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14
Nov

Mario R. Osorio Salas

Family and friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Friday, November 20th  from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway, REVERE for Mario R. Osorio Salas, who passed away on November 14th at Boston Medical Center, following a lengthy illness. He was 43 years old.

All attendees must provide their name & contact information and have their temperature taken prior to entering the funeral home and are required to wear masks and practice social distancing. Funeral home capacity limits are in effect due to the ongoing pandemic. All visitors are invited to visit briefly and exit the funeral home to allow other guests to enter. Indoor Gathering limits of 25 people at a time apply.

Born in Puerto Barrios, Guatemala, Mario came to the U.S. as a young child and his family settled in Everett. He attended Everett schools and was a graduate of Everett High School, where he was also a talented member of the Everett Crimson Tide football team. Following high school, he began to work as a laborer, which he did for many years until his failing health forced him to stop working. Mario was a devoted friend to many and during his lengthy hospital stays, due to his failing health, he remained positive and never complained. His caretakers over the years enjoyed his warm personality and his sense of humor.

He is the beloved son of Thelma E. Salas of Chelsea & Santiago Osorio of Virginia. Devoted father of Andrea Osorio and cherished grandfather of Matthew Osorio, both of Guatemala. Dear brother of Karen Garcia & her husband Kevin of Lynn and cherished uncle of Kiara Garcia of Lynn. He is also lovingly survived by many other relatives and caring friends.


Services

** All attendees must provide their name & contact information and have their temperature taken prior to entering the funeral home and are required to wear masks and practice social distancing. Funeral home capacity limits are in effect due to the ongoing pandemic. All visitors are invited to visit briefly and exit the funeral home to allow other guests to enter. Indoor Gathering limits of 25 people at a time apply. **

Visiting Hours

Friday, November 20th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.


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14
Nov

Lucy R. (DiGiovanni) Chinn

CHINN, Lucy R. (DiGiovanni), Age 94 (June 4, 1926 – November 14, 2020), at Alliance Health at Rosewood Nursing Home & Rehabilitation Center in Peabody.

Born in Revere, and a resident of Saugus for over fifty years, Lucy was the daughter of the late Nicolas and Tommasina DiGiovanni. Lucy was also the youngest of eight siblings, all of whom predeceased her. 

Lucy is the beloved wife of the late William Chinn. She is survived by her loving children William Chinn and his late wife Carolyn of East Boston, Patricia Bellone and her husband Rocco of Saugus, Annmarie Chinn of East Boston, and the late Thomas Chinn. She is the cherished grandmother of Tara Chinn of East Boston, Michael Chinn of East Boston, and Tiana Borzilleri and her husband Jonathan of Stoneham.  Lucy is the adored great-grandmother and “Nana” to Charles “Charlie” and Maxwell “Max” Borzilleri of Stoneham. She is also survived by her nieces Patricia Nagle, Barbara DiMarco, and nephew James “Skippy” Giovanni. Lucy also leaves behind her great friend, Isabella Johnson, as well as many other relatives and friends.

Lucy worked at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital in the dietary department for 25 years before retiring. Lucy’s greatest joys in life were her faith, family, and cooking. Lucy’s famous meatballs, pasta and pizzelle cookies will be missed by many.

Lucy’s family would like to thank the staff of Rosewood for their compassionate care, love and kindness over the past two years.

Unfortunately, due to the present health crisis, funeral services will be private. A celebration of life in Lucy’s honor will be held at a later date, when it is safe for family and friends to gather.

In lieu of flowers, Lucy’s family welcomes donations in her name to the Huntington’s Disease Society of America,  www.hdsa.org, or My Brother’s Table Soup Kitchen, www.mybrotherstable.com.


Funeral Services were Private. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.


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12
Nov

Audrey E. (Fogarty) Lovetere

At 85 years, in Revere, following a lengthy illness. Beloved wife of 60 years to the late John Lovetere, Jr. Cherished mother to Elizabeth A. Pesce & Joyce J. Misci & her husband John, all of Revere. Adoring grandmother of Melyssa J. Perkins & husband Jamie of W. Peabody, Bryan A. Misci & wife Kim of Rowley, Krystin L. Misci & Adam M. Misci, both of Revere & Tyla Elizabeth Pesce & her fiancee, Lucas Rodriguez of Chelsea. Proud great-grandmother to Jace & Miles. Dear sister of Joanne McAulay of Westwood, Jane Forte & husband Richard of Waltham & the late, Mary Norden, Kathryn M. Gillen, Ruth A. Sugar, Patricia Sisto & Lucille Fogarty.

Family & friends are invited to attend a Visitation on Tuesday, November 17th in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway, REVERE from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church (Corner of Beach St. & Winthrop Ave.) REVERE at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be held privately at Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne at a future date. Parking available left of the funeral home.

