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Pasquale E. “Pat” DeMarco

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Friday, September 13th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) REVERE, for Pasquale E. “Pat” DeMarco, who passed on Wednesday, September 11th, in the Boston Medical Center, following a year long illness. His funeral will be conducted from the Funeral Home on Saturday, September 14th, at 9:00 a.m., followed by the Funeral Mass in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St., REVERE at 10:00 a.m. & immediately followed by interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

Born in Brockton, “Pat” & his family came to live in East Boston for a short time & then moved to Revere over 70 years ago. “Pat” joined the U.S. Army in January of 1953 & served until December of 1954, serving as a Corporal. Upon returning from the military, he began working in the construction field, soon joining with his two brothers, founding their own construction company, “DeMarco Brothers Construction.” Later, he would found his own construction company & continue completing his college education at Wentworth Institute of Boston. And, in God’s time, would enter into the world of academia as a Professor at Wentworth Institute for over 30 years, teaching building codes, their application, the administrative structure & actual on-site experiences. He retired from Wentworth with the honorable title of Professor Emeritus. Professor DeMarco would long relish in the joy that his teaching & his students brought to him. He held his membership with the Revere Council, Knights of Columbus #179 for over 60 years. He was an active member of the Immaculate Conception Parish Community and was indeed remembered for his volunteered services & certainly for his magnanimous generosity. Until the day of his passing, he remained on the payroll at Revere City Hall within several departments advising & consulting in building codes and ethics. He held that position for over 20 years.

He is the beloved husband of 64 years to Jennie (Forti) DeMarco. Cherished father of Damian B. DeMarco & wife Mary of Revere, David DeMarco & wife Donna of Marlborough, MA, Daria Saia & husband Charles J. “Chuck” Saia of Londonderry, NH & Deirdre Damiano & husband Stephen Damiano of Revere. Devoted grandfather of Daria C. Saia of Derry, NH, Stephen Damiano, Jr. & wife Jacqueline of Revere, AnnMarie Censullo & husband Stephen of Londonderry, NH, Christopher Damiano of Revere, Salvatore C. Saia of Londonderry, NH, Nicholas D. DeMarco of Revere, Gina M. DeMarco of Manhattan, NY, & Sara J. DeMarco of Marlborough, MA. Dear brother to Marie Fowler & husband Joseph of Tampa Bay, FL & the late Joseph, Antonio & James V. DeMarco. He is also lovingly survived by 2 great grandchildren, Tresor & Gianna & many proud nieces & nephews.

A very special acknowledgement to the entire staff at Mennino Intensive Care Unit – B at Boston Medical Center. For, not only their kind & exemplary skills they showered upon our “Papa Chuck”, but for the almost magical peace of mind rendered to our entire family & extended family. All of you have earned the heartfelt title of “Angel”.


Visiting Hours

Friday, September 13th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Saturday, September 14th at 10:00 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Revere


Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Boston Medical Center, Office of Development, 801 Mass Ave. Boston, MA 02118-2393. (Make checks payable to Mennino Intensive Care Unit – B.)

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  1. Anthony Caputo
    May 4 2022

    Pat, was my mentor in the Fire Protection Engineering Industry guiding me in my first job out of college. A terrific teacher and wonderful man. Pat was like a second Dad providing deep friendship and guidance. I owe my carrier to Pat and will always be grateful. Sorry I just learned of your passing. May God Bless and hold you in his loving arms.

  2. Richie Tartarini
    Apr 11 2020

    Very sorry my friend. Richie T.

  3. CeCe Fagan
    Sep 13 2019

    Chuck was a true gentleman and one of the nicest guys I have ever met. Always kind and such a joy to be around. So sorry Jenny and to the DeMarco Family. May he Rest In Peace!!❤️

  4. William j Maloney
    Sep 13 2019

    My Uncle Chuck will miss but not forgotten, from all tha families in California and Maine. I especially remember his short funny comments and and his great SMILE . Billy boy

  5. sean manion
    Sep 12 2019

    Pat you were a true gentleman and a great mentor. Your intelligence, wit and wisdom I will never forget. My condolences go out to your entire family. May you rest in peace my friend.


  6. Richard Pasquariello
    Sep 12 2019

    My sincere condolences to the DeMarco family on the loss of Pat.

    I have known Pat only a short time meeting him through the Knights of Columbus about three years ago.However short the time it was it was my pleasure to have known him and call him my Brother Knight.Pat was truly a gentleman’s gentleman.

    Pat Rest In Peace.

    Richard Pasquariello.

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