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10
Mar

Marion Y. Zolla

A Funeral Mass was celebrated on Saturday, March 14th, 2020 in Immaculate Conception Church for Marion Y. Zolla, who passed after a brief illness on Tuesday, March 10th. Interment followed in the Zolla Estate Lot at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

Born & raised in the former “Mr. Jack Gardner Summer Residence” on Prospect Ave., REVERE, Marion resided there until moving to the Cohen-Florence-Levine Estates, Chelsea over 16 years ago in 2004. There she received extraordinary care & attention, physically & emotionally. The care at Chelsea extended to all her attending family, relatives & friends who visited. Marion’s family is deeply grateful to the administration & entire staff at Chelsea & especially to her PC—Roger C. Pasinski, M.D. for his long-time care of Marion. She was a 1931 alumna of Revere High School. When her Mother passed, Marion became, her seven (7) siblings, surrogate Morn, and maintained the family home at 33 Prospect Ave., she cooked mentored & was their go-to person for almost all else. As she became older, she had a fun interest in bingo & the game of Polka. The Good Lord, rewarded her with a “technicolor day” for her interment, so deserving for a Special Angel of God.

She is the cherished Sister to William R. Zolla of Danvers & the late, Estelle A. Abbene & her late husband, William, Louise DeStefano & her late husband, Joseph, Evelyn Corea & her late husband Frank, James A. Zolla, Jr. & the late Frank E. Zolla, the Reverend Brother Richard P. Zolla. She is the adored Aunt to Leslie Zolla of Stoneham, Maris L. Abbene of Medfield, Ronald W. Zolla & his wife, Kathleen “Lee” of Portsmouth, N.H., & Toni Sicari & her husband, Sebastian of Ponte Verde, Fla. Also lovingly survived by 1 Grand-Niece, 6 Grand-Nephews, One (1) Great-Grand Niece, three (3) Great-Grand-Nephews & many faithful Cousins. She was also the dear daughter of the late, James A. Zolla, Sr. & Louise (Sessa) Zolla.


Services

Visiting Hours

Saturday, March 14th from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Funeral Mass

Saturday, March 14th at 11:00 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Revere

Interment

Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Cohen-Florence-Levine Estates, 201 Captain’s Row, Chelsea, MA 02150. Attn: Patient Activities Fund.


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8
Mar

Richard L. “Richie” Santiano

A Funeral Service was held on Friday, March 13th at the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals of Revere, for Richard L. “Richie” Santiano, who died most unexpectedly on Sunday, March 8th at his Boxford residence. “Richie” spent his early years in Saugus & was an alumnus of Saugus High School, Class of 1974. He continued to live in Saugus until moving to Boxford, MA in 1990. He loved his home & maintaining it himself, impeccably. A tall 6′ foot ruggedly handsome young man, he had a personality to match. History says that a party never got going until “Richie” was there.” He had an all-embracing personality and above all, placed his Mom, siblings, nephews & nieces & his longtime companion, first & fore- most in his life. For over 15 years and until his untimely passing, he was the “Wholesale Parts Manager for Herb Chambers Chevrolet Dealership of Danvers. There he enjoyed many fiercely strong & faithful friendships.

He leaves his cherished Mom, Phyllis (Eramo) Santiano of Saugus & the late, Michael J. Santiano, Jr. He is the devoted brother to Maureen D. Santiano, Rose Sarro, Robert J. Santiano & his wife, Ann of Saugus & the late Michael J. Santiano, III. He is the dear uncle to Montana S. Santiano of Saugus & her partner, William Jackson of Salem, Ma, Michael A. Santiano & his partner, Ashley Wright of Haverhill, MA, Maryanne Santiano & her fiancé, Matthew Williams of East Boston & Julie partner, Stephen Pizzi of Revere. Also lovingly survived by his 27 year companion, Cheryl A. Jarvis & her children, Denise E. Leigh, & Kristen A. Stack all of Woburn & Stephen P. Jarvis of Chelmsford. Several Aunts, Uncles and cousins also survive Richie. lnterment was in the Main Street Cemetery, ROWLEY, MA.


Services

Visiting Hours

Thursday, March 12th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Service

Friday, March 13th at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home

Interment

Main St. Cemetery, Rowley

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to your favorite charity.

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2
Mar

Anna B. (Souza) DeModena

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Friday, March 6th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00  p.m., in the Vertuccio and Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) REVERE for Anna B. (Souza) DeModena, who died on Monday, March 2nd at the Kaplan Family Hospice, in Danvers in comfort & love surrounded by her family. She was 89 years old. Her funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Saturday, March 7th at 10:00 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in Sacred Heart Church, 45 Brooks St., EAST BOSTON at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be on Monday, March 9th at Massachusetts National Cemetery, off Connery Ave., Bourne at 1:15 p.m.

