Obituaries 02-22-2012

February 22, 2012
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William ‘Shack’ Shackelton

Revere Resident

William N. “Shack” Shackelton of Revere, formerly of Malden, died on February 18.

He was the devoted father of Amanda E. Shackelton and William N. Shackelton, Jr., both of Malden; cherished son of the late Carolyn (Hodgdon) (Shackelton) Topping and her husband, Howard Topping of Malden and Robert C. Shackelton and his wife, Carolyn and their two daughters, Trisha and Greta, of Wenham; adored brother of Susan L. Bickford and her husband, Thomas of Malden; loving companion of Susan Falzarano of Revere and the former husband of Susan (Gear) Shackelton of Malden. He also leaves nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Visitation will be in the Weir-MacCuish Funeral Home, 144 Salem St. Malden today, Wednesday, February 22 from 4 to 8 p.m. Funeral Services will be held in the Funeral Home on Thursday, February 23 at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in the Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden. For obituary and directions: www.weirfuneralhome.com

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William Lanza

Former US Postal Service Employee

William A. Lanza of Revere, formerly of East Boston, died at Cape Cod Hospital on February 12.

He was a former employee of the US Postal Service, South Postal Annex, a US Army Air Corps veteran of World War II and a Bronze Star Air Medal recipient.

Born and raised in East Boston, he was the son of the late William and Mary (Piccarello) Lanza ;  the beloved husband of Yolanda (DiGiulio); devoted father of Patricia Fitzgerald and her late husband, John of East Sandwich, Susanne Tuttle and her husband, Donald of Easton, AnnMarie Lanza and her husband, Bruce Porter of Sudbury; loving grandfather of Patrick Fitzgerald and his wife, Jennifer of Pennsylvania and Brian Fitzgerald and his wife, Meghan of New York and is also survived by three loving great grandchildren: Aaron, Brendan and Maeve.

Funeral arrangements were by the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home, Revere. Burial was in the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne. For guest book please visit www.Buonfiglio.com

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Charles Louis Sclafani

Everett Resident

Charles Louis Sclafani of Everett died on February 14. He was the loving father of Maria and Nicole Sclafani, both of Revere and Melissa McCusker and her fiancé, Joe Silva of Chelsea; son of the late Lucy and Gus Sclafani and brother of Kay Valeri and her husband, Frank and the late Michael Sclafani who is survived by his wife, Lilly as well as a loving grandson, Randy A. McCusker, Jr.

A Memorial Mass will take place Thursday, February 23 at the Immaculate Conception Church in Everett at 10 a.m. followed by burial at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Leonard Florence Center, 165 Captain’s Row, Chelsea, MA 02150. www.roccofuneralhomes.com

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Ellen Kelly

Secretary for The Grand Lodge of Masons,

Ellen (Weinberg) Kelly of Lynn, formerly of Revere, died suddenly on February 15. She was 64 years old.

A graduate of Revere High School, she was the former Secretary for the Education Department of the Grand Lodge of Masons.The devoted wife of John P. Kelly, she was the beloved mother of Rachael and Baxton Conway and Jessica and Douglas Fuller; loving step-mother of Scott Kelly, Dana and Melisa Kelly and Laura Kelly; cherished daughter of Mollie Hixson Hartnett and Dennis Hartnett and Abraham and Mildred Weinberg; dear sister of Lawrence Weinberg and Lisa King; adored grandmother of seven grandchildren. She will be missed by all her knew her.

Funeral arrangements were by the Goldman Funeral Chapel, Malden. Burial was in Everett. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be donated to the M.S.P.C.A., 350 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02130 or Aid for Cancer Research PO Box 376 Newton, MA 02459. For  online condolences go to: www.goldmanfc.com

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Angela Cohane-Tenaglia

Of Revere, formerly of the North End

Angela (LaFace ) Cohane-Tenaglia of Revere, formerly of the North End of Boston, died on February 17.

