Of East Boston
Louise M. (Coleman) Maraio of East Boston died on October 17.
She was the loving daughter of the late Matthew and Louise (McGrath) Coleman; dear sister of Francis Coleman of New Jersey and the late Matthew Jr.
Family and friends will honor Louise by gathering Thursday morning, October 22 from 8 to 10 a.m. in the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St. (Orient Heights) East Boston followed by a prayer service at 10 a.m. Services will conclude with Louise being laid to rest with her parents in Holy Cross Cemetery – may they rest in peace. In honor of Louise and in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Most Holy Redeemer Church, 65 London St. E.Boston 02128. For more information: www.ruggieromh.com
Of East Boston
Anthony A. D’Andrea of East Boston died on October 19.
He was the devoted father of Elaine Bordonaro and her husband, Sal of Saugus, Christina Buono and her husband, Michael of Randolph,Terese Raimondi and her husband, Richard of East Boston, Denise D’Andrea and her partner, Wendy of LA, Anthony D’Andrea and his wife, Diane of East Boston, Julie Mei and her husband, Eric of Winthrop, Susan Kebart and her husband, Charles of Virginia; cherished grandfather of Andrea, Melissa, Joseph, Carmen, Michael, Nicolette, John and Victoria and is also survived by his loving nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will honor Anthony’s life by gathering today, Wednesday, October 22 from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St. (Orient Heights) East Boston and again at 12 noon on Thursday before leaving in procession to St Joseph St Lazarus Church for a Funeral Mass in celebration of his life at 1 p.m. Interment services will be private. In honor of Anthony and in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Special Olympics of MA, 513 Forest St., Marlboro 01752. For complimentary transportation to and from the funeral home, please call 617 569 0990.
Revere Housewife, formerly of East Boston
Barbara A. ( Granara ) Alimonti of Revere, formerly of East Boston and Winthrop, passed away October 18 at home surrounded by her loving family.
The beloved wife of Joseph A. Alimonti with whom she shared 62 years of marriage, she was the loving mother of Stephen Alimonti and his wife, Michele, Judith Gregorio and her husband, William and Michael Alimonti, all of Revere and the late Joseph Alimonti; dear sister of the late Eleanor Anderson, Frances Magee, Margaret Rossi, Elizabeth, Eugene, John, Joseph, Arthur, William and Richard Granara; cherished grandmother of Stephen, Joseph, Domenic and Brianna Alimonti, Nikki and Marc Gregorio and great grandmother of: Giovanni, Daniel, Allessandra Alimonti and Sophie Cabrera.
Family and friends will honor Barbara’s life by gathering in Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, 262 Beach Street, Revere at 9 a.m. This morning, Wednesday, before leaving in procession to St Mary’s of the Assumption Church, Washington Avenue, Revere for a Funeral Mass to be celebrated in her honor at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made in Barbara’s name to the Home for Little Wanderers c/o of Judith Gregorio, 42 Asti Ave., Revere, MA 02151. For directions and online guest book: www.vazzafunerals.com.
Of East Boston
Elizabeth (Scalli) Davolio of East Boston died on October 14.
The beloved wife for over 75 years of Dominic Davolio, she was the devoted mother of Richard Davolio of Winthrop and cherished grandmother of Richard and Steven. Elizabeth was predeceased by 12 brothers and sisters.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home. Mrs Davolio was laid to rest in the National Cemetery Bourne. For more information:www.ruggieromh.com.
Giuseppe ‘Joe’ DeSisto
Of East Boston
Giuseppe “Joe” DiSisto of East Boston died on October 15.
The beloved husband of Emanuela (Fina) DeSisto, he was the devoted father of Vincenzina “Nancy” Palmieri and her husband, Vinny of Saugus,and Michelina “Mikki” DeSisto Falcone and her husband, Charlie of East Boston; dear brother of Diletta Grieco of Revere and Carmelina Rosato of Saugus and cherished grandfather of Cristina. He is also survived by her many loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St., (Orient Heights) East Boston. Interment was in Woodlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund, 60 Walnut St.,. Wellesley 02481 For more information: www.ruggieromh.com
Maureen Ellen Denehy
Of Beachmont, formerly of East Boston
Maureen Ellen (Foley) Denehy of Beachmont Revere, formerly of East Boston and Lynn, died unexpectedly on October 14.
She was the beloved mother of Mary E. Sheran and her husband, George of East Boston and John Deney and his wife, Allegra; former wife of Thomas A Denehy of East Boston; dear sister of William Foley of Florida, James Foley of Everett and the late Walter Foley, Katherine Baille, Elizabeth Giethbrock and John and Geraldine Foley; cherished grandmother of Kristen, Kaylene, Carissa, Nathan and Tessa.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, Orient Heights, East Boston. Because of Maureen’s love and devotion to her church and in lieu of flowers,, memorial donations may be made to Grace Federated Church, 758 Saratoga St., East Boston, Att, Food Pantry. For more information:www.ruggieromh.com
Of East Boston
Joanne Celona of East Boston died on October 15.
She was the loving daughter of the late Nick and Lena (Carchia) Celona; dear sister of Tony Celona of Beachmont Revere, Diane Huttunen and her husband, Ronnie of East Boston and cherished aunt of Diane and John Huttunen, both of East Boston.
Family and friends will honor Joanne’s life by gathering today, Wednesday morning from 9 to 11 a.m. In the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home,
971 Saratoga St. (Orient Heights) East Boston followed by a prayer service in our serenity chapel celebrating Joanne’s life. Services will conclude with Joanne being laid to rest in Holy Cross Cemetery. For more information, visit: www.ruggieromh.com