Elfreda 'Ellie' Tortorella, a resident of Waltham but was a life long resident of Watertown passed away on Saturday March 31, 2018 at the age of 72. Beloved wife of Frank Tortorella. Loving mother of Tracy Hatfield & her husband Tim, Frank Tortorella and his fiancee Judy, Russell Tortorella & his wife Susan and Michael Tortorella and his wife Kelly. Devoted grandmother of Nicholas & Christopher Hatfield and Madison, Tanner, Jacob, Isaac & Katherine Tortorella. Dear sister of Eleanor Fanara & Larry Eaton.
Family and friends will honor and remember Ellie's life by gathering for calling hours in The Nardone Funeral Home, 375 Main Street, Watertown on Wednesday, April 4th from 4 to 7 p.m. and again on Thursday morning at 10 a.m. before leaving to go to St. Patrick's Church in Watertown where her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Ellie's name to The Shriners Hospital for Children - Boston, Development Office, 51 Blossom Street, Boston, MA 02114.