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25
May

Matthew D. Pineau

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Friday, May 29th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith HomePineau, Matthew for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107) Revere, for Matthew D. Pineau, who died unexpectedly on Monday, May 25th at his Revere residence. His funeral service will be conducted on Saturday, May 30th at 11:00 a.m. in the First Congregational Church, 230 Beach St., Revere. Attendees are directed to report directly to Church on Saturday.

Born in Arlington, he lived and was educated in Revere and was a 1982 graduate of Northeast Regional Vocational High School. Matt was an accomplished machinist and worked for over 15 years for Lincoln Labs at M.I.T. in Cambridge.

He is the beloved husband of 26 years to Carla J. (Young) and the devoted father of Jessica R. Rodriguez and her husband Alberto of Winthrop and Samantha M. Pineau of Revere. He is the dear brother of Nancy A. Pineau of Revere, Suzanne Rodgers of Groton and the late Allen A. and Mark S. Pineau. He was also the son of the late Arthur A. “Pinky” Pineau and Barbara A. (Sharpe). He is also lovingly survived by his granddaughter Ava Rose Rodriguez, his maternal aunts, June Sheldon of Lynnfield and Dorothy Malcolm of Peabody, his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Carl W. Young of Warwick, RI and Catherine R. (Giordano) Young of Nashua, NH. Many caring nieces, nephews, grand-nephews and nieces and cousins also survive him.

Services

Visitation

Friday, May 29th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Saturday, May 30th at 11:00 a.m. in the First Congregational Church, 230 Beach St., Revere.

Interment

Interment will be private

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Food Pantry at First Congregational Church, 230 Beach St. Revere, MA 02151.

 

24
May

Nelida Gonzalez

Services

Visitation

Thursday, May 28th from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Funeral Mass

Thursday, May 28th at 12:00 p.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Revere

Interment

St. Mary Cemetery, Lynn

21
May

Christine M. (Grenham) Anderson

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Wednesday, May 27th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107) Revere for Christine M. (Grenham) Anderson, who died unexpectedly on Thursday, May 21st at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Her funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Thursday, May 28th at 8:00 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 660 Washington Ave., Revere at 9:00 a.m.

Born in Malden, she attended schools in Hanover and was a 1971 alumna of Hanover High School. For several years, she worked as a mutuel clerk for Wonderland Dog Racetrack.

She is the beloved wife of 39 years to James J. Anderson, Jr. and the devoted mother of Lisa A. Nutt and her husband Bill of Revere, James J. Anderson, III and his wife Doreen of Krackow, Poland, Dawn M. Lauria and her husband Vincent M. Jr. and Robert P. Anderson, all of Revere and Christopher J. Anderson and his wife Tina of Rowley. She is the dear sister of Edward Grenham of Wareham, Eric Nyman of Hanover and the late Kathy Jewers and Robert Nyman. She is also lovingly survived by her 12 grandchildren, one great granddaughter and her sister-in-law, Rhonda Nyman of Hanover and many nieces and nephews. Interment will be in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody.

 

Services

Visiting Hours

Wednesday, May 27th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Thursday, May 28th at 9:00 a.m. in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 660 Washington Ave., Revere

Interment

Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody

In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168.

19
May

Terrence L. “Terry” Slattery

Family & friends are invited to attend a period of visitation on Tuesday, May 26th beginning at 10:00 a.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Terrence L. SlatteryHome for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107) Revere for Terrence L. “Terry” Slattery, who passed away on May 19th, unexpectedly in his Florida residence. His funeral will be conducted from the funeral home, followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St., Revere at 11:00 a.m.
Terry was born and raised in Malden, educated there and left over 48 years, when he moved to East Boston. He and his wife, Lillian G. (Martino) Slattery have been Revere residents for over 20 years. For 35 years, he owned and operated Slattery’s Landscaping Services throughout the North Shore. Terry was an avid sport man, especially enjoying and playing golf, throughout the area and in Florida.
He is the beloved and caring husband of 48 years to Lillian G. (Martino) Slattery of Revere and Port St. Lucie, Florida. Devoted father of Mark A. Slattery of Revere and Thomas D. Harmon and his wife Christine of Woburn. Cherished grandfather of Jennifer Melville and her husband Joseph of Quincy and Derek M. Harmon of Woburn. He is the dear brother of John Slattery and his wife Elinor of Malden and the late Frank and Michael Slattery, Noreen Martorana and Mary Lessard. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and faithful family friend, Sheilah Korinow of Port St. Lucie, Florida. Terry was a larger than life personality, leaving many friends, golfing buddies and acquaintances most saddened. Interment will be in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody.

