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Marianne E. DeModena

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Thursday, May 23rd from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals,  773 Broadway (Rte. 107), REVERE for Marianne E. DeModena, who lost her courageous battle with metastatic cancer disease, on Sunday, May 19th at the Kaplan Family Hospice House of Danvers. Her funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Friday, May 24th at 10:30 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in the Church of St. John The Evangelist, 320 Winthrop St., WINTHROP at 11:30 a.m. and
immediately followed with interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

Born in Stoneham, Marianne was a lifelong resident of East Boston and the Orient Heights Section of the city. A single parent, she raised & educated her boy and girl with joy and full success and perfection. She was a proud graduate of Arlington Catholic High School of  Arlington, Class of 1998 and latter would continue her studies at Boston University. Marianne was a Concierge for the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston for over fourteen years and also maintained a position with the UFC Gym in Boston as a Certified Fitness Instructor. Marianne had a passion for physical fitness and continued her classes and working out while in “Hospice Care”, up to two (2) weeks prior to her passing. Her unrelenting courage was an inspiration to many. Her outstanding, serene and most attractive good looks were matched with her larger than life personality and gentleness with which she presented herself.

She is the adored mother of Christian A. DeGuglielmo & Olivia E. DeGuglielmo of Orient Heights, East Boston. Cherished daughter of Gerard L. & Dawn E. (King) DeModena of OHEB. Beloved partner to John R. McKinnon of OHEB. Dear sister of G. Christopher DeModena & his wife Nichole E. of Mont Vernon, NH. Also lovingly survived by her paternal grandmother Anna DeModena of East Boston & the late Leonard O. DeModena, Marianne was also the granddaughter to the late Elmer A. King & Helen E. (Smith) King. Many aunts, uncles & cousins also proudly survive her.


Visiting Hours

Thursday, May 23rd from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Friday, May 24th at 11:30 a.m. in St. John the Evangelist Church, Winthrop


Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to MSPCA – Angell, Office of Development, 350 S. Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02130-9923.

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  1. Paul, Flora and Amy
    May 24 2019

    Our deepest condolences to John and her family. Our thoughts and prayers for everyone suffering . Sorry we couldn’t be with you

  2. HIlton Boston Downtown
    May 23 2019

    We are very saddened by your loss. Know that you and Marianne’s family are in our thoughts and prayers.

    Johnny’s Hilton Family

  3. Lee & Debi Wachendorfer
    May 21 2019

    Our prayers and thoughts are with your family during this difficult time.

    Friends of John McKinnon

  4. Daniel Ceparano
    May 21 2019

    My condolences to the family Marianne. My thoughts and prayers are with you all as you cope and heal from the loss of such a wonderful human. God bless. Lova ya Johnny.

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