Please: a reminder, that due to the ongoing pandemic, all mandates & regulations instituted by the CDC & the Boston Archdiocese & must be adhered to: masks must be worn in the funeral home & at church & social distancing maintained. You will be required to provide your name/telephone number for contact tracing and temperatures will be taken prior to entry at the funeral home and church.

Audrey was a retiree of Great Northern Manufacturing of Revere & Chelsea for over 25 years.


Services

** All attendees must provide their name & contact information and have their temperature taken prior to entering the funeral home and are required to wear masks and practice social distancing. Funeral home capacity limits are in effect due to the ongoing pandemic. All visitors are invited to visit briefly and exit the funeral home to allow other guests to enter. Indoor Gathering limits of 25 people at a time apply.**

Visitation

Tuesday, November 17th from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Funeral Mass

Tuesday, November 17th at 11:00 a.m. in the Immaculate Conception Church, Revere


In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Boston Children’s Hospital Trust, 401 Park Drive, Suite 602 | Boston, MA 02215.


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9
Nov

John L. “Jack” Madden

Family & friends are invited to attend a Memorial Visitation on Tuesday, November 17th, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107) REVERE for John L. “Jack” Madden, who died unexpectedly, on Monday, November 9th, while he was on his way to work. He was 74 years old. A Funeral Service will follow the visitation at 4:15 p.m., in the funeral home. Due to the ongoing Covid-19 Pandemic, all mandates & restriction from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, CDC & the City of Revere will be enforced. Face coverings are mandatory, social distancing, temperature check and contact tracing will be done in the funeral home. Also, there is a limit of 25 people gathering in the funeral home which is strictly enforced. Interment will be private

Jack was born & raised in Boston’s West End. He attended Boston Public Schools and knew his calling from an early age. He enjoyed giving back and enjoyed working with people. Jack worked as a CNA at the Chelsea Soldiers Home for many years, then went to work at the Don Orione Home, now Advocate Healthcare of East Boston, where he has been for the past 25 years. He enjoyed working closely with his patients, which he became very fond of and they fond of him.  Over the years of his career, he made many friendships, and it was the little things he did that made people love him. He was a selfless person and was always thinking of others. His presence will surely be missed.

He is survived by his niece who he made his home with Laura G. Nichols & her husband Vincent, her mother Roseanne Roberto & nephew Edward J. Roberto. Grandniece Lauvauni & grandnephew Vincent Nichols, all of Revere. He is also lovingly survived by his family at Advocate Healthcare of East Boston, and the many residents and co-workers as well.


Services

** All attendees must provide their name & contact information and have their temperature taken prior to entering the funeral home and are required to wear masks and practice social distancing. Funeral home capacity limits are in effect due to the ongoing pandemic. All visitors are invited to visit briefly and exit the funeral home to allow other guests to enter. Indoor Gathering limits of 25 people at a time apply.**

Memorial Visiting Hours

Tuesday, November 17th from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Funeral Service

Tuesday, November 17th at 4:15 p.m. in the Funeral Home

Interment

Will be Private

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Patients Activity’s Fund at Advocate Healthcare of East Boston, 111 Orient Ave. East Boston, MA 02128.


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5
Nov

Lisa M. (Mollenauer) Flury

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Wednesday, November 11th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rt.1017) Revere, for Lisa M. (Mollenauer) Flury, who died on Thursday, November 5th at the CHA – Everett Hospital, suddenly after a long illness with Leukemia, she was 49 years old. A Funeral Service will follow in the funeral home at 7:15 p.m. Due to the ongoing Covid-19 Pandemic we will be following the strict rules, guidelines & mandates from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, The CDC & the City of Revere. All visitors must wear a face covering, temperature check, social distances & 25 people maximum. These regulations will be strictly enforced.

Lisa was a native of Pittsburgh, PA.  She was raised & educated in Pittsburgh, later moving to Boston in 2000. She was employed as a Customer Service Representative. Lisa met Brian T. Flury during her time in the Boston area. The couple was married & had 2 children together. They remained in Revere raising their family. Sadly, approximately 5 years ago, Lisa was diagnosed with Leukemia. This caused her to stop working due to her declining health, but it did not stop the fight she had in her. As a strong woman & wonderful mother, she fought every day to have one more day with her husband and children. She lost her courageous & valiant battle, but never lost her will to love and demonstrate her will to live.

She is the beloved daughter of Thomas E. Mollenauer, Sr.  & Paulette K. (Pawling) Mollenauer of West Hickory, PA. Devoted wife of Brian T. Flury of Revere. Loving & cherished mother of Carsen R. Flury of Londonderry, NH, Sara R. Flury & Chloe R. Flury, both of Revere & grandmother of Ty Cameron Cory. Dear sister of Thomas E. Mollenauer, Jr. & wife Kim of Ashaland, OH. She is also survived by many loving & caring friends & extended family.


