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21
Jun

Salvatore Santoro

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Tuesday, June 27th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for Salvatore Santoro, who passed after a brief illness on Wednesday, June 21st at the Whidden Memorial Hospital in Everett. His Funeral Service will be conducted in the Funeral Home, immediately following the visitation at 12:15 p.m.

Born & raised in Boston, the family moved to East Boston when “Sal” was a young boy. He was a 1942 alumnus of East Boston High School. He entered the U.S. Army in October of 1944 & served until February of 1946. “Sal” was often given to recounting his adventures during his service time and was most proud of his participation and in the many army buddies he maintained for years. After being discharged from the service, he attended Bentley College of Accounting, graduation in 1950. For many years, he worked for the U.S. Navy as an accountant in Boston’s North End. Later, he would enjoy another career with Banking, serving at the former Shawmut Bank & Fleet Banks. He was a long-time member of the American Legion Post #61 of Revere & a proud & active member of the Rossetti Seniors, regularly attending. Sal and his family are most grateful to the entire staff at the Rossetti Seniors, for their kind and sincere attention & affection, they bestowed upon him & his family.

Sal lost his beloved & beautiful wife of 73 years, Eleanor (Reppucci) Santoro on March 5, 2012. He is the devoted father of Roberta J. Tortorici & her husband, Mario of Peabody, Janet M. DiPaolo of Revere & Richard M. Santoro & his wife, Phyllis of Novato, Cailf. He is the cherished grandfather to Susan E. Marconi & her husband, James Of Lynn, Stephanie A. Emmons of Woburn, Stacey M. DePaolo of Revere & Laura L. Tortorici of Lynn. He also lovingly survived by his great-grandchildren; James, Nicholas & Samantha. He was the dear brother to the late John T. Santoro, Vincenza Procopio & Jennie Santoro. Many nephews, nieces, grand-nieces & grand-nephews also survive him. Interment will be held privately.


Visiting Hours

Tuesday, June 27th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Funeral Service

Tuesday, June 27th at 12:15 p.m. in the Funeral Home

Interment

Will be Private

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the New England Center and Home for Veterans, P.O. Box 845257, Boston, MA 02284-5257 or to St. Jude Children’s’ Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959

20
Jun

Jennie E. (Santosuosso) Tippett

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Wednesday, June 28th, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107), Revere, for Jennie E. (Santosuosso) Tippett, who died unexpectedly at her Revere residence on Tuesday, June 20th. Her funeral will be held immediately following the visitation on Tuesday, June 28th at 11:15 a.m. in the Funeral Home and immediately followed by entombment at Holy Cross Community Mausoleum, Malden.

Mrs. Tippett was born & raised in Revere & was a 1965 alumna of Revere High School. She shared many occupations in her working career; at Gilchrist’s Department Store of Downtown Boston as a salesclerk and as a waitress at several area restaurants. She became very intrigued by the words in the Bible & joined a Bible Study Group, i.e. the “Adams Court Bible Study Group of Revere. As time led on, she enjoyed the friendships forged through this fraternity.

Jennie is the beloved daughter of the late, Alessandro & Elaine (Davies) Santosuosso. She is the devoted sister of Ronald A. Santosuosso & his late wife, Dawn B. Santosuosso of Las Vegas, Nevada & Edward A. Santosuosso & his wife, Louise of North Reading. She is the dear aunt to Olivia L. & Emma C. Santosuosso, both of North Reading. Jennie is also survived by a son, Michael W. Tippett & a granddaughter, Makayla.


Visiting Hours

Wednesday, June 28th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Funeral Service

Wednesday, June 28th at 11:15 a.m. in the Funeral Home

Entombment

Holy Cross Community Mausoleum, Malden

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to your favorite charity.

18
Jun

Edward R. DeVito

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Friday, June 23rd from 5: 00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107) REVERE, for Edward R. DeVito, who died following a lengthy illness at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital in Melrose on Saturday, June 3rd. His Funeral Service will be held in the Funeral Home following the visitation on Friday, June 23rd at 7:15 p.m..

Born & raised in New Jersey, he came to live in Revere in 1975, where he remained until his death. Mr. DeVito worked in the construction field specializing in masonry & eventually coming to own and operate DeVito Construction of Revere for over 20 years. Previously to Revere, Edward lived in Laconia, N.H. before coming to Revere. He is a member of the International Union of Operating Engineers- Local 25 & the J. Leon Motollo Post #4524 of Revere & the Revere Lodge of Elks #1171.

