Obituary for Domenica Isgro (Carbone)
SOUTH BARRE - Domenica (Carbone) Isgro, 93, passed away peacefully on August 13,2017 in Dodge Park Rest Home in Worcester. She was born in St.Antonio, Sicily the daughter of Rosa (Zangla) and Domenico Carbone and moved to Barre in November 1960. Her husband of 67 years Angelo Isgro died in 2013. They were each others right hand in all they did and she missed him terribly.
Domenica will be missed by her loving family. She leaves 3 sons Carmelo “Peter” & his wife Linda; Sebastian & his wife Paula all of West Boylston; Salvatore “Sam” & his wife Wendy of Hubbardston; a daughter, Domenica “Nikki” Potvin & her husband George of Sturbridge; 10 grandchildren, George A. Jr. & his partner Yulia, Michael & his wife Robin, Brian Potvin & his wife Jill, Anthony Isgro & his wife Jennifer, Nadiya Isgro, Matthew Isgro, Jason Isgro & his wife Ashley, Joel Isgro & his partner Samantha, Jean Walsh & her husband Michael and Paul Isgro & his wife Crystal; 6 great grandchildren, Reagan & Griffin Potvin, Madeline, Elliot, Landon & Emma Isgro; a sister Salvatora Carbone and many nieces & nephews.She is predeceased by 3 brothers Lorenzo, Carmelo & Lorenzo II and a sister Fortunata.
She worked for the former Barre Wool Combing Co.in South Barre and later for LS Starrett until she retired. Domenica loved her gardening, making her bread, sharing her vegetables and her bread with family & friends. No one ever left her house hungry.
She was always advising her grandchildren,"Manga", "work hard", "save your money" and Rispetto.
The family would like to thank all the people that cared for Domenica. The Barre Family Health Center,especially Dr. Steven Earls, The Gardner VNA , especially Krystal Marsh and lastly Dodge Park Rest Home family.
The funeral will be held on Wednesday, August 16,2017 at 11:00Am in St. Thomas a Becket Church Vernon Ave.S.Barre. A calling hour will be held from 9:30-10:30AM in Pillsbury Funeral Home 96 S.Barre Rd. Barre prior to the Mass. Burial will follow in St. Josephs Cemetery. Donations may be made in her name to the Gardner VNA 34 Pearly Ln. Gardner,MA.01440. Please visit:Pillsburyfuneralhome.com