Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Friday, 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 Marie C. (O’Brien) MacLeod who passed away on Sunday, May 22nd in Wilmington, North Carolina, where she had been residing with her daughters for over a year. Her Funeral will be conducted from the Funeral Home on Saturday, May 28th at 9:30 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in Immaculate Conception Church (Corner of Winthrop Ave. and Beach St.) at 10:30 am.
Marie was born and raised in South Boston and was an alumna of Gate of Heaven High School, Class of 1941. She moved to Revere over 70 years ago and worked as a nurse’s aide at the former Grover Manor Hospital of Revere and the former Revere Memorial Hospital (Lighthouse Nursing Center).
She is beloved wife of the late Revere Police Detective John E. “Jocko” MacLeod. Devoted mother of Jackie M. MacLeod, Marie Pendola and her late husband Tony, Diane O’Hanlon and her husband Dave, all of Wilmington, NC and CarolAnn Fleming and her husband Dany of Harrisonburg, VA. She is the cherished grandmother of Kelly O’Hanlon of Raleigh, NC, John O’Hanlon and his wife Hannah of Boulder, CO, Nicole Pendola of Winston-Salem, NC, Stacy Pendola of Nashville, TN, Kimberly Pendola of Venice, CA and Jack & Lily Fleming, both of Harrisonburg, VA. She is the dear sister of the late Katherine Rogers, Lorraine McDonough and Francis O’Brien. Interment will be held in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden,
Friday, May 27th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 28th at 10:30 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Revere
Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden
Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Thursday, May 26th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) REVERE for Bessie (Emma) Donnarumma, who passed on Sunday, May 22nd, at the Melrose-Wakefield Hospital, following a brief illness. Her funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Friday, May 27th at 9:00 am, followed by the funeral mass in St. Anthony of Padua Church (250 Revere St.), Revere at 10:00 a.m.
Born & raised in East Boston, she came to live in Revere over 70 years ago. “Bessie” worked as a stitcher in Boston’s Garment District & then spent several years with the former firm of O’Brien & Russell Insurance, as a clerk, retiring at age 62. “Bessie” enjoyed her family & home, most of all.
She is the wife of the late Anthony Donnarumma & the devoted mother of Rose M. MacPherson & her companion, David Tucker & John A. Donnarumma & his wife, Cheryl all of Revere. She is the cherished Grandmother of Donna M. MacPherson & her husband, Donny Higgins of Revere, John F. McPherson Jr. of Michigan, William A. MacPherson, John A. Donnarumma Jr.& his wife Annapaula, all of Revere & Taryn Crotty & her husband, Jason of Scituate. She is also lovingly survived by 7 Great-Grandchildren; Timothy, Piper, Saxton, Emma, Ashley, Tristan & Jonathan and one Great-Great-Grandson, Michael. She was also the sister to the late, Mary-Landolfi, Rose Alferi & Jenny Palumbo. Many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces & grand-nephews, also survive her.
Thursday, May 26th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Friday, May 27th at 10:00 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Revere
Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett
Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Wednesday, May 25th in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107), Revere, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for Alisha A. Anastos, who was called back to heaven on Sunday, May 22nd, at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington, following a long struggle with Cerebral Palsy and Diabetes. Her funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Thursday, May 26th at 11:00 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St., REVERE, at 12 p.m. NOON, followed by interment at Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody.
Born & raised in Revere, she was a life-long resident. Although challenged, she held a position at the BASS RIVER INC. DAYHAB in Beverly, for several years until May 13th when she suddenly became ill. Her devoted & courageous parents, her most loving sisters & their husbands & all her nieces & nephew, & her 95yr. old grandmother are overwhelmed with the outpouring of love & affection, that Alisha’s life has bestowed upon them. Alisha was a member of the Revere Special Needs League, the Bass River Center & the Till at Don Guanella Center.
She is the cherished daughter of William P. Anastos & Carol A. (McCorry) Anastos and the adored sister to Gina M. Noftle & her husband, Robert & Tiana L . Case & her husband, Alex all of Revere. She is the beloved granddaughter to Theresa McCorry & her late husband, John McCorry of West Peabody. She is the devoted “Auntie” to Nicole, Jake, Kyle, Matthew & Tiah. She is also lovingly survived by many aunts, uncles & cousins.
