We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Richardson Funeral Home, Inc.
Henrietta J. Valente, 92 years old, of Fitchburg, passed away peacefully at The Highlands in Fitchburg.
Henrietta was born July 2, 1929, in Cambridge, MA, the daughter of Henry and Mary (Souza) Mazzarella. She leaves 3 sons, Salvatore F. Valente of Leominster, Robert C. Valente of California, and Alexander H. Valente and his wife Donna of Leominster. She has 8 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband of 59 years, Fiorello C. Valente in 2008, her daughter Maria Osborn in 2007. Her brother Humbert P. Cabral and her sister Mary Autiello predeceased her many years ago.
Henrietta graduated from Somerville High School in 1946. She was a member of St. Anna Church in Leominster. She enjoyed and had talents for cooking, sewing, and drawing.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 26, 2022 in the Richardson Funeral Home, 106 West St. Leominster, MA. Burial will follow in St. Leo’s Cemetery, Leominster. Calling hours will precede the funeral from 9:30-11am.