She was the beloved wife of Arthur Cohane with whom she shared 15 years of marriage; loving mother of Vincent Tenaglia and his wife, Jennifer David Tenaglia, all of Revere, John Tenaglia and Kristine Colarusso and her husband, Richard, all of New Hampshire; dear sister of Franco Spadaro of Attleboro, Maria Musto of Florida, Catherine Aloise of Saugus, Salvatore LaFace of West Roxbury and the late Giovanni LaFace.

Funeral arrangements were by Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, Revere. Burial was in Puritan Lawn Cemetery, Peabody. For guestbook: www.vazzafunerals.com.

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Joseph Donnelly, Jr.

Of Florida, formerly of Revere

Joseph H. Donnelly, Jr. of Florida, formerly of Scituate and Revere, died on February 5.

A US Navy veteran, he was the devoted father of Stephanie Corcione and her husband, Christopher of Scituate; loving brother of Mary Harrington, Robert Donnelly, Richard Donnelly, all of New Hampshire and Patricia Swindler of Scituate; dear grandfather of Nicholas and Jason Corcione of Scituate.

The family has requested that expressions of sympathy in his memory be donated to the Make a Wish Foundation, 1 Bullfinch Place, 2nd flr, Boston MA 02114 or to a charity of your choice. Burial will be private. J.R. Frazier Funeral Home, Winthrop MA 617 846 0050

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Ellen Kulchinsky

Of California, formerly of Point of Pines

Ellen (Helen) Kulchinsky, formerly of Point of Pines, died on February 2 in California of a heart ailment. She was 91 years  old.
She was the daughter of Morris and Jennie Lintz and the devoted wife of Aaron Kulchinsky; the sister of the late Danny Lintz and grandmother of the late Tosh.
She is survived by her daughters, June Kulchinsky and Ruth Nealand and son-in-law, Daniel; grandchildren Sasha, Rene and Arora; her loving sister Evelyn Atkins and brother-in-law Bernard and her nephew and eight nieces.
Services were held at Stanetsky & Hymanson Memorial Chapel in Salem followed by burial at the Pride of Lynn Cemetery.

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Frank Misiano, Jr.

Former Revere Plumbing Inspector

Frank J. Misiano, Jr. of Lynnfield, formerly of Revere, died on February 15 at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston following a valiant six month battle with metastatic carcinoma. He was 56 years old.

Born and raised in Revere, he was a 1973 graduate of the Wakefield Vocational High School. He took over his father’s plumbing business, “Seacrest Plumbing” in Revere sometime in the early eighties. He later became the Plumbing Inspector for the City of Revere and, for the past five years, he has been the Plumbing Inspector for the Town of Saugus. He left Revere when he moved to Lynnfield 25 years ago. He was a member of the Revere Patriots Club and the Revere Businessmens Association. He was the beloved son of the late Frank J., Sr. who died on December 21, 2011 and the late Barbara (Miles) Misiano; cherished brother of Barbara A. DeRosa and her husband, Andrew and Diane Misiano, all of Revere and the late Stanley D. Misiano; devoted uncle to Danielle M. and Mariah L. DeRosa and Bianca V.S. Misiano, all of Revere, Stanley D. Misiano, Jr. and Marissa Misiano, both of Wakefield and is also lovingly survived by his sister-in-law, Maria Misiano of Wakefield.

Funeral arrangements were by the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, Revere. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery. For additional information: www.vertuccioandsmith.com

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Donald Crawford

Theatrical Set Designer and D-Day Survivor

Donald Crawford of Revere, formerly of New York City, died on February 2.

A set designer for many theaters around the USA, he was a U.S. Navy veteran of WorldWar II and a D Day survivor.

He was the beloved husband of the late Betsy (Katzin) Crawford and the loving father of Andrew Crawford of Revere.

Funeral arrangements were by Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, Revere. For guest book and directions, www.vazzafunerals.com.