Wednesday, May 25th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 26th at 12:00 p.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Revere
Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody
In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to The Till at Don Guanella Center, 37 Nichols St., Chelsea, MA. 02150 or to The Bass River Inc. DayHab, 437 Essex St., Beverly , MA. 01915-1311.
Family & friends· are invited to attend visiting hours on Thursday, May 19th in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107), REVERE, from 9:00 a.m. thru 11:00 a.m., for Charles A. Catyb, who died following a lengthy illness on Thursday, May 12th, at the Chelsea Soldiers’ Home, nine days, shy of his 92nd birthday. The funeral service will follow the visitation in the funeral home at 11:15 a.m.
Born & raised in Revere, he attended Revere schools & entered the U.S. Navy in Sept. of 1940 and served until July of 1947. Most of his working career was with the Quincy Ship Yard as a master welder, for over 30 years, and then beginning a new career as a member of the Security System at Boston Aquarium, where he remained for several years.
He was the son of the late Alley S. & Agnes (Orsagova) Catyb. He is the beloved brother of Albert A. Catyb of New Orleans,La., Martin F. Catyb & his late wife, Deanna of Revere & the late, Alley S. Catyb, Rose & Joseph Catyb & Dorothy Burke. He is the loving father of Carol A. Bowser & her husband, Richard of Hudson, North Carolina, Robert A. Catyb of Hull, Ma. & Katrina & Kayla Catyb, both of Brockton. He is also survived by his wife, Tina Catyb of Brockton. He is the grandfather of Michael R. Bowser and his wife, Aubrey of North Bergen, New Jersey, Ann M. Wilkinson & her husband, Jeffrey of Newport Richey, Fla., Robert & Christopher Catyb, both of Hull, Ma. He is also the great grandfather of Clara & Adrian Bowser and Julianne Wilkinson. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces & grand-nephews.
Thursday, May 19th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Thursday, May 19th at 11:15 a.m. in the Funeral Home
In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Patients’ Activities Fund at Soldiers’ Home, 91 Crest Ave., Chelsea, Ma.02150.
A funeral mass was celebrated for Rachel T. (Cogliano) Rogers, in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Revere, followed by interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. Mrs. Rogers passed after a lengthy illness at her daughter’s home in North Revere, with whom she made her home, on Thursday, May 12th, at 103 years. Born in Boston on October 28th, 1912, she would have been 104 years old in October. The family moved to Chelsea, where Mrs. Rogers attended school, and then later spent over 30 years in Everett, before moving to Revere in 1977. Mrs. Rogers was widowed in January of 1954, leaving her as a single Mom. She worked in her early years at Chelsea’s former “Everlastic” Company & then joined the work force at TRW Car Fasteners for over 20 years, retiring from there in 1977. Always a worker and energetic woman, she soon tired of retirement & in 1987 rejoined the work force at Burger King of Chelsea, as a sale’s clerk. She held the position until turning 83 years in 1995. And that was only because of her family’s demand that she stop working. She was indeed a member of “the greatest generation” and her daughter, son-in-law, & grandsons are true testimony. She was the wife of the late, Arthur F. Rogers. She was the adored & cherished Mother of, Marie T. “Terry” Sadowski & her husband, Samuel J. Sadowski of North Revere, with whom she made her home. She is the cherished Grandmother of: Jeffrey J. Sadowski & his wife, Robyn of Salisbury, MA, & Christopher J. Sadowski of Revere. She was the sister of the late: Maria DeFrancesco, Antonetta Woods, Assunta Finnegan, Domenic, Ralph, Nicholas, & John Cogliano. She is also lovingly survived by many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces & grand-nephews.
Remembrances may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908.
Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Friday, May 13th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107), REVERE for Charles G. Perullo, who died following a lengthy illness on Monday, May 9th, at his Revere residence. The funeral will be conducted from the Funeral Home on Saturday, May 14th at 8:00 a.m., followed by the Funeral Mass in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 670 Washington Ave., Revere at 9:00AM.
Born & raised in Revere, he was a graduate of Revere High school, Class of 1948. He entered the U.S. Army, during the Korean Conflict in March of 1951 and served with the rank of Corporal until March of 1953. He returned to the work force as a master printer for the Malden Evening News of Malden. The retired from Malden Evening News, after 30 years of service. “Charlie” was a long-time member of the American Legion Post #61 of Revere & a member of the Typographers Union.
