VIOLA, Linda,”Lightening” (Grifoni), of Revere, formerly of East Boston, passed away on February 19, 2020 after a courageous battle with cancer for over 20 years. Cherished daughter of the late Salvatore and Fina “Fannie” (Bentivegna) Grifoni. Former wife of the late Frank Viola. Loving mother of Alisha Hiduchick and her husband Rick of Revere, and Frank Viola Jr. and his wife Shanna of Billerica. Caring sister of Kenneth Grifoni and his wife Heidi and Cheryl Grifoni and her late husband Robert “Libby” Tranfaglia. Adored grandmother of Layla, Mason, Aubrey, and Amelia. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.
Family and friends will honor Linda’s life by gathering in Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, 262 Beach Street, REVERE on Monday, February 24th from 4pm to 8pm and again on Tuesday morning at 9am for a Funeral Service in our Chapel of the Resurrection beginning at 10am. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden.