Of East Boston, formerly of the North End
Rose M. (Romano) Visconti of East Boston, formerly of the North End of Boston, passed away peacefully with her loving family by her bedside on Monday night, March 28.
She was the beloved wife of the late Angelo Visconti; devoted mother of Pamela Congley and her husband, Glen of East Boston, and RoseAnn Visconti Furbush and her husband, Douglas of Sherborn; dear sister of the late Anne Aiello, Theresa LoRe, John “Blondie” Romano, Joseph Romano, Josephine Del Sordo, Felice “Phil” Romano, and Peter Romano; cherished grandmother of Jeffrey Accaputo, Toni Accaputo-McCormack, Angela Furbush and Carly Furbush; adored great grandmother of Miranda, Matthew, Megan Accaputo, and Brady and Bella McCormack. She is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, (Orient Heights) East Boston. Rose was laid to rest with her beloved husband, Angelo in Woodlawn Cemetery. May they both rest in peace. For more information, visit: www.ruggieromh.com.
Of Arizona, formerly of East Boston
Manuel Pestana of Arizona, formerly of East Boston, passed away peacefully on April 25.
He was the beloved husband of the late Florence (Ceruolo) Pestana; devoted father of Laura Pestana and spouse Theresa Allen and Ron Pestana and spouse David Keating; dear brother of the late Mary Paridiso and Anthony Pestana; cherished grandfather of Kimberly and Kathryn; adored great grandfather of Olivia, Amber and Alyson.
Family and friends will honor Manuel’s life by gathering in the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga Street, (Orient Heights) East Boston today, Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. before leaving in procession to St. Joseph – St. Lazarus Church, 59 Ashley Street, East Boston for a Funeral Mass celebrating his life at 10 a.m. Services will conclude with Mr Pestana being laid to rest with his beloved wife Florence in Holy Cross Cemetery. May they rest in peace. For more information: www.ruggieromh.com
Member of Ladies Auxiliary D.A.V.
Maria (Vella) Orlando passed away April 26. She was 85 years old.
A member of the D.A.V. Ladies Auxiliary, she was the beloved wife of the late Vito S. Orlando who passed on June 24, 2015; the loving mother of Michael Orlando and his wife, Judy of Peabody and Joseph Orlando and his wife, Kathleen of Malden; cherished grandmother of six and great –grandmother of three and the dear sister of the late Louis Vella.
Funeral arrangements were by Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, Revere. Interment was in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in her name may be sent to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, PO Box 1000 Dept., 142, Memphis TN.38101-9908 or Leonard Florence Center For Living, 165 Captain’s Row, Chelsea, MA. For guest book www.vazzafunerals.com
Active in many area organizations
Domenic Caruso passed away peacefully in Billerica on April 25 surrounded by his loving family.
He was a past member of East Boston K-Trust, E.B Social Center, E.B Kiwaniis, the Retired Men’s Club of Arlington, the Billerica Sons of Italy, the Friends Men’s Club Billerica and Billerica Senior Citizens.
He was the beloved husband of the late Marie (Mulcahy) Caruso; devoted father of Anita Greer and her husband, Michael of Billerica, Paul Caruso and his wife, Theresa of Dracut and the late James Caruso and his surviving wife, Barbara; dear brother of the late Mary Chiaradona, Annette Loriso, Alice D’India, Rose Picone, Florence Correale and Annabelle Dulcetta; adored grandfather of Michael and Amanda Greer, James, Nicole, Anthony and Jordan Caruso and the cherished great grandfather of James, Brayleigh, Nicholas and Ava. He is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home (Orient Heights) East Boston. Services concluded with Dom being laid to rest with his beloved wife in Oak Grove Cemetery. May they rest in peace. In lieu of flowers and in honor of Dom memorial donations may be made to E.B K-Trust, PO Box 503 East Boston 02128 to establish a scholarship in Dom’s name. For more information, visit: www.ruggieromh.com