Patricia A. (Vacca) Conway, a retired clerk
for the City of Malden, passed away on Saturday, July 4th
at the age of 78. Patricia was born in Revere in 1941, the
daughter of Dewey and Madeline Vacca. She was raised in
Everett, and graduated from Everett High School with the Class
of 1959. She lived in Everett for many years, and a short time
in Woburn before moving to Malden in 1981. In 1986, she married
the love of her life, Francis H. Conway, and the two settled
down in Malden together. They shared nearly 30 years of
marriage together until his passing in 2015.
Patricia worked as a Clerk for the City of
Malden, in the assessor’s office. She worked there into her
70’s, retiring in 2013. She enjoyed keeping busy with puzzles,
and going out dancing. She also loved spending time with family,
traveling and vacationing with them, and was always ready to
plan the next trip.
She is survived by her children, Michael
Ball and wife Kathleen of Malden, and Judi Lombardi and husband
Eric of Malden, her brother Frank Vacca of FL, her sister
Eleanor Ahearn of Marshfield, her grandchildren, Alexandra,
Felicia, and David Lombardi, as well as many nieces and
Funeral services will be held at the Weir –
MacCuish Funeral Home, 144 Salem St, Malden on Wed, July 8th,
at 10 AM. Interment to follow in Forest Dale Cemetery. Malden.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home
on Tues, July 7th from 4 – 8 PM.
Donations in Patricia’s memory may be made
to: Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas