Of Everett. Passed away on November 13, 2023. He was 56 years old. Roberto was born in Everett and was a lifelong resident. He graduated Everett High School Class of 1985; he loved and played the game of hockey and then went onto Salem State University. After his college experience, Roberto pivoted and got his builder’s license. He went into business with his father, Domenico DiBiase. With his dad, he owned and operated D & R Development for several successful years, building many homes in the Northshore. Beloved son of the late Domenico and Olga (Pantalone). Dear and devoted brother of the late Mara Gioconda DiBiase. Robby leaves behind Partner in Life, Sheila M. Bruzzese and is also survived by many cousins of the Febbo and DiBiase families, and many lifelong friends.
Roberto was a selfless person who put his family first, before himself. He dedicated many years to the physical and emotional care of his ill sister, Mara. They were best of friends and inseparable. She could always count on him to be there when she needed him. He worked hard for many years to provide for his parents too, so their lives could be more comfortable. He was an amazing brother and a dedicated and devoted son for all of his life. Roberto had many friends and was loved by all. He was a strong, proud Italian who held his own. Those who knew him well know he was also a good man with a big, caring heart. No one will forget his handsome good looks, contagious laughter and beautiful smile.
Visitation for Roberto was in the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) Everett, Thursday, Nov. 16. His funeral will be from the funeral home on Friday at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass in St. Anthony’s Church, 38 Oakes St., Everett, at 10 a.m. Interment in the family lot at the Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Contributions in Roberto’s memory to The St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 would be sincerely appreciated.