US Postal Service employee
Kinton L. Talbott of Revere died unexpectedly on March 8. He was 55 years old.
A US Postal Service employee, he was the beloved husband of Joyce (Wilson) Talbott; loving son of the late Jean P. Talbott and Margot (Cote) Riley; cherished brother of Roger Talbott and his wife, Karen of North Andover; adored son in law of Faye Wilson and dear brother in law of Barbara Wilson, both of Revere.
His Funeral Service will take place in the Serenity Chapel of the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St. (Orient Heights) East Boston today, Wednesday, March 13 at 11 a.m. Visitation will be held prior to the service starting at 9 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Services will conclude with Mr. Talbott being laid to rest in Greenview Memorial Park, Fuller Street, Everett. In honoring Mr. Talbott, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 20 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.For more information: www.ruggieromh.com
Of East Boston
Frances (Puopolo) Giglio of East Boston died unexpectedly on March 9.
She was the beloved wife of the late John F. Giglio; devoted mother of Richard of East Boston, John and his wife, Pat of New Hampshire and Sandy Cirignano and her husband, Dante of East Boston; cherished grandmother of Dennis and his wife, Cezanne of Saugus, Marissa Giglio of New York and Jonathan of New Hampshire and the adored great grandmother of Audrina. She is also lovingly survived by her extended family, the members of the Tanner and Valenti Families. Funeral services will be held in the Serenity Chapel of the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St. (Orient Heights) East Boston on Thursday, March 14 at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Visiting hours are today, Wednesday, from 5 to 8 p.m. Services will conclude with Mrs Giglio being laid to rest with her beloved husband in Woodlawn Cemetery. May they both rest in peace. In honoring Mrs. Giglio, memorial donations may be made to: St. Jude, 262 Danny Thomas Pl., Memphis TN. 38105
The Funeral home is handicapped accessible, a children’s lounge is available, courtesy valet parking at the front entrance of the funeral home. For complimentary transportation to and from the funeral home, please call 617 569 0990.
Of Winthrop, formerly of East Boston
Walter F. Bostrom of Winthrop, formerly of East Boston, died on March 11.
The loving son of Lillian (Flot) Bostrom and her late husband, Walter N. of East Boston, he was the devoted father of Traci Bostrom of Chelsea and Brian of Winthrop; dear brother of Geraldine “Dolly” Natale of New Hampshire, David of East Boston, Marie Catanuso of Billerica, Richard “Dickie” of Revere and Darlene LoNano of Tewksbury.
His Funeral will be held from the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St., (Orient Heights) East Boston on Friday, March 15 at 9 a.m. with a Mass of Christian Burial in celebration of his life at Sacred Heart Church, Brooks Street at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Visiting hours are Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. Services will conclude with his being laid to rest in Woodlawn Cemetery. The Funeral home is handicapped accessible, a children’s lounge is available, courtesy valet parking at the front entrance of the funeral home. For complimentary transportation to and from the funeral home, please call 617 569 0990. For more information: www.ruggieromh.com
Martin Gerald Forgione
Of East Boston
Martin Gerald Forgione of East Boston died on March 8. He was 83 years old.
He was the cherished son of the late Antoinette (Pastore) and Salvatore Forgione; loving brother of Mary Forgione, Anthony Forgione and Ann Maher and is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Boston Harborside Home, Boston. A Funeral Mass was held at St. Leonard Church. Burial was at Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The MGH Melanoma Research Fund, Massachusetts General Hospital, Development Office, 165 Cambridge Street, Suite 600, Boston, MA 02114. www.bostonharborsidehome.com
Edmund P. “Eddie” Santamaria of Winthrop passed away suddenly on March 2 in the Chelsea Soldiers Home after a complication with dementia.
