Mrs. Jovanna C. (Orlandella) Quagenti, age 74, died on Friday evening at the Melrose-Wakefield Hospital.
Born in Boston she was the daughter of the late Stella (Angiulo) Orlandella and Louis Orlandella. A homemaker for many years she enjoyed spending time and caring for her family.
She is survived by her four children; Maria Quagenti of Revere, Joseph Quagenti & his wife Christine of Saugus, Andrea Quagenti of Danvers and Dianna Scapicchio & her husband Gregory of Medford. Jovanna was the loving grandmother of Arianna, Victoria, Daniella, Valentina and Ava. She was the sister of Cynthia Prezioso and her husband Daniel of Saugus, Carmen Waelde and her husband Charles of Swampscott, Caesar Orlandella of West Newbury and the late John Orlandella and his wife Patricia of Peabody.
Donations in Jovanna’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital @ stjude.org.
Visiting hours will be held in the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, 549 Lincoln Ave., SAUGUS, on Tuesday 3-7 p.m. Relatives & friends are invited to attend. A funeral will be held from the funeral home on Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. followed by a funeral mass in Blessed Sacrament Church, 14 Summer St., Saugus at 10:30 a.m. Interment Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody.
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