Natalie I. Giglio, 90, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 7, 2021, at High Pointe Hospice House in Haverhill, MA. She was the daughter of the late Anthony and Irene (Campione) Giglio.
Born in Lawrence, Natalie was a graduate of Johnson High School in North Andover, MA, class of 1947.
After receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in Food and Nutrition from Framingham State University, Natalie served a dietetic internship at Mass General Hospital. She later received a Master’s Degree from Case-Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. She was a past member of the American Dietetic Association.
As a registered clinical dietitian, Natalie was employed at Yale, New Haven Medical Center. Additionally, she served as an instructor at the Nutrition Department of Pediatrics, Yale School of Medicine.
Natalie initiated various federal and state nutrition grants and contract programs in several states, and was employed with the Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center in Chicago, IL, Northport, NY, and Northampton, MA. She completed her career as a Senior Nutritionist for the Women, Infants, and Childrens’ Program in Lowell, MA. She received an official citation from the State Senate, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, for nutrition services to the community.
An avid traveler, Natalie also enjoyed reading, container gardening, movies, theater, and the New England Patriots.
Natalie was predeceased by her brother, Raymond Giglio.
She is survived by her sister-in-law, Ethel Giglio; nephew, Steven Giglio; niece, Janice Giglio and her partner Jennifer; grandniece, Liv and grandnephew, Ian; and many cousins.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visitation beginning at 10:00 AM on Wednesday April 14, 2021 at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley Street, Methuen, with a funeral service at 11:00 AM in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in North Andover. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Natalie’s memory to St. Jude Children Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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