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Lawrence A. “Larry” Primetello, Sr.

Family & friends are invited to attend a visitation on Saturday, October 5th in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) REVERE beginning at 9:00 a.m., for Lawrence A. Primetello, Sr., who died on Monday, September 30th at the Merrimack Valley Health Center of Amesbury, following a lengthy illness. A Funeral Mass will follow the visitation in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St. at 11:00 a.m. & followed by interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

Born & raised in Revere, he was an alumnus of Revere High School, Class of 1939. Most of Larry’s working career was as a mechanic in various garages throughout the immediate area. For over thirty years, Larry owned & operated “Larry’s Mobil” at Broadway Circe and retired in 1998. His entire life was spent with dedication & love to his family of five children & his many many grandchildren & greatgrandchildren.

He is the beloved & faithful husband of 77 years to Rose M. (Salerno) Primetello. He is the cherished father to Lorraine F. O’Brien & her husband, Lawrence “Larry” O’Brien of Mashpee, MA, Janice A. VanHogezand & her husband, Maarten of Lynn, Elaine A. Cataldo & her husband, Edward of Middle River, Maryland, Lawrence A. Primatello, Jr. & his wife, Donna of Georgetown, MA & the late Doreen R. Fusco. Larry is also lovingly survived by his son-in-law, Joseph Fusco of Nashua, N.H., 13 adoring grandchildren & 14 dear great-grandchildren. Many caring nieces, nephews, grand-nieces & grand-nephews also survive him. He was the respected brother to the late Genevieve “Jean” Cataldo, Christy Ferrante, Joseph Ferrante, Mary Martinello, Silvia Spagnolo, Albert Ferrante, Frank Primatello, Lawrence Primatello & Patrick Ferrante.


Visiting Hours

Saturday, October 5th beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Funeral Mass

Saturday, October 5th at 11:00 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Revere


Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 309 Waverly Oaks Rd., Waltham, MA 02452.

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  1. Linda Della Porta-Morse
    Oct 3 2019

    Lorraine and Family:

    So sorry to hear of the passing of your Dad. I know how much he loved each of you and was truly a family man.

    Linda and Mom, Eileene

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