 

Services

Visitation

Tuesday, May 26th from 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Funeral Mass

Tuesday, May 26th at 11:00 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St., Revere

Interment

Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody

In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made to the Sacred Heart League, 6050 Hwy 161, Walls, MS 38680 or by visiting www.SHSM.org.

18
May

Elizabeth R. “Betty” (McLaughlin) Simone

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Wednesday, May 20th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Simone, ElizabethHome for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107) Revere for Elizabeth R. “Betty” (McLaughlin) Simone, who passed away on May 18th at 84 years, in the company of her dedicated & beloved family after a long illness. Her funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Thursday, May 21st at 9:30 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in The Immaculate Conception Church (corner of Beach St. & Winthrop Ave.), Revere at 10:30 a.m.

Born in Winthrop, she was a lifelong resident of Revere and an alumna of Revere High School, Class of 1949. For over 55 years, Betty was “the Avon Lady” who had clients, not only in Revere but in many North Shore surrounding communities. Betty treated her work, not only superbly, but maintained a personal connection to her many clients. Those friendships would last throughout the years. She received many awards and citations from The Avon Company, for superior achievement and dedication. Only recently, due to failing health, did she stop working. Her dear late husband, Peter S. Simone, who passed away in August of 2004, was a tremendous help; sorting, packing and delivering the orders, along with maintaining his own full time work. The couple, on a family level, were legendary, for their love of Christmas, especially shopping and decorating. They would begin in January to prepare for next Christmas. As they arrived home with presents, they would wrap the treasures, for their four children, six grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Friends and relatives loved visiting their Revere home and often referred to it as “Santa’s Village”.

Betty was the devoted mother of Chris Simone & wife Patricia A. of Revere, Dawn E. Stanwood & husband Jeff of Amesbury, Gregory P. Simone & Lynn M. Ristino & husband Paul all of Revere. Cherished grandmother of Jeffrey M. Stanwood & wife Jess, Jillian R. Collins & husband Jeff, Jennifer L. & Katelyn E. Ristino, Gregory P. Simone Jr. & Victoria E. Simone. Dear sister of Francis “Frank” M. McLaughlin Jr. & wife Fay of Wilmington. She is also lovingly survived by her 2 great grandchildren, Jaxon & Joelle and many faithful nieces and nephews. Interment will take place in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody

Services

Visiting Hours

Wednesday, May 20th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Thursday, May 21st at 10:30 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church (corner of Beach St. & Winthrop Ave.), Revere

Interment

Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody

In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made to the American Heart Association, 20 Speen St., Framingham, MA. 01701.

16
May

Aldo S. Tenaglia

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Tuesday, May 19th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773Tenaglia, Aldo Broadway (Route 107) Revere for Aldo S. Tenaglia, who died serenely in the sanctity of his home and family following a lengthy illness. His funeral service will be conducted from the funeral home on Wednesday, May 20th at 9:00 a.m. followed by a funeral mass in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St., Revere at 10:00 a.m.

Born and raised in the Orsogna Region of Italy, he played professional soccer in Italy. He arrived in this country in 1955, continuing to play soccer with the former Boston Italia League until 1962. In later years, he also coached the game and refereed. Aldo was a custom tailor by profession and was a sought after designer for Brooks Brothers, College Town and several other “Garment Kings” at the time. In those days, manufacturing within the garment industry was most challenging. The working conditions in factories, were all but minimal, no heat in the winter and no air conditioning in the summer. And of course, there was always the race factor, that is, Aldo was an Italian immigrant, often overcoming prejudices and becoming excelled in his work. The work ethic of that era is almost non-existent. Aldo persevered and made a fine life for his wife, children and grandchildren.

