Christine M. Salvucci, 94, died Oct. 11 at Metrowest Medical Center, Framingham. She was the wife of the late Gerardo Salvucci, who died in July 1975. Born in Marlborough, she was the daughter of the late Arenzo and Cora (Lizotte) Ferrelli. She worked for many years as a cook for the Hopkinton Senior Center.
She is survived by her daughter, Jeanie Petani of Milford, wife of the late Jeffrey Petani, her granddaughters, Jean Michelle Petani of Hopkinton and Christine Petani of Milford, and her great-grandson, Jonathan Petani of Hopkinton. She also leaves her sister, Doris Ferrelli of Milford, and many nieces and nephews.
Christine enjoyed taking care of the beautiful flowers in her yard. She liked to go shopping and out to lunch, especially for Mexican food. She really loved decorating for holidays and spending both birthdays and holidays with her family.
She was very, very proud of her granddaughters and her great-grandson.
A funeral Mass was held Oct. 25 in St. John the Evangelist Church in Hopkinton, followed by burial in St. John’s Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Callanan Cronin Funeral Home (callanancronin.com).