Lucy Rose (Frasca) Colbert 9/22/2012

Mrs. Lucy Rose (Frasca) Colbert, 97, of Lawrence, Massachusetts passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 in the Mary Immaculate Restorative Nursing Center in Lawrence.

She was born on September 27th, 1914 in Lawrence to the late Arturo and Civita (Berglia) Frasca. Lucy attended the Lahey Grammar School in Lawrence and was a parishioner of Holy Rosary Church in Lawrence.

According to Lucy’s children she was the care taker for her family and enjoyed and loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Lucy enjoyed crocheting, she made many of afghans and bed spreads for her daughters. She was also an amazing cook.

Wife of the Late Edmund R. Colbert

Her family members include

her son Michael E. and his wife Cathy Colbert of Methuen, MA

her daughter Joan M. and her husband Joseph E. Comeau of Andover, MA.

her brother Albert Frasca

her sisters Mary Filz and Mona Frasca

her grandchildren Elizabeth and Paul Farnham, Peter and Sue Comeau, Jane and Brian Kobelski, Shaun Sutcliffe and Fred Monichello, Jennifer and Brandon Wyett, Matthew Colbert, Jonathan Colbert who is now serving in the U.S. Army, and Jesse Colbert. As well as 15 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Mother of the late Patricia P. Sutcliffe
Lucy was predeceased by several siblings.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to call on Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 at the John Breen Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., 122 Amesbury Street, Lawrence, MA. For online condolences and other information please go to

Her funeral mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 following the calling hours at 10:00 a.m. in Corpus Christi Parish, Holy Rosary Church in Lawrence, MA.

Entombment will follow in the Immaculate Conception Mausoleum in Lawrence, MA.

Memorial Contributions may be made to a Charity of One’s Choice.

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