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“mom, each day you became more special to me,you were smart, funny, and wise.but what I will most miss are your beautiful beautiful blue blue eyes.see...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: mary catherine fuller - wellesley, MA

“Mary,Jeff and family. Thinking of of you all with heartfelt sympathy during this difficult time. I fondly remember your mom growing up. May she rest...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Kathy LaRosee - Sterling, MA

“Brenda,Your mom's photo is as pretty as the woman I remember on Sibley Rd. so many years ago. She was lovely and I'm sure she will be missed very...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Sheila (Caisey/McCarthy) Durkin - MA

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4 of 9 | Posted by: Anthony Chicco - Biddeford, ME

“Dear Marc and Rosie, I am so very sorry to hear of the passing of Marc's Mom. My warmest condolences are sent your way as are my hopes for your...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Maureen King - Waltham, MA

“Sending you all our love and keeping you in our thoughts and prayers during this sad time. There are so many good memories of growing up with the...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Sandy and Ken andrews - NC

“I am so very sorry to hear about Aunt Elaine's passing. I will miss seeing her beautiful face in Hannafords and chatting with her. You are all in...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Jennifer Chicco-Devane - MA

“MOMSo many years of saying helloSo many goodbye's as we goYou were always thereIn good times and badYou were always there for questions we hadOur...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Anthony marc Chicco - Biddeford, ME

“My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I am so sorry. Rest In Peace Auntie ❤ ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Debbie Flateau - Marlborough, MA


Waltham – Mrs. Elaine B. (York) Chicco, of Waltham, died on Thursday, June 25, 2020 at the Stanley Tippett House in Needham. She was 87.

Elaine was born in Waltham on July 3, 1933 to the late George D. and Mary Frieda (White) York. She was raised and educated in Watertown and was a graduate to Watertown High.

Following her marriage to Antonio M. 'Anthony' Chicco the pair moved to Waltham where they became lifelong residents and where they would raise their four children. She had worked as a secretary and office administrator for several years but her true passion was being a devoted wife, a loving mother, and a cherished grandmother.

In addition to her parents, Elaine is reunited in Heaven with her husband, Anthony, her brothers, George and Ralph York, and her sister Mary Sheehan.

She leaves her children, Brenda Jones of Orford, New Hampshire, Anthony Marc Chicco (Rosemarie) of Biddeford, Maine, Mary Catherine Chicco Fuller (Jeff) of Wellesley and Crisanna Chicco Favreau of Marlboro; her grandchildren, Jessica Chicco, Anthony, Chicco, and Ariana Goyette; her great-grandson, Brady Clarke; her sisters, Alma Feil of Fort Worth, Texas and Irene Fraser of East Falmouth, and many nieces, nephews, and their families.

Calling hours for Elaine will be held in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham on Monday, June 29th from 4 to 7 p.m. [Those over 60 and those with underlying health conditions are welcome to visit from 4 to 5 p.m. and others from 5 to 7 p.m.]

Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 30th in Saint Mary's Church, 133 School Street, Waltham. Burial will be in Mount Feake Cemetery, Waltham.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Epilepsy Foundation, the Psoriasis Foundation, or to the Wounded Warrior Project.