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Winifred Mary Deluca

Revere Resident

Winifred Mary (Gould) Deluca of Revere died on February 18.

She was the beloved wife of John Deluca of Revere devoted mother of Gail McAndrew and her husband, Darryl of Australia, Marilyn DeLuca and her husband, Frank Horton of New Hampshire, Denise Papasodora and her late husband, Peter of Revere, John A. Deluca of Revere and Holly Schlichting and her husband, Thomas of Winthrop; dear sister of John Gould of New Hampshire and the late George Gould and Marilan Thompson and the cherished grandmother of 11.

Her Funeral will be held from the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons~Bruno Funeral Home, 128 Revere St., Revere on Monday, February 27 at 9 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Anthony’s Church at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting Hours will be Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery

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Betsy Crawford

Managed Many Theatrical Celebrities

Betsy (Katzin) Crawford of Revere, formerly of New York City, died on November 18, 2011.

The former office manager for various theatrical companies, she was the personal manager of Shelly Winters, Eddie Fisher and Carrie Fisher and many other celebrity’s.

She was the beloved wife of the late Donald Crawford and the loving mother of Andrew Crawford of Revere.

Arrangements were by Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, Revere. For guest book www.vazzafunerals.com.

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Mary ‘Betty’ Willis

North Revere Resident

Mary E. “Betty” Scannell Willis of North Revere died on February 15.

She was the wife of the late George E. Willis; loving sister-in-law of Barbara J. Witkowski of Saugus, Eleanor Della Piana and her husband, Frank of Peabody and Robert Willis of California and is also survived by loving nieces, nephews, friends and neighbors.

Funeral arrangements were by the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, Saugus. Burial was at Riverside Cemetery, Saugus. For condolences: www.BisbeePorcella.com.

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Bernadette Preston

Arlington Resident

Bernadette E. (Dacey) Preston of Arlington died on February 14. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph J. Preston; mother of Paul Preston and his wife, Kimberly of Saugus grandmother of Joseph, Cameron, Courtney and Andrew; sister of Paul Dacey of Nashua, NH and the late John Dacey of Las Vegas, NV and Eugene Dacey of Lexington. She is also survived by many nephews and one niece.

Burial was in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to: RTS Foundation 4307 Woodward Court, Chantilly VA, 02151. For condolences, visit: devitofuneralhomes.com

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Joseph Michael Chaput

Worked at Curuoflite Stairs and Dick’s Cafe

Joseph Michael Chaput of Wakefield, formerly of Beachmont and Chelsea, died on February 16 at the Wakefield Care and Rehabilitation Center after a courageous 19 month battle with cancer.

Born in Chelsea, he lived in Chelsea for 37 years before moving to the Beachmont section of Revere. He was a graduate of the Northeast Vocational High School and was employed as an interior mill worker for Curuoflite Stairs on Spencer Avenue in Chelsea and also worked as a bartender at Dick’s Cafe in Cary Square.

He was the devoted companion of Beth Fronczak of Chelsea; son of the late Arthur and Mildred (Bonds) Chaput; beloved brother of Francine Chaput, A. Paul Chaput and his wife, Carol Forte, Edward G. Chaput and James Chaput and his wife, Cynthia Peach, all of Wakefield, William S. Chaput and wife Danielle of Tewksbury and John Chaput and his wife, Maria of Wakefield. He is also lovingly survived by his son, Grant Tame and two grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by Smith Funeral Home, Chelsea. Expressions of sympathy in his name may be made to the Colon Cancer Alliance, Rhode Island Chapter, 1025 Vermont Ave., NW, Suite 1066, Washington, DC 20005. To send a message of condolence to his family, please visit www.smithfuneralhomes.com 

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Albert Pagliarulo

Former employee of NE Tel & Tel

Albert A. Pagliarulo died at his Revere home on February 18. He was 90 years old.

