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Patricia K. (Gill) Hanlon-Vaccaro

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Monday, December 30th, 2013 in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107), Revere beginning at 9 a.m. for Patricia K. (Gill) Hanlon-Vaccaro, who died on Thursday, December 26th following a long illness at Boston’s Massachusetts General Hospital, at 86 years.  The visitation will be followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Revere at 11 a.m., followed by interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.  Born & raised in Revere, “Patsy” as she was affectionately known, was a 1944 alumna of Revere High School.  “Patsy” served as a bartender in local restaurants & also was a salesperson in retail in her working career.  She was the wife of the late, Sarro J. “Butch” Vaccaro & Thomas J. Hanlon, Jr.  She is the cherished mother of Donna P. Buckley & her late husband Paul J. Buckley of Revere, Thomas J. Hanlon, III & his wife Mary of Fairfax Station, VA, Denise Jones & her late husband Howard F. Jones, Jr. of Revere, & William F. Hanlon of Revere.  She is the devoted grandmother of Paul J. Buckley & Sean P. Buckley both of Revere, Kelley Pisaturo of Plymouth, Shannon Chiesa & her husband Steven of Malden, Brian T. Hanlon of San Francisco, CA, Alison K. & Kevin J. Hanlon both of Fairfax, VA, Howard F. Jones, III of Medford, Tara Maranian & her husband Jeffrey of Watertown, Jamie K. & Torin Hanlon both of Saugus.  She was the dear sister of the late William F. Downes, Jr.  She is also lovingly survived by Denise’s fiancee, Louis DiDonna of Medford, 15 great-grandchildren, 4 great-great-grandchildren, & several nieces & nephews.  Patsy was also the daughter of the late, William F. Gill & Katherine P. (Doherty) Gill-Downes.


Visiting Hours

Monday, December 30th, 2013 from 9 – 10:30 a.m.

Funeral Mass

Monday, December 30th, 2013 at 11 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Revere.


Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.


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