Prifteresha Mary Page

Prifteresha Mary Page, 85, beloved wife of retired Archpriest Spero L. Page, fell asleep in the Lord at Holy Trinity Nursing and Rehabilitation Center here on Sunday, November 13, 2011.

Born in Pontiac, MI, the daughter of Clement and Vasilica [Rapo] DeQuis, she was a longtime Church School teacher and actively participated in parish life alongside her husband for many years.

In addition to Father Spero, she is also survived by three sons, Stephen, Paul, and Gregory [Disa]; two brothers, Thomas and James DeQuis; two sisters, Pauline Benson and Helen DeQuis; and her grandson, James Peter.  She was predeceased by her brother, William.

Visitation will be held at the Caswell-King Funeral Home, 474 Grove St., Worcester, on Thursday, November 17 from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m.  The Trisagion will be celebrated at 7:00 p.m.

Funeral services will be celebrated at Saint Mary Albanian Orthodox Church, 535 Salisbury St., Worcester, on Friday, November 18 at 11:00 a.m.  Interment will follow at Hope Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Holy Trinity Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 300 Barber Ave., Worcester, MA 01606 or Saint Mary Church Sunday School, 535 Salisbury St., Worcester, MA 01609.