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Joseph P. Prudente

Joseph P. Prudente

Joseph P. Prudente

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 from 4 – 8 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107), Revere, for Joseph P. Prudente, who passed following a lengthy illness on Friday, November 21st at Holy Family Hospital of Methuen, at 79 years.  His funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Wednesday, November 26th at 10 a.m., followed by a funeral mass in Sacred Heart Church, 45 Brooks St., East Boston, at 11 a.m.  Born & raised in East Boston, he & his bride of 58 years, Palma C. (Lopez), graduated from East Boston High School, Class of 1954.  They were married in 1956, lived in East Boston until moving to Billerica in 1965 & remained there until moving to Salem, New Hampshire in 2004.  Joseph worked as a Produce Manager for the Johnny Food Mart Corporation for over 29 years.  He then went to the former “Brockelman’s” of Wayland for ten years, retiring at 70 years.  Joseph was the founder & past President of the TCP Foundation of Massachusetts.  The organization will continue to flourish under the administration of his 3 sons.  Besides his beloved wife of 58 years, Palma C. (Lopez), he leaves three devoted sons: Joseph J. Prudente & his wife Kathleen of Worcester, John J. Prudente & his wife Nancy of The Villages, Florida, & David F. Prudente & his wife Suzanne of Acton, MA.  He is the cherished grandfather of: Kevin J. Prudente & his wife Jaime of Bolton, MA, Jillian M. Masters & her husband Nicholas of Pensacola, FL, John J. Prudente, Jr. & his wife Lindsey of Worcester, James M. Prudente & his wife Anya of South Boston, & Isabel E. Prudente of Acton.  Dear brother of Rita Siracuse & her husband Michael of Lynn, Richard Prudente & his wife Dorothy of Reading, Florence Downey & her husband John of Virginia, Geraldine Damiano & her late husband James of Revere, Michael Prudente & his wife Christine of Everett, & the late: Anthony & Albert Prudente, & Lorraine Boutillier.  He is also lovingly survived by his 5 great-grandchildren: Riley, Caroline, Charlotte, Luke, & Victoria.  Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.


Visiting Hours

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 from 4 – 8 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Wednesay, November 26th, 2014 at 11 a.m. in Sacred Heart Church, East Boston.


Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

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  1. Fabiola Agostinelli
    Nov 25 2014

    Joe, my deepest sympathy to you and your family during this difficult time. May you be comforted by the joyous memories that you shared with your father. Keeping you in our prayers.

    Fabiola Agostinelli

  2. Maria and Swede Erickson
    Nov 24 2014

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you Palma and your family
    He will be missed
    God bless you, talk with you soon

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