Rena C. (Roy) SanAntonio, 85, of Lawrence passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at High Pointe House in Haverhill. Born in Lawrence, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Ella (Bourque) Roy.
Rena was a graduate of Lawrence High School. She worked as a clerk for Jordan Marsh and the Internal Revenue Service. Rena volunteered her time for over ten years at the Cor Unum Meal Center at St. Patrick Church in Lawrence. She enjoyed Country Line Dancing and trips to Foxwoods Casino. Most of all she loved her family and was very involved with her grandchildren. She very much enjoyed attending her grandchildren’s band concerts, sports games, and dance recitals.
Rena was predeceased by her husband, John J. SanAntonio and her daughter, Maria SanAntonio.
She is survived by her daughters, Lisa Aloisi and her husband, David of Townsend, MA, and Rena Rudy and her husband, Dennis, Jr. of Hudson, NH; her grandchildren, Michael and Gabriella Aloisi, Jonathan and Olivia Rudy. Rena was one of eleven children and is also survived by her siblings, Arlene Roy and Leonce Roy and his wife Marie all of Lawrence. She also leaves many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Monday, November 12, 2018 from 3:00-7:00 PM at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St. in Methuen. Her funeral mass will be celebrated at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at St. Patrick Church, 118 South Broadway, Lawrence. Burial will be in Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Lawrence.