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31
Jul

Marguerite Maurice

Family and friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) Revere on Monday, August 8th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., for Marguerite Maurice, who passed away on Saturday, July 30th. A Funeral Service will be conducted in the Funeral Home at 12:00 p.m. (Noon) followed by interment in Pine Grove Cemetery, Lynn.


Services

Visiting Hours

Monday, August 8th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Funeral Service

Monday, August 8th at 12:00 p.m. (Noon) in the Funeral Home

Interment

Pine Grove Cemetery, Lynn


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27
Jul

Linda J. (Murray) Costa

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Tuesday, August 2nd from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rt.107) Revere for Linda J. (Murray) Costa, who died peacefully on Wednesday, July 27th surrounded by her loving family at her home in Lynnfield, following a long illness, she was 75 years old. A Funeral Service will be conducted in the funeral home at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody.

Linda was born & raised in Lynn, where she was educated in Lynn Public Schools. She was married in 1964 to her husband, Jackie Costa. The couple settled in East Boston, where they began their life together and started their family. Linda was a devoted & loving wife & mother. She proudly raised her four children and took great pride doing so. In addition, she also worked full time as a bank teller for the Telephone Workers Credit Union in both the Boston & Stoneham locations. Linda & her husband later moved to Wakefield and eventually to Lynnfield. She was happiest being at home and enjoying her family being together. She was known for her great cooking and looked forward to preparing many meals over the years for her family. She will be truly missed.

She is the beloved wife of 58 years to John J. “Jackie” Costa of Lynnfield, formerly of East Boston. Loving mother of Cynthia L. Lander & her husband Mark of Peabody, Linda J. Costa of Wakefield, David J. Costa of Lynnfield & the late Michael J. Costa. She is the cherished grandmother of Rebecca Costa of Wakefield, Christine Lander, Joseph Lander & John Lander, all of Peabody & great grandmother of Dominic. Dear sister of the late Patricia Patrazza. She is also lovingly survived by her two nephews and her faithful Boston Terrier “Molly”.


Services

Visiting Hours

Tuesday, August 2nd from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Funeral Service

Tuesday, August 2nd at 11:00 a.m. in the Funeral Home

Interment

Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody


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26
Jul

Barbara A. (Hurlbert) Farren

Family and friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Tuesday, August 2nd from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) Revere for Barbara A. (Hurlbert) Farren, who passed away on July 26th following a brief illness. She was 68 years old. A Funeral Service will be conducted in the Funeral Home at 7:00 p.m. Interment will be held privately.

Barbara was raised in Saugus and was the daughter of Donald J. and Geraldine L. (Berthold) Hurlbert. She was educated in Saugus schools and was a graduate of Saugus High School. She worked for over 20 years as a home health aide for Intercity caring for and supporting patients in the comfort of their homes. She enjoyed spending time with her two sons and family, watching classic black and white movies and spoiling her cats.

She is the devoted mother of Jeffrey N. Farren of Revere and Christopher M. Farren and his wife Laura of Nashua, NH. She is the dear sister of Douglas G. Hurlbert of Boston, Mark B. Hurlbert of Amesbury and Pamela J. Tracia and her husband William “Billy” of Lynnfield. She is also lovingly survived by Neil J. Farren of Saugus and many nieces, nephews, grandnieces, and grandnephews.


Services

Visiting Hours

Tuesday, August 2nd from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Funeral Service

Tuesday, August 2nd at 7:00 p.m. in the Funeral Home

Interment

Will be Private


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24
Jul

Giovanni M. Furia

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) Revere on Saturday, July 30th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for Giovanni M. Furia, who passed away on July 24th. He was 86 years old. A Funeral Service will be conducted in the Funeral Home at 12:15 p.m., followed by interment in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody.

Born in Catignano, Pescara, Italy, he was the son of Gaetano & Giuseppina (Calandro) Furia. He attended schools in Italy and he soon immigrated to the United States. Only a few years after his arrival, he enlisted in the U.S. Army and honorably served the country he now called home, during the Vietnam Era. He was honorably discharged in 1960. He married Rossana (Bartlolacci) and the couple settled in East Boston and began their family. They would soon move to Revere and would remain there for over 50 years. Giovanni was a hard-working man who took great pride in supporting his family. He enjoyed a career spanning over 25 years with Alitalia Airlines as a Passenger Representative. He retired in the early 1990s and enjoyed his retirement spending time with his family. He was known as a generous man who was always willing to lend a helping hand. He enjoyed rolling up his sleeves and working with his hands and he was an all-around “handyman”. He was especially proficient in working on automobiles.