He is the beloved husband of 53 years to Maria R. (DiMeo)Tenaglia. Devoted father of Anna M. Tenaglia and her husband Steven St. Arnault of Newbury, Robert Tenaglia and his wife Susan of Lynn and Lisa E. Polidoro and her husband Joseph A. Polidoro Jr. of Revere. Dear brother of Ada E. D’Angelo of Revere and her late husband Philip and Alceo Tenaglia and his wife Ines Penna of Everett. He is also lovingly survived by his cherished grandchildren; Isabella M. St. Arnault, Taylor J. Tenaglia, Joseph A. Polidoro, III , Gabriella M. Polidoro and many caring nieces and nephews. Aldo was a longtime active member of the Sons of Orsogna Lodge of Everett. He and his wife Maria spent many wonderful hours at the lodge with old friends and family. Interment will take place at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett.

 

Services

Visiting Hours

Tuesday, May 19th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Wednesday, May 20th at 10:00 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St., Revere

Interment

Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

Should friends desire, contributions in his memory may be made to the Hallmark Health Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice, 178 Savin St. Malden, MA 02148.

15
May

Eugene J. “Geno” McCarthy

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Thursday, May 21st from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home McCarthy, Eugenefor Funerals 773 Broadway (Route 107) Revere for Eugene J. “Geno” McCarthy, who passed away on May 15th at the Spaulding Hospital – Cambridge following a long illness. A funeral will be conducted from the funeral home Friday, May 22nd at 9:30 a.m. followed by a funeral mass at 10: 30 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, 133 Beach St., Revere.

Geno was born, raised and educated in Revere, a community he never forgot and was always proud of. He attended Immaculate Conception Grammar School and Immaculate Conception High School, graduating in 1958. He played football at ICC High School and always remembered coach Ron Corbett, who is alive and well. For 8 years, he was with the US Coast Guard Reserve. He was discharged in October of 1966. For over 40 years, he was with Met Life Insurance Co. management, beginning with New England Life.

He leaves behind his beloved wife of 52 years R. Beverly (Igoe) McCarthy of Everett. He is the beloved father of Lorraine C. McCaffrey of Everett. Cherished grandfather of Krista R. McCaffrey of South Boston, Tiffany L. McCaffrey of South Boston, & Kenzie R. McCaffrey of Sandwich. Dear brother of Maryanne Doucette and her husband John of East Bridgewater and the late Kathryn McGovern. He is also lovingly survived by his nephew, Robert Phillips, of East Bridgewater.
Geno never left Revere in his heart, although he lived in Everett for 54 years. He was a staunch Boston sports fan, especially the Patriots and the Red Sox. Interment will be private.  In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the American Lung Association of Massachusetts, Inc., 460 Totten Pond Rd., Waltham, MA 02451.

Services

Visiting Hours

Thursday, May 21st from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Friday, May 22nd at 10:30 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, 133 Beach St., Revere.

Interment

Will be private.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the American Lung Association of Massachusetts, Inc., 460 Totten Pond Rd., Waltham, MA 02451.

11
May

Jennifer Dek-Vay Biv

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Friday, May 15th from 12:00 p.m. (Noon) to 1:15 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Biv Jennifer (3), 773 Broadway (Route 107) Revere for Jennifer Dek-Vay Biv, who died following a lengthy illness on Monday, May 11th at her Lynn residence. Her funeral service will follow the visitation on Friday, May 15th at 1:30 p.m. in the First Congregational Church, 230 Beach St., Revere.

 

Born in the Phon, province of Cambodia, she came here to the USA in 1984, a victim of the country’s genocide. Jennifer made her home with her most devoted sister, Deborah K. Biv. They had lived in Revere for about 4 years, until moving to Lynn in 1985. The girls had survived the Cambodian genocide of the late 1970s, suffered untold and horrific experiences and came here, became educated, and were alumnae of the Class of 1990, University of Massachusetts, with a B.A. & Master’s degree in education. Jennifer taught for 24 years, at the Alexander Hamilton School of Brighton, teaching reading, English, French and Cambodian. She was beloved and respected not only by her fellow teachers, but by her many, many students. They had been active members of the First Congregational Church of Revere and were treasured and respected by all members and Pastor Nicholas G. Granitsas. She was also the daughter of the late Leang Hout Biv and Nay Kol, who perished during the genocide. Interment is private.

