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Helen V. (Faldetta) Carino

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Tuesday, November 22nd from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for carino-helenFunerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107), REVERE, for Helen V. (Faldetta) Carino, who passed in the presence of her God & her family, at her home, following a lengthy illness on Saturday, November 19th. Her funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Wednesday, November 23rd at 9:00 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St.Anthony of Padua Church, 46 Oakes St., EVERETT at 10:00 a.m.

Born in Fall River, Mrs. Carino came to live in East Boston as a little girl & would remain there, until moving to Everett in 1987. She was an honor-roll student for all of her elementary & high school education. She was a 1937 alumna of East Boston High School. After the untimely & traumatic death of her beloved husband, Walter L.Carino on April 9, 1957, Helen was faced with the sole responsibility of raising her two very young children. A strong-willed and courageous woman, she was stately attractive & fiercly intelligent. She entered the workfoce in 1959 and began the climb in the total male populated U.S. Postal Service at the South Postal Annex, Boston. Helen persevered among many obstacles studying, taking exams, and always maintaining a positive demeanor. Her pioneering stance took hold and she rose in position, until the pinnacle was hers. She was the only female supervisor in Area Logisitics until that time. She retired in 1986 after almost 30 (thirty) years of service. Helen was a member of the Everett Garden Club & Everett Senior Arts & Crafts Association.

She is the cherished mother of Walter L. Carino, Jr. & his wife Dr. Dorothy A. Carino, PhD., LCMHC,PLLC of Brookline, N.H. & Debra A. Walker & her husband, George F. Walker of Everett. She is the adored grandmother to Tara E. DiFelice & her husband, Steven of West Peabody. Also lovingly survived by her great-grandaughter Lauren M.DiFelice and many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces & grand-nephews. She is the last of her family & the endeared sister to the late John & Frank Faldetta, Mary DiMaio & Emily Sullivan. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.


Services

Visiting Hours

Tuesday, November 22nd from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Wednesday, November 23rd at 10:00 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 46 Oakes St., Everett

Interment

Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the American Heart Association /American Stroke Association., P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005

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