Obituaries 05-01-2012

Frank ‘Duke’ DeLuca

North End Resident

Frank “Duke” J. DeLuca of Boston’s North End died on April 19. He was 94 years old.

He was the beloved son of the late Antonio DeLuca and Rosina Ciacia; loving companion of many years of the late Sabatina “Santa” Devito; beloved brother of Marco Lerra and the late George Lerra and James DeLuca; loving brother-in-law of Gloria Lerra. He is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Funeral arrangements were by the Boston Harborside Home, J.S. Waterman and Sons, Waring-Langone, Boston. Memorial donations may be made to the Spaulding Nursing Therapy Center-North End, 70 Fulton Street, Boston, MA 02109. www.bostonharborsidehome.com