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Robert J. Lanza

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Wednesday, June 17th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107) Revere for Robert J. Lanza, who died on Monday, June 15th at Union Hospital, Lynn, following a lengthy illness. His Funeral Service will be conducted in the funeral home at 12:00 Noon on Thursday, June 18th followed by interment at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett.
Born in Winthrop, he was a life-long resident of Revere and an alumnus of RHS, Class of 1969. Mr. Lanza enjoyed a 43 year long career with the US Postal Service, as a letter carrier in Revere. He retired in 2012. He was the beloved son of the late Rudolph U. Lanza and Josephine (DiGiulio) Lanza. He does leave behind his faithful and best friend, Nicholas C. Chitopoulos and his family of Medford. Mr. Lanza leaves no immediate survivors.


Visiting Hours

Wednesday, June 17th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Service

Thursday, June 18th at 12:00 p.m. Noon in the Funeral Home


Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

Remembrances may be made to your favorite charity.

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  1. Sandra O'Connell
    Jun 25 2015

    Dear Nick:
    I was so sorry to hear that Bob passed away. You have my deepest sympathies and my admiration for being so loyal to him through the worst part of his life.

  2. Vincent Clucas
    Jun 22 2015

    Bobby Lanza was one of the greatest softball pitchers in the Boston Area for many years. He was also a great person, and payed of many teams with and against him.
    May he rest in peace, and God has one hell of a competitor up there.

  3. John Mackay
    Jun 18 2015

    Bobby was a good friend and co worker,he will be missed.I visited him many times in the hospital and in rehab,he never complained and was always cheerful, I will think of him often. John Mackay

  4. Richard Wanyo
    Jun 17 2015

    Rest in Peace Bobby, your memory will forever be in our minds and hearts.
    Richard & Roberta Wanyo

  5. Marie A Maglione Bright
    Jun 17 2015

    Sorry Bobby was one of the nicest kids I knew.

  6. AnnMarie Lanza
    Jun 16 2015

    Bobby Lanza leaves behind his aunt Anna Sciaraffa, uncle Bob DiGiulio and his wife Marie, several cousins from Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, Florida and Pennsylvania, who are mourning his loss.

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