Obituaries 01-25-2012

January 26, 2012
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Eleanor ‘Ellie’ Haggerty

Everett Resident

Eleanor R. “Ellie” (Alfieri) Haggerty of Everett, formerly of Somerville, died on January 23. She was 87 years old.

She was the wife of the late Roger Haggerty; loving mother of Kenneth Haggerty and his wife, Julie of Ossipee, NH, Desiree A. Hayes, Elaine Rettman and her husband, Mike, all of Methuen, Craig, John, James and Paul Haggerty, all of Everett; sister of Jean DiPerna of Woburn, Doris Domings of Somerville and the late Claire Abbott, James, Louis and Gerald Alfieri; dear grandmother of Rita, David, Jennifer, Vikki, Mike, Erik, Danny, Katie, and Elizabeth and great grandmother of Carolanne, Patricia, Sabrina, Steven, Shaun and LCPL. Brittany Hayes USMC.

Her Funeral procession will be from the George L. Doherty Funeral Home,, 855 Broadway (Powder House Sq.) Somerville, Thursday morning at 9 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Benedict Church, Somerville at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited. Calling Hours are today, Wednesday, from 4 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Puritan Lawn Cemetery, Peabody. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hallmark Hospice, 178 Savin St. Suite 300, Malden, MA 02148. For more information please visit dohertyfuneralservice.com

George Hindy

Retired Property Manager

George A. Hindy of Everett died at the Massachusetts  General Hospital on January 21. He was 82 years old. He went out fighting, but the powers that be won out.

A US Army veteran, he was a member of the American Legion, and an avid boxer during his service years. He retired after many years as a property manager for Prudential Center and later RM Bradley & Company and Boston Properties.

He was the beloved husband of the late Anna C. (Cataldo) Hindy; loving father of Jeffrey J. Hindy of Everett and Carl G. Hindy and his wife, Donna Roe of Merrimack, NH; loving companion of Sally Clarke of Everett; cherished grandfather of Nicholas, Jaqueline, Gregory, and George; dear brother of Barbara Ciarlone and Amelia Chiotasso, both of Weymouth.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend his funeral from the JF Ward Funeral Home, 772 Broadway, Everett, on Thursday, January 26 at 10 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in Immaculate Conception Church, 487 Broadway at 11 a.m. Visiting hours will be held at the funeral home today, Wednesday, from 4 to 8 p.m. Entombment will be in Holy Cross Mausoleum, Malden. Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital , PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142. For directions and online guest book visit jfwardfuneralhome.com

Mary Bertolami

Of Everett and New Hampshire

Mary G. (LaSpina) Bertolami of Everett and Seabrook Beach, NH died on January 22.

She was the wife of the late Salvatore Bertolami; mother of Louis J. Bertolami and his wife, Camille of No. Reading, Maryann F. Boyd and her husband, Robert of No. Andover; sister of Rose DiPaolo of North Andover, Eleanor Ippolito of Norwell and the late Lena Calderone. She is also survived by three grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

Relatives and friends may call at the McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., Wakefield on Friday beginning at 9 a.m. to be followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Maria Goretti Church, 112 Chestnut St., Lynnfield at 11 a.m. Contributions may be made to Beacon Hospice, 350 Main St. Haverhill, MA 01830. For obit/directions/guestbook, www.mcdonaldfs.com

Lola Kurley

East Boston Resident

Lola S. (Trull) Kurley of East Boston died peacefully on January 22. She was 98 years old.

She was born in Buncombe County, NC, the beloved wife of the late Stanley; mother of the late Charles and his surviving wife, Elsie of North Reading, the late Finley, the late John and his surviving wife, Joanne and their son John of Alabama and the late William; daughter of the late John and Julia Trull; sister of the late Rachel Shipman and is also survived by many other grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Her Funeral will be held from the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., Everett on Thursday, January 26 at 10 a.m. Funeral will proceed directly to Woodlawn Cemetery for an 11:30 a.m. graveside service. Relatives and friends are invited. www.roccofuneralhomes.com

Graceann Belloise

Everett Resident

Graceann R. Belloise, a longtime resident of Everett, died unexpectedly at home on January 23.

A homemaker, she was born in Everett and was the beloved mother of Lisa E. Morris of Everett, Richard Morris and his wife, Melissa of Whitman and Joshua Belloise of Everett; sister of Victor Belloise and the late Joseph M. Belloise and is also survived by four loving grandchildren and one great-grandchild.  Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend her visiting hours in the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) Everett  Thursday evening from 6 to 8 p.m.  Services are private.  Contributions in her memory to the charity of one’s choice would be sincerely appreciated.

Teresa White

Former Bookkeeper for American Nut and Bolt

Teresa R. (Masella) White, a lifelong resident of Revere, died on January 21.

