Esther (Marini) Carrabba

April 30, 1922 ~ August 25, 2018 (age 96)


Leominster - Esther (Marini) Carrabba, 96, of Leominster, passed away peacefully on August 25th, 2018.  Esther was born in Clinton on April 30, 1922, a daughter of the late Tito and Pierina (Leoni) Marini.  She graduated from Clinton High School, Class of 1939 and attended Business School at night for bookkeeping and short-hand.  Prior to her retirement, Esther worked for the Leominster School System as a secretary and was loved by everyone.  She was a parishioner of St. Anna Church, and was a devoted Catholic.  She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, reading, traveling, playing Bingo and visiting her sons in Arizona and Pennsylvania.

She leaves her two sons; Louis Carrabba Jr., of PA and Bruce Carrabba of Tuscon, AZ; sister, Enea Zangarine of Bolton; granddaughter Melissa (Carrabba) Pandiscio and husband Chris of Leominster; great grandchildren; Allie and Rocco Pandiscio of Leominster, and many nieces and nephews.

Esther was predeceased by her husband, Louis J. Carrabba Sr., in 1988; her siblings Mea Clisham, Diore Marini, Anthony D. Marini, Dea G. Ballis and Ettore J. Marini; and  her daughter-in-law, Debbie Carrabba.

She will be missed by her friends and family, especially her granddaughter, Melissa.

Esther's Funeral will be held Friday, August 31, 2018, from Wright-Roy Funeral Home, Inc., 109 West St., Leominster, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. in St. Anna's Church, 199 Lancaster St., Leominster. Burial will follow in Evergreen cemetery ,Leominster  A Calling Hour will be held Friday morning, prior to the funeral, from 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. in the funeral home. 

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August 31, 2018

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Wright-Roy Funeral Home, Inc.
109 West St.
Leominster, MA 01453

Mass of Christian Burial
August 31, 2018

11:00 AM
St. Anna's Church
199 Lancaster Street
Leominster, MA 01453

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