Obituaries 12-04-2013

December 4, 2013
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Francis ‘Frank’ Falzone

Retired Massport Toll Taker; Owned Falzone’s Variety Store

Francis J. “Frank” Falzone, a lifelong resident of Everett, died on November 26 at the Whidden Memorial Hospital. He was 87 years old. Born in Everett, he owned and operated Falzone’s Variety Store, corner of Nichols and Florence Streets, Everett for many years and was also a retired toll collector for Massport, a US Army veteran of World War II and a member of Amvets of Everett. He was the beloved son of the late Giacchino and Carmela (Gatto) Falzone, the dear brother of Rose Giangrande of Madison, NJ and the late Leo, Jack, Cordano, Domenic and Charles Falzone and Angelina Zaremski; loving uncle of Barbara C. and Paul Graf of Everett, John and Marilyn Falzone of Wells, ME, Theresa R. Falzone of Wilmington, Charles L. and Millie Falzone of Battlefield, MO, Laura and Stephen Dunn of Nashua, NH and by many, many more nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews. Funeral arrangements were by the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Interment with military honors was in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Contributions in Frank’s memory to the charity of one’s choice would be sincerely appreciated.

Frank Hauser

GE Retiree of Saugus, formerly of Everett

Frank Hauser of Saugus, formerly of Everett, died on November 23 at Lynn Union Hospital. He was 72 years old. Born in Revere, he attended Everett Schools and was a former employee of GE, where he worked for many years as a machinist and draftsmen. He was a member of the Mystic Valley Gun Club of Malden. The son of the late Frank and Efisia (Pinciaro) Hauser, he was the beloved father of Lisa M Meola and her husband, Joseph of Malden, Frank A. and his wife, Julie Anne Fiore-Hauser of Georgetown and Sharon A Montey and her husband, Michael of Virginia; loving companion of Rosemary Dooley of Saugus; dear brother of Robert Hauser and his wife, Rose of Everett and is also survived by nine loving grandchildren. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to The Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home, Revere. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the New England Organ Bank, 60 1st St Ave., Waltham MA 02451. For guest book please visit www.Buonfiglio.com

Philip ‘Phil’ Morris

Retired Everett Police Officer

Philip L. “Phil” Morris of Everett died on November 24. Phil was a retired Everett Police officer and a US Marine Corps veteran. He enjoyed his time on the golf course with his best friend Michael Hartnett “this Stroke is for you.” A message to my wife: “I just want you to know how much “I Love You, Terri.” I know you will be fine, you made me smile for seven wonderful years. I will always love my wife and be right beside you. Love you, your husband Phil.” He was the beloved husband to Terri (Colameta); loving father to Debra Giunta and her husband, Michael of North Reading and Philip and his wife, Karen of Maryland; son of the late Lawrence and Julia; son-in-law to the late Richard and Barbara Colameta; brother of John and his wife, Kay Morris, and the late Marie Morris and brother-in-law to Lori Colameta; devoted Grampy to Brenden, Payton, Evan James, Joshua and Benjamin and is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A Prayer Service was held in the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Private interment will be held at a later date. Please omit flowers. Memorial donations may be made to USMC TFT, Attn GySgt Gaddi, 115 Barnum Road, Devens, MA 01434. www.roccofuneralhomes.com

Theresa O’Donnell

Lifelong Everett Resident

Theresa J. (Banville) O’Donnell, a lifelong Everett resident, passed away on December 1. She was 92 years old. The beloved wife of the late Joseph H. O’Donnell, she was the loving mother of Fred O’Donnell, Judith Loose and her husband, Chet of Lancaster, Ohio, Richard O’Donnell and his wife, Joan of Peabody and Maureen Fahey and her husband, Jack of Marlborough; loving sister of Harriet Veitch, Joan Fenwick, Jack Banville, Sarah McKinnon, the late Barbara Crosio and the late Dick Banville. She is also survived by nine cherished grandchildren and nine cherished great grandchildren. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend a visitation at the JF Ward Funeral Home, 772 Broadway, Everett, on Thursday, December 5 at 9:30 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in Immaculate Conception Church, 487 Broadway, Everett, at 11 a.m. Services will conclude with Interment in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Mystic Valley Elder Services, Development Office, 300 Commercial St., #19, Malden, MA 02148. For directions and online guest book visit jfwardfuneralhome.com

