Longtime employee of Lombardo’s
in East Boston
Elena (Scoppetuolo) Rodrigues of Windham, NH, formerly of Orient Heights, East Boston, passed away on Sunday, June 16 surrounded by her loving family.
Elena was employed for many years at Lombardo’s in East Boston.
She was the beloved wife of the late Charles Rodrigues, loving mother of Charles Rodrigues and his wife, Ann of Saugus, Dana Rodrigues and his wife, Laura of North Andover, Russell Rodrigues of Tewksbury, Donna Scalfani and her husband, Donald of Peabody, Darlene Estes and her husband, Warren of New Hampshire and the late Charlene Rodrigues; dear sister of Julia Scoppetuolo and her husband, Robert Clausen of Florida, Josephine Scoppetuolo and her husband, Leonard Nelson of Boston, Anthony Scoppetuolo and his wife, Philomeena of Wilmington and the late Theresa Shire, Mary Cimino and Joseph and John Scoppetuolo and adored grandmother of 14 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Family and friends will honor Elena’s life by gathering in Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, 262 Beach Street, Revere today, Wednesday, June 19 from 4 to 8 p.m. and again at 9:30 a.m. Thursday before leaving in procession to St. Joseph- t. Lazarus Church, 59 Ashley St., East Boston, for a Funeral Mass to be celebrated in her honor at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden. For guest book and directions: www.vazzafunerals.com.
Of North Carolina, formerly of East Boston
Agostino Martucci of North Carolina, formerly of East Boston, passed away on June 12 at the age of 80.
He was the beloved husband of Adelina (Barletta) Martucci of East Boston, devoted father of Enzo and his wife, Susan Martucci of North Carolina, Bruno and his wife, Cindy Martucci of Stoneham and Angela and her husband, Felix Imbriano of East Boston and the cherished grandfather of seven.
Funeral arrangements were by the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, East Boston. Agostino was laid to rest in Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett.
Joanne Marie Raia
Of Florida, formerly of East Boston
Joanne Marie (D’Alessandro) Raia of Largo, Florida, formerly of East Boston, died on May 25. She was 72 years old.
She was the beloved wife of the late Ronald Raia; cherished daughter of Antionetta (D’Angelis) and the late John D’Alessandro; much loved sister of Diane LaVertue and her husband, Ronald of Winthrop and mother of Sharon and Brian Kelly of Florida.
A Memorial Mass will be held honoring her life on Friday, June 14, at 10 a.m. at the Sacred Heart Church, Brooks Street, East Boston.