Of Everett. Passed away suddenly in his home on November 14, he was 56. Son of Ralph Maffeo Jr. and Virginia Maffeo, formerly Lambert. Eldest brother to David Maffeo, his wife Michelle Maffeo and Ralph Maffeo III. Father of Kimberly Foreman and cherished grandfather to Sophia, Tyler, and Madison. The Uncle of Zachary, Cole and Isabella, Nephew of Joyce DeMattia, her late husband Nick DeMattia, Barbara King, Elmer King, and Janice Lambert. Michael was also loved by many cousins and close friends.
Michael, known by his nickname “Mad Mike,” would best be described as having a “heart of gold” filled with kindness and joy. Michael had a unique sense of humor, contagious laugh, and had a knack for making everyone in the room smile. Michael was a master tiler and took deep pride in his trade, working hard for his expertise, and is known for his love for friends and family. Michael’s legacy will be carried on in many family memories and stories while bringing his sense of humor and joy to the world.
Visiting hours and Funeral were held at Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home on Monday, November 21st. Graveside Service will immediately follow at Saint Patrick Cemetery, 120 Elm St., Stoneham.