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Gregory J. Marciello

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Sunday, July 9th from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107), REVERE for Gregory J. Marciello, who died following a lengthy illness on Friday June 30th at the Bedford Veteran Administration Hospital of Bedford. The Funeral Service will be held following the visitation on Sunday at 6:15 p.m.

Gregory was born & raised in East Boston, attended East Boston schools & was an alumnus of East Boston High School, Class of 1962. He was the proprietor & operator of “F.B.I. Alarms” of Revere for over 30 years. He served with the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Era, from November 8, 1966 thru November 7, 1968 with the rank of Staff Sgt. Serving with Co. C., 1st Battalion, 58th Infantry & 197th Infantry, he was the recipient of several commendations, i.e., the Purple Heart, National Defense Medal, Expert (M-60), Expert (M-16), Expert (M-14), 2- O/S Bars, The Air Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge (1st Awd), Vietnam Service Medal with 2 Bronze Stars, Vietnam Campaign Medal with Device 1960. He was also a Past Quartermaster & member of the Beachmont V.F.W. Post #6712, Past Treasurer & member of the Revere Loyal Order of the Moose #1272 & The Otis Club of East Boston. Aside from his unique background & affiliations, Gregory was a place winner in the realm of “Best” Husbands, Dads, Grandpas & Uncles. He was family first & most proud of that position.

He is the beloved husband of 17 years to Donna M. (Richard) Marciello. He is the cherished father to Lisa R. Tocco of Danvers, & Kim R. Cadieux & her husband Christopher of Rowley. He is the devoted grandfather to Christopher A. Tocco, USAF (E-5), Lindsay M. Tocco, Jenna R. Tocco, all of Danvers, Ella G. & Benjamin C. Cadieux, both of Rowley. He is also the dear brother to Ronald R. Marciello & his wife Sandra of Peabody & Doreen DeAngelo of Revere. He is also lovingly survived by many nieces & nephews. Gregory’s family is overwhelmed by the extraordinary care & attention, rendered him by the entire staff at the Edith Nourse Rogers Veterans Hospital of Bedford. Words fail to truly express their gratitude & respect for each & everyone of the team, who cared for Gregory.


Visiting Hours

Sunday, July 9th from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Funeral Service

Sunday, July 9th at 6:15 p.m. in the funeral home


Will be Private

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516

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  1. Diane (Albanese) Cardinale
    Jul 14 2017

    So sorry to hear of Greg’s passing. I can still see his smiling face at the Otis Club in East Boston. May he rest in eternal peace. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

    Diane (Albanese) Cardinale
    (East Boston) Middleton, MA

  2. Josephine Antico
    Jul 9 2017

    I have very fond memories of Greg as a young teenager
    He was always fun loving respectful and generous
    I spent many hours at his parents’ home His relatives were so welcoming that I felt like a member of the family
    Later we also attended weddings and christenings I’ve never seen a
    more devoted dad He did everything for his daughters A great man will be missed

  3. Marilyn Richard and family
    Jul 4 2017

    We are truly blessed to have had Gregory be a part of our lives, he was most caring, compassionate, the kind of man that would give you the shirt off his back. No matter how much time went by from seeing him he always had that smile and a hug that made you feel specilal.
    He will always hold a special place in our hearts and I will never eat another Italian meal without thinking of him, he lived an amazing life here on earth but his journey is not over he will forever live on as we hold his memories close. We love you forever and always. Marilyn, phil, courtney, greg, nevaeh, and aj! Fly high our angel

  4. Kenny luongo
    Jul 4 2017

    Greg is the best of the best he is a great cousin I will miss him very much. I will be there Sunday

  5. Nancy DeSimone
    Jul 3 2017

    Donna, I am so, so sorry. I wish I could be there, but I am still in rehab for my leg. I have to stay here until I get fitted for my new leg. You will all be in my thoughts and prayers. They say God only takes the best.

  6. Andra Ruscoe
    Jul 3 2017

    Sending love and healing light to your family. I wish I could attend in person and give Greg’s beautiful girls hugs in person.

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