September 11, 2020
Elizabeth “Betty” A. Olivieri
Mrs. Elizabeth “Betty” A. (Downey) Olivieri, of Rockland, passed away on September 11, 2020. She was 83.
Daughter of the late James P. and Hazel (Mulligan) Downey.
Beloved wife of the late James J. Olivieri, Jr.
Loving mother of Susan Fontaine and her husband, Lynn, of Bridgewater, James Olivieri of Manchester, New Hampshire, Brenda H. DelPrete and her husband, Dominic, of Rockland, Robert Olivieri of Bridgewater and the late Maureen Olivieri. Sister of the late James, Robert, and Kenneth Downey, Janet Spano, Geraldine McBurnie, and Marilyn Burgess. Cherished grandmother of James, Jaclyn, Casey, Suzanne, Jesse, Daniel, Robert and the late Elizabeth. Great grandmother of Caleb, Mason, Max, and Nathan. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Betty was an avid reader and loved going to Foxwoods and she always was a big fan of the New England Patriots and the Boston Bruins.
Funeral services and burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to South Shore Visiting Nurse Association, 30 Reservoir Park Drive, Rockland, MA 02370.
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