Services

** All attendees must provide their name & contact information and have their temperature taken prior to entering the funeral home and are required to wear masks and practice social distancing. Funeral home capacity limits are in effect due to the ongoing pandemic. All visitors are invited to visit briefly and exit the funeral home to allow other guests to enter. Indoor Gathering limits of 25 people at a time apply.**

Visiting Hours

Wednesday, November 11th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Funeral Service

Wednesday, November 11th at 7:15 p.m. in the Funeral Home

Interment

Will be Private


In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 70 Walnut St #301, Wellesley, MA 02481.


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3
Nov

Marie (Mastrangelo) Recchia

A Graveside Funeral Service was held on Tuesday, November 10th for Marie (Mastrangelo) Recchia, who died unexpectedly on Tuesday, November 3rd after being taken to Boston’s Massachusetts General Hospital, she was stricken at home.

Born & raised in Boston, she attended East Boston schools & was a 1950 alumna of Fitton Catholic Girl’s High of East Boston. She was a graduate of the Katherine Gibbs Junior Secretarial College. All of her working career was spent as an executive medical assistant, she was proficient as a Medical Secretary & managed the office completely & perfectly. She also served as a clerk & counter person, in her in-law’s long-time family business, “Day Square Tailors” in Day Square of East Boston. And as time happened, following the deaths of her in-laws, the business was sold. However, as a wife, mother, sister & grandmother, her reputation is legendary. She thoroughly beamed with her family’s roles. She had a busy social life as well, enjoying the theatre & the Boston Symphony performances. She was a long-time member of the Winthrop Ladies’ Bowling League & was their Treasurer for many years. She was also an active member of the Winthrop Ladies’ Lodge- Daughters of Italy & especially enjoyed the sponsored trips, they offered. “The Red Hats Society” was another of her interests, lending an excellent venue to meet new & exciting personalities & an opportunity to dress to the “nines”. Although, her death was most unexpected, her family is somewhat consoled with the peace & ease, God, called her home. She was laid to rest in Winthrop Cemetery – Belle Isle Section, Winthrop.

She is the beloved wife of the late Richard A. Recchia for 46 years. Devoted mother to Maria Lucia Recchia & her husband Todd Watts of New Brunswick, Canada & Vincent M. Recchia & his wife, Stephanie & adoring grandmother to Lorenzo M. Recchia, all of Winthrop. Dear sister of Joanne M. Fuller & her husband Brad of Reading & the late Caroline T. Burge, Frances Mauro, Thomas J. Mastrangelo, Albert V. Mastrangelo, Angelo Mastrangelo, Peter Mastrangelo, Jerry Mastrangelo, Rocco & Alfred Scorzello, Michael Scorzello & Joseph Scorzello. She is also lovingly survived by her brother-in-law, George Burge of Danvers & many nieces, nephews, grandnieces & grandnephews.


Funeral Services were Private

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105-9959.


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30
Oct

Leo P. Corey, D.D.S.

At 70 years, in Saugus, formerly of Revere, on October 30th, following an intense battle with ALS. Beloved husband & best friend to Debra J. (Mahoney) Corey. Devoted & doting father to Erin E. Cory-Byrne & her husband, Eric M. Byrne of Georgetown, MA & Gavin F. Corey & his girlfriend, Monica Daly of Reading. Cherished grandfather to Shay C. & Sayer L. Byrne. Dear brother of Regina L. Clark & her husband John H. of Juniper, FL. Also lovingly survived by several nieces, nephews & many cousins.

Always and truly passionate regarding the safety and protection of others especially at this pandemic time, a private Funeral Mass was celebrated for “Dr. Leo” in the Immaculate Conception Church of Revere (the parish of his youth and career). Visiting Hours were respectfully omitted and entombment at the Woodlawn Columbarium of Everett will be held privately.

“Dr. Leo” was an alumnus of Immaculate Conception Grammar School & High School, Class of 1968 & a 1972 magna cum laude alumnus of St. Michael’s College of Vermont & Georgetown University School of Dentistry -1976. His associations were at Children’s National Hospital of Washington, DC, Lakeville Regional Hospital, Lakeville, MA & Franciscan Children’s Hospital of Brighton. Member of Revere Knights of Columbus #1979.

The family is most appreciative and deeply grateful with the many spontaneous acts of sympathy & remembrance rendered “Dr. Leo” & his family. However, they would be most grateful for gifts in his memory to Compassionate Care for ALS, 744 West Falmouth Highway, Falmouth, MA 02540.