He is the beloved husband of Rossana A. (Bartolacci) Furia of Peterborough, NH. Devoted father of Stephanie R. Keane & her husband George Kevin of Dublin, NH and Andrea Furia-Helms & her husband Louis of Glenn Dale, MD. Dear brother of Elena Furia of Revere and the late Adele Alessandroni, Gennaro Furia, Gabriel Furia & Maria (Furia) Cronin. He is also lovingly survived by several nieces & nephews.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the American Parkinson Disease Association by visiting www.apdaparkinson.org.


Services

Visiting Hours

Saturday, July 30th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Saturday, July 30th at 12:15 p.m. in the Funeral Home

Interment

Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody


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22
Jul

Marguerite (D’Orlando) Nott

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Wednesday, July 27th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rt. 107) Revere for Marguerite (D’Orlando) Nott, who died peacefully in her residence in Revere following a long illness, she was 96 years old. A funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Thursday, July 28th at 10:00 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St., Revere at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow immediately in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody.

Marguerite was born in the family home in Revere on Furness St., to her parents Leonard & Concetta (DiBlasi) D’Orlando. She was one of seven children. She was raised & educated in Revere and was an alumna of Revere High School, Class of 1944. She was later married to her husband, Lawrence E. Nott and remained living in her family home, where they began to raise their three children. Marguerite was a devoted mother & wife and did everything for her family. She was most happy when she was surrounded by the love & joy her family gave her. Marguerite was most proud of living at her home on Furness Street her for entire life. She was also a very active member of the Revere Senior Center, where she stayed active and forged many wonderful friendships. 

She is the beloved wife of 58 years to the late Lawrence E. Nott. Loving mother of Patricia Cafarelli & her husband Nicholas of Peabody, John Nott & his wife Mary Ellen of Medford & Paul Nott of Medford. She is the dear sister of the late Louise Tartaro, Angela Cangiano, Rose Moscatel, Eleanor Fleet, Catherine Gaurdino, & Albert D’Orlando. Cherished Nana to four grandchildren, nine great grandchildren & one great great grandchild.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Bishop Reed The Catholic TV Network, P.O. Box 9196 Watertown, MA 02471.


Services

Visiting Hours

Wednesday, July 27th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Funeral Home

Funeral Mass

Thursday, July 28th at 11:00 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Revere

Interment

Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody


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20
Jul

Jeanne M. LaPointe

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Family & friends are respectfully invited to attend Visiting Hours on Thursday, August 4th from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rt. 107) Revere for Jeanne M. LaPointe, who died on Wednesday July 20th at the Whidden Memorial Hospital in Everett following a brief illness, she was 73 years old. A funeral will be conducted from the Funeral Home on Friday, August 5th beginning at 10:00 a.m., followed by a Funeral Service in the Funeral home at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

Jeanne was born in Norwood & was raised & educated in Revere. She was an alumna of Immaculate Conception School, Class of 1967. Immediately after graduation, Jeanne began to work at the Veterans Affairs Administration in Boston, currently Department of Veteran Affairs. She began her career working in the typing pool, later she became a Paralegal, working her way up to Network Administrator & IT. Her career spanned over 40 years of service, retiring in 2017. Jeanne also was very dedicated to her parents and caring for them through the years. Jeanne was very humble and was pleased with the little things in life. She was an animal lover and enjoyed being home and watching her favorite television shows with her schnauzer, “Shanay”.

She is the devoted daughter of the late Edward A. LaPointe, Sr. & Marie D. (Connery) LaPointe. Cherished sister of Edward A. LaPointe, Jr. & wife Sandra of Sandown, NH, Joseph W. LaPointe & wife Donna M. of Hooksett, NH & Paul J. LaPointe, Sr. of No. Brookfield, MA. She is also lovingly survived by many nieces, nephews, grandnieces & grandnephews.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 1120, Framingham, MA 01701.


Services

Visiting Hours

Thursday, August 4th from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Funeral Service

Friday, August 5th at 11:00 a.m. in the Funeral Home

Interment

Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett


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18
Jul

Henry P. Lesburt, Jr.

Family & friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass on Monday, August 1st at 11:00 a.m. in St. Adelaide Church, 708 Lowell St., PEABODY for Henry Peter Lesburt, Jr., who passed peacefully in Pompano Beach Florida on July 18, 2022 with his devoted wife, Jeannine (Laurano-Trigilio) Lesburt and close family friends by his side after a very long and courageous battle with cancer.

