Obituaries 05-23-2018

Manuel Facada

Died in his 103rd year

Manuel G. Facada of East Boston died peacefully on May 16 in his 103rd year.

He was the beloved husband of the late Virginia (Centeio) who passed away in August of 2017, devoted father of John Facada and his wife, Alice Lippert of Virginia and Albert Facada and his wife, Roberta of East Boston and dear brother of Edgar Facada of Dorchester. He was pre-deceased by seven brothers and sisters. He was the cherished grandfather of Albert, Katie and Kyle and is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the

Ruggiero Family Memorial Home (Orient Heights) East Boston.  Mr. Facada was laid to rest with his beloved wife,  Virginia in Woodlawn Cemetery. May they both rest in peace. For more information, visit:

Celia Angelucci

Professional seamstress and long time MGH Outpatient Services Administrator

Celia Angelucci of Orient Heights East Boston passed away on May 5 at the Don Orione Home. She was 87 years old.

Celia was born on September 2, 1930 in East Boston. She was the first in her family to graduate high school (East Boston High School). She was the family pianist. She loved people and was the main connecter and chronicler of family relationships.

She is remembered as a professional seamstress and later an administrator of out-patient services at Massachusetts General Hospital for decades.

The cherished daughter of of the late Assunto and Maria (Pompeo) Angelucci, she was the dear sister of the late Gina Damiano and Primo Angelucci. As an adored aunt, she is survived by her niece, Lisa (Damiano) Cutler and her nephew, Anthony P. Damiano and his wife, Marcia. She is also survived by five great nieces and 20 great great nephews and nieces.

Funeral arrangements were by Vazza’s “ Beechwood” Funeral Home, Revere. Interment was at St. Michael Cemetery, Boston.

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