Welcome to the memorial page for

Evarista Diaz

June 19, 1926 ~ December 16, 2017 (age 91)

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Worcester – Evarista Diaz, 91, of Worcester entered into rest on Friday December 16, 2017 at the UMass Memorial Medical Center;


She was the beloved wife of the late Cirilo Diaz, devoted mother of Jose D. Diaz, Luis A. Diaz, Maria R. Fugatt, and Martha Diaz Dufresne, all of Worcester, Cirilo Diaz Jr. of VA and the late Angel R. Diaz and Rene Diaz; Dear sister of Nancy Rivera, Juan Aviles, Alberto Aviles, Lydia Reyes, Carmen Santiago, and the late Rafaela Amador and Fabian Zayas; Dear grandmother of 17 grandchildren, many great grandchildren, and many great, great grandchildren who she loved and adored.


Calling Hours will be on Wednesday December 20, 2017 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at the Graham, Putnam & Mahoney Funeral Parlors, 838 Main Street Worcester, MA.  A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday December 21, 2017 at 10:00 am at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 929 Main Street Worcester, MA; Committal will follow in St. John’s Cemetery.


In lieu of flowers, please send memorial contributions to benefit Puerto Rico through Project Hope, 255 Center Hall Lane, P.O. Box 250, Millwood, VA 22646


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Charitable donations may be made to:

Project Hope
255 Canter Hall Lane P.O. Box 250, Millwood VA 22646

 Service Information

Calling Hours
December 20, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Graham, Putnam & Mahoney Funeral Parlors
838 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01610

Funeral Mass
December 21, 2017

10:00 AM
St. Peter's Catholic Church
929 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01610

December 21, 2017

11:15 AM
St. John's Cemetery
260 Cambridge Street
Worcester, MA 01603

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