Obituaries 06-04-2014

June 4, 2014
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Stella Marie Masiello

Of Revere, formerly of East Boston

Stella Marie ( Terilli ) Masiello of Revere, formerly of East Boston, passed away suddenly and peacefully on June 1. She was in her 98the year.

She was the beloved wife of the late Valentino “Bimbo” Masiello with whom she shared 65 years of marriage; loving and devoted mother of Thomas Masiello and his wife, Diana of Winchester, Amelia DeChristoforo Fredrick and her husband, Lawrence of Revere and Raymond Masiello and his wife, JoAnn of Watertown; adored grandmother of 11 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren Stephen Cowell and Ayla Hincman and many nieces and nephews. She was the cherished daughter of the late Raymond and Theodora ( Todisco ) Terilli; dear sister of the late Joseph, John and Albert Terilli, Francis Fernandes, Angie Battaglia and Mary Logudice.

Family and friends will honor Stella Marie’s life by gathering today, Wednesday, June 4 from 4 to 8 p.m. in Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, 262 Beach Street, Revere and again at 8:30 a.m. Thursday before leaving in procession to St Anthony’s Church, Revere for a funeral mass to be celebrated in her honor at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to St Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN. 38105. For guest book and directions www.vazzafunerals.com

Dr. Stanley Cohen

Dentist, Professor and 1985 President of Mass. Dental Society

Dr. Stanley R. Cohen of Marblehead/Winthrop died suddenly May 24. He was 81 years old.

Stan was born in Boston September 12, 1932 to Morris Cohen and Francis (Gould) Cohen.

He was a graduate of Boston University, Tufts Dental School, Class of 1957 and University of Kansas City, Missouri graduate school in Oral Surgery. He was a Clinical Professor at Boston University, President of the Massachusetts Dental Society 1985 and he also had a law degree from Suffolk Law University.

One of his favorite pastimes was to watch political shows. He enjoyed playing the weekly Sudoku puzzle in the Sunday Globe. Stan was an avid tennis player and enjoyed his daily walks.

He is survived by his children Jeffrey Cohen, Cindy Cohen, Richard Cohen his wife Cheryl Sacks, Linda Cohen and Leigh (Waugh-Cohen) Bergeron and her husband, Rafael Bergeron; his grandchildren: Brandon Bergeron, Yahav Cohen-Shualy, Yotam Cohen-Shualy, Hadas Cohen-Shualy,Jesse Cohen and Adam Cohen; his great grandson Eyal Reshef and his niece and nephew Amy (Joslyn) Aquel and Nicholas Joslyn.

He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. A Memorial Service will held at a later date.

At his request, Stan’s body is being donated to Boston University Medical School at the direction of the Spencer Funeral Home, South Boston. Memorial donations may be made to your favorite charity.

Gail Still-Daley

Retired Health Care Worker

Family and friends are invited to attend a graveside service today, Wednesday, June 4 at 1 p.m. in Glenwood Cemetery, Everett for Gail D. (Hoefer) Still-Daley who died at Beth Israel Medical Center of Boston on Wednesday, May 21. All are asked to gather at the front gate of Glenwood Cemetery, Washington Street, Everett at 12:45 p.m.

Born and raised in Chelsea, she attended Chelsea schools and spent most of her working career as a health care worker at several local nursing facilities, particularly at the former Woodlawn Manor Nursing Home (now Everett Healthcare & Rehab, Inc.)

Gail, who moved to Everett more than 30 years ago and was 72 years old, was the wife of the late James Daley, Jr.; the cherished mother of Glenda Still-Sarno and her husband, Richard of Billerica, Robert L. Still and his wife, Rochelle of Saugus, Richard T. Still of Everett and the late John A. Still. She was the devoted sister of Glenda A. Mascis of Chelsea and the late Robert “Guy” Hoefer and his late wife, Bonnie and the dear aunt to. Stephen C. Mascis of Saugus. She also leaves several other nieces and nephews and is also lovingly survived by seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to your favorite charity. For additional information, please visit: www.vertuccioandsmith.com.

Cynthia Doyle Peruzzi

Member of Local 104 High Voltage Linemen

Cynthia Doyle (Boluch) Peruzzi of Revere, formerly of Scituate, passed peacefully after a sudden illness, surrounded by family on May 25.