A cableman for New England Tel & Tel, he was a US Army veteran of World War II, a member of the American Legion and the International Brotherhood of Telephone Workers.

He was the son of the late John and Assunta (Cerone) Pagliarulo; beloved husband of Theresa (Lionetti); devoted father of Agnes P. Trabucco and her husband, Michael of Wakefield and Mary J. Pagliarulo of Revere; loving grandfather of Alana Trabucco of Wakefield; dear brother of the late Melina Belmonte, Luciano and Pasquale Pagliarulo and is also survived by his brother in-law, Augustino Belmonte of Melrose and several nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in Our Lady Star of The Sea Church (Marblehead) on Friday, February 24 at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly Invited. Visiting hours will be Thursday in the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home, 128 Revere St., Revere from 5 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Assoc 311 Arsenal St Watertown MA 02472. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery. For guest book please visit www.Buonfiglio.com

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Mary Maureen Ostrowski

Of Maine, formerly of Revere

Mary Maureen Ostrowski of Limington, Maine, formerly of Revere, died at home on February 17. She was 61 years old.

She was born in Grangemouth, Scotland on Jan. 22, 1951, a daughter of the late John and Isabella (Kennedy) Barry.When she was 12 years old, she moved from Scotland to Massachusetts and graduated from High School in Revere.

Mrs. Ostrowski has always been involved with her children in their schooling and was a library aide at Baxter Elementary School.

She enjoyed sewing, knitting, crocheting, crossword puzzles, Suduko, and baking; however, spending time with her family, especially her grandson Connor, was what was most special to her.

Recently, she was involved with a knitting club that met weekly at Panera Bread.She is survived by her beloved husband, Daniel Ostrowski; a daughter, Kristen Bouchard and her husband, Anthony, and their son, Connor of South Portland; a son, Paul Ostrowski and his wife, Melissa of South Portland; her siblings: Nora and Andrew of Scotland, a nephew, Stephen Graham and his wife, Marianne and their son, Jonathan of Beverly and many dear friends.

Visiting hours will be today, Wednesday, February 22 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, located on the corners of Routes 202 and 4A (13 Portland Road) in Buxton (Bar Mills), MA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m. at St. Louis Roman Catholic Church, 279 Danforth St. Portland. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Portland. www.dcpate

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Leanne Kukla

Of Danvers, formerly of Winthrop

Leanne (Perola) Kukla of Danvers, formerly of Winthrop, died on February 16.

She was 72 years old.A former receptionist for NE Pensions Consultants of Boston, she was born in Milton, the daughter of the late Anthony and Mary Cotter. She was the beloved wife of the late Edward; devoted mother of Gennette Kukla of Saugus, Edward Kukla of Mattapan and the late Denise Kukla; loving partner of Marie Cavignano of Danvers, dear sister of the late Marilyn Quiato and cherished grandmother of Kelsie Crowley and Joseph Crowley.Her

Funeral will be held from the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home, 128 Revere St., Revere on Thursday February 23 at 9 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Anthony’s Church at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours are today, Wednesday, February 22 from 4 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. For guest book please visit www.Buonfiglio.com

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Frank ‘Uncle’ Falzarano

Retired Cook

Frank “Uncle” Falzarano of Revere, formerly of East Boston, died on February 19 at the Rosewood Nursing Home in West Peabody. He was 88 years old.

A retired cook who worked at the Annemark Nursing Home and the Oak Island Nursing Home, he was the beloved friend of Margaret “Peggy” Tracia and her late husband, Anthony of Revere; loving surrogate father of John Tracia and his wife, Audrey of Weymouth, Cheryl Sullivan and her husband, Robert of Peabody, Margaret Cravotta and her husband, David of Peabody, Carla Ligocki and her husband, Genaro of Revere, Patrice Schrimpf and her husband, Andrew of Peabody and Stephen Tracia of Revere; dear brother of Helen Bell, Susie DioJuardi, Rosie Cannata and the late Mary Mulchay, Josephine Dinuvlia, Angelo, Ralph and Larry Falzarano. He is also survived by 13 loving grandchildren, three great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and grand nieces and grand nephews.

