SHREWSBURY, Mass. - Nicholas J. Betti, 59, a lifelong Shrewsbury resident, died Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012 after a period of declining health with his family gathered beside him.
Nicholas is survived by his devoted family; his mother, Christine M. (Mattero) Betti; his four siblings, Joseph A. Betti, Alfred “Fred” Betti and his wife Diane, Bridget A. Simoncini and her husband Joseph, Angela M Preble and her husband Richard; the many nieces and nephews he loved so much, extended family and friends.
Nicholas was born January 27, 1953, in Worcester, a son of Christine M. (Mattero) Betti and the late Alfred M. Betti Sr. He graduated from Shrewsbury Public Schools, entered college to study computer related courses. Upon earning his degree he became a computer programmer for various computer companies before retiring due to illness.
Not blessed with marriage or children, Nick found his greatest enjoyment with the Shrewsbury Little League, as a coach and board of director for many years.
A celebration of Nick’s life memorial mass will be celebrated Friday, Nov. 30 at 10 a.m.in St. Anne’s Church, 130 Boston Turnpike Road. Burial next to his father will follow in Mt View Cemetery. There are no calling hours.
Memorial remembrances can be made to the Shrewsbury Little League, PO Box 197 MO, Shrewsbury, MA 01545
The Mercadante Funeral Home & Chapel, 370 Plantation St. is honored to be assisting the family with arrangements.