Obituary: Patricia A. (Hyatt) DiLuca, 74
Feb 11, 2015 04:26PM
By Kieran Gilman
TEWKSBURY: Patricia A. (Hyatt) DiLuca, age 74, a resident of Bristol, NH for the past 8 years, formerly of Tewksbury, passed away at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack, NH on Sunday, February 8, 2015.
She was the beloved wife of James P. DiLuca, Sr., with whom she would have celebrated their 53rd wedding anniversary on May 5, 2015.
Born in Malden on January 12, 1941, she was the daughter of the late Ernest L. Hyatt and the late Laura G. (DeAvilla) Hyatt.
Patricia resided in Tewksbury for over 25 years until moving to Bristol, NH in 2007.
Prior to her retirement in 2003, she was employed as an Accounts Payable Supervisor by the Wang Corporation and previously worked for the Internal Revenue Service.
She was a member of the Bristol Garden Club.
Patricia enjoyed numerous outdoor activities including swimming, kayaking, exercising, and water skiing to name a few. In addition, she loved to travel with her husband and family.
Besides her husband, she is survived by three children, James P. DiLuca, Jr. and his wife Jessica of Essex, CT, Deborah J. Killion and her husband Jesse of Pelham, NH and Nicole M. Delaney and her husband Tom of Windham, NH; six grandchildren, James P. DiLuca, III, Macy and Hunter Delaney, and Jesse J. Killion, Jr., Summer and Joshua Killion; four sisters, Maggie Babb of Peterborough, NH, Kathleen June of Pepperell, MA, Ruth Hyatt Lambert of Jaffrey, NH and Carol Ferguson of Clearwater, FL; one brother, Paul Hyatt of Jaffrey, NH; also many nieces and nephews.
Patricia was the mother of the late Rhonda A. DiLuca and sister of the late Joan Holmes, Bobby, Richard, Billy, Donald, John, and Ernest Hyatt, Jr.
Calling hours are Thursday, Feb. 12, from 4-8 p.m. at the Farmer & Dee Funeral Home, 16 Lee St., Tewksbury. Her funeral will be held Friday, Feb. 13, at 10 a.m. from the funeral home, followed by her Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at St. Robert Bellarmine Church, 198 Haggetts Pond Road, Andover. Spring interment will be at the Homeland Cemetery in Bristol, NH. Kindly Omit Flowers. Donations in her memory may be made to the Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation, 5526 West 13400 South, # 510, Salt Lake City, UT 84096 or on line at www.cholangiocarcinoma.org.