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Obituary: Anna M. (Mottola) Peters, 92

Aug 07, 2016 08:58AM ● By Theresa Gilman

Peters obit

Anna M. Peters (Mottola), age 92, of Wilmington, died peacefully at the Winchester Hospital on August 2, 2016.

Anna was the beloved wife of the late Paul Peters, devoted mother of Michael Peters & his wife Cathy of Wilmington, Paula Peters of Tewksbury, and Elaine Bemis & her husband Jeff of Melrose. Loving Grandmother of Abigail, Andrew, and Matthew Bemis. Cherished daughter of the late Giovanni “John” and Michelina (Cardinale) Mottola, dear sister of Angie Rappoli & husband Carl of Saugus, Jane Spada & husband Al of Wilmington, Dolly Silva & her late husband Tony of Somerville, the late Tony Mottola, and the late Millie & Bob Bosco. Anna is survived by many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington, on Monday, August 8th at 9:00 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Thomas of Villanova Church, 126 Middlesex Ave., Wilmington at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington. Visiting Hours will be held at the Funeral Home on Sunday, August 7th from 4:00-7:00 p.m.

Memorial donations in Anna’s name may be made to the Winchester Hospital Foundation, 611 Main Street, Winchester, MA 01890.

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