A member of Local 104 High Voltage Linemen, she is survived by Myron and the late Louise (Doyle) Boluch of Scituate and she was the beloved wife of Kenneth Peruzzi, cherished sister of Kathleen Boluch of Cohasset, Anne and Anthony Vegnani of Scituate and Mary and Peter Kennefick of Walpole. She was the dear sister in law of Claire Perruzzi of East Boston and also leaves many loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home,East Boston. A Memorial Mass will be held Monday, June 9 at 11 a.m. at St. Mary of the Nativity Church, Scituate. Memorial donations may be made to MSPCA Angel Memorial, 350 So. Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02130. For more information:www.ruggieromh.com

Stephen ‘Horse’ Foti

Retired Dunkin Donuts Master Baker

Stephen A. “Horse” Foti of Revere, formerly of Boston’s North End, entered into eternal rest after a brief illness on May 27.

Stephen, who was born in Cambridge to the late George and Jean (Muscarella) Foti, was raised in the North End. He was a US Army veteran of the Korean Conflict who retired from Dunkin Donuts as a Master Baker, traveling across New England assisting in the start up of new locations.

The beloved husband of the late Mary (Capodilupo), he was the beloved father of George and his wife, Mary Ann and Sandra Foti, all of Revere; loving grandfather of Adrienne Foti, Anna Foti and Salim Berrechid; dear brother of Dominic Foti, Marjorie Miller and her husband, James and Louis ‘Lemon Lou” all of Revere and the late George Foti. He is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home, Revere. Interment was in Woodlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Stephen’s memory to the charity of one’s choice. For guest book please visit www.Buonfiglio.com

Tina Rogers

Red Cross Phlebotomist

Tina M. (Wormstead) Rogers, a lifelong resident of Saugus, died on May 21 at her home. She was 43 years old.

The loving wife of Gary E. Rogers, she was born and raised in Saugus, the daughter of Lloyd and Linda (Campbell) Wormstead of Saugus. She was a graduate of Saugus High School, Class of 1988. Tina worked as a phlebotomist for the Red Cross. She is survived by one brother, Brian Wormstead of Naples, FL; two uncles, Eric Wormstead and his wife, Mary Jane of Danvers, James Campbell of New Hampshire and his late wife, Barbara; one aunt, Jean Acers and her husband, Chester of New Hampshire; her mother-in-law, Barbara Rogers of Winchester, her sister-in-law Debby Bardell and her husband, Rod of Townsend and her nephew, many nieces, cousins and friends. She also leaves her beloved dog Koko.
Funeral arrangements were by the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, Saugus. Interment was in Pine Grove Cemetery in Lynn.

Marilyn Ruth Morely

Registered Nurse and Loving Mother and Grandmother of Wakefield

Marilyn Ruth Morleyof 8 Park St., Wakefield, passed peacefully away at her home on the evening of June 1 in the loving company of her husband, sons and daughters. She was 78 years old.

Marilyn was born on May 26, 1936 in Chelsea to Samuel Rossetti and Mary (Trickett) Rossetti. After graduation from Immaculate Conception High School in Revere, Marilyn matriculated from Massachusetts General Hospital School of Nursing and later, Salem State College. In the late 1950s, Marilyn worked for the Boston Visiting Nurse Association. And, until her retirement in 2002, Marilyn worked as a Registered Nurse at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital.

Marilyn married to Robert A. Morley on May 23, 1959. A Wakefield resident since 1965, Marilyn was an active member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. With her husband, Marilyn raised five children – including two sets of twins – in their Park Avenue house. In later years, Marilyn divided her time between residences in Wakefield, Naples, FL and Orleans, MA where she enjoyed tending her garden. Marilyn’s world travels included Europe, the British Isles, Hawaii and a surprise 70th birthday cruise to Bermuda with her family. Frequent Manhattan trips to attend Broadway musicals were regular occurrences for Marilyn, as were outings to local musical theaters and jazz clubs.

In winter 2009, Marilyn suffered a physically debilitating stroke in Naples, FL. With the help of her husband, health care aides and family, Marilyn strove to retain partial mobility and still delighted in live musical entertainment and dining out.

Marilyn is survived by her husband, Robert A. Morley; her five children:

R. Curtis Morley of Londonderry, NH; John Morley and his wife, Jennifer of Tewksbury, Marianna (Morley) Montague and her husband, John of Apollo Beach, FL, Joseph S. Morley and Darlene Reynolds of Reading, and Dorothy Beau Morley and her husband, Jonathan Fountain of Wakefield; her six grandchildren: Annemarie, Leanne, David, Olivia, Adam and Cassandra, and her great-grandson Jayden; her brother Joseph Rossetti and his wife, Barbara of Salem, NH and their children Catherine and Samuel.

Her wake will be held on Thursday, June 5 from 4 to 8 p.m. at McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., Wakefield. Her funeral will be held from the funeral home on Friday, June 6 at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral mass at 10 a.m. in St. Joseph’s Church, 173 Albion St., Wakefield.

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