Anthony ‘Tony Tango’ Henry
Produce Company worker
Anthony “Tony Tango” Henry of East Boston, passed away October 31. He was 64 years old.
The cherished son of Mary Tango and the late Robert Henry, he was the loving father of Sarah Henry of Leominster; dear brother of Louis Tango of East Boston and Maryellen Yianacopolus of Billerica and the adored uncle of Keith and Kristyn Yianacopolus Louis, Michael and Nicole Tango and Joseph DeDominicis.
Family and friends will honor Anthony’s life by gathering in Vazza’s ‘Beechwood” Funeral Home, 262 Beach Street, Revere on Friday, November 4 from 4 to 8 p.m. and again at 8:30 a.m. Saturday morning before leaving in procession to the Sacred Heart Church, 45 Brooks St. East Boston for a Funeral Mass to be celebrated in his honor at 10 a.m.Interment will follow in Holy Cross, Cemetery, Malden. For guest book and direction:s www.vazzafunerals.com
Kathleen F. “Kathy” (Hurley) Bradford of Winthrop died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on October 27.
The beloved wife of Gary Bradford and his children: Lisa, Tina and the late Brigitte, she was the loving daughter of the late Daniel and Kathleen (Clarke) Hurley; dear sister of James Hurley and his wife, Linda of Nevada, Elaine Internicola and her husband, Sal of Winthrop, Maureen Hurley and her husband, Daniel Sheridan of Florida. Patricia Hurley-Felt and her husband, Peter of Winthrop, Francene Lindquist and her late husband, Willard “Link” of Saugus, Anne Trainor, Carol Mahan and her husband, Tommy, Theresa O’Brien and her late husband, Arthur, all of Winthrop and the late Daniel “DJ” Hurley and his surviving wife, Donna and the late John F. Hurley. She is also survived by many cherished nieces and nephews. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to The Ruggiero Family Memorial Home (Orient Heights) East Boston. In honoring Kathy’s life and in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham MA 01701. For more information: www.ruggieromh.com
Of East Boston
Carol A. Repucci of East Boston died peacefully on October 28.
She was the dear sister of Nicholas Repucci of Hyde Park, Patricia Picardi of Peabody and the late Anthony Repucci, Mary Mastrangelo, Celeste Ascolillo, Robert Repucci and Rita Ciaizzo and is also survived by many cherished nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will honor Carol’s life by gathering in the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St., (Orient Heights) East Boston today, Wednesday at 8 a.m. before leaving in procession to the Most Holy Redeemer Church, Maverick Street (Maverick Square) East Boston for a Funeral Mass in celebration of her life at 9 a.m. In honoring Carol’s life and in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a charity of your choice. For more information, visit: www.ruggieromh.com
Surveyor for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Domenic A. DeMonte of East Boston passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on October 29. He was 90 years old.
A retired surveyor for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, he was the beloved husband of the late Antonetta (Milano) DeMonte, the loving father of Debra Concannon and her husband, Kevin of Saugus, Diana Pirone and her husband, Patrick of Winthrop and the late Donna Vincola and Domenic DeMonte Jr; dear brother of Rose De Rafina of East Boston and the late Raffaelle Jr, Matteo, and Michael DeMonte, Anna DePaolo and Marie “Connie” Dell Orfano; cherished grandfather of Jennifer, Mark, Christopher, David, Brandon, Brian, Kristin, Dana, Adam and Leah and adored great-grandfather of Alyssa, Andrew, Abby and Erica. He is also lovingly survived by many nieces and nephews. Family and friends will honor Domenic’s life by gathering in Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, 262 Beach Street, Rever,e today, Wednesday, at 9 a.m. before leaving in procession to the Most Holy Redeemer Church, East Boston for a Funeral Mass to be celebrated in his honor at 10:30 a.m. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett. For guest book and directions: www.vazzafunerals.com
Vittorio ‘Victor’ Grillo, Sr.