Anna was a very proud lifelong East Boston resident. She was an outstanding athlete during her years at East Boston High School. She excelled in track, basketball, volleyball, gymnastics and cheerleading. Anna was either “Captain” or Co-Captain” for whatever sport she was involved in. She is an alumna of East Boston High School, Class of 1948. After high school, she worked at John Hancock Life Insurance Company for several years before she became married to her husband, Leonard DeModena. The couple remained in East Boston, where they raised their 4 children. Anna was a woman of great determination, highly organized & extremely detail oriented at every task. Her home was filled with love, happiness & joy. She was her family’s biggest fan & cheerleader; always encouraging & motivating her children in whatever they were doing.  She nurtured her children with her wisdom & love and the importance of taking the time to acknowledge any achievement her children or grandchildren attained. Anna tirelessly kept herself busy with knitting, crocheting & sewing. She made clothing, afghans and many other creations through her many talents. She also was a phenomenal cook & baker. She made many birthday cakes and even some wedding cakes, just to name a few. She had boundless amounts of energy and never restricted herself by saying she couldn’t do something. Her children exemplify that she is the epitome of the word Mother. She was a woman of grace who demonstrated her faith through her respect, honesty, kindness, love & dignity every day of her life.

She is the beloved wife of the late Leonard O. DeModena with whom she shared 56 years of marriage. Proud & loving mother of Leonard V. DeModena & late wife Delia “Dee” DeModena of Revere, Kenneth V. DeModena & wife Cheryl of Saugus, Gerard L. DeModena & wife Dawn E. of East Boston & Maria DeModena & husband Scott Melanson of Saugus. Adored grandmother of 11 grandchildren & 13 great grandchildren. Dear sister of the late Laura DeBenedictus, Edward Souza, Dorothy Joyce & Mary Leone. She is also lovingly survived by her former daughter-in-law Janet Monahan of Lynnfield and many loving nieces, nephews, grandnieces & grandnephews.


Services

Visiting Hours

Friday, March 6th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Saturday, March 7th at 11:00 a.m. in Sacred Heart Church, East Boston

Interment

Monday, March 9th at 1:15 p.m. at Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Massachusetts & Rhode Island, 133 Federal St., 2nd floor Boston, MA 02110.


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25
Feb

Madeline LoPresti

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Sunday, March 1st from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rt. 107) REVERE for Madeline LoPresti, who died in the loving care & presence of her family on Tuesday, February 25th at the Kaplan Family Hospice in Danvers, after a valiant battle with Lung Cancer, she was 78 years old. A funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Monday, March 2nd at 10:00 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church (Corner of Beach St. & Winthrop Ave.) REVERE at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.

Madeline was born in Revere but was raised & educated in East Boston and Boston Public Schools. She was an alumna of East Boston High School. After graduation, Madeline worked for several businesses in an administrative role. She later took a position for the Sylvania Co. & became familiar & knowledgeable about electronic assembly. She then went to work for the Gillette Corp. in the same area, a position she held for over 9 years. As she worked her way up the ladder, she landed a better job at Raytheon in Andover, as a Micro Electronic Assembler. She worked there for 20 years, retiring in 2002. Most of her working career, she worked side by side with her best friend & soul mate, Bea. When Madeline retired, it wasn’t to take long & exotic vacations, it was to care for her ailing dear mother. Madeline did everything for her mom and felt blessed that she was able to have the time to dedicate to her. Madeline had lived in many different cities & towns due to her jobs, but Revere was her home for over 14 years, until moving to Methuen 9 years ago. Madeline was known for her legendary cooking and she did it with love. She enjoyed preparing many meals for family & friends or just for her and Bea to enjoy. It gave her a great deal of pleasure; people loved her food. Later on, she would like to take trips to the Cape and always loved being at the beach. She enjoyed other vacations to Florida, South Carolina & the Bahamas. But of all places, home is where she was most content. She was known for her witty sense of humor and to share a joke, but her kind and wonderful heart is how she will be remembered.

She is the devoted daughter of the late Anthony & Adeline (Santilli) LoPresti. The loving life partner of Beatrice A. “Bea” Malisko of Methuen, formerly of Revere. Dear sister of Frances M. Marckini & her late husband Robert of Billerica, Frank LoPresti of East Boston, Anthony LoPresti & wife Gerrie & Robert LoPresti & his former wife Rose Lopresti, all of Winthrop. She is also lovingly survived & adored by many loving nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews & one great grandnephew.


