Obituaries 08-19-2015

Theresa LaBella

Of Winthrop

Theresa (Lanzilli) LaBella of Winthrop, formerly of West Bridgewater, passed away on August 17.

She was the loving daughter of the late Nicholas and Leona (Foss) Lanzilli; beloved wife of the late Anthony LaBella; dear sister of Helen Antenucci and her late husband, Nicholas, Nicholas Lanzilli and his wife, Lucinda, all of East Boston; Charlene Lovetere and her husband, Charles of California, Joseph Lanzilli of Florida and the late Clara Lanzilli. She is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

A special thank you to Theresa’s care taker and cousin Jeannette Lanzilli for all she has done during Theresa’s illness.

Family and friends will honor Theresa’s life on Saturday, August 22 at St Joseph St Lazarus Church, East Boston with a Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. In honor of Theresa and in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Am. Heart Assoc. PO Box 417005, Boston 02241. In accordance with Theresa’s wishes, visiting hours are respectfully omitted and those attending her funeral may go directly to the church. For more information, visit: Arrangements are by the personal care of


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Anna Marie Rossetti

Of Revere, formerly of East Boston

Anna Marie (Jones) Rossetti of Revere, formerly of East Boston, died on August 11.

She was the beloved mother of Stephen Rossetti, Jr.; wife of Stephen Rossetti, Sr.; daughter of the late Anna T. (Bruno) and Robert M. Jones, Sr.; sister of Laura Reynolds, Carl, Faith, Neil, Susan, Anthony and the late Joyce and Robert M. Jones, Jr. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Magrath Funeral Home, East Boston. Interment was at Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody. For additional information, visit:

Juan ‘John’ Herrera

Of East Boston

Juan “John” I. Herrera of East Boston passed away on August 17.

The adored husband of over 49 years to Carol J. (Politano) Herrera, he was the devoted father of John Herrera and his wife, Michelle of Wilbraham, Anthony Herrera and his wife, Kathy of East Boston, Christopher Herrera and Andrea Matias and her husband, Jose; dear brother of Teofila Estremera and Jovita Dias and her husband, Ernesto; cherished grandfather of 17 grandchildren and two great grandchildren. He is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and cherished family members and friends.

Family and friends will honor John’s life by gathering on Sunday, August 23 from 2 to 6 p.m. in the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga Street (Orient Heights) East Boston and again at 8:30 a.m. on Monday morning before leaving in procession to the Sacred Heart Church, East Boston for a Funeral Mass in celebration of John’s life at 10 a.m. Services will conclude with John being laid to rest in Holy Cross Cemetery,175 Broadway, Malden. For more information, please visit:

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