Of East Boston
Vittorio “Victor” Grillo, Sr. of East Boston passed away on October 25 surrounded by his loving family.
The beloved husband of Deborah (DeFronzo) Grillo, he was the cherished father of Matthew, Kimberly and Vittorio Grillo, Jr.; loving son of Rosalia (Lambiase) and the late Matteo Grillo; dear brother of Maria “Pina” Falzone and her husband, Salvatore of East Boston, Tina Mitrano and her husband, Giuseppe of Stoneham, Giovanna Chiulli and her husband, Umberto of East Boston, Antonio Grillo and his wife, Lucia of Stoneham, Frank Grillo and his wife, Diana and Julio Grillo and his wife, Deborah of East Boston, Rita Grillo of Stoneham, Patty Hanton and her husband, Robert of East Boston, Sonia Connolly and her husband, Christopher of Stoneham, Serena Grillo of East Boston and the late Andy Grillo and his wife, Patricia. He was the dearest son in law to Jane DeFronzo and her late husband Sonny and he is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, East Boston. Victor was laid to rest in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. In lieu of flowers, donations in Victor’s memory may be made to the Vittorio Grillo, Jr. Educational Fund, 5 Sparhawk Circle, Stoneham, MA 02180. For more information: www.ruggieromh.com
Of Revere, formerly of Winthrop and East Boston
Lillian (Bomarsi) Darcy of Revere, formerly of Winthrop and East Boston, died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on October 24.
A past member of the East Boston Sempre Avanti Lodge Sons of Italy and the Winthrop Emblem Club, she was the beloved wife of the late Frederick T Darcy Sr., the devoted mother of Linda Nikonchuk and her husband, Stephen of Marblehead, Frederick Jr. and his companion, Beatrice Liberman and children Michael, Jessica and Jamie, all of Revere; dear sister of Rita Panetta and her husband, Ralph of Winthrop, Edward Bomarsi and his wife, Regina Nalen of Revere and the late Mary Loraine DePierro, Leonora Eramo and Josephine Viola and the adored grandmother of Erik Nikonchuk. She is also survived by many cherished nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St., (Orient Heights) East Boston. Services concluded with Lillian being laid to rest with her beloved husband in Winthrop Cemetery (Cross Street Section.) For more information, please go to www.ruggieromh.com
Devoted husband and father of Littleton, formerly of East Boston
William J. “Sonny” Cadden of Littleton, formerly of East Boston, passed away surrounded by his loving family on October 26 at Dodge Park Rest Home. He was 86 years old.
William retired from the DPW for the City of Cambridge. He loved dancing, bowling, working on puzzles, playing cribbage and spending time with his family.
He was born to the late Bernard and Bridget (O’Leary) on November 17, 1929 and grew up in Jeffries Point East Boston.
A devoted husband, father, and loving grandfather, he is survived by seven children: John Cadden and Don Casali of Framingham, William and Justine Cadden of Billerica, Stephen Cadden and Donna Costigan of Shirley, David and Tina Cadden of Hudson, Maureen and Pete Deslaurier of Littleton, Barbara and Mike Brennan of Holden and Ann Meyers of Holden. He is also survived by 12 grandchildren, several great grandchildren, his brother Thomas Cadden of East Boston; his sisters, Margaret DeBellis of Everett and Mary (Billy) Rose of Billerica and also by many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Mildred, and daughter, Patricia (Cadden) Blew.
The family would like to extend gratitude to the staff of Dodge Park Rest Home and the JHC Hospice Team for the comfort, compassion and support provided to “Bill” and his family.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Badger Funeral Home, Littleton. Burial was at Westlawn Cemetery, Littleton. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in his memory to the Alzheimer’s Association National Office, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601 or to Dodge Park Rest Home, Activities Fund, 101 Randolph Street, Worcester, MA 01606. To share a memory or offer a condolence, visit: www.badgerfuneral.com