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Despina Tagliamonte

December 20, 1958 - July 31, 2021

Despina Tagliamonte

December 20, 1958 - July 31, 2021


Obituary For Despina Tagliamonte

Peabody – Despina (Ambeliotis) Tagliamonte 62, beloved wife of Carl Tagliamonte, died unexpectedly at home on July 31, 2021.

Born and raised in Peabody, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Athanasia (Bouras) Ambeliotis. She received her education in the Peabody school system and graduated from Peabody High School.

Despina had been employed for over twenty-five years as a secretary in the Peabody school system having worked at the Carroll and Brown schools, until the time of her retirement.

A lifelong resident of Peabody, she enjoyed travelling especially to Greece. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend who will be missed by all who knew her.

In addition to her husband Carl, with whom she shared thirty years of marriage, she is survived by her loving son, Robert Tagliamonte and his companion, Amanda of Middleton, a granddaughter, Sofia Rose Tagliamonte, her beloved sister-in-law, Roberta Lundquist, and her husband, Peter, her two brothers, Peter Ambeliotis of Peabody, and Loukas Ambeliotis and his wife, Ann of Peabody and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

ARRANGEMENTS: Her funeral service will be held at St. Vasilios Greek Orthodox Church, 5 Paleologos St., Peabody, Friday, August 6th, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours at the Conway Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn St Peabody, Thursday August 5th from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Burial in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Peabody. Flowers are welcome and contributions may be made in her memory to the Charity of your choice.

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  • Carl and Robert, I am so sorry for your great loss. Desi was so kind to me and I will always remember how she helped me through a very tough period in my life. Her laugh was so great and uplifting. She will live on in your hearts forever. Sending prayer and condolences you way.

  • My friend Luke , I am so sorry to hear of your sister's passing. Over the years you and all your family have alway been so kind to all. South Peabody sends its love and prayers .

  • So many memories, so many laughs just too numerous to count. Genuine, Loyal, Funny, Loving, Supportive, Self Sacrificing and Honest are just a few words that described her as a person. We were Lucy and Ethel, the adventures, the silliness, the many conversations, special occasions and milestones in our lives, always there for one another like sisters. I cannot express in words, the sadness. My life is changed forever. RIP My Dear Sweet Desi.

  • Luke/Peter So sorry for your loss. My wife and I send our prayers and deepest condolences. Ed Czarnecki

  • So sorry to hear of Desi's passing. I met her at the Carroll School while working as a lunch lady. She had the most contagious laugh and her and I shared many laughs together. May her memory be eternal. 🙏

  • So terribly sorry to hear this sad news! I've known Desi since back in school in Peabody. Such a sweet, sweet lady! She will not be forgotten! Love and prayers to her family and all who knew and loved hr

  • Carl and Robert, so sorry to hear this sad news. Desi and I worked together at the Brown school — we had a lot of fun! May her memory be eternal.♥️

  • We met in the 70's--so long ago, but she left an everlasting unique impression to anyone who knew her--RIP, Desi.

  • Carl, so sorry to hear of Desi's sudden passing. May her memory be eternal. 💐 Sandy Ruggeri

  • Known Desi since first grade. Many special memories Will keep her in my thoughts and prayers. Condolences to her family.

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