Enjoyed Local Politics
Constantine “Charlie” Ferrante of Everett died on February 20. He was 90 years old.
A World War II veteran, he was raised in East Cambridge and spent most of his adult life in Everett raising a family and enjoying local politics.
He was the beloved husband of the late Corrine R. (Cocorochio the loving father of Donna Sullivan and her husband, Ernie and Thomas Ferrante and his wife, Darlene, all of Everett; brother of the late Mary Raineri and Louie Ferrante; dear grandfather of Michael Sullivan, Andrea Farrell, Nadine and Thomas Ferrante, Jr. and cherished great grandfather of Kayla, Keara, Gianna and Zachary.
Funeral arrangements were by The Salvatore Rocco and Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Burial was at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Memorial donations may be made to the Chelsea Soldier’s Home, 91 Crest St., Chelsea, Ma. 02150. roccofuneralhomes.com
Annmarie (Luciano) Conway of Tewksbury, a former longtime resident of Everett, died on February 21.
A retired receptionist for Market Forge Company, she was born in Everett, the beloved daughter of the late Armando and Arcangela (Ragucci) Luciano; dear wife of Richard Conway; dear and devoted mother of George Politis and his wife, Lynne of Tewksbury, Athena Mirabello and Bruce Parziale of Dracut, Angela Faxon and her husband, Dennis of Tewksbury, Christopher Dami of Tewksbury and Patrick Murphy of Lowell; sister of the late Joseph J. Luciano and Caroline Hassan; loving grandmother of Angela Malinowski, Nicole and Joseph Mirabello, Brooke, Matt and Bria Parziale, Aiden Thompson, Joseph and Frank Faxon, Chloe and Rebekah Politis, Eric Patterson, Nichole and Rob Roscillo, Savannah and Shaun Morris and Savion Piche and great-grandmother of Dominic and Damian Roscillo and Keegan Morris and the aunt of Edmund and Nancy Hassan of Peabody.
Her Funeral will be held from the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main Street) Everett today, Wednesday morning at 9 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Anthony’s Church, 38 Oakes St., Everett, at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Interment will be at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.
Of New Hampshire, formerly of Everett
Claire V. (Blanchard) Allen of Bristol N.H., formerly of Everett, passed away surrounded by the love and adoration of her family on February 23 at her home. She was 74 years old.
Claire was born on August 10, 1938, one of three children of the late Robert and Julie (Buckley) Blanchard. She was raised in Everett and graduated from Everett High School, Class of 1956.She had numerous jobs outside the home but her main love and occupation was her children and her home. Her greatest joy was her family.
She is survived by her loving husband of 52 years, Charles Allen Jr., retired Everett Fire Department Captain and their children, Julie Madden and her husband, Tom of Everett, Mary Ellen Donahue of Everett, and Charles III and his wife, Sue of Nashua,N.H. She was the sister of Robert Blanchard Jr. and Barbara Goodick, both of New Hampshire; the adored grandmother of T.C., Amanda, Sara, Justin, Steven, Kevin, Kyle, C.J. and great grandmother of Justin Jr.
Funeral Services will be held from the Murphy O’Hara Funeral Home, 519 Broadway, Everett on Friday at 9 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church at 10 a.m. Visiting hours will be Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m.
Joseph ‘Joe’ Palmacci
Joseph “Joe” Palmacci of Everett died on February 20.
The beloved husband of Orease Palmacci (formerly Marckini), he was the loving father of James Palmacci, Jacqueline Curley and her husband, Ruben Rodriguez, Paul Marckini and his wife, Rhonda and Donna Cornier and her husband, Tony; brother of Al and Tony Palmacci and the late Elizabeth Butts. He is survived by nine loving grandchildren and many loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were by the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Interment was private. roccofuneralhomes.com
David Richard Laliberte
Of Florida, formerly of Everett
David Richard Laliberte of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, formerly of Everett, died on February 22. He was 64 years old.
He was the beloved father of David Laliberté, Heather Guthrie and her husband, Donald, Jeramy Laliberté and his wife, Nardia and Melissa Laliberté-Lundberg and her husband Justin; son of the late Alfred W. and Marie A. (Simmons) Laliberté; dear brother of Patricia Leone and her husband, Stephen, Alfred Laliberté and his wife, Marcella, Kenneth Laliberté and his wife, Sheila, Mary Celia Lenihan and her husband, Patrick and is also lovingly survived by seven grandchildren and 10 nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Grace Church, 59 Nichols St., Everett/Chelsea line on Saturday, March 2 at 10:30 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours will be held at the William R. Carafa & Son Home For Funerals, 389 Washington Ave., Chelsea on Friday, March 1 from 5 to 8 p.m. Private interment will follow at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Shriners Hospital for Children 51 Blossom St. Boston, MA 02114.