life–long Medford resident, passed away on March 30th.
The beloved wife of the late Arthur Selvitella with whom she shared 60 years of marriage, she was a loving mother to Diane and the late Al Gaeta of Medford and Dave and Melanie Selvitella of Wakefield. She was a loving grandmother to Jacqui and Bryan Chaffins, Andrea and Corey Toomey all of Billerica, Holly and Spencer McKenna of Charlotte, NC, and Ashley and Gordon Sandvoss of Renton, WA. She was a beloved “GG” to Ava Toomey, and Alex and Joshua Chaffins all of Billerica.
Barbara was a long-time member of St. Francis Prayer Group and the Tai Chi Group at the Medford Senior Center. Barbara enjoyed gardening, reading, and playing cards especially “Pay Me” with her sister-in-law Rita Tomolillo and friends. Most of all, she was happiest with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren at Sunday dinners.
Her funeral will be from the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main St., Medford, Tuesday, April 5th at 9 AM followed by a funeral mass celebrated in St. Francis of Assisi Church, 441 Fellsway West, Medford, at 10 AM. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Monday 4 - 8 PM. Services will conclude with burial at Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be sent in Barbara's name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.