Obituaries 05-16-2012

May 17, 2012
By

Ann Lemieux

Of Wakefield, formerly of Everett

Ann J. (White) Lemieux of Wakefield, formerly of Everett, died on May 11.

She was the beloved wife of James Laureat Lemieux and loving mother of Mary Sandorse and her husband, Peter of Wakefield and their children Mary Kate, Matthew and Meg; Annie Quill, her her husband, Greg of Winchester and their children Michael and David; Jean Prast, her husband, Brian of Longmeadow and their children, Brendan, Emily and Collin; and Theresa Carson ane her husband, Kit of Maplewood NJ and their children, Jack and Jesse. She is also survived by her sisters Claire Lenehan and her husband, James, Margaret Cafarelli and her husband, George, and Mary Young, as well as by many nieces and nephews. Mrs. Lemieux was the sister of the late Thomas White and John White.

Funeral arrangements were by the Murphy O’Hara Funeral Home, Everett. Burial was in  Woodlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO 1000, Dept 142, Memphis, TN 38148

Margaret Smith

Chelsea Resident

Margaret K. (Ross) Smith of Chelsea died on May 8.

She was the partner of the late Rita Coito; loving mother of Jaime and Jessica Smith, both of Everett and Victoria Baker of Chelsea; dear sister of Theresa Traficante of Saugus, Marie Baker of Chelsea, Andy and William Ross, both of Pepperell, Wayne Ross of Chelsea, and the late James and Richard Ross; cherished grandmother of Tayla and Joseph Smith.

Funeral arrangements were by Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, Revere. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. For guest book: www.vazzafunerals.com.

Vincent Zizzo

Worked for New England Confectionary and Stop & Shop

Vincent F. Zizzo, a lifelong resident of Medford, died on May 9 at the Massachusetts General Hospital following a brief illness. He was 80 years old.

Son of the late Frances (Morana) and Frank Zizzo, he was a veteran of the Korean War serving proudly in the U.S. Army. After his discharge, he worked for New England Confectionary as a machinist for many years, later holding a part time position with the Stop.

Son of the late Frances (Morana) and Frank Zizzo, he was the beloved husband of Nancy and is also survived by three sons, Frankie Zizzo and his wife, Dorothy of Medford, Vinnie Zizzo and his wife, Maryann of Revere, Paul Zizzo and his wife, Mary of Medford and his daughter Renee Keegan and her husband, Jimmy of Stoneham. He was the loving PaPa to Frankie, Kerrianne, Tyler, Vinnie, Anthony, Paulie, Katelyn, Mikey Zizzo, Jimmy, Gregory, Zachery and Gabrielle Keegan; loving great grandfather of Aria Zizzo and the brother of Angie Consolo of Everett, Marguerite Arrigo of Medford, Lenny Zizzo of Brockton and the late Tony Zizzo. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Dello Russo Funeral Home, Medford. Burial was in Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford. To leave a message of condolence dellorusso.net

Nestor Morales

Retired Cook’s Assistant

Nestor Morales of Malden, a former longtime resident of Everett, died at Kindred Hospital in Brighton on  May 7.  He was 84 years old.

Born in Puerto Rico and a retired cook’s assistant for various restaurants, he was the dear and devoted father of Nestor Morales, Jr. and David Morales of Malden and Kathleen Morales Steamer and her husband, James of State College, PA; brother of Miguel Morales and Ana Morales Soto of Puerto Rico and Esther Nardilla of Allentown, PA and loving “Grandpa” of Bruce Robert Steamer of Pennsylvania.

Funeral arrangements were by the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Contributions in his memory to St. Rose Catholic School, 585 Broadway, Chelsea, MA 02150, would be sincerely appreciated.

Guy Martorana

Medford Resident

Guy C. Martorana of Medford died on May 8.

He was the beloved husband of Guadalupe (Cruz); devoted father of Guy R. Martorana and his wife, Judy of Alabama, Allan K. Martorana and his wife, Ann Marie of Medford, Craig S. Martorana of Everett, Roger P. Martorana and his wife, Nina of Arlington, Michelle Berluti and her husband, Robert of Westwood, David M. Martoranna and his wife, Jocelyn of Florida, James E. Martorana and his wife, Suzanne of New Hampshire and is also survived by 16 loving grandchildren. He was the brother of Josephine Luongo and her husband, John, Anna Martorana and Frank Martorana, all of Saugus, Michael Martorana of Malden and Albert Martorana of Reading.

Funeral arrangements were by the Dello Russo Funeral Home, Medford. It has been requested that expressions of sympathy be sent in his memory to the North Medford Little League, 16 Lee St., Medford, MA 02155 or the Medford Pop Warner League, Attn: Bob Geribo, P.O. Box 86, Medford, MA 02155. To leave a message of condolence, please visit: dellorusso.net.

Romeo Solviletti

Buyer for Steve Connolly Seafoods

Romeo F. Solviletti of Everett died at the WHidden Memorial Hospital in Everett on May 12. He was 81 years old.

Born in Boston, he lived in Everett for most of his life and was a buyer for Steve Connolly Seafoods and a US Army veteran of the Korean Conflict.

He was the beloved husband of Lena J. (Domenici) for over 56 years; dear and devoted father of Romeo Solviletti and his wife, Lorraine of Billerica, Paul Solviletti and his wife, Sandra of Medford and Steven Solviletti and his wife, Jo-Ann of Billerica; brother of Louis Sevilitti of Braintree, Lena Ricci of Stoneham, Phyllis Tentindo of Reading and the late Joseph Sevelitti. Loving “Papa” of Romeo, Gina Markunas, Carla DeRosa, Giana, Paul, Janelle and Matthew.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to his funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church, 489 Broadway, Everett, today, Wednesday, May 16 at 10 a.m. In respecting Romeo’s wishes, there will be no visiting hours and his burial services at the cemetery will be strictly private. Contribution in his memory to American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St. Framingham, MA 01701, would be sincerely appreciated.

John DeVirgilio

Founder of Accardi Foods

John A. DeVirgilio of Medford, formerly of Everett, died peacefully on May 7.

Born and raised in the Roslindale section of Boston, he was a dedicated husband, father and grandfather, who operated and built Accardi Foods, a small imported food business into New England’s largest distributor of Italian food products now located in Medford.

He was the beloved husband of the late Mary L. (Accardi) with whom he shared 68 years of marriage; devoted father of Marie Cooke and her husband, Richard of Wakefield, Joanne Jaffe and her husband, Haskell of Winthrop, Anthony J. DeVirgilio and his wife, Bernadette of Medford and John DeVirgilio and his wife, Beverly of Stoneham. He is also survived by seven loving grandchildren and four loving great grandchildren. He was the brother of Anna Hayes of Roslindale and the late Mary DeVirgilio.

Arrangements were by the Dello Russo Family Funeral Homes, Medford- Woburn – Wilmington. Burial was at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. It has been requested that expressions of sympathy be sent in his memory to the Leonard Florence Center for Living, 165 Captains Row, Chelsea, MA 02150. To leave a message of condolence: dellorusso.net