Madelyn Marcia (Finnegan) Ceriani of Newton and Falmouth died August 25. She was 96.

She was the wife of Raymond John Ceriani, who died in 1998.

She leaves four children, Madelyn J. Jackson of Medway and Falmouth, Peter J. Ceriani of Wellesley Hills and Falmouth, Marymichele Delaney of Framingham, and Lisbeth A. Ceriani of Newton; six grandchildren, Jennifer and Kristine Jackson, Nicole Ceriani, Joshua and Elizabeth Delaney, and Isabella Ceriani; and extended family.

Ms. Ceriani was preceded in death by two sisters, Mildred Lechiaro and Virginia Zellmann.

A funeral Mass was celebrated Monday at St. Columbkille Church in Brighton.

Interment was at St. Joseph Cemetery in West Roxbury.

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