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Joan M. (Carey) Santa Maria

October 31, 2022
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SANTA MARIA, Joan M. (Carey) of Milton, passed away peacefully on October 31, 2022. Beloved wife of the late Leo F. Santa Maria. Loving mother of Donna DeGraan and her husband Robert of Braintree, Kathleen Santa Maria and her husband Henry of Kingston, Regina Santa Maria and her husband James Connolly of Duxbury, Mary Pietrowski and her husband Peter of Quincy, Joan Analetto and her husband Tony of Milton, Maura Papile and her husband Ray of Scituate, and Eileen Cefail and her husband Steven of Braintree. Cherished grandmother of 13 loving grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Dear sister of Mary Holman, and Joseph Carey and his wife Nancy. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Visitation in the John J. O’Connor & Son Funeral Home, 740 Adams St. (near Gallivan Blvd.) DORCHESTER, Wednesday morning November 9, 2022 from 8:30-10 am, followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Agatha Church, MILTON, at 10:30 am. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Lustgarten Foundation. Interment in Milton Cemetery. For directions and expressions of sympathy, please visit www.oconnorandson.com.


November 9, 2022

8:30 AM to 10:00 AM
John J. O'Connor & Son Funeral Home
740 Adams Street
Dorchester, MA 02122

Funeral Mass
November 9, 2022

10:30 AM
St. Agatha's Church
440 Adams Street
Milton, MA 02186

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Joan Santa Maria

December 31, 1969-October 31, 2022

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