He & his beloved wife Lucy M. (Gatto) Perullo, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on February 4th of 2016. He is the cherished father of LouAnn Stanton & her husband, Christopher B. of Melrose, Mary L. O’Neill & her husband, David T. of Bridgewater & Charles E. Perullo & his wife, Joanne of Revere. He is the cherished Grandfather to, Charles M. ,Nicole L. & James J. Perullo, all of Revere & Kristen L. O’Neill of West Hartford, CT. & Kati F. O’Neill of Chicago, III. Dear brother of Rita P. Enos of Revere, Ronald J. Perullo & his wife, Eva of No. Reading & the late: Edith R. DeYeso, Edward L. Perullo, Rose Hayman, Eugene Perullo and Mary Fuccione. He is also lovingly survived by his. sister-in-law, Constance F. “Connie” Perullo of Derry, New Hampshire, formerlyof Revere, and many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces & grand-nephews. Charlie was gentlemen’s gentleman, first & foremost affording him to be, the quintessential Husband., Dad, Pappa,nBrather, Uncle & Friend to many. Entombment will be in Woodlawn Commuity Mausoleum (Versailles) Everett.
Friday, May 13th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 14th at 9:00 a.m. in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Revere
Versailles Mausoleum – Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett
In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Restoration Fund at St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 670 Washington Ave., Revere, MA 02151.
Family & friends are invited to attend the visiting hours on Friday, May 13th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) Revere, for Donna M. (Recupero) Montalto, who died at her Revere home, on Friday, May 6th, following a five month battle with lung cancer. Her Funeral Mass will follow at 12:00 p.m. Noon in the Immaculate Conception Church (Corner of Beach St. & Winthrop Ave.), Revere.
Born & raised in Chelsea, the family moved to Revere in 1968. She was a 1978 alumna of Revere High School. She held an associate’s degree in Business Administration and worked for over 25 years, in the Human Resources & Health Services, particularly with the Elliott Human Services & Community Health Services. She served with the company, as their Office Manager.
She is the beloved wife of 26 years to Mark R. Montalto, Sr. She is the cherished mother of Mark R. “Marko” Montalto, Jr & Frankie T. Montalto, both of Revere. She is the adored daughter to, Theresa (Fantasia) Recupero of Revere & the late, Frank Recupero. She is the dear sister to Raymond “Ray” Recupero & his wife, Mary of Revere. She is also lovingly survived by an extended family of friends & other relatives. Interment will be held privately.
Friday, May 13th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Friday, May 13th at 12:00 p.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Revere
Will be Private
In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the: Dr. Daniel B. Costa, M.D. (for cancer research) at BIDMC, 1000 Broadway, Chelsea, Ma. 02150
Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Wednesday, May 11th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte 107) REVERE, for Frances M. “Auntie Frances” Gaeta, who died on Thursday,May 5th at Kindred Hospital – Boston North of Peabody, following a life-time battle with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Her funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Thursday, May 12th, at 9:00 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in the Church of the Sacred Heart, 45 Brooks St., East Boston at 10:00 a.m.
Born & raised in East Boston, the family moved to White St., in 1928. Frances was born on May 1, 1938 and always lived in the family home. She is a 1956 alumna of East Boston High School & a graduate of Catherine Gibbs Secretarial School of Boston. She began her career with Stone & Webster as a data entry clerk, & rose to the position of Supervisor & Office Manager, a position she held for over 26 years. The constant debility with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, necessitated her early retirement. As a devoted daughter, sister, “Auntie”, cousin, niece & friend, Frances would want to be remembered as a devout and faithful member of her Roman Catholic Faith & a most practicing & proud parishioner of Sacred Heart Parish of East Boston. Her legacy arrives from the extraordinary exemplars of her Mother’s family. Her Mom’s family were long-time parishioners at the former Our Lady of Mt. Carmel at Jeffries’ Point. For years, Frances’ mother, Anna M. (Severino) was with her sisters, in the direct operation & success of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish. Frances’ dear aunt, Rose Severino was the “bench organist” at the Church for over fifty years. Frances’ Mom, was a most gifted gown designer & custom dress-maker. Her talents, rendered many, many altar linens, & church vestments. Frances assisted her mother, always, with the sewing & final intricate detail work, necessary for the completion of the many Church linens & vestments. The Gaeta’s family of generosity was not just confined to Mt. Carmel & Sacred Heart Parishes, E. Boston but throughout the archdiocese. Many of their gifts of linens, vestments, statuary etc. still grace the altars & sanctuaries of seminaries & convents throughout the North Shore Area. Frances, inspite of her own infirmity, cared & nurtured all the family members who have passed before her.
