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Myrna C. (Robertson) Resteghini

November 23, 1923 ~ March 9, 2020 (age 96)

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Resteghini, Myrna C. (Robertson) -Of Stoneham formerly of Somerville, March 9th. Beloved wife of the late Alfred Resteghini. Mother of Peter Resteghini and his wife Annmarie, Alfred Resteghini, Susan Kirkland and her husband Dan and Dianne DeVito and her husband Steven. Daughter of the late John Robertson and Vivienne.  Grandmother of Elyse DeVito- Smyth and her fiancée Andrew Smyth, Jeffrey and his wife Colleen, Brian Kirkland and his wife Kathryn and Taylor Resteghini. Great grandmother of Jack Otis and Charles Joseph. Sister of Elizabeth Ledbury of Nova Scotia and the late Pauline, Richie and Marilyn.  Dear Sister in law of  Rita Giannoccari.

During her life Myrna was a pioneer for education for students with mental disabilities, she actively involved at the Walnut St. Center Inc. along with other private and public schools for children with disabilities. 

Funeral from the Funeral Home, on Friday, March 13th at 9am. Funeral Mass in St. Joseph's Church, 173 Albion St., Wakefield at 10am. Relatives and friends may visit at the funeral home Thursday 4-7pm. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Myrna’s name to Communitas Inc., 60-d Audobon Rd. Wakefield, MA 01880. or online at

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March 12, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Cota Funeral Homes
335 Park Street
North Reading, MA 01864

Mass of Christian Burial
March 13, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Joseph's Church
173 Albion St

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