Obituaries 02-21-2018

Dolores Lazzarino

Member of Saint Agrippina Women’s Society of Boston

Dolores (Payne) Lazzarino of Winthrop passed away peacefully on Feb. 15 surrounded by her loving family.

Dolores was a member of the Saint Agrippina Women’s Society of Boston.

She was the beloved wife of the late Peter Lazzarino; devoted mother of Nicholas Mustacchio and his wife, Lisa of East Boston, Warren Mustacchio and his wife, Anna of the North End and Jeanine Markiewicz and her husband, Jonathan of Saugus; dear sister of John Payne and Warren Payne, both of Boston and the late Diane Byrne and adored grandmother of Nicole, Michael, Gina, Gabriella, Nick and Nicholas. She is also survived by many cherished nieces and nephews as well as her life-long friend, Jan Freda of Winthrop.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted by  the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home (Orient Heights) East Boston. Dolores was laid to rest in Belle Isle section of Winthrop Cemetery with her beloved husband, Peter. May they both rest in peace.  In honoring Dolores’s life and in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St Jude Childrens Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept 142, Memphis TN 38101. For more information:

Doris White

Retired Shaw’s Supermarket bookkeeper; member of VFW Beachmont Post 6712 Ladies Auxiliary

Doris E. (Matthews) White of East Boston, formerly of Winthrop, passed away on

Feb. 13 at the age of 99.

Doris was a member of the V.F.W. Beachmont Post 6712- Ladies Auxiliary. Prior to her retirement, she was

employed by Shaw’s Supermarket as a bookkeeper.

The beloved wife of the late Gerald M.

White, she was born in Winthrop, the daughter of the late Everett F. and Evelyn (Rich) Matthews. She was the devoted mother of Lt. Col. Thomas A. Barrett Jr. (USAF Ret.) and his wife, Linda M. of Bradenton, FL, Jeanne M. McDonough and her companion, Mario Dibacco

of Winthrop and Janice M. Masci of Plantation, FL; adored grandmother of Mark T. Mason, Stephen J. Mason, Ian M. Barrett, Jenny R. Prowse, the late Tonya A. Barrett, Michelle M. Perrin, Scott W. McDonough, Christopher T. Masci and Leah Masci-Page; loving great-grandmother of 11 and the dear sister of the late Everett “Red or Blondie” Matthews. Funeral arrangements were by the Maurice W. Kirby Funeral Home, 210

Winthrop St., Winthrop. A Funeral Mass was held in St. John the Evangelist Church-

Winthrop on Tuesday, Feb. 20. Interment followed in Puritan Lawn Cemetery-Peabody. Donations in her name can be made to St. Jude Children’s

Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude PL, Memphis, TN. 38105. For guestbook, please visit:

RoseMarie Martino

Of East Boston

RoseMarie (Figliolino) Martino of East Boston passed away on Monday, Feb. 5. She was 89 years old.

The cherished daughter of the late Antonio and Carmella (Greco) Figliolino, she was the beloved wife of the late Mario

Vincent Martino, loving mother of Elaine Martino and Doreen Andrews and her husband, Stephen; adored grandmother of GinaMarie, Melissa and Vincent Andrews and great-grandmother of Aurora Rose

Simpson and River Reed Simpson.  She was the caring sister of the late Helen Gibbs, Caroline Contardo and Delores

Collins and is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.

Services are private.  For Guestbook,

please visit:

Vazza Funeral Home

REVERE 1-800-252-1127

Wilbert ‘Bill’ Longfield

Retiree of United Electric Controls of Watertown

Family and friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours today, Wednesday, Feb. 21     from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Vertuccio and Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rt. 107) Revere for Wilbert C. “Bill” Longfield, who passed away at home surrounded by his family on Saturday, Feb. 17. He was 92 years old. His funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Thursday, Feb. 22   at 10 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. in Our Lady of the Assumption Church, 404 Sumner St., East Boston.

Bill was born in South Boston and raised in Chicago. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy and proudly served his country during World War II. In 1946, he married Anne Rigano of East Boston and they made their home in the Our Lady of the Assumption Parish area for 59 years.

In later years, Bill and Anne moved to Cambridge to be closer to their grandchildren.

After serving in the Navy, Bill developed his career in the electrical field, having worked for many years in Norwood. He later retired from United Electric Controls of Watertown and enjoyed his retirement days by being active in community affairs and by exercising with long walks and chats with neighborhood friends along the way. He was devoted to his passion for music and spent many hours enjoying his tunes, especially jazz and Big Band hits. Bill will be sorely missed by his family and friends.

The beloved and devoted husband of 71 years to Anne J. (Rigano) Longfield of Cambridge, he was the loving father of Diane C.L. Totten and her husband, John of Pembroke, Cape Cod and Boston, Charles L. “Chuck” Longfield and his wife, Susan “Susie” Mees–Longfield of Cambridge and the late Julie Longfield of Revere; the adored grandfather of Katherine A. “Katie” Longfield of Burlington, VT, Timothy S. Longfield and Matthew C. Longfield, both of Cambridge and his step Grandchildren: Jeff Totten, Doug Totten, Kevin Totten and Julie Totten, all formerly of Cape Cod. He was the dear brother of the late Edith, Margaret, August, Francis, Paul and Otto Longfield and is also lovingly survived by many nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.

Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to American Lung Association, 1661 Worcester Rd. Suite 301, Framingham, MA 01701. For more information, please visit

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