Christina C. Faro
Christina C. Faro, 85, of Ipswich and formerly of Wellesley Hills, died on
June 12, 2020 at her home in Ipswich.
Christina was born on December
24, 1934 in Boston and was the daughter of Antonio and Elvira Sforza.
Christina married Richard J. Faro on February 5, 1954, married for
sixty-six years. Christina enjoyed a rich and wonderful life with
her husband and children, traveling, cooking, entertaining and fund
raising for her charities which included Speech and Hearing and St.
Coletta’s Home. Christina shared three children with Richard, James,
Christine and Richard. In addition to her parents, Christina was
predeceased by her son Richard of Medfield, her brother John Sforza of
Ipswich and her sister Elaine Russo of Melrose. Christina leaves behind
her beloved husband Richard, her son James and his wife Lisa; her daughter
Christine; her daughter-in-law Diane Faro and her husband Brian McManus,
and her sister Lucille Borello of Westford.
Christina is also survived by her grandchildren Richard L. Faro, Jennifer
Yurovich, Stefanie Faro, Lauren Griffin, Olivia Faro, Christopher Faro and
great grandchildren, Blake Faro, Sloan Faro and Leigh Yurovich.
A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday June 19,
2020 at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Hope, 1 Pineswamp Road, Ipswich,
followed by interment at Cowles Memorial Cemetery, Ipswich. Arrangements
are under the direction of the Whittier-Porter Funeral Home of Ipswich. In
lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions in her name to St. Jude
Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 USA /
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