NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Dianne Marie Tatro, 66, of 10 Spencer Road died Saturday, April 5, 2014, at her home.
Born in North Adams on Oct. 14, 1947, daughter of Frank Boynton and Florence Morris Boynton Pitt, she attended Drury High School.
Ms. Tatro last worked as a personal care attendant. Before that, she worked at the former A&P Supermarket and former Carol Cable Co.
She was a communicant of the former St. Francis of Assisi Church. She enjoyed knitting and puzzles and loved cats and Elvis Presley. She especially enjoyed spending time with her family.
She leaves two daughters, Melissa J. Tatro of North Adams and Sherry A. Tatro-Hathaway of Rutland Town, Vt; a son, Ronnie J. Tatro of North Adams; four sisters, Kathleen Ballou and her husband, Bruce, of Clarendon Spring, Vt., Carol Zegarowski and her husband, Wick, of Conway, S.C., Susan Kiwacz of North Adams and Jean Langlois and her husband, Paul, of Williamstown; seven grandchildren, Elizabeth Tatro, Kristina Tatro, Nicoletta Hathaway, Garrett Hathaway, Huntter Hathaway, Brett Shepard and Samantha Shepard; a great-granddaughter, Addisyn Shepard; her stepmother, Lucille Boynton of New Britain, Conn., and nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her former husband, John Tatro, and her brother, Michael Pitt.
FUNERAL NOTICE — The Funeral for Ms. Tatro will be Thursday, April 10, at 9 a.m. at Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals, West Chapels, 521 West Main St. North Adams. Burial will follow in Southview Cemetery.
Calling hours will be Wednesday, April 9, from 4 to 7 at the funeral home Memorial donations are suggested for the American Diabetes Association in care of the funeral home.
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