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Lillian E. (Ostiguy) DeSantis

April 18, 1927 ~ March 8, 2020 (age 92)



Ware – Lillian E. (Ostiguy) DeSantis passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 8, 2020, surrounded by her loving family.


She was born on April 18, 1927 to the late Azarie and Clara (Riel) Ostiguy.  The youngest of 14 children, she grew up in New Braintree before moving to Ware after she married, to raise her family. 


Lillian is predeceased by her husband, Armand DeSantis in 1978.  She leaves to cherish in her memory, her daughters, Diane Moriarty and her husband Michael and Linda Maxwell and her husband Edward; her sons, Alfred and his wife Gail, Paul and his wife Clare, Mark and his wife Cheryl and Dean and his wife Theresa.  She is also survived by her sister Irene LaPointe.


Gram’s stories will always be with her 13 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.


The family wishes to thank the wonderful staff at Quaboag Rehabilitation and Skilled Care Center for their care.


A Graveside Service for Lillian will be held on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 2:45PM in New Saint William Cemetery in Ware.   In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the West Brookfield Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 540, West Brookfield, MA, 01585, the Quaboag Rehabilitation and Skilled Care Activities Fund, 47 E. Main Street, West Brookfield, MA, 01585 or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN, 38145/



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Graveside Service
March 14, 2020

2:45 PM
New St. William Cemetery
Main Street
Ware, MA 01082


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis TN 38148
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

West Brookfield Rescue Squad, Inc.
P.O. Box 540, West Brookfield MA 01585

Quaboag Rehabilitation and Skilled Care Activities Fund
47 East Main Street, West Brookfield MA 01585

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