Loretta E. Barboza, of Boston died on February 11, 2019. Loving wife of William Barboza Sr. of Boston. Beloved mother of Renee’ (James) Whitehead, Aaron, Vernice Lane, Ali (Keishia) and William Barboza Jr. all of Boston. Dear sister of Phyllis (Sherman) Hall, and Anthony (Gloria) Smith. She leaves 14 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, cousins, 2 godchildren and a host of friends. She is predeceased by her son in law Lorenzo Lane.