, Salem, MA

December 22, 2012

Marcella "Marcy" Valliere, 62

Peabody — Marcella “Marcy” (Pellizzaro) Valliere, 62, of Peabody, died on Wednesday at the Salem Hospital following a brief illness.

Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Angela (Pegoraro) Pellizzaro. She was a lifelong resident of Peabody and a graduate of Peabody High School, Class of 1968.

Marcy was a school bus driver for the city of Peabody for over 25 years. She cherished the time she spent taking her special needs students to and from school each day.

Marcy is survived by her daughter, Kimberly Valliere of Peabody; her two brothers, Frank and his wife, Barbara Pellizzaro and Richard Pellizzaro, all of Peabody; her two nephews, Michael and his wife, Kristan Pellizzaro and their children, Hannah and Julia, all of Peabody, and Mark and his wife, Melissa Pellizzaro and their children, Sarah and Madison, all of Middleton, and is also survived by several aunts, uncles, and her cat Ginger and dog Tonto.

ARRANGEMENTS: A private family wake will be held on Sunday and her funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn St., Peabody, to which relatives and friends are kindly invited. Burial will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Peabody. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to either the Hospice of the North Shore and Greater Boston, 75 Sylvan St., Suite B-102, Danvers, MA 01923 or the NE Animal Shelter, 347 Highland Ave, Salem, MA 01970. For directions and on-line obituary, visit