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“Sending thoughts and prayers to the family. We are so sorry to hear of the loss of sweet Dell. She was my Mother's Aunt and they stayed close over...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Judy Worman - Folsom, CA - Family

“Aunt Dell was always considered one of our family (she was married to my mom's brother)and they lived next door for many years. We'll really miss her...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Pat Markel - Charlotte, NC

“To the Degutis and Ivaska families - I was very surprised to hear about the loss of Adele. She was a very lovely lady. She is in my family thoughts...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Judy Lofty - Franklin, OH

“Dear Peter and family, Louie and I are so sorry to hear of Adele's passing. We're away on vacation and can't attend Adele's funeral but we're sending...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Sharon & Louie Gouin - Worcester, MA

“So sorry for your loss, she was a wonderful neighbor. Always had a kind word to say. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Brian

“So sorry for your loss, she was a wonderful neighbor ”
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“Peter, I am so sorry to see that your aunt Adele passed away, Adele will be missed . Prayers for Adele and her family ”
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Adele M. Degutis, 93, of Worcester died Thursday September 8, 2016 in CareOne at Millbury. Her husband of 49 years, Francis A. Degutis died on Feb. 14, 2007. Adele is survived by two nieces, JoAnne Jacobson and Donna Dinardo, two nephews, Paul Ivaska and Peter Ivaska and is also survived by grand nieces, grand nephews, great grand nieces and great grand nephews. She was born and raised in Worcester, a daughter of Michael and Mary (Sakalauskas) Ivaska and has lived here all of her life. Adele was predeceased by her three brothers, Joseph Ivaska died in 2007, Francis Ivaska died in 2003 and Withold Ivaska died in 1999.
Mrs. Deguts graduated from David Hale Fanning Trade High School. She then worked for Graton & Knight Co., Bell Co., and Melville Shoe Co., before retiring many years ago. She was a member of the former St. Casimir Church and was a choir member there. Adele had also served on the Parish Council. Mrs. Degutis was also a 4th degree member of Council 26, Knights of Lithuania, the Lithuanian Charitable Society – Maironis Park, the Lithuania Art Circle and the Salvation Army Rehabilitation Auxiliary.
The funeral will be held on Tuesday September 13, 2016 from DIRSA-MORIN FUNERAL HOME, 298 Grafton Street, with a Mass at 11:00 A.M. in St. John Church 40 Temple Street. Burial will be in Notre Dame Cemetery. A calling hour will be held in the funeral home on Tuesday Sept. 13, 2016 from 9:30 to 10:30 A.M. Member s of Council 26, Knights of Lithuania will meet at 10:00 A.M. during the calling hour to conduct their ritual. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Salvation Army Rehabilitation Center, 72 Cambridge St., Worcester, Ma., 01603 or to a charity of one's choice.