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Victoria A (Simons) DelBono

March 14, 2021


Victoria A (Simons) DelBono of Needham, MA, passed away peacefully on March 14,2021 at the age of 93. 

Born in New Bedford, MA to the late Alipio H and Mary Gardner Simons, Vickie was raised in Falmouth MA, the second eldest in a family of eleven. After graduating from Lawrence High School in Falmouth, MA she moved to Boston to attend secretarial school and work at the First National Bank of Boston.  Beloved wife of the late Adam A DelBono.  Resident of Needham MA for 64 years, most recently at North Hill Retirement Community. Employed by Babson College for many years and longtime volunteer at the Glover Memorial Hospital, now BID Needham. 

Devoted mother of Elizabeth A DelBono of Ashland, MA; Larry DelBono and wife Deb of Winchendon, MA and Jack DelBono and wife Irene of Natick, MA. Loving Grandmother of 4 and Great-Grandmother of 5. Cherished sister of Lyn Carter of CA, Maryann Lorson of CA, Catherine Simons of Needham, MA and William Simons of VA.  Preceded in death by siblings Margaret Broadley, Cecilia Simons, Evelyn Metcalf, Bernadette White, Gloria Simons, and Alipio H Simons Jr.  

Visitation will be private at the Eaton Funeral Home Needham.  All are welcome to attend the Funeral Mass at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church on Monday, March 22nd at 10 am.  Burial services will follow immediately after at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge, MA. 

Flowers are being supplied by Brasco Florist in Waltham MA.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to Seasons Hospice Inpatient Facility in Milton MA.  Check’s may be mailed directly to Season Hospice Milton Inpatient Center, 597 Randolph Avenue, Milton, MA 02186. For online donations please specify the Milton Inpatient Center in the note section:  https://seasonsfoundation.org/donate/. 

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Mass of Christian Burial
March 22, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Joseph Church
1360 Highland Avenue
Needham, MA 02492

March 22, 2021

11:45 AM
Mt. Auburn Cemetery
580 Mount Auburn St.
Cambridge, MA 02138


Season Hospice Milton Inpatient Center
597 Randolph Ave., Milton MA 02186
Web: https://seasonsfoundation.org/donate

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