- August 5, 1935 - March 8, 2017
- Cheshire, Massachusetts
of Joan's Passing
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“Sorry to hear of Aunt Joan's passing ... I know she will be sadly missed.God bless
1 of 28 | Posted by: Beverly Russell - Summerfield, FL
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2 of 28 | Posted by: Andy Montemurro
“LOVE, MOTHER, FOREVERA MOTHER'S EYES HOLD THE LOOK OF LOVEHER SMILE THE WARMTH OF CARING THE TOUCH OF COMFORT IS IN HER HANDS AND HER HEART IS...Read More »
3 of 28 | Posted by: KRYSTINA
“Mamma Mooo=... We love you and will miss you. All your friends and relatives are surrounding you I'm sure. We never lose the ones we love. Within...Read More »
4 of 28 | Posted by: Susan Massaconi - Sarasota, FL
“Our most sincere condolences to Cheeso and the entire Massaconi family. Sending you our love and prayers for peace at this tough time. Bruce,...Read More »
5 of 28 | Posted by: Monique Wood - East Nassau, NY
“So very sorry for your loss.
6 of 28 | Posted by: Karen Kolis (Hessler) SunLakes AZ
“Dear Cheeso and Family, Our prayers and sympathy are with you at this time.
7 of 28 | Posted by: Patrick & Marie Gormalley - MA
“Dear friend Krystina and your family: Please know that you are in my prayers. I know you miss your mom so much, and the loss is so fresh. I am...Read More »
8 of 28 | Posted by: jane porter - fayetteville, NC
“Dear Massaconi & BondiniFamilies : Our Deepest Condolences for Your Loss.
9 of 28 | Posted by: The Donald Kruszyna Family - MA
“Sorry to hear about the loss of Joan, she was a wonderful women. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time.
10 of 28 | Posted by: Colleen Doyle - Pittsfield, MA
“Joan you will missed greatly. You were the glue that held your family together.
11 of 28 | Posted by: Pete Massacani - Pittsfield, MA
“Joe and family,With deep sympathy for your loss.Sincerely,
12 of 28 | Posted by: Lisa Gladu
“My condolences to the entire family.
13 of 28 | Posted by: Steve Bateman
“Dom,So very sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you.Bruce Webb
14 of 28 | Posted by: Bruce Webb - Pittsfield, MA
“To the entire family, my heart hurts for you. Joan was a part of my childhood. Rest In Peace. God speed
15 of 28 | Posted by: Mike Gladu - Adams
“Joseph and Edie, so sorry for your loss.
16 of 28 | Posted by: Paula Contenta - The Villages, FL
“Daniel, Christel & Massaconi family, our deepest condolences to you both & your family at the time off your loss. We had the pleasure of knowing...Read More »
17 of 28 | Posted by: Leo & Martha Benoit - Adams, MA
“So sorry my heart goes out to your family
18 of 28 | Posted by: Kim Gardner - North adams, MA
“Our deepest sympathies to the Massaconi Family. Joan was a beautiful lady and we were very lucky to have known her. Rest in peace sweet lady.......Read More »
19 of 28 | Posted by: Randi and Carly Borrello - NY
“Cheeso and family, very sorry for your loss. Joanie was a great lady and will be truly missed by all who knew her. Rest in peace my friend.
20 of 28 | Posted by: Bill Dean - Little Falls, NY
“Thank you my mother for making a man out of me,you were the best mom,we will meet again someday.Tell Pasty to save me some wine,your son Dominc
21 of 28 | Posted by: Dominic Massaconi - New Lebanon, NY
“Sue I am very sorry for your loss. Prayers and Hugs sent to all.
22 of 28 | Posted by: Tannia Zradi - Pittsfield, MA
“Cheeso,My heart and prayers go out to you and your family.And my dearest friend Dom, you have always made me feel like I was part of your family. God...Read More »
23 of 28 | Posted by: Andy Montemurro - Levittown, NY
“RIP Aunt Joanie...You will surely be missed..
24 of 28 | Posted by: A friend
“Dearest Uncle Cheeso and Family,No more suffering, just peace. Aunt Joan was always sweet & kind to me, whenever we were in her presence. Uncle...Read More »
25 of 28 | Posted by: Mitch & Rose Massaconi - GA
“To the Massaconi family,Sorry for your loss.
26 of 28 | Posted by: Bet Azar - Adams, MA
“Our prayers are with you, in your time of grief.
27 of 28 | Posted by: Dan and Toni Triceri - FL
“RIP AUNT JOAN
28 of 28 | Posted by: Terri Massacani - Pittsfield, MA
Dery Funeral Home
Joan Massaconi, 81, of 23 Wells Road, Cheshire, died Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at
Born in Cheshire on August 5, 1935, the daughter of Dominic and Christina Graziani
Bondini, she attended Adams High School.
Mrs. Massaconi was a homemaker and caregiver to her uncle, Pasquale "Patsy" Penna. She had also worked for Hunter Outdoor Products, Aladco, and in the Cheshire school cafeteria.
She was a communicant of St. Mary of the Assumption Church.
She enjoyed gardening, cooking, baking Italian cookies, knitting, dancing and attending her grandchildren's athletic events.
She leaves her husband, Narcheeso "Cheeso" Massaconi.
Mrs. Massaconi is also survived by two daughters, Susan Massaconi and her husband,
David Michaels, of Sarasota, Fla.; Krystina Massaconi and her significant other, Tim Hughes, of Cheshire; four sons, Joseph Massaconi and his wife, Edie, of Cheshire, Chuck "Jap" Massaconi
of Adams, Daniel Massaconi and his wife, Christel, of Cheshire, and Dominic Massaconi of New
Lebanon, New York; as well as three grandchildren, Michael Bostwick and his fiancée, Mandy
Duplantis, Mitchell Massaconi, and Tyler Massaconi.
She was pre-deceased by a grandson, Matthew; three brothers, Alfred Bondini, Albert
Bondini, and Stephen Bondini; and a sister, Antoinette Bondini.
Funeral services for Joan Massaconi will be held Saturday, March 18, with a Liturgy of
Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m., at St. Mary of the Assumption Church celebrated by Rev. Matthew Guidi, Pastor. Burial will be in Cheshire Cemetery in the Spring. There are no calling hours.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association or to the American Heart Association both in care of the DERY-CHESHIRE FUNERAL HOME, P.O.
Box 445, Cheshire.
54 Bradford Street Pittsfield, MA 01201
Tel. (413) 443-9151