Elizabeth Stanford

                    December 31, 1941  -  July 22, 2013


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Elizabeth Stanford, 71, passed away on July 22nd, 2013. She was born in Boston on December 31st, 1941 to her parents John and Mary Gentile. Elizabeth was raised in Somerville and is a graduate of St. Josephs High School. She has been a resident of Malden since 1969. For many years, she worked as a secretary at the former Boston Regional Hospital in Stoneham. Elizabeth enjoyed participating in the water aerobics classes at the YMCA in Malden. She is survived by her husband, Francis J. “Frank” Stanford Jr.; by her children; Sharon Stanford of Malden and Peter F. Stanford of Saugus; by her granddaughter Rylee; and by her siblings; Carmine Gentile of Florida, John Gentile of Wilmington, Lillian Cassutt of California, Connie Pirrello of Medford, Marion Tambini of Melrose and Jeanette MacInnis of Medford. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Relatives & friends are invited to attend her funeral from the Breslin Funeral Home, 610 Pleasant St., Malden on Friday July 26th at 8 AM followed by a Funeral Mass celebrated at Immaculate Conception Church, 600 Pleasant St., Malden at 9 AM. Visiting hours will be held at the funeral home on Thursday July 25th from 4-8 PM. Interment is private. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.


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Born: December 31, 1941

Death: July 22, 2013


Memorial donations may be made to:
American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701

This memorial provided by:
Breslin Funeral Home
Malden, MA