Category: Obituaries

Obituaries 07-08-2020

Ann Festa Retired Revere Public School teacher and administrator Ann Festa of Revere died unexpectedly on July 6. A graduate of RHS, class of 1970, she went on to Salem State to receive a degree in education as well as…

Obituaries 07-01-2020

Francesco Cavaretta Member of Local 534 and WWII veteran Francesco P. “Frank” Cavaretta of Malden passed away June 23 at the age of 94. The cherished father of Frank Cavaretta of Malden, Mr. Cavaretta was a World War II veteran…

Obituaries 06-24-2020

Ronald Jannino Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocational School representative and retired Revere School teacher Ronald J. Jannino passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, June 20 at Boston’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He was 75 years old. Born in Chelsea, Mr. Jannino…

Obituaries 06-17-2020

Robert DeBonis His infectious laugh, outgoing spirit and engaging conversations will be missed Robert DeBonis of Middleton, formerly of Revere, passed away surrounded by his loving family on June 11 at the age of 75.  He was a graduate of…

Obituaries 06-10-2020

George Tirro Decorated veteran, served with the US Army 30th Infantry D-Day WWII Normandy Landing George Tirro of Revere  passed away on June 8 at the age of 101.  George proudly served his country in the United States Army in…

Obituaries 06-03-2020

William Faria Beloved Teacher of Electronics and Life Lessons; If you met him, he was Your Friend William G. Faria, 87, of Lynnfield, formerly from the North End of Boston and Revere, died at his home on Friday, May 22.…

Obituaries 05-27-2020

M. Mildred ‘Millie’ Porter Talented seamstress who possessed grace, kindness and deep faith Funeral Services and Interment will be held privately due to the current mandates regarding the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic for M. Mildred “Millie” (Surette) Porter who died on…

Obituaries 05-20-2020

Jose Martin Ramirez Of Revere Jose Martin Ramirez, 50, of Revere, originally of Jalisco, Mexico, died on May 12. The son of José Ramirez and Abigail Vargas, he was the beloved husband of Alma Ramirez Martinez, cherished father of José…

Obituaries 05-13-2020

Joseph Doucette Longtime Raytheon Electrical Engineer Joseph Doucette, 62, of Revere died on May 6. Joe worked many years as an electrical engineer at Raytheon. In his free time, he enjoyed fishing, woodworking, traveling and being around family and friends.…

Obituaries 05-06-2020

Charles ‘Butch’ Fraser Champion Billiard Player Charles “Butch” Fraser died on May 2. Butch served four years on active duty in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War and continued to serve for four more years in the Air…

Obituaries 04-29-2020

Richard Waugh, Sr. President of Waugh’s Garage Funeral Services were held privately due to the ongoing COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, for Richard A. “Dickie” Waugh, Sr., who passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 21 at the Elmhurst Healthcare in Melrose from natural…

Obituaries 04-22-2020

Richard J. O’Donnell Retired RHS Business Education Teacher Richard J. O’Donnell, 1949 – 2020, a lifelong resident of Revere and a graduate of Revere High School, Class of 1967, Suffolk University, Class of 1971, started teaching Business Education classes at…

Obituaries 04-15-2020

Lorraine Ash Published Boston Historian and Professional Spanish Flamenco Dancer AKA Lorita Loraine (Griffin) Ash of Revere passed away on April 9 at the age of 96. Loraine was a graduate of Milton High School and studied at Boston College.…

Obituaries 04-08-2020

David Watson Of Newbury, formerly of Lynn David Watson of New­bury, formerly of Lynn, passed suddenly on Sun­day, April 5, 2020.     He was the beloved hus­band and best friend to Joan (Migliero) Watson.   David leaves behind his mother,…

Obituaries 4-2-2020

Leopold Buono Of Winthrop, formerly of East BostonLeopold A. “Leo” “Butchie” Buono of Winthrop, formerly of East Boston, passed away on March 28. He was the beloved husband of Claire (Gillis) Buono, loving father of Tara Buono (Stackhouse) and Jillian Emma Buono…

Obituaries 3-25-2020

Gertrude Packer Lifelone Revere residentGertrude (Borodkin) Packer, 96, a lifelong resident of Revere, passed away on Sunday, March 22. She was the beloved wife of the late William Packer, devoted mother of Harold Packer and his wife, Jo Ann Packer…

Obituaries 3-18-22

Dante Memmolo, Jr. Retired dental industry sales rep.A Funeral Mass was celebrated in Sacred Heart Church, East Boston on March 16, for Dante M. Memmolo Jr., who passed away at St. Anne’s Hospital in Fall River on March 11. He…

Obituaries 03-11-2020

Anna DeModena Star athlete, EBHS High School Class of 1948A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated in Sacred Heart Church in East Boston on March 7 for Anna B. (Souza) DeModena who died on Monday, March 2 at the Kaplan…

Obituaries 03-04-2020

Richard A. Lynds Lifelong East Boston residentRichard A. Lynds of Hudson, N.H., formerly a lifelong East Boston resident died on Tuesday, March 3, surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with Lymphoma. He was 76 years old. Richard…

Obituaries 2-26-2020

Grace (Messina) Ruggiero loving wife, mother and NonnaFamily and friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours today, Wednesday, Feb. 26 from 4 to 7 p.m., in the Vertuccio and Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) Revere for Grace…