He is the beloved father of Devon E. DeVito & his fiancee, Theresa Cimmino, Samantha J. DeVito, all of Revere, Carol Jean Grochowski & John A. DeVito, both of Grand Forks, North Dakota and Tammy Ryan of Brooklyn, N.Y. He is the dear grandfather to John Anthony DeVito of Revere and eleven (11) other loving grandchildren. He was the devoted son of the late Alfonso “Frank” DeVito & Jeannie Alberta (Baker) DeVito. Interment is private.


Services

Visiting Hours

Friday, June 23rd from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Memorial Funeral Service

Friday, June 23rd at 7:15 p.m. in the Funeral Home

Interment

Will be Private

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Dana Farber Cancer Institute & “THE JIMMY FUND”, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168.

15
Jun

Raymond Randall Brooks

Services will be held privately for Raymond Randall Brooks, who died on Thursday, June 15th at Boston’s Massachusetts General Hospital, while awaiting a liver transplant for chronic liver disease. For the past three years, Raymond has been in declining health due to his chronic disease, struggling to attain a transplant.

Born & raised in Elmira, New York, he was an alumnus of Horse Head High School, Class of 1976. He came to the Boston-North Shore Area in 1979, working for the former Piedmont, Air- North, U.S. Air & finally American Airlines at Logan Airport. He worked as a Customer Service Agent for all of his career, continuing to work until failing health curtailed his abilities one year ago. “Ron” was indeed a Renaissance man, excelling in the art of cooking and presentation, to flower arranging & horticulture. He and his proud & devoted husband of thirty years, Edward J. DeMattio, were the respected “Dads” of several canine buddies over the years. Their dogs shared their lives & their families. The couple have resided in the Lynn area for over 20 years.

Raymond was the son of the late Milton R. Brooks & Charlotte (Pease) Brooks. He is the devoted brother to Martie B. Clark of Elmira, NY., Milton R. Brooks, Jr. & his wife Wendy of Beaver Dams, NY, Kenneth S. Brooks & his wife Allison of Cypress, Texas, Daniel L. Brooks & his wife Laura of Horse Head, NY & Joanne K. Brooks of Denver, Colorado. He is also lovingly survived by many nieces & nephews and the DeMattio family of Revere & the North Shore.


Services

Funeral Services were Private

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Boston Children’s Hospital Trust, 401 Park Drive, Suite 602 Boston, Ma. 02215-3354 or to MSPCA-Angell, 350 So. Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02130-9923

14
Jun

Ann (Beatrice) Bryson

Family & friends are respectfully invited to attend the Funeral on Saturday, June 17 from the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) REVERE at 9 a.m., followed by the Funeral Mass in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St., Revere, at 10 a.m. Visiting hours are Friday only 3-7 p.m. Parking available left of the Funeral Home. Interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.
Life Long Revere Resident At 85 years, June 14, in Revere, unexpectedly, ending a lengthy period of failing health. Wife of the late Elmore L. Bryson Jr. Devoted mother of Richard A. Bryson & wife Jane E. of Revere & Joyce A. Doherty & husband Dan of Stoneham. Dear sister to Mary Ruggiero of Revere, Susie Picariello of Lynnfield, & the late Ella Picariello, Joseph A. Beatrice, Fred & Charles Beatrice. Also lovingly survived by many nieces, nephews, grandnieces & grandnephews.
Former waitress for “Angie’s Clams & Take Out” of Revere for many years.

Services

Visiting Hours

Friday, June 16th from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Saturday, June 17th at 10:00 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Revere

Interment

Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

9
Jun

Marilyn B. “Marney” (Clarke) Leyden

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Monday, June 12th from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) REVERE, for Marilyn B. “Marney” (Clarke) Leyden, who passed on Friday, June 9th at her Revere residence, following a lengthy period of failing health. Her funeral will be conducted from the Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 13th at 10:30 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church (Corner of Beach St. & Winthrop Ave.), REVERE at 11:30 a.m.

A lifelong Revere resident, she was an alumna of Immaculate Conception High School, Revere, Class of 1948. In 1950, she married her childhood sweetheart, Frederick V. Leyden, he died in March of 2001. Marilyn & Frederick would raise seven (7) children. The family were always involved with the Immaculate Conception School & Parish Community. Marilyn was Past President of the Immaculata Guild, an organization that oversaw many fund-raising projects over the years. They were very active in the completion of the building fund for the new convent in 1959 & the new church in 1990. Fred & Marilyn were both involved as founding members of the Revere Society for Cultural & Historic Preservation in the early 1990s, securing the historic edifice that housed the Immaculate Conception Rectory. However, before all else, Marilyn & Fred were “family first” as loving & strong Parents, and Grandparents.

