Mrs. Lillian Teresa (Rizzo) Iannacci

  • Born: February 28, 1925
  • Died: March 20, 2019
  • Location: Woburn, Massachusetts

Barile Funeral Home

482 Main Street
Stoneham, MA 02180

Tel. 781.438.2280

Tribute & Message From The Family

Lillian Teresa (Rizzo) Iannacci of Woburn passed away on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at Winchester Nursing Center in Winchester. She was 94 years of age.

Born on February 28, 1925 in Somerville, Lillian was the loving daughter of the late Enrico Rizzo and Carmela (Marotto) Rizzo. Lillian was a warm and caring daughter, sister, wife mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt and friend. She will be truly missed by all who knew her.

Lillian ran the Iannacci farmstand with her loving husband James for many years. Following the closing of the stand, Lillian worked as a seamstress at Mystic Dress Company in Everett. Her family meant the world to her. Spending time with loved ones came first and foremost in her life.

Lillian was the beloved wife of the late James Iannacci. She was the devoted mother of CarolAnn D'Arcangelo and her husband Nick, Robert Iannacci and his wife Maura, and the late James Iannacci, Jr. and his surviving wife Patricia. Lillian was the cherished grandmother of Nicole Juliano and her husband James, Ashley D'Arcangelo, Robert Iannacci and his wife Lauren and Jillian, Jessica and Mark Iannacci. She was the devoting great grandmother of Edmund and Ava. Lillian was the dear sister of the late Michael Rizzo, the late Albert Rizzo and his late wife Millie and the late Arthur Rizzo and his late wife Susan. She was also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Mass Celebrating Lillian's Eternal Life will be held on Tuesday, March 26th at 11am in St. Barbara's Church, 138 Cambridge Rd. Woburn. Family and friends are cordially invited to gather and share memories with the Family prior to the Mass beginning at 9am in the Barile Family Funeral Home, 482 Main St. (RT 28) STONEHAM. Parking attendants and elevator are available. Interment Calvary Cemetery, Woburn.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations in Lillian's memory to the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation of Greater New England 101A First Ave. Waltham, MA 02451.

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Condolence & Memory Journal

So, so sorry to find out about Lillian. She was such a sweet, kind and wonderful mother. She was always so welcoming to anyone who came to her home. I'm sorry I missed the services, just found out. Love and prayers for all, Anne and Pappy

Posted by A friend   June 05, 2019

Carol Ann, I am so sorry to hear about your mom. She was a lovely woman with a strong spirit. Her smile lit up the room. She will be missed

Posted by Louise Bellucci, PT - winchester, MA - Acquaintance   March 27, 2019

Many prayers for Carolann and her family at this time. Lil was such a special friend to me for many years. I loved her farm for my horses. Always visited her daily. I loved her so much & Ill miss her always. ❤

Posted by Sue Floyd - Ocala, FL - friend   March 25, 2019


I am so sorry for your loss.

Posted by Erin Haverty - Woburn, MA - Neighbor   March 25, 2019

Carol Ann, please accept our deepest sympathy for the loss of your Mom. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time.
Sincerely, Linda & Susan

Posted by Susan Kelley - Woburn, MA - Friend   March 24, 2019

Lillian was a wonderful person. She always cared for you and your loved ones. She will be missed.
love Maureen and Family

Posted by Maureen Hicks - Merrimack, NH - Friend   March 23, 2019

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