Services

Visiting Hours

Sunday, March 1st from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Monday, March 2nd at 11:00 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Revere

Interment

Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284.


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25
Feb

Peter C. Martino

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Friday, February 28th from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rt. 107) REVERE for Peter C. Martino, who died peacefully in the presence of his God, on Tuesday, February 25th at the Cedar View Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center in Methuen, he was 80 years old. A funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Saturday, February 29th at 10:30 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St., REVERE at 11:30 a.m., immediately followed by entombment in Holy Cross Cemetery – Community Mausoleum, Malden.

Peter was born & raised in East Boston and was an Alumnus of East Boston High, Class of 1957. At the age of 19, Peter married his dear Mary J. “Dolly” (Ferraro). The couple began their life together in Revere, it was there that they raised their family together. Immediately after high school, Peter began a career in the Furniture Upholstery Business. He worked for a company for about 10 years, before he ventured out on his own. He mastered his craft and opened Tapley Custom Furniture, located on Yeamans Street. He owned & operated his business for over 30 years. During that time, his business sustained a fire and from that point forward he operated the business from his home. Peter will always be remembered as a dedicated, hard working family man. He also worked a 2nd job for Baybank, as a courier that spanned over 25 years, until they closed. In his retirement he enjoyed traveling with his wife to Hawaii, Las Vegas, Bermuda, Florida and the many trips to Foxwoods. Although he traveled to many destinations, his favorite place to be was with his family. He enjoyed spending as much time with them as possible.

He is the devoted husband of over 60 years to Mary J. “Dolly” (Ferraro) Martino of Revere. Loving & proud father of Mary Ellen Martino Brown & her husband Jack M. Brown, Sr. of Dracut & Revere Public Schools Truant Officer Peter A. Martino of Revere & Winthrop. Cherished grandfather of Alexandra M. Brown & her companion Samuel Nevin of Park Slope, NY, Jack M. Brown, Jr. & Marirose “May” Brown, both of Dracut. Dear brother of Rose Marie Lishner of North Reading & her late husband Joseph Lishner & the late Lillian G. Slattery & her husband Terrance L., Elaine Lucci & her husband Ralph & John Martino. He is also lovingly survived by his sister-in-law Christine Martino of Mansfield and many loving nieces, nephews, grandnieces & grandnephews.


Services

Visiting Hours

Friday, February 28th from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Saturday, February 29th at 11:30 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Revere

Entombment

Holy Cross Cemetery – Community Mausoleum, Malden

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the American Cancer Society, 3 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701


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23
Feb

Vincent M. Lauria, Sr.

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Thursday, February 27th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio and Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rt. 107) REVERE for Ret. Revere Police Patrolman Vincent M. Lauria, Sr., who died on Sunday, February 23rd, at the Katzman Family Center for Living Center in Chelsea, following a long battle with Heart Disease, he was 82 years old. A funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Friday, February 28th at 11:00 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 670 Washington Ave., REVERE at 12:00 p.m. Interment will follow immediately at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.

Vinny was born & raised in East Boston. He was educated in Boston public schools and was an alumnus of East Boston High School, Class of 1955. Vincent was an outstanding athlete and lettered in basketball, football & track. He served his country by enlisting in the U.S Army and was honorably discharged and returned home to East Boston. Vinny worked as a foreman at the Howe & French Chemical Company in the Shipping Department & later AVCO, where he would meet his future wife. On October 4, 1964, he married the love of his life, Mary Lou (Sullivan). The couple later moved to Revere where they began their life and family. Vincent joined the Revere Police Department and proudly had a career with 10 years of service, until he suffered a massive heart attack while on the job. Due to his medical condition, he was forced into an early retirement. He served as the Past Commander at the ITAM Post #17 & was the past President of the Revere High Parents Football Club. Vinny was also known for coaching little league at St. Mary’s in Revere. He was always present for all of son’s games and his grandchildren’s as well. Vincent was a dedicated husband & father, always providing for his family & spending time with them.

He is the devoted husband of 56 years to Mary Lou (Sullivan) Lauria of Revere. Loving father of RPD Patrolman Andrew G. Lauria & Vincent M. Lauria, Jr. & wife Dawn. Cherished grandfather of Vincent M. Lauria, III, Drew H. Lauria, Hailey R. Lauria, Dante G. Lauria &Andrea M. Lauria all of Revere & one great grandson Brayden Oliver. Dear brother of Constance T. “Connie” Malone of Revere & her late husband Ret. Boston Police Det. Robert W. Malone. Beloved uncle of Revere Police. Lt. Thomas J. Malone & Joanne J. Willette & husband Kevin all of Revere. He is also lovingly survived by several grandnieces & grandnephews.


