Dolores “Dee” O'Brien Riccio

Fitchburg, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 1 Dec 2003 (aged 82)
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 29769209 · View Source
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MADISON - Dolores "Dee" Riccio, age 82, of Madison, died on Monday, Dec. 1, 2003, at St. Marys Hospital after a short illness. She was born on March 22, 1921, on the family farm in the town of Fitchburg, the daughter of John F. and Esther (McIntyre) O'Brien. She was a graduate of Madison West High School and Madison Business College. She married Michael F. Riccio on Dec. 29, 1945, in Jersey City, N.J. After many years as a homemaker, Dolores began work for the State of Wisconsin and the University of Wisconsin in a variety of executive secretarial roles. Her life was her family, and she loved knitting, sewing and African violets. She was a former member of St. Thomas Aquinas for many years. Dolores is survived by her four children, Michael Riccio of Oconomowoc, Thomas (Katie) Riccio of Madison, Rosanne Riccio of Madison, and John (Sara) Riccio of Cambridge; nine grandchildren, Liza, Julia, Anthony, Marcus, Leah, Samantha Dee, Casey Ben and Ted; a great-granddaughter, Isabella; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Joseph P. Riccio; and two sisters, Veronica Heubing and Valeria Janeck. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2003, at the JOYCE-RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 5701 Odana Road. Burial will follow at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery.

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