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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.

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  1. Dolly Shontz
    Jun 20 2017

    SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS, I’M SURE YOU WILL MISS HIM GREATLY MY PRAYERS AND THOUGHTS WILL BE WITH YOU ALL.

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