Funeral services will be held in the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home, 128 Revere St., Revere, today, Wednesday, February 22 at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. For guest book please visit www.Buonfiglio.com

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Leo Wiltshire

Mailman and School Crossing Guard

Leo F. Wiltshire, of Danvers and Surprise, Arizona died at home after a long illness. He was 83 years old.

Born in Lynn, the son of the late John and Vera (Monck) Wiltshire, he was a lifelong resident of Swampscott until moving to Surprise, Arizona in 2000. He was a graduate of St. John the Evangelist School, attended St. Mary’s High School and received his diploma from Swampscott High School, Class of 1948.

He worked for the United States Postal Service in Swampscott as a letter carrier for 26 years before retiring in 1993. He was known by many as “Leo the Mailman.” After retiring, he was a school crossing guard for the Lynn Police Department where he enjoyed keeping the children safe. He crossed children at Lewis St. and Lafayette Park and Western Ave. and Bay View Ave. He previously worked in the meat department of the former First National Store in Wyoma Square.

He enlisted in the US Coast Guard on his 17th birthday near the end of World War II. He served aboard the Wachusett near Attu with a base in Juneau, AK and held the rank of Seaman First Class. He was recalled into the U.S. Navy during the Korean Conflict and served aboard the aircraft carrier, U.S.S. WASP CV-18, where he was a Plankowner. Leo was proud to serve and was always ready with a handshake for anyone in military uniform.

He was a lifetime member of the National Association of Letter Carriers, Branch 7, Lynn. He was a former longtime communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church in Swampscott before moving to Arizona. He was a former member of the VFW Post 1240 Swampscott, Knights of Columbus in Swampscott, the Swampscott Club, the USS WASP Veterans Association and the Gerry 5 in Marblehead. Leo and Kay enjoyed traveling to many State and National Parks, Eastern and Western Canada and cruised the Panama Canal, Alaska and Hawaii. He also enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and working in his garden.The beloved husband of Katherine “Kay” (Hurley) Wiltshire with whom he shared 53 years of marriage; the couple was married in St. Pius V Church in Lynn.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Leo F. Wiltshire, Jr. and his wife, Eileen of Virginia Beach and Joseph M. Wiltshire and his wife, Jacqueline of Rockville, MD, one daughter, Margaret “Peggy” A. Dorson and her fiancé, Ray Abbott, of Peterborough, NH; four sisters, Paula Sentipal of Annandale, VA, Sheila Forrest of Lynn, Vera Cragin of Tacoma, WA and Ella Mailloux of Revere. He is also survived by four grandchildren, Amy Powell and her husband, Michael, Arielle Dorson, Christina and Sydney Wiltshire.

Funeral arrangements were by the Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home, Lynn. Burial was in Swampscott Cemetery. Gifts in his memory may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund, 60 Walnut Street, Wellesley Hills, MA 02481. For online register book please visit, www.cuffemcginn.com.

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Anna Aiello

Of Peabody, formerly of Revere

Anna M. (Oliveri) Aiello of Peabody, formerly of Revere and Everett, died on February 18.

She was the wife of the late Frank Aiello; beloved mother of Edward Aiello and his wife, Denice, Richard Aiello and his wife, Lisa, Marie Bavaro and her husband, Ralph of Peabody; loving grandmother of Nicholas, Christiina, Gina, Maria, Richard Jr., Nicole and Christopher; sister of Mary Dripps of Georgia and the late Charles Oliveri, Richard Oliveri and Lillian Polcari.

