Of Malden. Passed away on October 4. He was 96 years old. Born and raised in Malden, Albert was a U.S. Army Veteran having served in WWII. He worked as a machinist for J.W. Moore Machine Co. in Everett for many years. Albert was an avid golfer, playing in a senior league well into his early 90’s. He was also an active member of the church, serving as head usher at St. Joseph’s parish every Sunday. Albert enjoyed taking trips to the casino with his loved ones, maintaining his robust garden and sitting down for dinner every evening with his family.
Albert was the husband of the late Jennie (Spinazzola) Renzella. He was the son of the late Bartholomew and Elizabeth Renzella. Albert was the beloved father of John Renzella and his wife Judy of Bedford, NH and Susan Pinkham and her husband David of Malden. Albert was preceded in death by his siblings Mary DiGiacomo and her husband Armando, Margaret DiGiacomontonio and her husband Charles, Catherine Drinkwater and her husband Fred, Joseph Renzella and his wife Lillian, Peter Renzella and his wife Carmella, Yolanda DiBattista and her husband Ernest and Frank Renzella and his wife Olympia, and brother in-law of the late Josephine Picillo and her late husband Angelo. He was the cherished grandfather of Jon Renzella and his wife Olivia, Cory Renzella, D.J. Pinkham and his girlfriend Ricki Horne, Nicole Harrison and her husband Chris and Brooke Pinkham and the great-grandfather of Alison Renzella. Albert was the companion of the late Rose Smith and leaves many nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours were on Monday, October 10th from the A. J. Spadafora Funeral Home, Malden. The funeral was held on Tuesday followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Joseph’s Church, Malden. Interment will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford.