Georgia Ann “Georgie” Traficante

Georgia Ann “Georgie” Traficante, 43, of Adams, MA passed away in her home on Saturday, April 16, 2011.

Born in Attleboro on March 29, 1967 she was the daughter of Carol (Blihar) Traficante of Quincy and the late Peter R. Traficante, Sr.  Georgie attended Quincy schools and graduated from North Quincy High School, Class of 1985.

A lifelong athlete, she received an athletic scholarship from U Mass Boston in track and field.  On October 8, 2003 she was inducted to the U Mass Boston Athletics Hall of Fame, for Indoor/Outdoor Track, 1986 NCAA Champions.  She also participated in the US Youth Games.  Most recently she was a member of the Viper Women’s Hockey Team in Adams.

An avid photographer, she enjoyed traveling, nature and animals.  She was successful in many businesses.

Besides her mother, she is survived by her loving life partner, Rachel Katz.  Sister of  Mario C. Traficante of Quincy and the late Peter R. Traficante, Jr. Also survived by many aunts, uncles, and cousins.

A  Mass  of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Mary’s Church, 95 Crescent Street, West Quincy, Monday, April 25 at 10:00 AM. Relatives and friends invited.  Interment will be private. Visiting hours are omitted.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Georgie may be made to: Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society, PO Box 6307, Springfield, MA 01101,