Obituaries 10-09-2013

October 11, 2013
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Walter Currant

Shriner and 75 Year Member of Boy Scouts

Walter L. Currant of Wakefield, formerly of Everett, died on  October 5 at the Chelsea Soldiers Home. He was 92 years old.

Mr. Currant was born in Medford on December 28, 1921, the son of the late Walter I. and Margaret C. (Denmark) Currant. He was raised in Medford, was a graduate of Medford High School and became a long time Everett resident. Mr. Currant served in the Navy during both World War II and Korea and he later retired as a butcher from Swift and Company of Boston. He was also a member of the Shriners Masonic Lodge of Malden and a lifetime boy scout for 75 years.

Mr. Currant was the beloved husband of the late Jane (Oberlander). He was the loving father of Donna McDonough and husband, Martin of Windham, NH, Walter L. Currant Jr. of Everett, Phil J. Currant and Cindy of Wakefield, Jane Newbegin and Rich of Wakefield;  the loving grandfather of Melanie, Greg, Stephanie, Philip, Ashley, and Kaitlyn;  the great grandfather of Gabriella and Anthony; the brother of Ruth Lucey of Wakefield, NH, Eleanor of Philadelphia and the late John Currant, Margaret, Dorothy and Patricia.

His funeral will be held from the McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., Wakefield on Thursday at 10 a.m. followed by a Graveside Service at the Glenwood Cemetery in Everett at 11 a.m. Visitation for relatives and friends will be held at the funeral home today, Wednesday, from 4 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Chelsea Soldiers’ Home, c/o Rec. Dept. 91 Crest Ave, Chelsea, MA 02150.

Marylou Signoriello

Retired Salesperson

Marylou (Luciano) Signoriello, a lifelong resident of Everett, died at home on October 5.

Mrs. Signoriello was born in Everett and worked as a salesperson for the former Glendale Curtain Shop in Everett retiring after 22 years of assisting patrons.

She was the beloved wife of Arthur R. Signoriello for over 60 years; dear and devoted sister of Camille “Millie” Fiore of Revere and the late Frank and Felix Luciano and Martha DeMartino.  She is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews and her extended family.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Marylou’s funeral in the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) Everett today, Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Interment will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Everett. Contributions in Marylou’s memory to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St. Framingham, MA 01701, would be sincerely appreciated.

M. Esther Feeley

Of Everett, formerly of Charlestown

M. Esther Feeley of Everett, formerly of Charlestown, died on October 1.

She was the beloved daughter of the late Daniel and Mary (Corcoran) Feeley; loving sister of the late Margaret Yahoodik and James Feeley and is survived by several nieces and nephews including her loving niece Mary Anne Cirino, James Feeley and Paul Yahoodik. She was also the loving longtime companion of the late Al Freker.

Funeral arrangements were by the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Interment was in Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett. Donations in Esther’s memory may be made to the Sisters of St. Joseph, Development Fund, 637 Cambridge St., Brighton 02135 or the Pine Street Inn.  roccofuneralhomes.com

Carol Medugno

Of Everett

Carol (Hyde) Medugno of Everett died on October 5.

The beloved wife of Nick Medugno, she was the loving mother of Dr. Nicholas Medugno of California and Daniel and Karen Medugno, both of Everett; beloved sister of Bonnie Rogers and Nancy Hyde, and the late Charles Hyde II. She is also survived by one beloved grandson, Nicholas. Funeral services will be held from the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., Everett on Thursday, October 10 at 9 a.m. Followed by a Funeral Mass at Sacred Church in Malden at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours are today, Wednesday only, from 4 to 8 p.m. Interment will be at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett. Donations in Carol’s memory may be made to the Animal Rescue League. www.roccofuneralhomes.com

Ellen Gesualdo

Longtime Bookkeeper

Ellen C. (Osgood) Gesualdo, a lifelong resident of Everett, died at the Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center in Boston on September 29.

Born in Everett, she worked as a bookkeeper at a family hardware store.

She was the beloved wife of John E. Gesualdo; dear and devoted mother of John J. Gesualdo and his wife, Tara of Warner, NH, Dawn M. Gesualdo of Londonderry, NH, Catherine A. Magurn and her husband, Walter of Chelmsford and Karen A. Massa and her husband, Antonio of Salem, NH; sister of the late Manning Osgood; loving grandmother of Jonathan Gesualdo, Jianna Spina and Matthew Massa and great-grandmother of Calina Gionet and Anthony Gesualdo.

As requested, funeral services were private. In lieu of flowers, contribution in Ellen’s memory to the MSPCA, 350 S. Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02130 or to the Animal Rescue League, 10 Chandler St., Boston, MA 02116, would be sincerely appreciated. Arrangements were by the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, Everett.

Giovannni Febbo

Retired General Contractor

Giovanni Febbo of Malden died on October 2 at the Genesis Health Care in Chelsea.

Born in Abruzzi, Italy, he was a retired general contractor.

The beloved husband of Maria (Pantalone) for over 46 years, he was the dear and devoted father of Tiziano Febbo and his wife, Carmela of Everett, Angelo Febbo and his wife, Kim of Wilmington, Morena Febbo of Malden, Luigi Febbo and his wife, Danielle of Charlton and Marilena DiScala and her husband, Todd of Long Island, NY; loving grandfather of Luigi, Arianna, Delanie and Danilynn Febbo, Jacob, Isabella and Christian Febbo, Joseph and Alessandra Febbo, Christopher and Nicholas DiScala and great-grandfather of Gianna Febbo. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the  Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. A Funeral Mass in St. Anthony’s Church, Everett was followed by interment in Woodlawn Cemetery.