In Our Care

Luca, Nunzio John. of Westborough and formerly of Dedham, passed away surrounded by his family on May 19, 2021. Beloved husband of the late Julia Luca. Devoted father of Annette (James) Prueitt of Grafton, Andrea (Thomas) McKenna of Groton, John and Laura Luca of Medway. Proud Papa to Adam, Juliette, and Helen Prueitt, Owen and Evan McKenna, Joseph and Micheal Luca. They all have wonderful, timeless, treasured memories of their Papa. Son of the late C. Charles and Helen Luca. Brother of Grace Ayers of Wakefield and of the late brothers Vincent, Charles, Joseph, and David and baby sister Constance. Survived by Mary Luca, Judy Luca, Rose and Joseph Paladino and Jeffery Paladino. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews in California, Florida, Massachusetts, and New York. Nunzio served his country in the United States Army, received degrees from both Massachusetts College of Art and Columbia University. He was The Art Director of Malden Public Schools for 33 years. In 2013, Nunzio moved to Westborough where he enjoyed making new friends, playing cards, and enjoying wonderful company with day trips to local museums, shopping, all the eateries and sharing his love of art. Services are private. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the David P. Luca Scholarship fund at: Bentley University. Division of University Advancement, 175 Forest Street, Waltham, MA 02452.