The daughter of the late John and Maria (D’Amore) Masella, she was a former book keeper for American Nut and Bolt, a longtime parishioner of St Anthony’s Church and an avid fan of horse racing.

She was the beloved wife of the late David J.; devoted mother of David and his wife, Shirley of Andover, Catherine Dolliver and her husband, Stephen of Everett and Debora White of Revere; dear sister of the late Nellie Masella, Eleanor Tenerini, John Masella, Edward Masella, Margherita DeLucia, Daniel Masella, Michael Masella, Peter Masella and Ralph Masella and loving grandmother of Lee Durocher, Keith Durocher, Jennifer White and Christopher White. She is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Her Funeral will be held from the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons – Bruno Funeral Home, 128 Revere St., Revere on Thursday, January 26 at 9 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St Anthony’s Church at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visitation will be from 9 to 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of MA, 311Arsenal St., Watertown, Ma 02472. Burial will be in Puritan Lawn Cemetery. For guest book please visit www.Buonfiglio.com

Margaret Fitzpatrick

Everett Resident

Margaret T. (McDermott) Fitzpatrick, a longtime Everett resident, died on January 19 at the Golden Living Center-Dexter House , Malden. She was 80 years old.

A homemaker born in County Sliego, Ireland, she was the beloved wife of the late John C. Fitzpatrick; dear and devoted mother of Deborah A. O’Neill and her husband, Kevin of Everett, Kevin M. of Everett, Paul of Florida, John E. of Peabody and Michael J. of Everett; sister of Winifred Coppola of Peabody, Delia Penzo of Quincy and Joseph McDermott of Dorchester.  She is also survived by 11 loving grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Her Funeral will be held from the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) Everett, Saturday morning at 9:30 followed by a  Funeral Mass in Our Lady of Grace Church, Nichols Street Everett-Chelsea at 10:30 a.m.  Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Burial will be in  Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory to The Community Family Adult Day Health Center, 106 Wyllis Ave. Everett, MA, 02149, would be sincerely appreciated.

Marie Crockett

Retired Nurse’s Aide, former Everett Resident

Marie L. (Gleason) Crockett of Florida, formerly of Everett, died at her home on January 19. She was 83 years old.

A former longtime Nurse’s Aide for Annemark Nursing Home in Revere, she was the beloved companion of the late Lawrence R. Goss; loving mother of Katherine Crane of Florida, Carol Mooney and her husband, David of Malden, Therese Fantasia and her husband, Tom of Franklin and the late Timothy Crockett and his surviving wife, Marie. She is also survived by four cherished grandchildren and four great grandchildren. She was predeceased by one grandchild.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend visiting hours at the J.F. Ward Funeral Home, 772 Broadway, Everett today, Wednesday, January 25 from 10 a.m. to noon followed by a Funeral Service at 12 Noon.. Memorial donations may be made to HPH Hospice, Attn: Donations, 12107 Majestic Blvd., Hudson, FL, 34667. For directions and online guest book visit jfwardfuneralhome.com

Alicia Nazzaro

Of Wilmington and Everett

Alicia S. Nazzaro of Wilmington and Everett died unexpectedly on January 19. She was 20 years old.

She was the cherished daughter Vincent and Mary (Cannon) Nazzaro of Wilmington, beloved sister of Christine Savage and Karline Nazzaro, both of Everett, and Jes Nazzaro of Wilmington, loving granddaughter of Barbara Cannon, Rose and Andrew Nazzaro, all of Everett, dear niece of Andrew and Diane Nazzaro of Winthrop, Robert and Maria Nazzaro of Everett, Janice and Mike Underwood of Wilmington, Tom and Janice Cannon of Woburn, Mike and Barbara Cannon of Saugus, Rick and Judy Cannon of Randolph, John and Ronnie Cannon of Quincy, and Ronnie and Jodi Cannon of Pelham, NH. She is also survived by many cousins and friends.

Funeral arrangements were by the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Chauncy Hall, 187 Lyman Street, Westboro, MA 01581. www.nicholsfuneralhome.com

Salvatore ‘Sal’ Mandracchia

Retired Everett Building Inspector

Salvatore S. “Sal” Mandracchia of Everett died on January 19.

A US Army veteran of World War II, he served in the 69th Armored Infantry Battalion under General Patton. He was also the retired City of Everett Building Inspector.

He was the beloved husband of C. Mildred (Luciano); father of Cheryl DiGeorge and her husband, Joseph of North Attleborough, Stephan of Everett, and Daniel of Topsfield; brother of Mary Gallo of Chelsea, the late Josephine Montalbano, Fred, Polly Battaglia, and John and is also survived by six grandchildren, Joseph, Amanda, Steffan, Samantha, Daniel, Nicholas, two great grandchildren, Joseph Jr., Savanah Rose, and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Burial was in Glenwood Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Kidney Fund, 6110 Executive Blvd., Suite 1010, Rockville, MD 20852. www.roccofuneralhomes.com

Joyce Bartlett

Former Everett Resident

Joyce M. (Malcolm) Bartlett of East Wareham, formerly of Everett, died January 15. She was 78 years old.