Henry was a man who lived life as he wanted, worked hard at any job he wanted to see to fruition, respected all colleagues, but most of all loved his family and friends deeply. He was a treasured friend to many. He previously was a resident of Peabody Massachusetts before his retirement.

Born and raised in Lynn Massachusetts to Attorney Henry Lesburt and Monica Lesburt, Henry was the loving brother to sisters Gloria (George-deceased) Upton of Newburyport MA ,and Rosalind (Fred) McGlinchey of Langdon, NH.

Henry and Jeannine shared a combined family of three sons and a daughter: James Lesburt of Taunton MA, Alex Lesburt (predeceased) of Nahant MA, Barbara Cohee (Rick) of Lynnfield and step-son Marc (Leigh)Trigilio of Greensboro NC.

Henry was a Veteran who served in the United States Army on overseas tours both in Germany and Vietnam. He was an astute successful businessman and was revered by his colleagues for his business acumen.

Since retiring to Florida, Henry served as President and Director of his condo association for many years, was an avid golfer and member of the Pompano Beach Men’s Golf League, and a member of St Gabriel’s Parish St Vincent de Paul Society where he enjoyed serving monthly meals to the homeless.

Henry had a great sense of adventure and in his spare time, he with his wife traveled the world visiting, Asia, Europe, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Iceland, Canada and Antartica.

Together they had 12 grandchildren, Kaela Lesburt, Sydney Lesburt, Emily Lesburt, Alex Jr (AJ) Lesburt, Briana Lesburt , Tino (Sara) Cohee, Gino Cohee, Max Cohee, Bret Cohee, Liliana Trigilio, Carlina Trigilio, Amalia Trigilio.

Henry’s nieces and nephews were a large part of his life during the younger years. His is also survived by Linda Coddens, Christine McNeil Delisio, Scott Gnong (deceased), Jameson McCarthy, and Peter Light along with several great nieces and nephews.

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


Services

Memorial Mass

Monday, August 1st at 11:00 a.m. in St. Adelaide Church, 708 Lowell St., Peabody


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17
Jul

Marilyn A. (Flynn) Newhook

Family & friends are invited to attend a Memorial Funeral Mass on Tuesday, July 26th in the Immaculate Conception Church (Corner of Beach St. & Winthrop Ave.) REVERE at 12:00 p.m., for Marilyn A. (Flynn) Newhook, who passed away peacefully at the Leonard Florence Center for Living, in Chelsea, on July 17th. She was 94 years old. Interment will follow immediately in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.

Born in Boston, she was the daughter of Henry J. “Harry” & Frances (McCarthy) Flynn. She was raised in Revere and attended Revere schools, graduating from Revere High School. She married Thomas A. Newhook and the couple settled in Dorchester, where she remained for over 60 years. A dedicated homemaker and wife, Marilyn also worked outside of the home at Old Mr. Boston distillery in Boston for many years. Her beloved husband, Thomas, passed away in July of 1999. Marilyn was a devout catholic and was dedicated to her large extended family. Her greatest joy and expression of her love was cooking and baking. She loved to cook for her family and was known for her unforgettable eggplant parmesan, coffee cake, hot fudge sauce and her delicious Christmas cookies, just to name a few. She will be remembered for her kindness and generosity. Marilyn was also an avid sports fan, especially dedicated to the Boston Red Sox and the New England Patriots.

She is the beloved wife of the late Thomas A. Newhook. Devoted daughter of the late Henry J. “Harry” & Frances (McCarthy) Flynn. Dear sister of Robert T. “Roddy” Flynn & his late wife Phyllis of Revere, Laurence “Larry” Flynn & his wife Linda of Naples, Florida and the late William “Billy” Flynn & his surviving wife Dorothy, the late Francis X. “Fran” Flynn & late wife Marna, the late John “Jack” & late wife Helen, the late Charles “Charlie” & late wife Mildred, the late Henry J. “Harry” & late wife Rita, the late Geraldine F. Scigliano & her surviving husband Robert of Nahant, the late Eugene “Gus” & late wife Pat and the late Joan Tsiumis & late husband John. Cherished aunt of the late Jay Tsiumis & Joan Kitsis and also lovingly survived by many adoring & proud nieces, nephews, grandnieces & grandnephews.

