Eleanor R. Oriani, 83, of Londonderry died April 18, 2015 in the Mount Carmel Nursing Home in Manchester.
She was born in Cambridge, Mass., on Nov. 12, 1931, a daughter of the late Nicola and Elisa (Rossi) Limosani.
She had been a resident of Londonderry for over 45 years, formerly living in Somerville, Mass.
Her passion was cooking.
She is survived by her husband, Steven Oriani Jr. of Londonderry; three sons, Robert Oriani of Londonderry, James Oriani of Allenstown and David Oriani of Manchester; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; her brother, Tony Limosani of Florida; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sons, Steven Oriani III and Edward Oriani.
Calling hours were April 21 in the Peabody Funeral Homes and Crematorium, Londonderry. A private graveside service will be held at the Holy Cross Cemetery in Londonderry. To send a condolence or for more information, visit www.peabodyfuneralhome.com.