Moccia, Nora M. (Steriti) of Lynnfield passed away surrounded by her loving family on August 30, 2022 at the age of 99. Born in Revere on May 16, 1923 to the late Angelo and Teresa (DiGianni) Steriti. Beloved wife of the late Anthony Moccia. Devoted mother of Lianne and her husband Allyn Field of Lebanon, NH, Edward and his wife Lee of Peabody, and Anthony and his wife Felicia of Lynnfield. Cherished grandmother of Daniel Moccia-Field and his wife Margot Weller, Anna Moccia-Field and her husband Dan Tran, Kara Moccia, Krista Doughty and her husband Jim, Katie Colombo and her husband Nick, Kreg Moccia and his wife Rocío Bravo, Ariana Haddad and her husband Anthony, Anthony Moccia, and Christina Moccia. Great grandmother of 8. Dear sister of Rose Marie Maloney and her husband William of Peabody, and the late Angelo Steriti, Rev. Edward J. Steriti O.C.S.O, Eleanor Misci, and Vincent “Jimmy” Steriti. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and friends.
Widowed at 49, her faith was her foundation. Nora bravely guided her children through their adolescence and beyond. Twenty years of work with school children, and later in her hospital volunteer role, she touched the lives of many. She liked nothing better than crowding her table with family and friends. Her Italian meals were legendary. Nonnie’s happiest days were spent with her adoring grandchildren and great grandchildren.
A Visitation will be held at St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St, Revere on Thursday, September 1, 2022 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday at St. Anthony’s Church at 10:00am. Visitors may arrive at 9:45am. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Nora’s name to Saint Joseph’s Abbey, 167 N Spencer Rd, Spencer, MA 01562 or at www.spencerabbey.org, or to My Brother’s Table, 98 Willow St, Lynn, MA 01901 or at www.mybrotherstable.org. For guest book please visit www.buonfiglio.com