In Our Care

Adelaide “Del” A. (Setti) DeSimone

Born July 2, 1907 in Chelsea, MA, died July 28, 2012. Longtime resident of Arlington, MA. Graduated from East Boston High in 1922, and Portia Law School in 1934. Beloved wife of the late Alexander H., to whom she was married 70 years. Devoted mother of Anna M. Donovan, and her husband, Joseph, of Carlisle; and Michael L. DeSimone and his wife, Mary, of Lexington. Loving grandmother of Sara Whitford and her husband David, of Arlington; Daniel Donovan and his wife Kim, of Carlisle; Michael DeSimone and his fiancée Shilo Perreault, of Gardner; Nicholas DeSimone and his wife Nancy, of Ashburnham; Anthony DeSimone and his wife Kristen, of Pelham, NH. Also survived by eleven great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and friends. Services private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Italian Home for Children, 1125 Center St., Jamaica Plain, MA 02130