Her funeral will be held from the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, 549 Lincoln Ave., Saugus today, Wednesday, at 9:15 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass in St. Adelaide’s Church, 708 Lowell St., Peabody at 10:30 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Donations in Mrs. Aiello’s memory may be made to The Fund for Brigham & Women’s or the American Heart Association. For directions and condolences: www.BisbeePorcella.com.

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Roberta O’Brien

Worked for the Internal Revenue Service 

Roberta A. O’Brien, a lifelong resident of Revere, died on February 15 at the Spaulding Hospital-Cambridge. She was 55 years old.

Born in Winthrop and raised in Revere, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Lillian (Mancini) O’Brien and worked as a clerk for the Internal Revenue Service.

Ms. O’Brien is survived by two sisters, Linda Oberle and her husband, Alan and Regina O’Brien, all of Revere and two nephews, Alex and Eric.

Arrangements were by the Porcella Funeral Home, (Beachmont) Revere. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations in her memory may be made to www.stjude.org or www.woundedwarriorproject.org. For condolences: www.BisbeePorcella.com.

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Jeanette Letizia

Melrose Resident

Jeanette E. “Jeanie” Letizia of Melrose, formerly of Malden and Chelsea, died on February 17.

She was the loving daughter of the late John and Fillomena (Lillo) Letizia; dear sister and sister in law of Jessie Letizia of Malden and her late husband, Frank Letizia, the late Anthony and Eleanor Letizia, Rose A. Letty and Mildred Letizia; cherished aunt of Christine and Howard Tepper of Vermont, Joanne and Bob Gover of Newbury, Frank Letizia of Malden, Suzanne Letizia-Eddy of Weymouth, Debra and Rich Burchill of Wakefield and John and Denise Letizia of Revere. She is also survived by her best and lifelong friends, Clare Proctor and Eleanor Hooton.

Funeral arrangements were by the Frank A. Welsh & Sons Funeral Home, Chelsea. Burial was at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Should friends desire, contributions in her memory may be made to St. Stanislaus Church. For directions or to send expressions of sympathy, please visit www.WelshFuneralHome.com

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John Fleming, Jr.

Former Fire Department Captain

John R. Fleming, Jr. “Former Capt. RFD” of Ipswich, formerly of Revere, died on February 19.

A member of the Class of 1956 of Revere High School, he had a passion for painting, working with stained glass and operating Ham radios.He was the beloved husband of Elizabeth (Ferragamo); devoted father of John III “Capt RFD” and his wife, June of Lynn, Karen Falconi and her husband, Vincent of Peabody and Gary of Peabody; dear brother of Margaret Cerasuolo and her husband, John of Saugus and loving grandfather of Christopher, Daniel, Bianca and Jason.

His Funeral will be held from the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home, 128 Revere St., Revere today, Wednesday, February 22 at 9 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Anthony’s Church at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the VNA Middlesex East/ Sawtelle Family Hospice House, 320 Haverhill St., Reading, MA 01867. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. For guest book please visit www.Buonfiglio.com

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Bonita ‘Bunny’ Silva

Of Swampscott, formerly of Revere

Bonita “Bunny” Silva of Swampscott, formerly of Revere, died at home surrounded by her family on February 19. She was 68 years old.

Born in Winthrop, the daughter of the late Paul and Antonette (Salerno) Silva, she worked in accounts receivable for many years.

She was the beloved mother of Cheryl Iudice of Swampscott; loving grandmother of Michael Iudice Jr, Nicholas Iudice and Christopher Iudice; dear sister of Paul Silva of Berkley, Linda Turner of New Hampshire and Roy Silva of Arizona and is also survived by loving nieces and nephews.

Her Funeral will be held from the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons- Bruno Funeral Home, 128 Revere St., Revere on Thursday February 23 at 8 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Anthony’s Church at 9 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours will be today, Wednesday, from 4 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. For guest book please visit www.Buonfiglio.com

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MaryEllen Lucia

Former VP of Operations at New-Fed Mortgage

MaryEllen T. (DiRosa) Lucia of Revere died on February 20. She was 49 years old.

