Dorothy M. (Callahan) DeArcangelis, 98, long time resident of Hudson, MA, passed away surrounded by her family on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at The Coleman House in Northborough, MA. She was predeceased by her husband of 61 years, Camillo R. “Rocky” DeArcangelis in 2008.
Dorothy was born and raised in Marlborough, MA, daughter of the late John and Della T. (Cunningham) Callahan. She attended local schools and was a graduate of Marlborough H.S. Following her marriage to Camillo, she moved to Hudson devoting her time to raising her children and caring for their home. She was a member of St. Michael’s Parish in Hudson.
Dorothy is survived by her children, Susan DeArcangelis of Rutland, MA, Maureen Perry and her husband Robert of Shrewsbury, MA, Paul DeArcangelis and his wife Cindy of Hudson, MA; her 10 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; 7 great-great grandchildren ; her sister-in-law Gloria Corrinne of Leominster, MA ; many nieces and nephews, other relatives and close friends. She was the mother of the late Michael DeArcangelis and late David DeArcangelis and survived by David’s wife Jane DeArcangelis of Marlborough, MA. She was predeceased by her 7 siblings.
Dorothy’s passion in life was her immediate and extended family, her Irish heritage, crocheting, long walks with her husband, cooking holiday feasts for her large family.
The family would like to extend our deepest gratitude to the exceptional Assisted Living Staff at Coleman House for their loving dedication and care to mom.
Relatives and friends are invited to visiting hours on Thursday, May 5, 2022 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at Tighe Hamilton Regional Funeral Home, 50 Central Street, Hudson, MA 01749. A funeral mass will be held on Friday, May 6, 2022 at 9:00 AM in St. Michael's Church, 21 Manning Street, Hudson, MA. Burial will follow in St. Michael's Cemetery, Cox Street, Hudson.
In Lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Dorothy may be made to a charity of your choice.