Funeral Services were Private


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28
Oct

Dorothy A. “Dottie” (Perotti) Carruthers

At 89 years, in Revere, following a lengthy illness on October 28th. “Dottie” retired after 34 years of outstanding service within the Revere School System as Lead Secretary to the Principal of the Revere High School. Cherished mother of Marcia M. Skinner & her husband Charles “Jess” Skinner of Middleton, Debra A. Carruthers of Kingston, NH & John W. Carruthers & his wife Mara of Ocala, FL. Adoring grandmother to Jenna M. Carruthers of Kingston, NH & Bethany G. Skinner of Middleton. Doting great-grandmother to Maiya “Rae R.” Bryant of Kingston, NH. Dear sister to John Perotti & his late wife Marcella of Topsfield & the late Margaret T. Murphy & her late husband Brendan M. Murphy & the late Marie Foster. Dear aunt to John Perotti & his wife Catherine of Beverly & Jeremy Perotti of Topsfield.

Family & friends are respectfully invited to attend the Funeral Mass on Monday, November 2nd at 11:00 a.m. in the Immaculate Conception Church (Corner of Beach St. & Winthrop Ave.) REVERE and immediately followed with interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Visiting Hours are respectfully omitted.

Attendees are asked to report directly to church. Due to the ongoing vigilance of the pandemic, all regulations & mandates issued by the CDC & the Boston Archdiocese, i.e. masks must be worn in church, at the cemetery and in the funeral home & social distancing must be maintained.


Services

**Face masks must be worn at all times & social distancing must be maintained at the church & cemetery. All attendees are required to provide their name and phone number for contact tracing and temperatures will be checked prior to entering the church.**

Services

Funeral Mass

Monday, November 2nd at 11:00 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Revere

Interment

Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Dorothy A. “Dottie” Carruthers Scholarship Fund at Revere High School, 101 School Street, Revere MA 02151.


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25
Oct

Mary (Simonelli) Vigilante

Formerly of Revere & East Boston, in Arlington, October 25th at 94 years, following a lengthy illness. Beloved wife of the late Edward A. Vigilante, Sr. Cherished mother of Joyce Mastrogiovanni & her husband Carmine of Arlington, formerly of East Boston & Salem & Edward A. Vigilante, Jr. & his wife Grace Kim of Burnsville, MN. Devoted grandmother to Cheryl Mastrogiovanni & her husband Thomas Dentremont of Arlington & Sarah K. Vigilante, R.N. with the U.S. Airforce of Burnsville, MN. Dear daughter to the late Domenico & Giovanina “Jennie” (Ambrosino) Simonelli & precious sister to the late Anna M. Simonelli. Adoring great grandmother to Louie Carmine Dentremont & faithful friend to Joan, Carol & Arthur.

Due to the ongoing pandemic, funeral services & interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden will be held privately.

For the extraordinary care, attention & respect accorded our dear Mother & Grandmother, we are most grateful & will long remember the many acts of comfort & love bestowed upon her by the entire staff at the Park Avenue Health Center of Arlington.


Funeral Services & interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Beth Israel – Lahey Health at Home & Hospice, One Arsenal Market Place, Watertown, MA 02472.


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23
Oct

Dr. Melissa J. Kolinsky, DC

Funeral Services & Interment were held privately due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, for Dr. Melissa J. Kolinsky, DC, who died unexpectedly at the Massachusetts General Hospital on Friday, October 23rd, she was 48 years old.

Melissa was born in Lynn and raised & educated in Saugus. She was an alumna of Saugus High School, Class of 1991. She attended Plymouth State College in New Hampshire where she earned an A.S. Degree in Liberal Arts. However, her passion was to become a Chiropractor and she soon enrolled at the Palmer College in Davenport, Iowa, where she would earn her DC in Chiropractic Medicine. Now, Dr. Melissa J. Kolinsky, she worked for several area Chiropractic offices, doing what she loved. Melissa was blessed to have other more important titles, such as wife, mom, daughter, sister, auntie, niece, cousin & friend. Melissa loved her children so much and she always tried to be the best mom. She had wonderful parents & sisters by her side. Her husband Justin was a constant dedicated & loving spouse who was also always was by her side. Her presence is a tremendous void, however, the love that she shared is in every one of the people who loved her and will live on for years to come.

She is the cherished daughter of Susan E. (Edwards) Kolinsky & the late Ronald J. Kolinsky. Devoted wife of Justin M. DelMuto, the loving mother of Mason S. Glocke, Avery S. DelMuto & Reese H. DelMuto, all of Saugus. Dear sister of Riann M. Kirk of Saugus & her late husband Scott E. Kirk & Dr. Michelle L. Kolinsky, PhD & her husband Dr. Jeremy Law, PhD of San Jose, CA. She is also lovingly survived by many loving aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, & cousins.


Funeral Services were Private

Remembrances may be made to the American Lung Association of the Northeast,1661 Worcester Rd., #301, Framingham, MA 01701.


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