 

Services

Visiting Hours

Friday, May 15th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Funeral Service

Friday, May 15th at 1:30 p.m. in the First Congregational Church, 230 Beach St., Revere

Interment

Will be private

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the World Relief Fund by visiting www.worldrelief.org

11
May

James H. Russo, Jr.

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Thursday, May 14th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home Russo, James H 2for Funerals 773 Broadway (Route 107) Revere for James H. Russo, Jr. who died unexpectedly in his Revere home on Monday, May 11th. A funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Friday, May 15th at 8:00 a.m. followed by a funeral mass at 9 a.m., in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 670 Washington Ave, Revere.

Mr. Russo was born and raised in East Boston and was a 1951 alumnus of East Boston High School. He served in the Korean Conflict with the US Army. He lived in East Boston until moving to Revere in 1967. Jim owned and operated Russo Brothers Garage and Gas Station on Washington Ave. in Chelsea for over 34 years, retiring in 1995, when the station was sold.

He is the beloved husband of 58 years to Carol A. (Moscone) Russo of Revere. Devoted father of Joan M. Russo, Jean Marino and her husband Ronald, all of Revere, John L. Russo and his wife April of West Peabody and Josephine M. Russo of Revere and the late James H. Russo, III and Janet A. Odoardi. He is the cherished grandfather of Jennifer, Josephine, Andrea, Kristen, Robert, James, Jamie and Joshua. He is also lovingly survived by several great grandchildren. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

 

Services

Visiting Hours

Thursday, May 14th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Friday, May 15th at 9:00 a.m. in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Revere

Interment

Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

6
May

Anna Longo

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Monday, May 11th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals 773 Broadway (Route 107), Revere for Anna Longo, who died on Wednesday, May 6th at the home of her niece, following a lengthy illness, in the company of her devoted family and her loving God. Her funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Tuesday, May 12th at 9:00 a.m. followed by a funeral mass in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St., Revere at 10:00 a.m. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden.

Born and raised in Revere, she was an alumna of Revere High School, Class of 1948. Early in her working career, she worked as a clerk at the Wonderland Dry Cleaners of Revere and later at Chelsea Carpet as an office manager. Anna retired at age 75 from Intercity Homemaker Services of Revere as their secretary and office manager, where she had served for over 15 years. A devout and practicing catholic, she was deeply religious and a lifetime member of the St. Anthony’s Parish community. She was a volunteer at the church and a member of the Anthonian Club & Ladies Solidarity. Although she was diminutive in size, she was a large personality, knowing, helping and loving all that had the pleasure of coming into contact with her. Some of her friendships, arrived from her long walks and exercise routes, she toted daily. “Auntie Anna” was a surrogate mom to all of her nieces and nephews, not ever having any biological children of her own. Her interest and caring was most authentic and included a large extended family. She was also an active member of the Revere Seniors.

She was the devoted daughter of the late Michael and Josephine (DiSisto) Longo. She was the cherished auntie of Josephine Piccardi (with whom she made her home) and her late husband Hugo, Clara A. Lander and her husband Chester, all of Revere, Michael Longo and his wife, Jerri of Everett, Salvatore A. Longo, Jr. and his wife Linda of Somersworth, NH, Angelo A. “Tiny” Luongo and his wife Jean of Norton, Judy Lacey and her husband Lawrence of Ipswich. She was the dear sister of the late Lucy M. Giuliano and her late husband Joseph, Salvatore A. Longo and his late wife Mary, Josephine Zeoli and her late husband Nicholas, Angelo Luongo and his late wife Phyllis and Florence Zeoli and her late husband Alfred. She is also lovingly survived by many grandnieces, grandnephews, great grandnieces and nephews and her faithful and constant friend, Joann Giannino and her husband Christy of Revere.

Services

Visiting Hours

Monday, May 11th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Tuesday, May 12th at 10:00 a.m. in St. Antony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St., Revere

 Interment

Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to St. Anthony of Padua Church: Restoration Fund, 250 Revere St. Revere, MA 02151.