Diane T. McIntosh Arabia, age 56, passed away at her home surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, June 8, 2017. Diane is survived by her loving mother Ann (O’Neill) McIntosh, her husband, Leonard Arabia of Braintree, her four beloved children, L. Frank Arabia of Boston, Kelly Arabia of Braintree, Jacquelyn Arabia of Holbrook and Nicholas Arabia of Braintree her devoted sisters, Susan Fallon and her husband Mark of Mill Creek, WA and Linda Dean and her husband Charles of Middleborough. She also leaves her two Aunts, Gerry DeJoie of S. Yarmouth and Mary O’Neill-Crowley of Ponce Inlet, FL and her nephews, Christopher and Ryan Dean.
Diane was born and grew up in Mission Hill and lived in Holbrook for the last 5 years. Her greatest love was her family, especially her children.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to visiting hours in honor of Diane on Sunday, June 11 from 4-8pm at the C. C. Shepherd Funeral Home located at 134 Pleasant St. (Columbian Sq.) S. Weymouth. The funeral and burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Diane’s memory to the Mass General Hospital Center for Cancer Research, 55 Fruit St., Boston, MA 02114, www.massgeneral.org.