hgazette.com, Haverhill, MA

February 14, 2013

Margaret (Masera) Giolito, 95

Haverhill, MA — Margaret (Masera) Giolito, beloved wife of the late John Giolito passed away peacefully on Tuesday February 5 , 2013 at the Merrimack Valley Hospital with her son Vincent by her side. She was born in Haverhill the daughter of Emilio and Frances Masera. Margaret attended Haverhill Public schools, and worked in the shoe industry for several years before becoming a full time homemaker. Margaret enjoyed many hobbies and activities including camping, gardening, reading, cooking, baking, and sewing. Her true joy came from being with her family and friends. Margaret's loving heart and warm smile, and caring, and nurturing ways will never be forgotten by her family and friends. Margaret's three children inlcuded the late Patricia (Giolito) Bales of Andover, and the late Carl Giolito of Haverhill. She is survived by her son Vincent of Haverhill. A daughter in law Linda (Loffredo) Giolito of Pembroke; A son in law David Bales of Andover; 2 Grandaughters Jennifer Bales and her companion Ernest Antoniotti of Margate, FL; Kerry (Giolito) Cronin and her husband Brendan of Hanover, MA; A grandson John Giolito and his wife Jennifer of Saugus; Great grandchildren Anthony and Emma Giolito; and twins Matthew and Connor Cronin; She is also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was also sister of the late John "Rocky" Masera. "Although our hearts are heavy and our eyes are filled with tears, you have blessed and enriched our lives for so long as only a true angel can. I'm so fortunate and filled with pride to call you My Mom".

ARRANGEMENTS: Her funeral will be held Tuesday Feb. 12 at 10 am from the Paul C. Rogers Family-Scatamacchia Funeral Home 334 Main St. Haverhill. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in All Saints Church at 11 am. Burial will be private. Visiting hours will be held Monday from 4-8 pm. Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 20 Speen St. Framingham, MA 01701. For directions or to send online condolences go www.Scatamacchiafuneralhome.com.