Margaret Campanella Boyd
September 6, 1942 ~ June 24, 2023
New York, NY
Resided in: New York, NY
Margaret Campanella was born September 6, 1942, in New York City to Vincent and
Bastiana Campanella. Known affectionately as Margie, Margaret was the youngest of six
children. She was christened in the Catholic Church.
As an adult, she was a devoted mother to three children. She was an excellent cook with a
generous heart for hospitality. Margaret was joined in holy matrimony to Robert Boyd in
the 1990s. He predeceased his beloved wife in January of 2000. Her middle son, Edward
Campanella, predeceased his mother on April 8, 2020.
Professionally, Margaret Campanella-Boyd worked for family planning for the state of
New York for over thirty years. In her spare time, she loved to shop and socialize with
In her later years, Margaret lived a vibrant social life doing volunteer work at the senior
center on the lower east side, visiting churches for worship, and hosting family get-
After a brief hospitalization, she passed from earth to glory at New York–Presbyterian
Hospice on June 24th, 2023. Her transition is our loss but heaven’s gain.
Margaret Campanella-Boyd leaves to mourn her passing and celebrate life her sons
Richard (wife JoNell) and Albert (wife Elizabeth) and daughter-law LaChele
grandchildren Richard Jr., Julian, Olivia, twins Sarah and Sophia, Bianca,
Sierra, Vincent, and Lorenzo; her sister Francis, and a host of great-grandchildren and