• December 28 2018,  Malden Obituaries,  Obituaries

    Br. James Mahoney, CFX – Obituary

    Br. James Mahoney, CFX Xaverian Educator. Of Danvers, Dec. 20, age 85, a Malden native who was a Xaverian Brother for sixty-eight years who taught at St. John’s Prep, Danvers, Malden Catholic, Xaverian Brothers High School, and St. John’s HS in Shrewsbury. Brother James is survived by his older brother, Brother John Mahoney, CFX., of Danvers, his religious brothers around the world, and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his siblings Eugene, Margaret, Josephine, Patricia, and Jeremiah. His Funeral Mass was celebrated on Wednesday, December 26 in the Chapel of Saint John’s Preparatory School, Danvers. Burial followed in Xaverian Brothers Cemetery, Danvers. In lieu of flowers, donations may…

  • December 28 2018,  Malden Obituaries,  Obituaries

    Josephine A. (Rosa) Rucci – Obituary

    Josephine A. (Rosa) Rucci In Reading, formerly of Malden, Dec. 18, 2018. Beloved wife of the late William F. Rucci Sr. Loving mother of William F. Rucci Jr. & his wife Renee of Middleton & Karen R. Bergthold & her husband Charles of Brookline. Dear sister of Jean Rucci & her husband Robert & the late Carl Rosa & his late wife Ethel, & Ronald Rosa & his surviving wife Rosemarie. Cherished grandmother of Nicholas Rucci & Erika Johnston & her husband Sean. She is also survived by many nieces & nephews. Funeral from the A. J. Spadafora Funeral Home, Malden, on Saturday, Dec. 22, followed by a Mass of…

  • December 28 2018,  Obituaries,  Revere Obituaries

    Peter Francis Frassica – Obituary

    Peter Francis Frassica At 92, of East Boston, formerly of Revere, passed away on Thursday, December 13, 2018. Cherished son of the late Frank and Josephine (LaRosa) Frassica. Beloved husband of the late Mary Anne (Caruso) Frassica. Loving father of Dr. Frank Frassica and his wife Dr. Deborah Frassica, Peter Frassica and his wife Jennifer, Patricia Granger and her husband John, Jeanne Frassica, and John Frassica and his loving companion Lisa Markarian. Adored grandfather of Anne-Marie Frassica and her husband Justin Chak, Carolyn Wescott and her husband Parks, Frank Frassica, Lyzzie Rogers, Sasha Frassica, and great-grandfather of Elliott and Liam. Caring brother of the late John Frassica. Peter was a…

  • December 28 2018,  Everett Obituaries,  Obituaries

    Anthony F. Soldano Sr. – Obituary

    Anthony F. Soldano Sr. Of Everett on December 22. Beloved husband of Catherine (Cichocki) Soldano of Pelham, NH. Loving father of Crena Pacheco and her husband Tom of Peabody, Ariann Nice and her husband Shawn of Malden, Anthony Frank Soldano Jr. and Jessica Bugg of Everett and Robyn Soldano and Kevin McCue of Stoneham. Son of the late Frank B. Sr. and Gina D. (Rauseo) Soldano of Everett.  Brother of Frank B. Jr., Stephen J., Salvatore R., Gina S. and Joseph M. Soldano. He is survived by 5 loving grandchildren Shawn Nice Jr.,  Brandon Nice, Trevor Pacheco, Kyle Pacheco and Anthony Joseph Soldano. Funeral from the Salvatore Rocco and Sons…

  • December 28 2018,  Obituaries,  Revere Obituaries

    Anthony J. Greco – Obituary

    Anthony J. Greco Of Revere, formerly of Newton, age 77, Dec. 17, 2018. He leaves his wife of 56 years Teresa (Riccio) Greco; son Steven Greco and his wife Jennifer of Newton; brother Frank Greco and wife Leslie of Milford; grandchildren Alexander Greco of Texas and Josephine Greco of Newton; nephew James V. Riccio of Wilmington. He was predeceased by his mother Josephine (Izzo) Greco. In lieu of flowers, donations in Anthony’s memory may be made to: Leukemia And Lymphoma Society, 70 Walnut St., Suite 301, Wellesley, MA 02481.Services from the Magni Funeral Home, Newton on Thursday, Dec. 20. Funeral Mass from Our Lady Help of Christians Church,. Burial Calvary…

  • December 28 2018,  Malden Obituaries,  Obituaries

    Paul J. Olson – Obituary

    Paul J. Olson December 19th. Beloved son of Helen (Lynch) Olson of Malden, and the late James F. Olson Sr. Dear brother of Janet Person and her husband John of Malden, Sr. Clare Marie Olson, OSC (Carol Olson) of Wappingers Falls, NY, Nancy Leininger and her partner Elizabeth Willis of Billerica, James F. Olson Jr. and his wife Catherine of Surfside, SC, Mary Gioiosa and her husband John of Malden, John Olson of Wilmington and the late Robert Olson. Paul was the loving uncle to several nieces and nephews. He was born in Malden and had been a lifelong resident. For many years, he owned and operated General Card, a…

  • December 28 2018,  Obituaries,  Revere Obituaries

    James E. “Sam” Furlong – Obituary

    James E. “Sam” Furlong Retired 38 Year Boston Police Officer. 97 years of age. Of Revere formerly of Charlestown, December 15, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy M. (McFadden) Furlong. Devoted father of Donna Burke & late husband Thomas, David Furlong & wife Barbara, Debra Furlong & husband Joseph Rock, Denise Furlong & husband Dana Levy, Doreen Rizzo & husband Dave & the late Diane Furlong. Loving Grampy to 9 grandchildren & 3 great-grandchildren. Also many loving nieces & nephews. Services on Tuesday, December 18 in The Carr Funeral Home, Charlestown, followed by his Funeral Mass in St. Francis De Sales Church, Charlestown. Burial is private. Late U.S. Navy…

  • December 28 2018,  Malden Obituaries,  Obituaries

    Beverly A. (Piccirilli) Willis – Obituary

    Beverly A. (Piccirilli) Willis Lifelong resident of Malden, Dec. 18, 2018, on her 68th birthday at home surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of 47 years to Ray Willis. Daughter of the late John “Pickles” & Florence (Spadafora) Piccirilli. Loving mother of Christopher Willis & his wife Gina of Lynn, Eric Willis & his wife Grace of Weymouth, Jonna Willis of Malden & Ray Willis III & his wife Liz of Melrose. Cherished grandmother of Jeremy, Alec, Hannah, Trent, Ray IV, Eric, & Blake Willis, & sister of John Piccirilli Jr. Funeral from the A. J. Spadafora Funeral Home, Malden, on Monday, Dec. 24, followed by a Mass of…

  • December 28 2018,  Obituaries,  Revere Obituaries

    James Ciampa – Obituary

    James Ciampa Of Revere, formerly of East Boston, on December 18, 2018. Beloved husband of 49 yrs. to Patricia A. (Maggio). Devoted father of John of Cambridge and Christopher of Saugus. Dear brother of Carmine Ciampa and his wife Joanna of Lynnfield, and the late John, Fred, Ralph, Theresa Brutza, Grace Mangiafico, Caroline DiBiase , and Joseph Ciampa. Also survived by 2 loving sisters-in-law, Betty Ciampa and Netta Ciampa, and many nieces and nephews. Funeral Services in the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home, Revere, on Saturday, December 22James was born and raised in East Boston before moving to Revere. James served in the U.S Army. In lieu of flowers,…