Services

Visiting Hours

Thursday, February 27th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Friday, February 28th at 12:00 p.m. in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Revere

Interment

Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Juvenile Diabetes, JDRF New England Chapter, 60 Walnut St., Wellesley Hills, MA 02841.


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23
Feb

Grace (Messina) Ruggiero

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Wednesday, February 26th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio and Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) REVERE, for Grace (Messina) Ruggiero, who died peacefully in the tender presence of her God, on Sunday, February 23rd at the Melrose-Wakefield Hospital, following a long illness, she just celebrated her 87th birthday on January 29th with her family. A funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Thursday, February 27th at 10:00 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in Most Blessed Sacrament Church, 1155 Main St., WAKEFIELD at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

Grace was born & raised in Santa Caterina, Villarmosa, Caltanissetta, Italy. In 1960, Grace was 27 years old when she came to America, settling in East Boston. Grace worked for a brief time as a seamstress in Boston’s Garment District. She was married shortly later, on November 18, 1962 to Mario Ruggiero. The couple remained in East Boston where together they raised their 3 children. In 1986, the family moved to Saugus until her passing. Her family felt overwhelmingly blessed to have had such a devout wife, mother & Nonna. She lived up to the epitome of her name, Grace. She was truly a lady of grace & strength. Caring for her family was always the top priority of her life. Cooking, sewing & caring were not tasks or chores, that is what she did and incredibly so well. There was no place she would want to be than to be around her loving family. She was undoubtedly a Matriarch that demonstrated her love and unwavering selfness for her entire family. Her presence will be greatly missed, her memory & love will continue on within her children. 

She is the devoted & beloved wife of 57 years to Mario Ruggiero, Sr. of Saugus. Cherished & loving mother of Rosemarie Williams & husband Joseph P. of Saugus, Josephine Ruggiero of Saugus & her companion Kenneth Cummings of New York City & Mario Ruggiero, Jr. & wife Dina of Saugus. Adored grandmother of Sean J. Williams of Saugus. Dear sister of Domenica Amico of East Boston, Salvatore Messina of Revere & the late Lella Messina & Giuseppe Messina. She is also lovingly survived by many nieces, nephews, grandnieces & grandnephews both here in the U.S. & Italy.


Services

Visiting Hours

Wednesday, February 26th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Thursday, February 27th at 11:00 a.m. in Most Blessed Sacrament Church, 1155 Main St., Wakefield

Interment

Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Most Blessed Sacrament Church, 1155 Main St., Wakefield, MA 01880.


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14
Feb

Olimpia (Volpe) Tollis

Family and friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Friday, February 21st from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., in Vertuccio and Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) REVERE, for Olimpia (Volpe) Tollis, who passed away peacefully at home on February 14, 2020 at the age of 86. Her funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Saturday, February 22nd at 9:00 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St., REVERE at 10:00 a.m. and immediately followed by interment at Holy Cross Cemetery & Mausoleum, Malden.

Olimpia was born and raised in Introdacqua, Province of L’Aquila, Abruzzo, Italy to Antonio and Maria Lerina (DelMonaco) Volpe. She immigrated to the United States in 1961. Olimpia was a homemaker but worked as a seamstress in Boston’s Garment District prior to the birth of her children and later at Giannino’s Greenhouse and Marino Ristorante. She was a devoted wife, mother, Nonna and friend whose passion was taking care of her family, cooking, baking, sewing and gardening.

She is the beloved wife of 58 years to Antonio Tollis. Loving mother of Anna Tollis of Saugus, Elisa Carfagnini and her husband Mario of Revere, Lina Tollis of Saugus and Antonio, Jr. and his wife Suzanne of Billerica. Adored grandmother “Nonna” of Antonio Carfagnini and Kayla Tollis. Cherished sister of Domenico Volpe of Italy, Carmela (Volpe) Colasante and her husband Domenico of Venezuela and the late Annafelice (Volpe) Restaino and her late husband Biagio and Giuseppe Volpe and his surviving wife Giulia. She is also survived by many cousins, nieces, nephews and dear friends.  Former member of St. Anthony’s Ladies Sodality & Sons of Italy Ladies Lodge.


Services

Visiting Hours

Friday, February 21st from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Saturday, February 22nd at 10:00 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Revere

Entombment

Holy Cross Cemetery (Chapel Hill Mausoleum), Malden

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Kevin O’Grady School, a program of the Northshore Education Consortium.  Please make checks payable to “Friends of NEC”, 112 Sohier Road, Beverly, MA 01915 or online at www.nsedu.org.


