Inez Martinelli, lifelong resident of Bridgewater, passed away on April 24, 2016 at the age of 97. Daughter of the late Ida (Giovanoni) and Henry Martinelli, she attended local schools. Inez was employed for 37 years by the Independent Nail Company of Bridgewater. She enjoyed spending time with family, especially with her nieces and nephews and, later in life, her grandnieces and grandnephews. She most enjoyed her visits to Foxwoods and Twin Rivers.
Inez’ survivors include two sisters, Nellie Kenyon of Mashpee and Edna Myers of Bridgewater, her longtime dear friend Alfred Thomas and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her siblings Mary, Eugene, Rose, and Anne as well as her nephew David Martinelli.
Visitation will occur on Friday, April 29 at 9:30 a.m.in the Prophett- Chapman Cole & Gleason Funeral Home 98 Bedford Street Bridgewater.
A mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Thomas Aquinas Church Bridgewater immediately following visitation at 11 a.m.
Burial will follow in St. Thomas Aquinas Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Surgical ICU, Rosenberg Bldg. 6th Floor, 1 Deaconess Rd., Boston, MA 02215.