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Kathleen M. “Kathy” (Horgan) Antonelli

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday,  July 8th,  in the Vertuccio and Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107) Revere, for Kathleen M. “Kathy” (Horgan) Antonelli, who died on July 4th at her home Antonelli, Kathleensurrounded by her family after a long and courageous battle with cancer. She was 60 years old.

 

Born & raised in Revere, Kathy is an alumna of the Immaculate Conception High School Class of 73’. She attended Northeastern University, earning an Associates in Science, as well a Certificate in Radiologic Technology.   She worked for 42 years at Whidden Memorial Hospital, in Everett in the Radiology Department, conducting Mammogram Screenings. Due to her declining health she was forced to retire. She was happily married to Anthony J. Antonelli, the couple lived in Revere for several years before moving to Everett with their expanding family. Kathy had a deep love for the beach and traveled all along the eastern coast, visiting numerous beaches in the U.S. Her other passion was gardening, it was a labor of love when she spent time in her garden. Above all it was her family that gave her the greatest joy in life.

 

She is the devoted daughter of Ret. RFD Deputy Chief Lawrence Horgan & his wife Rita (Paone) Horgan of Tewksbury. She is the beloved wife of the late Anthony J. Antonelli, the loving mother of Whitney A. D’Ambrosio & her husband Joesph A. III, Alana Antonelli, all of Everett, RPD Detective Douglas S. Zingali, Sr. & his wife Vivianne of Salem & Toni Alterio & her husband Paul of Malden. She is the adored grandmother of Douglas S. Zingali, Jr., Anthony J. Alterio, Ava A. Cozzolino, Daniel R. Zingali & Zoe Marie D’Ambrosio. She is the cherished sister of Stephen J. Horgan & his wife Marie of Chelsea, Cheryle A. Perry & her husband Edward J. of Londonderry, NH, Richard L. Horgan & his wife Marie and Paula J.Westmacott & her husband Ian all of Tewksbury. Also lovingly survived by her companion John M. Toste of Revere and many nieces & nephews.


Visiting Hours

Friday, July 8th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Saturday, July 9th at 10:30 a.m. in Our Lady of Grace Church, Chelsea

Interment

Will Be Private

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Home for Little Wanderers, 271 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02115-9849.

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  1. Kim Bailey
    Jul 10 2016

    May the God of everlasting comfort be with your family during this time of loss. I too have loss family due to illness. Please know that God longs to reunite us with our loved one in a world where sickness, pain and death will be no more. (Isaiah 33:24; Revelation 21:4) These scriptures gave me hope and comfort and I pray they will help you too. My deepest sympathy.

  2. Joanne Bruno
    Jul 8 2016

    Kathy we will miss you terribly. I will always miss our talks and going to church together. Your faith always amazed me. I admired your ability to always see the better in life, the glass was always half full never half empty. Thank you for helping me become a better christian and just a better person in life. You will always be in my heart. Myself and family will greatly miss you. I have no doubt where you are right now, which gives us all peace. Until I see you again. Love you Joanne and family

  3. Charles F. Murphy
    Jul 8 2016

    Stephen:
    My condolences on the loss of your sister.
    Unfortunately I will be unable to attend services

  4. Zana
    Jul 6 2016

    So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you and your family.

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