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9
Feb

Thomas E. McCarthy

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Saturday, February 15th, from 12:00 p.m. (Noon) to 3:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio and Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway  (Rt. 107) REVERE for Thomas E. McCarthy, who died on Sunday February 9th in his Beachmont home, with his loving family by his side after a most courageous battle with Pancreatic Cancer, he was 54 years old. Tom had a final request, that all of his friends & family who attend his visitation, please be dressed casually, wear a Boston Sports Team T- Shirt or that of a favorite Band T-shirt. Interment will be private.

Tom was a very proud lifelong resident of the Beachmont section in Revere. He was an alumnus of Revere High School, Class of 1983. He married Anne (Sciarappa) on April 1st, 1990. Later this year, they would have celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary. They remained in Revere, where they raised their two daughters, Teresa & Amanda.  Tom worked as a Group Leader in the Printing Division for Massachusetts Medical Society, a position he held for over 31 years until his health declined. Anyone who knew Tom, knew that he was more than just a Boston Sports Fan, he was unequivocally an enthusiast & collector. Tom loved his Boston Sports Teams, but the Patriots & Red Sox were his favorites. Although, he did very much enjoy watching the Celtics during the Larry Bird Era. Tom was a very humble man who was dedicated to his family. He was a modest man, and even at this time of sorrow, he wouldn’t want people mourning him, but to be celebrating his life with memories & a toast or two.

He is the devoted husband of Anne T. (Sciarappa) McCarthy of Revere. Proud & loving father of Teresa A. McCarthy – O’Hara & husband Revere Police Officer Kevin O’Hara of Beverly & Amanda M. McCarthy & companion Justin E. Esiason of Worcester. Beloved son of the late Joseph F., Sr. & Elizabeth A. (Tupper) McCarthy. Cherished brother of Joseph F. McCarthy & wife Anne of Rockland & Kathleen E. Maxwell & husband Michael of Hookset, New Hampshire. Dear son-in-law of Sandra Sciarappa & husband Alphonse “Al” Yoviene of Boynton Beach, Florida & dear brother-in-law of Catherine M. Murray of Malden. He is also survived by many loving nieces & nephews.


Services

Visiting Hours

Saturday, February 15th from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, 1500 Rosecrans Avenue, Suite 200, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266. (Click here to donate online)


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2
Feb

Leanne M. (Aucella) Fitzpatrick

Family & friends are invited to attend a Memorial Visitation on Saturday, February, 8th from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio and Smith, Home for Funerals 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) REVERE for Leanne M. (Aucella) Fitzpatrick, who died on Sunday, February 2nd after being stricken at her home, she was 61 years old. A Funeral Service will follow the visitation in the funeral home at 2:15 p.m. Interment will be Private.

Leanne was born & raised in Revere and was an Alumna of Revere High School, Class of 1976. Leanne worked for over 25 years as a Medical Billing Coordinator at North Suburban Orthopedics. She was a devoted Mother & Nana. Family was paramount in her life, she was extremely close with her siblings, especially her sisters. She was always willing to give you her opinion whether you wanted or not. She was a sports fan of all sports, but was a Patriots “Super Fan”. Leanne was also loved dining for seafood, especially lobster, her absolute favorite. She enjoyed finding & trying new seafood restaurants. She was also a movie buff, she enjoyed watching movies all types of movies at home and in the theater.  Her & her family possessed a unique ability to laugh & joke no matter what the situation, which helped when Leanne was forced to stop working due to here diagnosis of Lymphoma. She battled the illness like a warrior and never gave up. She will be missed by all of her family for her sense of humor, wit, strong minded personality, her stubbornness & her unwavering love she had for all of them.

She is the beloved daughter of the late Dolores T. (Sanchez) Palazzolo & her late husband Patrick A. She is the proud & loving mother of John M. Fitzpatrick of Somerville & Nicole Fitzpatrick of East Boston. Adored nana of Aria Lee Fitzpatrick. Cherished sister of Ellen E. Bergeron & husband Arthur of Tewksbury, Albert C. Aucella of Winthrop, Brian J. Aucella of Revere, Stacy A. Hittinger of Revere & her late husband Scott Hittinger & Patrick A. Palazzolo, Jr. of Groveland, Florida. She is also lovingly survived by many nieces, nephews & grandnieces & grandnephews.


Services

Memorial Visitation

Saturday, February 8th from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Funeral Service

Saturday, February 8th at 2:15 p.m. in the funeral home

Interment

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl.,  Memphis, TN 38105-9959.


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