Dorothy E. Ferraro of Nashua, NH

1943 - 2023


April 3, 2023
4-7 P.M.
Dolan Funeral Home, 106 Middlesex St., N. Chelmsford


April 4, 2023
11 A.M.
St. John the Evangelist Church, 115 Middlesex Street, N. Chelmsford

Dorothy Ethel Ferraro, 79, of Nashua, NH died Thursday, March 30, 2023 at Bridges Memory Care Assisted Living in Nashua.

She was married to Thomas Ferraro with whom she recently celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary in January.

Born in Lowell, MA, she was the daughter of the late Ignatius Greska and Ethel Kotarba.  She graduated from Lowell High School, Lowell.

Dorothy worked in the electronic manufacturing field at Teradyne, Inc. as an engineer’s aide.

She was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church in N. Chelmsford and had a special place in her heart for this parish.

She enjoyed her time as a world traveler, especially to Antarctica.

Besides her husband, she is survived by her sons Thomas Ferraro and his wife Stacey of Greenfield, NH, Timothy Ferraro and his wife Tammy of Goffstown, NH; her daughter Robin Olson of Hooksett, NH; her sisters Nancy Greska of Biddeford, ME and Judith Ferraro and her husband John of Chelmsford, MA; two grandchildren Bethany Sokol and Alyssa Greska, two step-grandchildren Johanna Goergen and Andreas Goergen, and several nieces and nephews.


Visiting hours Monday, April 3 from 4-7PM at DOLAN FUNERAL HOME, 106 MIDDLESEX STREET, N. CHELMSFORD, MA. Funeral Tuesday, April 4 at 11AM at St. John the Evangelist Church, 115 Middlesex St., N. Chelmsford.  Memorials may be made in her name to any of the following organizations: Alzheimer’s Association, World Wildlife Fund, March of Dimes, or Easter Seals Foundation. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at


3 Condolences for Dorothy E. Ferraro of Nashua, NH

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    Susan McCool


    It was my greatest pleasure knowing Dorothy. The women I was honored to care for was a beautiful soul. She could light up a room with her smile and always had a twinkle in her eyes. She will be greatly missed but will forever remain in my thoughts and my heart. RIP beautiful ❤️

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    Debbie(Bachelor) Dufresne


    My heart goes out to all of The Ferraro family. Robin, Tom and Tim..I’m so sorry for the loss of your mom. Lean on each other for comfort and remember all the good times and unconditional love. , sending you all hugs.

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    Barbara and Mark Brintnall


    We’re so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. May you find comfort in the beautiful memories you built.
    Much love and comfort
    The Brintnall
    Mark Hawkeye Brintnall
    Barbara Little Mouse Brintnall
    Jonathan Little Hawk Brintnall
    Genevieve Little Chicadee Brintnall

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