NORTHBOROUGH / ACTON
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Mikayla A. Brogna passed away on March 24, 2019. In her short life she had many struggles including mental illness and substance abuse. She was 23 years old. Mikayla was a bright and talented young woman who found solace through her poetry and artistic composition of original songs. She loved to DJ and was passionate about music in every way. She taught herself to play the guitar as a young girl and was incredibly talented. She had a wonderful sense of humor and loved to laugh. Please follow this link to view a work of Mikayla’s. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JNvLdlRCdRM
Mikayla grew up in Acton and lived there for most of her life. She recently moved to Northborough with her dad where she had a part time job and was working hard to make a good life for herself.
She leaves her father, Paul C. Brogna of Northborough; her mother, Amy L. Brogna of Maynard; her maternal grandmother, Noreen Code of Acton; her paternal grandparents, Gerald Brogna of Northborough and Mary Steibli of Cornville, AZ; her aunts and uncles, Wendy Russo, William Brogna, Susan Hursh, Gerald Brogna, Richard Brogna, Catherine Derderian and Michael Brogna. She also leaves her many cousins, some really good friends and her beloved cat that she referred to as “Man Cat”.
Calling hours will be held from 5-8pm on Thursday, March 28th at Hays Funeral Home, 56 Main Street, Northborough. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10am on Friday, March 29th at St. Rose of Lima Parish, 244 W. Main Street, Northborough. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Woburn.
Mikayla’s family respectfully request memorial contributions may be made to the National Alliance on Mental Illness , Mass. Chapter, 529 Main Street, Suite 1M17 Boston, MA 02129, or www.NAMI.org.
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“The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.” Mikayla