Patricia “Pat” Campatelli, 79, entered into eternal peace on Saturday, June 30, 2012, at the Coral Traces Skilled Facility in Ft. Myers, Florida, after a courageous battle with cancer.Pat was born and raised in East Boston and considered Eastie her home. Born to the late Jermano Alberti and Mary Cambria and wife of the late Joseph “Skip” Campatelli. Sister of the late Pasquale “Blackie” and Jermano “Dukie” Alberti.
Pat is survived by her daughters Mary Macdonald and her husband Brian of Shippensburg, PA, Theresa Cansler and her husband David of Pasadena, CA and Patty Campatelli of East Boston. Loving grandchildren Joseph and Erin MacDonald. Dearest Sister Antonina Boncore of Winthrop, MA. Sister in Law of Marie Marine and Rosemary Trafficanti of Saugus MA. Pat worked for the City of Boston as a lunch mother in various Boston Public Schools. Pat was promoted in 1978 to Cafeteria Manager at East Boston High School where she proudly served Eastie Students for 27 years. Pat retired after 34 years of services. The best time of her life was feeding Eastie students and attending Eastie football games.Family and friend may visit Thursday 4 to 8pm. Funeral Friday in St. Joseph/St. Lazarus church East Boston at 10am Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The EBHS Alumni Association Scholarship Fund. C/O Margaret McGrath Riley, 38 Wild Crest Ave, Billerica, MA 01821.