Noreen B. Fitzgerald at 69

Noreen B. Fitzgerald, 69, of Millis, passed away Sunday, October 18, 2020. Born in Framingham, she was the daughter of Doris (Cecchi) Beccia of Milford and the late William Beccia.

A 1969 graduate of Marion High School, Noreen went on to attend Framingham State College,  Wheelock College and earned her Master’s Degree in Education from Regis College. She worked as a pre-kindergarten teacher at the JCC in Wayland for many years. In her retirement, she worked as a lead teacher at Dover-Sherborn extended day after school program.

Besides her mother, Noreen is survived by her son, Ken Fitzgerald Jr. and his wife, Annette of Millis; her brother, Bill Beccia and his wife, Ellen of Rutland; nieces, Erin and Ariel Beccia, as well as many cousins. She is also survived by her dog, Maggie, and predeceased by her beloved horse, Dakota.

Visitation will be held on Friday, October 23rd from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Chesmore Funeral Home of Holliston, 854 Washington St. 

A graveside service will follow at 12:00 p.m. in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Milford.

Chesmore Funeral Home


  1. John E. Gagnon on October 25, 2020 at 8:36 am

    Kenny and Annette and Family
    So sorry to hear about your mother, from what I read she is amazing. I know she will be deeply missed.
    John, Celia and Family

  2. Paula Ivanoskos on November 17, 2020 at 7:53 pm

    My husband, Bob and I will miss seeing her on Cape Cod. We enjoyed talking to her over the years. She enjoyed going to the outdoor concerts. Also, remember how she loved taking long walks with her dog, Maggie.

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