Marilyn “Marney” was the cherished mother to Mary Ellen Dakin & her husband, Retired Superintendent of Schools, Paul S. Dakin of Revere, Peter C. Leyden & his wife, Holly of Wakefield, Nancy M. Porter of Revere, Robert M. Leyden & his wife, Rhonda of Plymouth & the late Joan E. Reardon, John M. & William C. Leyden. She is the dear sister of Dorothy “Dorsey” Benoit & her late husband, John of Peabody, Robert Clarke of Revere & the late Gladys Maguire, Eileen Clarke & Thomas Clarke. She is the adored grandmother to Jennifer L. Leyden of Salem, Michael P. Dakin of Revere, Dr. Christina M. Porter & her husband, Andrew Turchon of Salem, Brian T. Dakin & his wife, Amber of Revere, Jacqueline L. Leyden of Wakefield, Thomas Leyden & his wife, Summer of Weymouth, Maura Cugini of Georgetown, Ma., Beth M. Dakin & her husband, Geoffrey Garen of San Jose, Cailf., Daniel Leyden of Sacramento, Cailf, Lauren Porter of Chelsea, Peter Leyden of Plymouth & Ellen Reardon & her fiancee, Nick Botto of Everett. She is also lovingly survived by her former son-in-law, Atty. Stephen F. Reardon of Revere, her five (5) great-grandchildren, Olivia, Norah, Evelyn, Melody & Lily and many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces & grand-nephews. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.


Services

Visiting Hours

Monday, June 12th from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Tuesday, June 13th at 11:30 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Revere

Interment

Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Revere Society for Cultural & Historic Preservation (RSCHP), 108 Beach St. Revere, MA 02151

5
Jun

Mary G. (Cataldo) Moughan

Family & friends are invited to attend the visiting hours on Thursday, June 8th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) Revere, for Mary G. (Cataldo) Moughan, who passed on Monday, June 5th at the Winthrop Pace Center of Winthrop, following a lengthy illness. Her funeral will be conducted from the Funeral Home on Friday, June 9th at 9:00 a.m., followed by the Funeral Mass in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St., REVERE at 10:00 a.m.

Mrs. Moughan was born & raised in East Boston & lived there until moving to Revere, thirty years ago. She attended schools in East Boston & was a 1941 alumna of East Boston High School. Mrs. Moughan had a 12-year career with John Hancock Life Ins. Co. of Boston, within their Food Service Division(Cafeteria), retiring at age 65 yrs.

She was the beloved wife of the late Daniel C. Moughan, who died August 8, 2003. She is the cherished Mother of Deborah A. Moughan & Mary Jean Moughan, both of Marblehead & Carl D. Moughan of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She is the dear sister of Victoria DiBlasi & her husband Ret. Revere Firefighter Maurice “Moe” DiBlasi, Sr. of Saugus & Anthony Cataldo & his wife Nina of Revere. She is also lovingly survived by many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces & grand-nephews. Mary was also a proud client of the Commission for the Blind. Interment will be in St. Michael Cemetery, Jamaica Plain.


Services

Visiting Hours

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

Funeral Mass

Friday, June 9th at 10:00 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Revere

Interment

St. Michael Cemetery, Boston

Remembrances may be made to the Commission for the Blind, 600 Washington St., Boston, MA 02111

4
Jun

Antonio Albanese

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Wednesday, June 7th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107),REVERE, for Antonio Albanese, who died on Sunday, June 4th at his Revere residence, following a three (3) year courageous battle with metastatic cancer. His funeral will be conducted from the Funeral Home on Thursday, June 8th 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 & raised in Revere, he was an alumnus of Revere High School. He entered the U.S. Navy in January of 1944 & served until November of 1947, commissioned as a Motor Machinist’s Mate, Third Class. He would work as a production worker for Schrafft’s Candy Co. of Charlestown or about 8 years, before applying for work with the U.S. Postal Postal Service. Tony worked for 40 years plus as a mailhandler at the Airport Facility with the Postal Service until he retired in 1992. “Tony” had a welcoming large personality and a work ethic not to be surpassed! He was a long standing member of the V.F.W. Mottolo Post # 4524 and the National Organization of Disabled American Veterans (National Chapter). He was most proud of his associate’s degree from the Coyne Electrical Junior College of Boston.

He leaves his beloved & devoted wife of 66 years Grace L. “Lucy” (Desposito) Albanese & his adoring son Anthony P. Albanese & his wife Elizabeth J. “Liz” of Peabody. He is the cherished grandfather of Mary G. Albanese & her husband David J. Hodge of Danvers, James M. Albanese & his wife Cecilia of Revere & Bonnie-Jean O’Keefe & her husband Jason of Peabody. He is the dear brother of Vincenza “Vinnie” Joy of Revere & the late Raymond Albanese. He is also lovingly survived by his great-grandson Gavin A. Hodge of Revere & his two faithful nieces, Sandra Joy of Maine & Karen Joy of Revere & many other nieces & nephews. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.


