July 23, 1921 - June 26, 2020
Padova, Rita (Santoli) of Revere at the age of 98 on June 26, 2020. Born in Boston on July 23, 1921 to the late Nicola Santoli and Theresa (Selvitella) Santoli. Beloved wife of 53 years to the late James Padova. Devoted mother of the late Lorraine Padova, and James Padova and his surviving wife Bernice of FL. Cherished grandmother of Jenna Harrity and her husband Tim of Revere, Jimmy Padova of FL, and Anthony Padova of Revere. Adored great grandmother of Charlotte and Declan Harrity. Dear sister of the late Frank and Benjamin Santoli, and her late step sister Dorothy Schena. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. A visitation will be held at the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home 128 Revere St, Revere on Thursday, July 2, 2020 from 9:00am to 11:30am followed by a Prayer Service at Holy Cross Cemetery. Masks and social distancing are a requirement when entering the funeral home and capacity limits are in effect. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Carroll Center for the Blind, 770 Centre St, Newton, MA 02458.