Suzanne W. (Deroo) Dalton of Winthrop passed away on Aug. 3. She was 76 years old.
The beloved wife of the late Edward J. Dalton, she was born in Winthrop, the cherished daughter of the late Abbott and Marion (Daly) Deroo.
Prior to her retirement, Suzanne was employed in the data entry department at Massachusetts Eye and Ear. She was a member of the PALS Club in Winthrop and also a member of the MSPCA. Suzanne enjoyed art and designed many of the flower pots and window baskets that are distributed to the businesses around Winthrop to decorate their storefronts.
Suzanne was the devoted mother of Edward S. Dalton and his wife, Phon, of Winchester, Bridget Tavano and her husband, Peter, of Manchester, New Hampshire, Heather Bucci and her husband, Joe, of Winthrop and Ian Dalton and his wife, Christine, of South Carolina. She was the adored grandmother of Kyle, Jared and Luke Dalton, Bobby McCarrick, Jake, Zachary and Noah Tavano, Sabrina, Faith and Jonah Dalton, and Tyler and Dakota Bucci. She was the great-grandmother of Mason and Cole Tavano. Suzanne was the dear sister of Richard Deroo of Florida, Linda Costantino and Janice Connor, both of Winthrop, and Elizabeth “Wysty” Swenson of Hopkinton. She also is survived by several nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be held at the Maurice W. Kirby Funeral Home, 210 Winthrop St. in Winthrop, on Friday, Aug. 14, following current Massachusetts health guidelines, from 4-6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Northeast Animal Shelter, 347 Highland Ave., Salem, MA 01970. For guestbook, visit mauricekirbyfh.com.