Nov 052011

Louise (Russo) Visconti, 90, of Groton, died at the Life Care Center of Acton on Nov 1, 2011. She was born in Bronx, NY on January 4, 1921, daughter of the late Salvatore and Madeline (Jeannetti) Russo. She was the wife of the late Vincent Visconti, who died in 2010, and the mother of the late Paul Visconti, who died in 2002. She grew up in Bronx, NY and married in 1946. Louise made her home in Harrisburg, PA; Manchester, NH; Westford; Concord; and since 1982 in Groton. Louise attended Boston University where she received a BA degree in art history. Her passion was being an artist and painting.

Her survivors include three sons, Peter Visconti of Groton; John Visconti of Dunstable; and Thomas Visconti of Templeton; daughter Denise Visconti, of Marlboro; two grandchildren; and sister Gloria Cardillo of Pennsylvania.

Visiting hours will be held at the Badger Funeral Home, 45 School St. Groton, on Tuesday, Nov 8, from 5-7 p.m. A funeral mass will be held on Wednesday Nov 9 at 10 a.m., at Our Lady of Grace Parish worshipping at St. James Church in West Groton. Burial at Groton Cemetery.