Obituaries 02-02-2022

Charles Anthony Zenga

Of Revere

Charles Anthony Zenga of Revere, formerly of East Boston, passed away on January 30 at the age of 69. 

The beloved son of the late Frank and Maria (DeStasio) Zenga, he was the loving companion of Alicia Harvey, devoted father of Michelle and her husband Brian, Tanya and her husband Richard, Tara, Timothy and his wife Christine, Erik, Matthew, Stefanie, Nicole, Katelyn and the late Kristen Rae; dear brother of Barbara, Charlotte, Patty, Nicholas, Anthony, Judy, Rhonda and the late Annette, Frank, Robert and Johnny and adored grandfather of 12 grandchildren. He is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. 

Family and friends will honor Charles’ life by gathering at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St., East Boston on Friday, February 4 from 4 to 7 p.m. All other services are private. To leave an online condolence, please visit

Josephine Coyman

Of East Boston

Josephine L. (Castiglione) Coyman, died in East Boston on January 30. 

The beloved wife of the late Richard W. Coyman, she was the loving mother of John L. Coyman and his wife, Elaine of Bridgewater and Linda Alukonis and her husband, Walter of Tewksbury; grandmother of Nicole Fucillo and her husband, Ray, Christopher Coyman, Brooke and Shannon Alukonis; great-grandmother of Lilly, Amelia, Christopher and Emersyn; sister of the late Mildred Cacicio, Rose Ferrario, Anna Athnas, Concetta Mazza, Catherine, Salvatore, and Angelo Castiglione.  She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held in the Magrath Funeral Home, 336 Chelsea St [at Day Sq], East Boston Thursday morning, February 3 at 10:30 a.m.  Relatives and friends are invited.  Visiting hours are today, Wednesday, February 2, from 4 to 7 p.m.  Interment, Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

Please leave messages of condolence for the family on her Tribute Page at

Rose Kennedy

Of Saugus and Revere

Rose E. (DiNatale) Kennedy of Saugus and Revere passed away peacefully, in her sleep on Saturday, January 22 after a long illness.

She was the loving mother of Joseph M. Kennedy and his wife, Dorothy of Key West, FL and Debra Kennedy-Puzzo and her husband, Brian of Revere, cherished grandmother of Courtney, Brian and Joseph and dear sister of Angelo (Butch) Sicuranza and his wife, Anne of Palm Bay, FL and the late Mary Flammia. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews. 

Services to be private. To leave an online condolence, please visit

Regina Ciampa

Of Orient Heights

Regina M. (Costanza) Ciampa of Orient Heights, East Boston, passed away peacefully on January 29 at the age of 94.

A graduate of Lasell Junior College, she was the cherished daughter of the late Dr. Pasquale and Katherine (Prisco) Costanza, she was the devoted wife of the late Fred A. Ciampa, loving mother of Robert P. Ciampa and his wife, Christine of Saugus, Patricia A. Ciampa of East Boston and the late Frederick P. Ciampa and his surviving wife, Mary Ellen; adored grandmother of Regina Olivieri and Frank Ciampa and his wife, Christina and also survived by her three great-grandchildren: Frankie, Leo and Georgia Ciampa. A special thanks to her caretaker Gladys Ansah.

Family and friends will honor Regina’s life by gathering on Thursday, February 3, at St. Anthony’s Church, Revere for a Funeral Mass to be celebrated in her honor at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Regina’s name to North Shore Animal Shelter, 347 Highland Ave. Salem, MA 01970. For online guestbook please visit

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