The wife of 62 years of Robert, she was the mother of Joyce A. Bartlett of Marblehead, Dawna Lanney of Ipswich, Robin Rumbolt of Wareham, and Debbie Mestieri of East Wareham; grandmother of Kristen Vicino, Justin Flateau, Tim Kresl, and Steven Rumbolt; great grandmother of Aiden Flateau; sister of James Malcolm of Tewksbury and was pre-deceased by Alexander Malcolm, John Malcolm, and Joan Kodzis. Funeral arrangements were by the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, Wareham. Memorial donations may be made to the Arthritis Foundation, P.O. Box 96280, Washington, DC 20077-7491.

Bernard Lloyd Sr.

Retired Boston School Bus Fleet Mechanic

Bernard Lloyd, Sr., a lifelong Everett resident, died on January 8. He was 69 years old.

Mr. Lloyd worked as a Mass Dispatch Truck Driver but retired as a fleet mechanic for the Boston School Bus System.

He was the beloved husband of the late Thelma I.
(Mercer); father of Suzanne Lloyd and her long time companion, Donald Vacheresse, Deborah Paschal and her husband, Justin, Florence Lloyd and her
fiancé, Ernest, Bernard Lloyd, Jr. and Richard Joseph Lloyd. He was the son of the late Rita (Wentworth) Farnkoff and Charles Lloyd; brother of Patricia, James,
Daniel, Richard, Joseph, Michelle, Rita, Michael, Diane and the late Charlene Perrault and Eileen Mercer. He is also survived by two grandchildren: James J. Oakman Jr. and Ashley L. Vacheresse.

Funeral arrangements were by the Salvatore
Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Memorial donations may be made to The
Pine Street Inn Organization, 444 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02118 or the American Cancer Society, 9 Riverside Road, Weston, MA 021493.

Marion Grout

Of Danvers, formerly of Everett

Marion E. (Surette) Grout of Danvers, formerly of Middleton and Everett, died on January 14.

The beloved wife of the late Robert A. Grout, she was the loving mother of Andrea and her husband, Dr. Anthony Pastelis of New Hampshire, Robert S. and his wife, Ann (Mayer) Grout of Maine and Susan Comeau and Eric Richman of Danvers; cherished grandmother of Kimberly (Eilers) Smith and her husband, Samuel, Stephanie Eilers, Jonathan and Alexandra Comeau and Drew and Tucker Grout; sister of James Surette and his wife, Janet of Wilmington. She is also survived by four nieces and nephews and by a loving Comeau family.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the North Shore & Greater Boston, 75 Sylvan St., Suite B-102, Danvers, MA 01923. Guestbook at www.brownflaherty.com

Brian Pearson

Malden Resident

Brian R. Pearson of Malden died on January 16.

He was the beloved husband of Lisa J. Menta of Malden, formerly of Newington, CT; loving son of Linda Post of Malden and the late Robert; loving brother of John Pearson of Malden and Mark Bonney of Seattle, WA. He is survived by his devoted nephew, Callum Russell, of Quincy and loving “daughter” Libby, his bassett hound. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, Everett.. Burial was at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Connecticut. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Animal Rescue League or melanoma.org. roccofuneralhomes.com

Elizabeth ‘Libby’ Valeri

Charlestown Resident

Elizabeth “Libby” (Chapman) Valeri of Charlestown, formerly of Everett, died on January 14.

The beloved wife of the late Alfonso, she was the mother of Susan Chotkowski and her husband, Stephen P. of East Falmouth and Ken Bombaci and his wife, Judy of Boylston; sister of the late Lillian Hanson and is also survived by four grandchildren, Christofer Chotkowski of Dracut, Michael Chotkowski of Belchertown, Matthew Bombaci of Billerica, Kimberly Yanka of Worcester and two great grandchildren, Harper and Emersyn.

Funeral arrangements were by the Salvatore Rocco and Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Burial was in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Boston. In lieu of flowers donations in Mrs. Valeri’s memory may be made to The Italian Home for Little Wanderers, 271 Huntington Ave., Boston, Ma. 02115. www.roccofuneralhomes.com

Samuel Weisberg

Of Peabody, formerly of Everett

Samuel Weisberg of Peabody, formerly of Everett, died on January 13. He was 92 years old.

He was the beloved husband of the late Shirley (Katz) Weisberg; devoted father of Norman Weisberg and his wife, Martha Jane of Connecticut; cherished grandfather of Peter Weisberg; loving brother of Edward Weisberg and his wife, Janice of Waltham.

Funeral arrangements were by the Stanetsky Memorial Chapel, Canton. Burial was in Sharon Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy in his memory may be made to a charity of your choice. www.stanetskycanton.com