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


Services

Memorial Funeral Mass

Tuesday, July 26th at 12:00 p.m. in the Immaculate Conception Church, Revere

Interment

Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden


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15
Jul

Vincent “Vinny” Grieco

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Friday, July 22nd from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) REVERE for Vincent “Vinny” Grieco, of 140 Falcon St., East Boston, who passed away peacefully in his sleep, surrounded by family at his daughter and son-in-law’s home in Newbury, NH on July 15th, 2022. A Funeral Service will be conducted in the Funeral Home on Saturday, July 23rd at 11:00 a.m., followed by interment in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.

Vinny was born on January 3, 1937 and was a cherished and loved father, father-in-law, grandfather “Beba”, beloved partner, brother, uncle, and friend. He was well known in East Boston, the city where he lived his best life. He especially enjoyed the club, the beach, dancing, karaoke, and Santarpio’s. Vinny retired from the MBTA after a long, successful career, freeing up his golden years to live his life to the fullest. He was happiest when he was with his family and friends, and he will be missed dearly by all who loved and were loved by him.

Vinny is survived by his beloved, Kathy Pacitto. He is the devoted father of Eric Grieco & his wife Kimberly (Vizinho) Grieco and Kristen (Grieco) Schultz & her husband Stephen Schultz. Cherished grandfather of Christopher Grieco & his fiancé Kristin Murphy, Aimee Grieco, Ella Morey, Ryan Grieco, & Tyler Grieco. Dear brother of Ercolino “Eddie” Grieco, Rita Grieco, Natalie Green, Rosemarie Obrien, Lana Foster and the late Anthony J. Grieco, Alexander “Lefty” Grieco, Lucy Rallo & Anna Babcock. Devoted son of the late Ercole and Carmella Grieco. He is also lovingly survived by lots of nieces and nephews & even more great nieces and nephews.


Services

Visiting Hours

Friday, July 22nd from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Saturday, July 23rd at 11:00 a.m. in the Funeral Home

Interment

Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden


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7
Jul

James N. “Skip” Giovanni, Sr.

Family & friends are respectfully invited to attend a Memorial Visitation on Friday, July 15th, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rt.107) Revere for one of Revere’s finest gentleman, James N. “Skip” Giovanni, Sr., who died on Wednesday, July 6th at his home in Revere surrounded by his loving family, following a long illness. He was 92 years old. A Funeral Service will be held in the funeral home at 1:15 pm, immediately followed with interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

Skip was born in his family’s house on Dec. 20, 1929, to his late parents, James C. “Murphy” & Bertha A. (McKenna) Giovanni. He was a lifelong resident of Revere where he was raised & educated. Shortly after high school, Skip enlisted in the United States Army and proudly served his country. Skip returned home to Revere and worked various jobs before beginning a career with the City of Revere. He became a supervisor in the water department and retired after 35 years of service. Skip was a proud father of his daughter, Dawn & his son, James. He was very present in their lives as he always gave his children good, sound advice. He loved his grandchildren unconditionally and made special relationships with each of them. Skip had a profound relationship with his only sister, Barbara, and made his home with her. They were best friends and they constantly looked out for one another. Skip had a great personality that easily made him friends wherever he went. He enjoyed going to the Continental Restaurant and socializing as well as dancing and attending parties. He was always fastidious about the way he dressed, and his hair was always perfect. He was kind, generous and would help out anyone he could. He was a late member of the Orioles Club & Soccorso Club in Revere and former member of the Danvers Fish & Game Club.  He was a regular at the “Bagel Bin” and he and his crew would meet and talk about current events and how to fix the world today. Skip, along with his sister, would jar vinegar peppers & stuffed peppers and gift them away. These peppers were a real treat to many who received them. Skip was a man who was truly a class act and to know him was to love him. He was a special man and will be deeply missed by all.

He is the loving father of Dawn B. Zaferakis & her husband Terry of Ashburn, VA & James N. Giovanni, Jr. & his wife Carlene M. of Haverhill. Dear brother & best friend to Barbara A. DiMarco of Revere & her late husband Raymond. Cherished grandfather of Justin T. Zaferakis of SC., Nico J. Giovanni & Liam L. Giovanni, both of Haverhill. He is also lovingly survived by many cousins, friends & extended family.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Operation Smile, 3641 Faculty Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23453.


Services

Memorial Visitation

Friday, July 15th from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Friday, July 15th at 1:15 p.m. in the Funeral Home

Interment

Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett


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