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Marion Fantucchio

Marion A. Fantucchio, age 85, a lifelong resident of Quincy, passed away on Friday, July 27, 2018 after a brief illness. 

Marion had a long and distinguished career with the city of Quincy. She joined the staff of the assessor’s office following her graduation from Quincy High School and advanced to the positions of Chief Assessor, and Chairperson of the Board of Assessors, which she held from 1991 until her retirement in 2011. 

Following her retirement, Marion continued her association with the assessor’s office until her death. Marion was also very active in related professional organizations. She was a member of the Massachusetts Association of Assessing Officers, serving as Secretary for several years. In addition, she participated in the Northeastern Regional Association of Assessing Officers. She was also generous with her time, participating in charitable events.

Marion is survived by her devoted brother Alphonse Fantucchio and his wife Dorothy, sister-in-law Josephine Fantucchio, and long-time partner Robert Petze, all of Quincy. She was the beloved aunt to nieces Mildred Savage of Quincy, Marlene Steger and her partner Glenn Fritz of Lynnfield, Mary Robledo and her husband Angel of Sunrise, Florida, Joyce Flavin and her husband James of Canton, Joan Walsh and her husband Robert of Marshfield, and Alison Buckley and her husband Franck of Bridgewater.

Marion was very close to her many grandnieces and grandnephews, including Jessica Perry and her husband Adam of Natick, Adam Steger and his fiancée Erin Bowers of Brookline, Jonathan Savage and his fiancée Geena Bournazian of Scituate, Keith Flavin of East Bridgewater, Ian and Kerry Flavin of Canton, Francesca Walsh of Marshfield, and Angel Robledo of Sunrise, Florida. She took delight in her great-grandnephews Akiva Perry of Natick, Mason Flavin of East Bridgewater and great-grandniece Azalea Perry of Natick.

She was pre-deceased by her loving parents Joseph and Nicolina Fantucchio, brother John Fantucchio and grandnephew Jason Savage, all of Quincy.

Visiting hours will be on Thursday, August 2nd from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at the Bolea-Buonfiglio Funeral Home, 116 Franklin Street, Quincy. Funeral will be from Bolea-Buonfiglio Funeral Home on Friday, August 3 at 11:00 AM, followed by a funeral mass at St. John the Baptist Church, 44 School Street, Quincy, at 12 Noon. Burial in Mt. Wollaston Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, donations in Marion’s name may be made to St. John the Baptist Church, or the charity of your choice.


This is a link to a very nice article about Marion when she retired from Full time employment in Quincy