Lucy Barbara (Salatino) Day
RUMFORD -- Lucy Barbara (Salatino) Day, 71, went to be with her Lord and Savior on April 16, 2013. She was a resident of South Backfield Road in Rumford.
Born in Rumford on January 25, 1942, she was a daughter of Vito and Teresa (Papasadora) Salatino. She was raised in the Roman Catholic Faith and was a graduate of Stephens High School in Rumford. She worked at the Rumford Hospital as a nurse’s aide.
Lucy enjoyed socializing with her many friends and relatives. She belonged to many organizations including St. Timothy Circle #504 Daughters of Isabella, Gorizia Lodge #467, Sons of Italy, American Legion Auxiliary, Red Hats and others. She enjoyed bowling, crafting, cooking and family gatherings. She was very proud of her two sons graduating from the college of their choice.
She was married in Rumford on February 13, 1965 to Richard Day, who survives of Rumford.
Other survivors include two sons, Steven and his wife, Sarah, and their daughter, Carolyn of Wolfeboro, NH, David and his wife, Kelly of Westbrook; brothers, Rocco Salatino and his wife, Julietta of Rumford, Joseph Salatino of Auburn, James Salatino and his wife, Betty of Dixfield, Vito Salatino and his wife, Mary of Naples, FL; sisters, Julia Salatino of Rumford, JoAnne Salatino of Canton; daughter-in-law, Betty Salatino of Rumford; and a brother-in-law, Richard Austin of Rumford; and many relatives out of state.
She was predeceased by her parents, Vito and Teresa Salatino; a brother, Francis; sisters, Pauline Salatino, Annette Austin and Mary Gaudet.
The family would like to thank the Rumford Community Home and the Beacon House Hospice for their wonderful care and compassion. For the many friends that visited Lucy in her final years we say "thank you."