Victoria (Der-Vartanian) Chiampi, 82, of Wakefield, formerly of Medford, passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness on Friday, Jan. 10, 2014.
Beloved wife of the late Ralph F. Chiampi Sr. Cherished mother of Dianne Arcieri and her husband Jack of Methuen, Ralph F. Chiampi Jr. of Oregon, Robert Chiampi and his wife Kathleen of Stoneham, Cynthia Pickett and her husband Thomas of Salem, N.H., Ricky Chiampi and his wife Lisa of Medford and Nancy Chiampi of Wakefield. Loving grandmother of Jessica Chiampi of Oregon, Ralph F. Chiampi III of Oregon, Nicole Bennett of North Andover and Heather V. Rollka of Salem, N.H., and Wakefield, and many extended grandchildren and great grandchildren. Dear sister-in-law to Frank F. Chiampi Jr. of Everett.
Special mention to VNA Hospice Nurse Debbie Collins and companion caretakers JoAnn Greico and Graciella Roman for their outstanding and dedicated service and friendship.
Victoria will be sorely missed, as she was treasured by many friends and all she came in contact with. Her beautiful smile and personality will shine in our hearts forever.
Funeral from the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main St., MEDFORD, Monday at 11 a.m. followed by a funeral mass celebrated in St. Francis of Assisi Church, 441 Fellsway West, Medford, at noon. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Sunday 4-8. Interment will be private.
As an expression of sympathy memorial contributions may be sent in Victoria’s name to www.main.acsevents.org.