A Vietnam War veteran, Air National Guard 102nd Tactical Fighter Wing, he was the loving son of the late Michael Santamaria and Amelia (DeCristoforo), the beloved husband of Barbara (Rotcavich) Santamaria; loving father of Candice Santamaria and her companion, Chris Parker of Farmington, NH, Bruce Santamaria and his wife, Reiko Nagano of Billerica and Scott Santamaria and his wife, Asa of Sweden; cherished grandfather of Emilia, Olivia and Molly; dear brother of Beatrice Anderson of Bedford, Evelyn Santamaria of East Boston and the late Elena Hartery, Albert Santamaria, Adeline Ruotolo and Arthur Santamaria. He is also survived by loving nieces, nephews and friends.
Burial will be in June. Arrangements are under the care of Rapino Memorial Home, 9 Chelsea St., East Boston.
Angelo ‘Junior’ Scanzillo
US Postal Retiree, Of Florida, formerly of Revere and East Boston
Angelo “Junior” Scanzillo of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, formerly of Revere and East Boston, died on March 4.
A US Air Force Korean Veteran and a US Postal Service retiree, he was the cherished son of the late Angelo and Louise (D’Orio) Scanzillo; dear brother of Anthony of East Boston, Joseph of New Hampshire and the late Emilio “Mel”” Scanzillo and is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of his life was held in the Annunciation Church, Hollywood, Florida with a Memorial Mass in St. Anthony’s Church, Revere at a later date.
Broadway Bank Retiree
Judith A. (Fenno) MacDonald, a lifelong resident of Revere, died on January 12 at the Don Orione Nursing & Rehab. Center of East Boston following a long illness.
Born in Revere on July 13, 1941, she was a graduate of Revere High School, Class of 1961 and worked as a mortgage counselor for more than 15 years for the Broadway National Bank until retiring in 2002. Earlier, she worked as a Mass. Registered Phlebotomist at Boston Medical Center during the 1960’s and early 1970’s.
She was a faithful and devoted mother who spent the majority of her life caring for her children.
She was the cherished mother of Michele A. MacDonald of Revere and the late Michael C. MacDonald and the daughter of the late Amelia J. “Teddy” (Tedeschi) Fenno and the late Ralph F. Fenno. She is also lovingly survived by her former husband, Samuel B. MacDonald of Revere and by several caring cousins.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Funeral Mass on Tuesday, March 19 at 10:30 a.m. in the Immaculate Conception Church (corner of Beach Street and Winthrop Avenue) Revere. Internment is private. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to: Mass. General Hospital (Lung Cancer Research) Development Office, 165 Cambridge St., Ste 600, Boston MA 02114, Attn: Dr. Fidias & Dr. Choi.
Anna Rose Carbone
Of Winthrop, formerly of East Boston
Anna Rose Carbone of Franklin Street, Winthrop passed away at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston on March 11 after a brief illness. She was 90 years old.
Born in East Boston, she was the beloved daughter of the late Marie Vincenza (Miranda) and Vincent Oliva. A resident of Winthrop for more than 80 years, she was a member or the class of 1940 East Boston High School, St. John’s Mother’s Club, Dominic Savio Parents Group, St. John’s Misselman Drum & Bugle Team, member National Square Dancers Association and member and President “Lancers” Square Dance Club, Danvers.
She was the devoted wife of the late Gaetano A. Carbone and the loving mother of Victor A. Carbone of Winthrop, Marie Cammarata of Salem, New Hampshire and Guy A. Carbone of Winthrop; the dear sister of Vincent Oliva of Groveland, Bruna Oliva of Reading, Mario Oliva of Lynn and the late Angela Scarpa, Guy, Bart and Dante Oliva; cherished grandmother of Laurie, Anna-Rose, Joseph and Michael. She is also survived by eight great grandchildren.
Her funeral will be conducted from the Ernest P. Caggiano and Son-O’Maley Funeral Home, 147 Winthrop St., Winthrop on Thursday, March 14 at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral mass in St. John the Evangelist Church at 10:00 AM. Burial will follow the Mass in Winthrop Cemetery. To sign the online guestbook go to www.caggianofuneralhome.com or www.cremationsbycaggianofh.com.