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DiBiase, Rocco of Cambridge, January 3, 2023, at age 92.

Devoted husband of Dolores “Duckie” DiBiase (Cioffi).

Loving father of William DiBiase and his wife Arlene, Cheryl Whelan and her husband Vincent, Lynne Sorey and her husband Edward.

Cherished grandfather of Sarah Johnson and her husband Michael, Krysten Tripp and her husband Luke, Katie Alexander and her husband Christopher, Kayla Davis and her husband Devon and Brielle Sorey.

Adored great-grandfather of Riley Johnson, Luke Tripp Jr., Ava Tripp, Lincoln Tripp, Max Alexander, Jackson Alexander, Sawyer Davis and Beckett Davis.

Beloved brother of Nancy Nugent and the late Mary Morris, Pat Mitchell and Daniel DiBiase.

Also survived by many nieces, nephews, and many other loving relatives and friends.

Visitation at the Rogers Funeral Home, 380 Cambridge Street in Cambridge on Wednesday, January 11, 2023 from 9:00 to 11:30 am.

Prayer service to follow in the funeral home with an interment at the Cambridge Cemetery.

In his younger years Rocco enjoyed fishing and visiting his friends in Ipswich. He loved being outside, especially tending to his tomatoes and basil in his garden.  When he wasn’t watching his favorite sports teams, he was probably telling stories to his great-grandkids. He could be found at Koko’s corner store playing his Keno and Daily Numbers, but his greatest joy was the time he spent with his family, especially at functions singing and dancing.  

# Gerry&Patty Mahoney 2023-01-05 18:36
Billy, Cheryl and Lynne,

Please accept our deepest sympathies on the passing of your Father. May He Rest In Peace.

Gerry & Patty Mahoney
# Jeannie and Dapper 2023-01-05 19:57
We have many great memories of Rocco. He was Dapper's mentor who guided him throughout his teenage years. Rocco was our daughter's Santa Clause and came to our house every Christmas. Eve. You could hear him coming up the stairs saying " Ho Ho Ho where's the VO".,that was Rocco! He loved his family and
was very proud of them and they of him. Rock, you will be sadly missed. Dapper and Jeannie
# Lorraine Martins 2023-01-06 06:27
Uncle Rocco was a loved and respected member of our family. We will miss him.
Love, Lorraine and the Martins Family
# Sandra & Dukey Alban 2023-01-07 07:34
Duckie, Cheryl, Lynne, & Billy

So sorry for your loss. He was a great and funny guy. We will always remember the stories of how he was constantly cleaning. Stay strong.

Dukey, Sandra & Jennie
# Miriam DaSilva 2023-01-07 12:18
Duckie, Billy, Cheryl & Lynne

So very sorry for your loss

Miriam & Anthony (Bing) DaSilva
# Yvonne Silva 2023-07-04 10:52
So sorry to hear that Rocco passed away. Duckie, please accept my deepest condolences. He has now joined his pal, my Bernie.
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