• December 14 2018,  Obituaries,  Saugus Obituaries

    Lynn E. LaFerla – Obituary

    Lynn E. LaFerla At 65, of Methuen, passed away Monday, December 3, 2018 at her home. She was born in Boston, the daughter of the late Salvatore and Gladys (Valiquette) LaFerla. Lynn was raised in Saugus and was a graduate of Saugus High School. She also worked for many years at the Internal Revenue Service. Lynn was an active member of the Universalist Unitarian Church of Haverhill. She loved her church and devoted countless hours volunteering and helping others. She was also a talented artist and a loving “Grammy” to her two grandchildren. Lynn was predeceased by her daughter, Claire Krupica. She is survived by her son, Nicholas Krupica and…

  • December 14 2018,  Obituaries,  Saugus Obituaries

    Kathryn P. (Mullen) Forbes – Obituary

    Kathryn P. (Mullen) Forbes Of Saugus, formerly of Chelsea, age 66, December 6th. Loving wife for 45 years of John F. Forbes. Beloved mother of David Forbes & his wife Leah of Dunstable, Eileen O’Connell & her husband Shawn of Saugus. Cherished grandmother of Shawn, Abigail, Ryan, & Sarah. Dear sister of Francis Mullin of NH, Maureen Larkin of Medford, Eileen Robbins of Lynn, Christine D’Eon of Saugus. Funeral from the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home on Tuesday, December 11, followed by a Funeral Mass in Blessed Sacrament Church, Saugus. Interment Riverside Cemetery, Saugus. In lieu of flowers, donations in Kathryn’s name can be made to the National M.S. Society – New…

  • December 07 2018,  Obituaries,  Saugus Obituaries

    Dorothy M. (O’Hara) McGrath – Obituary

    Dorothy M. (O’Hara) McGrath Of Saugus, formerly of Dorchester, age 76, November 25th. Adored wife of the late Paul F. McGrath with whom she shared 48 years of marriage. Cherished mother of Paul F. McGrath, Jr. & his wife BethAnn of NJ, Sheila Firth of Peabody, Sean McGrath of Saugus, Timothy McGrath & his wife Rita of Watertown, Chistopher McGrath of Nahant, Jamie McGrath & her husband Nicholas Smith of Saugus. Beloved grandmother of Ashley & Robert Firth, Elizabeth, Dorothy & Jacqueline McGrath. Loving sister of Carol Pepi of Winthrop, Leona Orlando of Revere, Kevin O’Hara of NH, Patricia D’Addario of NH, and the late James & Richard O’Hara. Also…

  • December 07 2018,  Obituaries,  Revere Obituaries,  Saugus Obituaries

    Henry A. “Hank” Tranfaglia – Obituary

    Henry A. “Hank” Tranfaglia In Saugus, formerly of (Beachmont) Revere, age 95, November 19. Husband of the late Maria (Leban) Tranfaglia. Loving father of John A. Tranfaglia & his wife Rosanne of Winthrop, Carol Sampson & her husband Ernie of Saugus, & the late Judith Ann Tranfaglia. Beloved grandfather of Kristin Coffey & her husband Thomas, Jodi Rice & her husband Chuck, Michael Sampson & his wife Maureen, Christopher Sampson & his wife Jillian, Nicholas Sampson & his wife Melissa. Also survived by 9 great-grandchildren. Brother of the late Guy & Frank Tranfaglia, Frances Vass & Catherine Odierno. WWII U.S. Army veteran & retired supervisor TWA. Funeral mass in St.…

  • December 07 2018,  Saugus Obituaries

    Julia (Perosino) Signorelli – Obituary

    Julia (Perosino) Signorelli Age 100, of Peabody, formerly of Medford, Saugus, and East Boston, November 30, 2018. Wife of the late Alfred Signorelli and beloved mother of Arlene Giovanni and her late husband Ronald of Peabody and the late Robert Signorelli. Cherished grandmother of Ronald and Robert Giovanni and Lori LaVoie and the devoted great grandmother of Michael and Joseph LaVoie. She was predeceased by many brothers and sisters and survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral held on Monday, December 3 at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, Peabody. Burial in Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St.,…