George Burrell

Devoted Family Man of Melrose,formerly of Everett

George A. M. Burrell, a longtime Melrose resident, formerly of Everett, passed away peacefully on Sunday evening November 24 at Glen Ridge Nursing Care Center in Medford. He was 85 years old. George was born on June 4, 1928 in Everett, one of three children of the late Alexander and Margaret (Thompson) Burrell. He was raised in Everett, graduated from Everett High School and attended Boston University School of Business. He was a US Army veteran who served his country honorably during the Korean War. Following his discharge, George began his career working in data processing for H.A. Johnson. After 20 years, he transferred his acquired skills to the accounting department at Stone & Webster Engineering Co. where he worked from 1973 until his retirement in 1993. Throughout his life, George stayed connected and faithful to his local Church. While growing up in Everett, he attended the First Presbyterian Church where he served as a Deacon and participated in the youth fellowship. After settling in Melrose and finding a home at the First Congregational Church, George actively contributed to many church groups including singing in the choir for over 30 years and joining the Men’s Group. He also volunteered his time by assisting the church sexton for several years. In his personal time, George enjoyed gardening, and supporting the local Boston sports teams. He particularly enjoyed going to Prince Edward Island every summer for a two week vacation with the family. Returning year after year, George cherished many memories from the family’s rustic cliff cottages overlooking the sandy beach and warm ocean. George was a devoted family man, who will be remembered for always being good to his children and taking loving care of his grandchildren. He was the beloved husband of the late Muriel K. (MacFayden) Burrell with whom he shared 51 years of marriage; devoted father of Dede L. O’Leary and her husband, Michael of Everett, Dean A. Burrell of Gainesville, VA, and Jeanine K. Mondi and her husband, Mark of Henderson, NV; dear brother of the late Margaret Fotos, and John “Jack” Burrell and cherished grandfather of April, Michael, Heather, Kyle, John and Alex. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Funeral arangements are by the Robinson Funeral Home, Melrose. His Funeral Service will be celebrated at the First Congregational Church, 121 W. Foster St., Melrose today, Wednesday, at 10 a.m. Interment with US Army military honors will be at Wyoming Cemetery, Melrose. Memorial gifts may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472, or to Glen Ridge Nursing Care Center, c/o Resident Council, 120 Murray St., Medford, MA 02155. For online tributes, directions or to share a memory, visit RobinsonFuneralHome.com.

Maria Megna

Of Everett

Maria T. (Rando) Megna of Everett died on November 20. The beloved wife of Vincenzino, she was the loving mother of John Megna, Maria Galdy and her husband, Antonio, Fabio Megna and the late Domenic Megna. She is also survived by four beloved grandchildren: Brandan, Anthony, Domenic and Jessica. Funeral arrangements were by the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Interment was at Holy Cross Mausoleum in Malden.roccofuneralhomes.com

Phyllis Enfanto

Of West Peabody, Formerly of Everett

Phyllis L. (Quinno) Enfanto of West Peabody, formerly of Everett, died on December 1.

She was the beloved wife of the late Frank W. Enfanto, Jr. ; loving mother of Frank W. Enfanto III of Wakefield, Paul R. Enfanto of Middleton, Richard M. Enfanto of Miami Beach, Florida and Phyllis A. Enfanto of Manhattan, NY; loving sister of Barbara White, Pauline Chamberlain and the late John Quinno. She is also survived by her beloved grandchildren Lisa Lynch and Steven Enfanto and the great grandmother of Kaylee Lynch. She was the grandmother of the late Christopher Enfanto.

Her Funeral will be held from the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., Everett on Thursday, December 5 at 9 a.m. Followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Anthony Church in Everett at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours are today, Wednesday only, 4 to 8 p.m. Complimentary valet parking at Main Street entrance. Donations in Phyllis’ memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital , 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Interment will be at Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden. www.roccofuneralhomes.com