She is the beloved daughter of the late Dante H. & Anna M. (Severino) Gaeta & the dear sister to the late, Gerard C. “Sonny”, Alessandro L. “Alec”, Carmen A. & Dante H. Gaeta, Jr. She is the cherished aunt to Nanina C. Gaeta-Coletta & her husband, Edward J. of E. Boston, Rosemary F. Murray of Revere, Alessandra Gaeta-Marrero & her husband, Miguel of Brockton, Gerard C. Gaeta of CT., Dante Gaeta & his wife, Ksenia of Salem, Ma., Regina Gaeta-Santoro & her husband, Derek of E. Boston & the late, Eugene A. Gaeta, US NAVY & Thomas P. Murray . Dear sister-in-law of Sally T. Gaeta & Martha A. Gaeta both of E. Boston & Jude Peterson-Gaeta of Maine & Florida. She is the loving Grand-Aunt to Christopher E. Coletta & his wife, Mavis of Baltimore, Maryland, Angela F. Coletta & her husband Rick Aceved of E. Boston, Elizabeth A. Gaeta-Sanders & her husband, Jason of Memphis, Tn., Kathryn R. & Rachel C. Murray, both of Revere, Gabriela D. Coletta of East Boston & the late Matthew T. Murray. She is the proud Great-Grand Aunt of Gianna, Jason & Alessandro and the most appreciative friend of Paul Verbanas of Burlington. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.
Wednesday, May 11th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 12th in the Church of the Sacred Heart, East Boston
Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett
Remembrances may be made to the Restoration Fund at Sacred Heart Parish, 303 Paris St. East Boston, MA 02128
Family & friends are invited to attend the Funeral from the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rt. 107), REVERE, on Tuesday, May 10 at 9:30 a.m., followed by the Funeral Mass in Our Lady of Grace Church on the Chelsea-Everett line at 10:30 a.m. Visiting hours are Monday only 4-8 p.m. Parking available left of the funeral home. Interment in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Of Chelsea in Middleton, May 4, after a lengthy illness at 86 years. Cherished wife of 65 years to John V. Mercurio. Devoted mother of Richard T. Mercurio & wife Sharon of Middleton & the late John S. “JJ” Mercurio. Dear sister to the late Jean Baldassaro, Edith Vozzo, Elizabeth Dingwell, Ann Porcaro & Carmelo Saladino. Also lovingly survived by her sisters-in-law & brother-in-law, Lucy Fields of Medford, Gloria Palmerini & husband William of Saugus & many caring nieces, nephews, grandnephews & grandnieces. Beloved surrogate grandmother to the Osgood Family of Revere.
Monday, May 9th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 10th at 10:30 a.m. in Our Lady of Grace Church, Chelsea
Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett
Remembrances may be made to the VNA Hospice Care, 100 TradeCenter, G-500, Woburn, MA 01801
Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Monday, May 9 in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway, (Route 107), REVERE from 9 AM-12 Noon, followed by the Funeral Service in the funeral home at 12:15 PM. Parking available left of the funeral home. Interment is private.
In Revere, formerly of Charlestown, at 70 years following a lengthy illness, May 3, 2016. Beloved husband of 48 years to Annette C. (Baresi). Devoted father of William Anthony McGlinchey of Revere. Dear brother of James McGlinchey of Tewksbury, Margaret L. “Peggy” Flynn & husband Thomas J. of Charlestown, Richard McGlinchey & wife Eileen of Chester, NH & the late Catherine “Kay” O’Neil, Charles, John & Daniel McGlinchey, Dorothy Cooper, Helen McLaughlin & Mary Murnane. Also lovingly survived by many nieces, nephews, grandnieces & grandnephews.
Marine Corp. Veteran of the Vietnam Era & member of American Legion Post #61 of Revere. Retiree of U.S. Postal Service, retiring in 2001 after 30 years of service & member of the U.S. Postal Service Union.