  • December 07 2018,  Obituaries,  Saugus Obituaries

    Anne T. (Simpson) Penza – Obituary

    Anne T. (Simpson) Penza Of Saugus, formerly of South Boston, on November 24th, at 86 years, following a long illness. Devoted wife of 40 years to the late Gaetano D. “Guy” Penza. Cherished mother of James J. Penza & his wife Linda M. of Saugus. Cherished grandmother of Stephanie L. Penza of Saugus & Tracey L. Penza & her companion Joseph Casali of Danvers. Adored great grandmother of Isobel M., Nicholas J., & Lucas B. Dear sister of Ret. Boston Fire Dept. Lt. John J. “O.J.” Simpson & his wife Millie of Bellingham. Affectionately known as Auntie Anne to many loving nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, friends & extended family. Services…

  • December 07 2018,  Malden Obituaries,  Obituaries,  Saugus Obituaries

    Alessandro J. “Alex” Corrado – Obituary

    Alessandro J. “Alex” Corrado Of Saugus, formerly of Malden, Nov. 29. Beloved husband of Carmela “Mimma” (D’Avanzo) for over 53 years. Dear and devoted father of Lucy Celani and her husband, Anthony and Francesca Corrado-Dello Iocono all of N. Reading. Brother of late Concetta Acierno and Joseph Corrado. Loving “Papa” of Allesandra and Michael Celani and Christopher and Arianna Dello Iacono. Alex is also survived by several loving nieces and nephews. His Funeral was from the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home on Wednesday, December 4, followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Anthony’s Church, Everett. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. Late retired longtime member of the Massachusetts National Guard, retired…

  • December 07 2018,  Obituaries,  Saugus Obituaries

    Deborah A. (Brenner) Spallone – Obituary

    Deborah A. (Brenner) Spallone Longtime Employee of Macy’s of Saugus (Cosmetics Dept.). At 60 years, unexpectedly, November 23, formerly of Revere in Middleton. Beloved wife & best friend of 39 years to Retired Revere Firefighter, Joseph J. Spallone. Devoted mother of Joseph J. Spallone, Jr. & Jessica L. Spallone, both of Revere. Cherished daughter to Stanley J. Brenner & his wife Rossella A. of Merrimack, NH. Adoring daughter to the late Merilyn (Shifres) Brenner. Dear sister to Shelley Rafuse of Randolph & special aunt to Stephanie Rafuse of Franklin, MA & proud grand-aunt to James Ryan. Debbie is also mourned by her canine buddy, “Coco”. Funeral on friday, November 30…

  • December 07 2018,  Lynnfield Obituaries,  Obituaries,  Saugus Obituaries

    Keith A. Brandenburg – Obituary

    Keith A. Brandenburg Of Lynnfield, formerly of Saugus & E. Boston, age 68, November 28th. Husband of the late Carol (Szymanski) Brandenburg. Beloved father of Jill Brandenburg ,Keith Brandenburg & his wife Ginny all of Saugus & Steven Brandenburg & his wife Kristin of Peabody. Cherished grandfather of Keith, Dylan, Emily, Freedom, Pharaoh, Steven & Nathan. Loving companion of Susan Sault of Danvers. Dear brother of Anthony Brandenburg of CA, Paul Brandenburg of Peabody, Kenneth Brandenburg of Winthrop, Sherrill Indorato of Winthrop & the late Karen Fay. Former Inspector for Boston Water & Sewer. Services from the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, Saugus on Friday, November 30. In lieu of flowers, donations…

  • December 07 2018,  Obituaries,  Saugus Obituaries

    Chhay Y. Neang – Obituary

    Chhay Y. Neang At 90, passed away on November 17, 2018 at the Chestnut Woods Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center in Saugus with her son Song by her side. Chhay was born in Kandal, Cambodia on February 6, 1928. She was the loving wife of the late Ly Eang and loving mother of Song Eang of Lynn and Peou Eang and her family of Worcester and the late Seng Hak Eang, Paula Eang and Sai Eang. Funeral services were held on Friday November 30 in the Cambodian Temple 110 Chestnut St. Lynn and  continued until Saturday morning. Burial followed in Woodlawn Cemetery Elm Street Everett. Arrangements by the Murphy O”Hara Funeral…