August 27, 1927 - January 8, 2017
Visitation: Thursday, January 12th 4:00-8:00p.m., Chesmore Funeral Home of Hopkinton
Funeral Mass: Friday, January 13th 10:30a.m. St. John the Evangelist Church, Hopkinton
Burial: Friday, January 13th, following mass at Evergreen Cemetery, Hopkinton
Charles W. Luciano, 89, of Hopkinton, entered into eternal life peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family, on Sunday, January 8, 2017. Born August 27,1927 in Amsterdam, New York, he was the son of the late William and Anna (Curcio) Luciano, and was married to the late Italia “Edith” Luciano for over 68 years.
Charles retired from General Motors and loved spending time in his yard and garden. He also enjoyed coin collecting, crafts, fishing and vacationing on Cape Cod with his family.
He leaves behind his six children, Jo-Ann (Luciano) Halvey and her husband Michael Halvey of Cary, North Carolina, Linda Luciano Nixon of Kennesaw GA, Jerome Luciano and his wife Joanne Luciano of Martinsburg, West Virginia, Charles Luciano and his wife Nancy Luciano of Paducah, KY, Lisa (Luciano), Manion- Begnoche and her husband Keith Begnoche of Johnston, Rhode Island and Rose Luciano of Hopkinton, MA. He also leaves behind one sister, Elizabeth “Betty” Ross of Amsterdam NY, and is predeceased by his brothers Thomas, William and sister Isabel. Charles was blessed with sixteen grandchildren, twenty-six great children and three great-great children as well as many nieces and nephews
Visitation will take place on Thursday, January 12th from 4:00-8:00p.m. at the Chesmore Funeral Home of Hopkinton, 57 Hayden Rowe St. www.ChesmoreFuneralHome.com A funeral mass will be celebrated on Friday, January 13th at 10:30a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Church of Hopkinton. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery, Hopkinton. The family wishes to extend their gratitude to Beacon Hospice. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Beacon Hospice, 36 William St, Leominster, MA 01453 or to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St, Framingham, MA 01701 or cancer.org