Services

Visiting Hours

Wednesday, June 7th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Thursday, June 8th at 10:00 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Revere

Interment

Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Hallmark Health Hospice, Attn: Dr. Joseph Pennacchio, 41 Montvale Ave., Stoneham, Mass. 02180. Attn: Hematology Oncology

31
May

Ann B. (Connery) Belmonte

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Monday, June 5th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) REVERE, for Ann B. (Connery) Belmonte, who died following a lengthy & tedious illness on Wednesday, May 31, 2017. Her funeral will be conducted from the Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 6th at 10:00 a.m. followed by the Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. Interment will immediately follow at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

Born & raised in Revere, she was a 1952 alumna of Immaculate Conception High School in Revere and continued onto Hickox Secretarial College in Boston, where she graduated in 1954. She would have 10 year plus career with the Federal Reserve Bank as a Senior Bookkeeper. She left the bank in 1967 & then became a stay-at-home mom & later returned to the work-force in October of 1985. At that time, she began working with the Broadway National Bank an account executive, until October of 1997. She enjoyed her retirement for the sake of her family and her extended family. She was most especially fond of her time with her two grandsons, Andrew & Matthew. Although her illness took her on a very long but not so much happy journey, Ann met the “ups and downs” with determination, courage & tons of fortitude.

She is the beloved wife of the late Anthony Belmonte, who passed in January of 1985. She is the cherished mother of Judith A. Jaroncyk and her husband Christopher of North Reading & Tamara M. Belmonte of Wellesley Hills. She is the adored grandmother to Andrew C. & Matthew R. Jaroncyk, both of North Reading. She is the dear sister to the late Ret. Revere Fire Chief James F. Connery, Marie LaPointe, Jeannette DiPietro, Daniel W., Francis E. “Frank” & William P. Connery. She is also lovingly survived by many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces & grand-nephews.


Services

Visiting Hours

Monday, June 5th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Service

Tuesday, June 6th at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home

Interment

Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

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

27
May

Henry L. Perry, Sr.

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Thursday, June 1st from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107), REVERE, for Henry L. Perry, Sr., who died on Saturday, May 27, after a lengthy illness at the Kaplan Family Hospice House of Danvers. His funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Friday, June 2nd at 9:00 a.m., followed by a funeral mass in St. Joseph’s Church, 770 Salem St., MALDEN at 10:00 a.m.

Born & raised in Everett, he lived there until moving to Melrose in 2005. He attended Everett schools & was a 1956 alumnus of Everett Vocational High School. After graduation, he joined the U.S. Army in Oct. of 1956 & served until Oct. 31, of 1963. All of his working career was with the General Electric Corp., services as a master welder. Henry worked in all three plants of G.E. i.e. in Lynn, Medford & Everett. He retired in 2003 at age 65 years. Aside from his loving family of six children & 11 grandchildren & his only brother & many nieces & nephews, his passion for the past 30 years was the Beverly Northshoreman Barbershop Quartet”. He was their baritone & enjoyed the friendships & comradery that the group offered. He also performed with the “Granite State Chorous” of Manchester, N.H.

He is the husband of 57 years to Marie E.(Ragucci) Perry. He is the cherished father of, Rosemarie Romboli & her husband Edward of Malden, Susan M. Connors & her husband Peter of Wilmington, Henry S. Perry & his wife Eileen T. of Wakefield, Anthony S. Perry & his husband Eric Adelman of Stoneham, George W. Perry & his wife Brenda of Saugus & James W. Perry & wife Marion of Melrose. He is the proud grandfather of Dana L. Romboli & his fiancée Samantha of Melrose, Kathleen M. Perry & Colleen M. Perry, both of Wakefield, Sarah N. Perry & Nicholas J. Perry both of Stoneham, Ryan T. & Jillian M. Perry, both of Saugus, Nathan P. & Kristen M. Connors, both of Wilmington, Alex J. & Dianne M. Perry both of Melrose. He is also the brother of George Perry & his wife Marie of Claremont, Florida. He is also lovingly survived by many nieces, nephews & his canine companion, “Skippy”. Interment will immediately follow the funeral mass at Wyoming Cemetery in Melrose


Services

Visiting Hours

Thursday, June 1st from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Friday, June 2nd at 10:00 a.m. in St. Joseph’s Church, Malden

Interment

Wyoming Cemetery, Melrose

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Care Dimensions, 75 Sylvan St., Suite B-102, Danvers, MA 01923.