Obituaries 06-05-2013

June 5, 2013
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William Edward Cunningham

US Postal Service Retiree

William Edward Cunningham of Everett died unexpectedly at home on May 31.  He was 64 years old.

A US Postal Service retiree, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Vietnam Era.

Born in Boston, the son of the late William and Marie (Connors) Cunningham, he was the father of Christopher Cunningham and Ashley Sabourin; dear and devoted brother of Jean Holden of Saugus, Mark Cunningham and his wife, Monica of Bridgewater, NH, and Marie Salsman and her husband, William of Southbridge and is also survived by several loving nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Bill’s memorial service in the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) Everett, today, Wednesday, June 5 at 1 p.m.  lieu of flowers,  contributions in Bill’s  memory to the American Diabetes Association, 330 Congress St., Boston, MA 02110   would be sincerely appreciated.

Anna Belluschi

Of Everett

Anna M. (Rocco) Belluschi of Everett died on June 1.

The beloved wife of the late Heinz “Primo” Belluschi, she was the loving mother of Karl R. Belluschi and his wife, Stephanie of Everett and Frank J. Belluschi and his wife, Donna of North Chelmsford; beloved daughter of the late Frank and Anne Rocco; loving sister of Anthony “Butch” and James Rocco and many late siblings. She is survived by two loving grandchildren, Alex and Matthew, her great-grandson, Nathan and by many loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held from the Salvatore Rocco and Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St, Everett on Thursday, June 6 at 9 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Anthony’s Church, Everett at 10 a,m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visting hours are today, Wednesday only, from 4 to 8 p.m.  (Complimentary valet parking at Main Street entrance.) Interment will be at Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden. roccofuneralhomes.com

Samuel ‘Mando’ Ragucci

Of Everett

Samuel “Mando” Ragucci of Everett died on May 29.

The beloved father of Samuel Ragucci, Nicholas Ragucci and Matthew Ragucci, all of Everett, he was the loving son of the late Cosimo and Helen Ragucci; loving brother of David Ragucci and his wife, Twinkx, Michael Ragucci and his wife, Kelly and Susan Ragucci. He is also survived by his loving nephew David and nieces, Chantal, Christina, Bianca, and Adelyn.

Funeral arrangements were by the Salvatore Rocco and Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., Everett. A Funeral Mass was celebrated in St. Anthony Church, Everett. Interment was private. In lieu of flowers, donations in Samuel’s memory may be made to St. Jude Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN. 38105. RoccoFuneralHomes.com

Warren Steele

Retired Everett School Custodian

Warren P. Steele of Revere died at home on May 29. He was 87 years old.

Born in Barnstable, he was a US Army veteran of World War II, the recipient of a Purple Heart and a retired Everett School Custodian.

He was the beloved husband of Caroline  F. (DiBenedetto) for more than 29 years and the late Shirley Burnbine; father of Sandra Steele, Warren Steele and his wife, Leslie of Melrose, Robert Steele of Danvers, Susan Young and Daniel McGlew, both of Revere; brother of Elizabeth “Libby” Horrocks of Everett, Marion Brown of Saugus and the late Norman Steele; loving Grampy of Timothy Malcolm, Alyssa Malcolm, Marissa Steele, Daniel Steele, Nicole Steele, Jennifer Steele, Christopher Steele, Jessica Young and John Young  and loving Great-Grampy of Sienna and Saige Silvestri and Kasey Halpin.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Following a Funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church, 133 Beach St., Revere, interment with military honors was in the Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.  Contributions in Warren’s memory to the Hospice of the North Shore, 75 Sylvan St., Ste. B-102, Danvers, MA 01923, would be sincerely appreciated.

Frank Petricca

Lifetime Member of Everett Elks

Frank A. Petricca of Everett died on May 21.

A US Coast Guard veteran of World War II and a life time member of the Everett Lodge of Elks #642, he was the beloved husband of the late Arleen (Driscoll) and is survived by his only child, Timothy of Lynn. He was the brother of Daniel and Anthony, both of Everett, Carmela Shea of Lynn, Eleanor DeYeso of Saugus and the late William as well as  by many nieces, nephews and friends.

Funeral arrangements were by the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., Everett. A Funeral Mass was held in St. Mary’s Church, Revere. Interment was at Glenwood Cemetery, Everett. www.roccofuneralhomes.com