Category: Obituaries

Obituaries 02-27-2019

Francine Josephine Whippen Sears retiree who loved volunteering and traveling Francine Josephine Whippen, former-ly of Wichita, Kan., passed away peacefully Feb. 23 at Presbyterian Manor, Newton.  She was 78 years old. She was born June 25, 1940, to Frances (Carosone)…

Obituaries 02-20-2019

Antonio D’Amore Of Revere Antonio D’Amore of Revere, formerly of the North End, passed away suddenly on Feb. 16.  The beloved husband of 51 years to Maria D’Amore, he was the devoted father of Connie Napolitano and her husband, Giuseppe…

Obituaries 02-13-2019

Margaret Ambrosino Longtime hostess at Lighthouse Nursing Care Center Margaret C. ( Margareci ) Ambrosino of Revere died at Beth Israel Hospital on Feb. 8 at the age of 92. Margaret worked many years as a hostess at Lighthouse Nursing…

Obituaries 02-06-2019

Ruth Margossian Always place family first Ruth (Lampert) Margossian, a lifelong resident of Revere, died on Jan. 31.  Ruth was the beloved wife of the late Bearge J. Margossian and the loving daughter of the late Harry and Catherine Lampert.…

Obituaries 01-30-2019

Rita Consolo Longtime director of group homes Rita (Palmer) Consolo of Revere, formerly of both Malden and Cambridge, passed away in her home on Sunday, Jan. 27 after a long illness. The daughter of the late James and Alice (Fitzpatrick)…

Obituaries 01-23-2019

Beverly Jane McWilliams Longtime Revere School Teacher’s Aide Beverly Jane (Marion) McWilliams, age 72, died on Jan. 19 at the Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth. She was the devoted wife of Gerald John McWilliams of Plymouth. Born in Dennis, on Jan 18,…

Obituaries 01-16-2019

Sally Wentworth Active member of Revere Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses Sally V. Wentworth passed away peacefully at home on Jan. 9. She was 87 years old.  A resident of Revere and surrounding cities for 54 years, she was a secretary…

Obituaries 01-09-2019

Attorney James Page Retired U.S. Treasury Dept. area manager, served on Revere School Committee from 1980 – 1982 Attorney James F. Page, Sr. died on Thursday, January 3 at the Chelsea Soldiers’ Home following a nine-year battle with Alzheimer’s Disease.…

Obituaries 01-02-2019

Mario DiBacco, Jr. Musician and GE retiree Mario R. DiBacco, Jr. of Winthrop, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 25, at Mass General Hospital in Boston after a brief illness. He was 77 years old. Born in Boston, the son of the…

Obituaries 12-26-2018

Natasha Nicole Mejia-Rivera With her sister in heaven Natasha Nicole Mejia-Rivera of Revere was called to be with her sister in heaven on Dec. 12. She was the loving daughter of Rosibel Rivera and Edgar Mejia of Revere; adoring granddaughter…

Obituaries 12-19-2018

Larry Marino Family meant everything to him Larry Marino of Revere died on Dec. 16. The beloved husband of 20 years to Theresa (Recupero) Marino, he was the loving son of Lawrence Marino of Winthrop and the late Ann (Screti);…

Obituaries 12-12-2018

Michael Carroll Revere’s first honorary firefighter As the Journal went to press, word has been received that Michael J. Carroll, one of the Revere community’s most popular volunteers, passed away following a seven-month battle with congential heart disease late on…

Obituaries 12-05-2018

Louis Vazza Owner of Vazza Funeral Homes Louis R. Vazza of East Boston and Naples, Fla., passed away surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, Nov. 29. He was in his 86th year. A U.S. Coast Guard veteran of the…

Obituaries 11-28-2018

Mary Palmariello Feb. 28, 1925 — Nov. 29, 2018 Mary P. Palmariello of Manchester, N.H., formerly of Boxford and Revere, passed away peacefully on Nov. 20. She was 93 years old. The loving mother of Roger Palmariello and his wife,…

Obituaries 11-21-2018

Giuseppina Gervasio Of Revere Giuseppina (Vitagliano) Gervasio of Revere died on Nov. 15 at the age of 84. The beloved wife of the late Raffaele Gervasio, she was the devoted mother of Teresa Prinzivalli of Middleton, Sandra Maria Gervasio and…

Obituaries 11-14-2018

Yvonne Dello Russo Of Revere, formerly of East Boston Yvonne (Blondeau) Dello Russo of Revere, formerly of East Boston, passed away on Nov. 7.  She was 93 years old. The cherished daughter of the late Leon and Marcelle (Duschene) Blondeau,…

Obituaries 11-07-2018

Nina Sardo Devoted wife, mother, and grandmother Nina  (Marchinko) Sardo of Boxford, formerly of Revere, passed peacefully on Nov. 5 after a long illness. She was 85 years old. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and a friend to…

Obituaries 10-31-2018

Dwayne Festa Of Revere Dwayne E.  Festa of Revere passed away on Oct. 21 at the age of 49. He is survived  by his father, Rocco Festa Sr. of Lynn; his brothers: Rocco Jr. of Winthrop and Jonathan of Leominister;…

Obituaries 10-24-2018

Robert Collins Boston Criminal Defense Attorney Attorney Robert F. Collins, a Revere native, passed following a five-year struggle and succumbing to the outrages of metastatic cancer disease. Born in Revere, he attended Revere Schools and was a graduate of Revere High…

Obituaries 10-17-2018

Timothy Moody, Sr. Decorated Vietnam veteran, former employee of Stone & Webster Timothy R. Moody, Sr., formerly of Revere, died at his Wakefield residence on Monday, Oct. 8 following a long battle with metastatic cancer. He was 73 years old.…