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Constance T. Amato

Constance “Connie” T. (Dion) Amato, 87, of Gardner, died peacefully Thursday, January 6, 2022, in her home with her family by her side.

Born in Gardner on January 30, 1934, Connie was the daughter of the late Origene and Mary Rose (Desmarais) Dion. She graduated from Gardner High School with the Class of 1951. Connie was an Executive Assistant employed by the Offices of Leo P. LaChance for several years until her retirement.

Connie was a parishioner of Annunciation Parish/ Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church of Gardner where she was a member of its choir. She enjoyed playing BINGO, cards and golf. Connie loved to travel and visited many places with her late husband, Vincent, and her family and friends. Her greatest joy came from being with her family and friends, all of whom will miss her dearly.

Connie is survived by her daughter, Cheryl Amato of Malden; a stepdaughter, Lucinda Amato of Gardner; and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband, Vincent Amato, Jr.; her sister, Claire Lajoie; her brother, Robert Dion and a stepson, Christopher Amato.

A Calling Hour will be held Saturday, April 9, 2022, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols Street, Gardner, MA. Burial at Notre Dame Cemetery, West Street, Gardner, MA, will be private. 

Memorial Contributions may be made to Annunciation Parish, 135 Nichols Street, Gardner, MA 01440. Please reference in memory of Constance T. Amato.

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Desiree Dion-Fix Apr 6 2022 8:32 AM

Thoughts and prayers with the family.

Marci Jan 21 2022 6:32 AM

Connie was a wonderful woman, my condolences to the family

Laura Long Jan 16 2022 12:13 PM

I believe I knew her from Monty Tech. A great woman with great style. I'm sure she was still a very stylish woman as she got older May se Rest In Peace🙏❤️

Kathy Jan 13 2022 1:18 PM

Connie, my teacher and friend, you will be missed. You were a beautiful, smart and witty lady and I thank you for training me at Leo's. It has been a pleasure calling you friend. Prayers for your daughters for peace and strength! Until we meet again!

Chris Symonds Jan 12 2022 4:52 PM

Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time. Martha & Luc Martin

Martha Jan 11 2022 10:16 AM