A graduate of Revere High School, Class of 1980 and the former Vice President of Operations at New-Fed Mortgage, she was the devoted mother of Brian and Michael Lucia, the beloved daughter of Susie (DeSisto) DiRosa and the late Pasquale “Tony”; dear sister of Suzanne DiRosa of Danvers; loving stepmother of Gary Jr. of Maine and Sara Lucia of Washington She is also survived by her former husband, Gary Lucia of Medford and many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.

Her Funeral will be held from the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home, 128 Revere St., Revere on Friday, February 24 at 10 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours will be Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St, Framingham Ma 01701. For guest book please visit www.Buonfiglio.com

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Adelle Zebrowski

Revere Resident

Adelle M. (Wlodyka) Zebrowski of Revere, formerly of West Newton and Chelsea, died on February 19.

A US Navy veteran of World War II and a member of the Waves National, Unit 17, Old Ironsides, she was the beloved wife of the late Stanley J. Zebrowski; loving daughter of the late Gregory and Beatrice Wlodyka; dear sister of Janet Wlodyka of Revere, the late Josephine “Jody” Wlodyka, Pauline Wojciechowski, Rev. Stanley Wlodyka O.F.M. Conv. and Henry J. Wlodyka; beloved aunt of Thomas and Dolly Wlodyka of Scituate, Thomas Kowalewski of Winthrop and the late Linda A. Kowalewski and cherished great aunt of Leslie Ann Delisle of Roslindale, Amy Beth McLaughlin of Rockland and Ross Thomas of Scituate. Her Funeral will be held from the Frank A. Welsh & Sons Funeral Home, 718 Broadway, Chelsea on Thursday, February 23, at 8:30 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Stanislaus Church, 163 Chestnut St., Chelsea at 9:30 a.m. Services will conclude with burial at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Relatives and friends are most kindly invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held at the Welsh Funeral Home today, Wednesday, from 5 to 8 p.m. Funeral Home fully handicap accessible, ample parking opposite funeral home. For directions or to send expressions of sympathy, please visit www.WelshFuneralHome.com

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Kathleen Nicewicz

Revere Resident

Kathleen (Sullivan) Nicewicz of Revere died on February 19. She was 96 years old.

The wife of the late Stanley Nicewicz, she was the mother of Linda Moniz of Manchester, NH, Rosalie DeSalvo of Chelmsford, John Nicewicz of Tuftonboro, NH and the late Barbara Kiley; sister of Ann Spicer and Peg Bartlett of Westford, John Sullivan of Rowley, Paul Sullivan of Arlington, Richard Sullivan of Middleboro, and the late Ewart “Bud” Sullivan; she also leaves 15 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Her Funeral will be held today, Wednesday, at 9 a.m. in the Solimine, Landergan and Richardson Funeral Home, 426 Broadway (Rt 129), Lynn. Burial will be in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. For directions and guestbook: www.solimine.com

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Angelina Covielo

Of Peabody, formerly of Revere

Angelina M. (Goglia) Coviello of Peabody, formerly of Revere and East Boston, died on February 20.

She was the beloved wife of the late Antonio Coviello with whom she shared 49 years of marriage loving mother of James Coviello and his wife, Carol, of Wakefield, Rosemary Ardagna and her husband, George of Wakefield, Carmen Coviello and his wife, Deborah of North Andover, Antonia Ciampa and her husband, Mark of Medford and Angela Romano and her husband, Michael of Peabody; dear sister of the late Rosemarie Bottaro and Josephine “Dolly” La Monica; cherished grandmother of 10 and great grandmother of six.

Her Funeral will be held from Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Hoome, 262 Beach Street, Revere  Saturday morning followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. mary of the Assumption Church, Washington Avenue, Revere. Family and friends may visit Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. For directions and guest book, visit: www.vazzafunerals.com

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