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Albert J. D’Errico, Sr.

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Sunday, August 25th from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway, REVERE for Albert J. D’Errico, Sr., who passed following a brief illness on Tuesday, August 20th at the Chelsea Soldiers Home. The funeral will be conducted from the Funeral Home on Monday, August 26th at 9:30 a.m., followed by the Funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church (Corner of Beach St. & Winthrop Ave.) REVERE at 10:30 a.m. & immediately followed by interment in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody.

Born in East Boston, he attended Boston Schools. He began his military career when, at age 18 years old, he joined the U.S. Navy on August 19, 1944 & served until August 14, 1947. He was recalled on September 7, 1950 and served again until December 26, 1951. Albert was a most proud patriot and Soldier. He maintained his intense love of God & Country until his dying day. He was a Senior Foreman with the City of Revere, working as a Heavy-Duty Mechanic for 36 years. He was a staple with the city department long after his retirement. Albert also had another position within the City of Revere as a 50-year member of the Revere Auxiliary Police. He was proud & passionate regarding his affiliation with the Police Department. In spite of his senior years, he worked with the Parks & Recreation Department, gardening and as a caretaker. Mr. D’Errico was born into the “Greatest Generation” & portrayed that image always.

He died on his 69th wedding anniversary, August 20th, his beloved wife, Anna C. (DiBlasi) D’Errico survives him. He is the devoted father of Albert J. D’Errico, Jr. & his companion Paula of Assonet, MA & James J. D’Errico & his wife, Brenda A. of Revere. He is the cherished grandfather to Carla D’Errico & her companion, Shawn Sorrentino of Winthrop, Eric D’Errico & his wife, Allison of Winthrop, Diandra D’Errico of Revere & Lauren D’Errico of Tewksbury. He is also lovingly survived by two great-grandchildren, Amaya & Cameron Sorrentino. He was the brother of the late Charles, Michael, Anthony, John & James D’Errico and the late Mary Mosca, Eleanor Vitale, Angelina “Angie” Trabucco, Susan Wooden, Julia Johnson, Lena Kelly, Sally Biondo & Rose Bathard. Many caring nieces, nephews, grandnieces & grandnephews also survive him. He was a member the Revere Rossetti Seniors.

Services

Visiting Hours

Sunday, August 25th from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Monday, August 26th at 10:30 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Revere

Interment

Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Chelsea Soldiers’ Home, 93 Crest Ave. Chelsea, MA 02150, Attn: Cheryl Poppe, Superintendent’s Office.


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  1. Barbara Christie
    Aug 24 2019

    Sincerest condolences to the entire D’Errico family, especially to Anna his wife and two sons, Albert and James.
    Have known and respected Al since before his marriage, after his return from WW!! Seabees. Rest in God’s Grace and Peace

  2. GAYLE
    Aug 23 2019

    Very sorry to learn of the passing of your father, Rest in Peace Mr. D’Errico

  3. Daniel & Deborah DiBlasi
    Aug 22 2019

    Very sorry to learn of Uncle Al’s passing. Remembering all the times visiting at Proctor Ave with my Mother and Father. He always added a little dry humor to a conversation. He will be missed.
    Daniel J DiBlasi

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