February 2015

Michael P. Wilcox

Thursday, November 16, 1967 - Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Wake: Sunday, February 22, 2015 from 2:00 - 6:00pm
Mass: Monday, February 23, 2015 at 10:00am


WILCOX, Michael Paul Suddenly at age 47 of Winchester formerly of Everett on February 17. Beloved son of David and Terry (Scarpellini) Wilcox of Everett. Devoted father of Sophie and Peter Wilcox of Winchester and loving brother of David Wilcox and his wife Patricia of Everett. Michael is also survived by his former wife Krista Wilcox of Winchester and many dear aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. Michael's biggest joy in life was his children and spending time with family and friends. His presence lit up rooms with a beautiful smile, infectious laugh and genuine eagerness to be with you. He will be dearly missed by everyone who knew and loved him. Funeral from the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., EVERETT, on Monday, February 23 at 9 a.m. Funeral Mass at the Immaculate Conception Church in Everett at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours are Sunday only 2-6 p.m. Complimentary valet parking Sunday at Main St. entrance. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the "Michael P. Wilcox Children's Fund" c/o the Wilcox Family, 69 Adams Ave., Everett 02149. Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett.








Erik T. McPherson

Saturday, February 7, 2015
Wake: Wednesday, February 11, 2015 4:00 - 8:00pm
Mass: Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 10:00am


MCPHERSON, Erik T. Sr. passed away suddenly on Saturday February 7, 2015. He was 41 years old. Erik was the former husband of Tara Correale. He was the loving son of Mary Ellen (McKinnon) McPherson of Salem, NH. Erik was the Beloved and devoted father of Shayna and Erik Jr. of Everett. He was the was the step-father of Jake and Cody Holmes. Erik was the brother of Jaime Hanifan and her husband Craig of Saugus and Wayne McPherson and his wife Kathy of Garland, TX. He was the loving uncle of Casey and Cameron and cherished godfather of Joy Murphy. He is also survived by several aunts, uncles, and cousins. Erik has left us to meet the angels that will greet him at the gates of heaven and welcome him home. The funeral will be held from the A.J. Spadafora Funeral Home 865 Main Street, Malden on Thursday February 12th at 9:00a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in the Immaculate Conception Church 487 Broadway Everett at 10:00a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours are Wednesday February 11th from 4-8p.m. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. In lieu of flowers donations in Erik’s memory may be made to the Erik T. McPherson Sr. Memorial Fund c/o Everett Credit Union 650 Broadway Everett, MA 02149








Concetta Galluccio

Friday, February 6, 2015
Wake: Thursday, February 12, 2015 5:00 - 8:00pm
Mass: Friday, February 13, 2015 at 9:00am


GALLUCCIO, Concetta E. (Palermo), 91, of Methuen, formerly a longtime resident of Everett passed away Friday, February 6, 2015. Born in Boston she was the daughter of the late Frank and Helen (Coccia) Palermo. Mrs. Galluccio was raised and educated in the North End of Boston and lived in Everett for the greater part of her life before moving to Methuen to live with her daughter. She was a homemaker and enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren. She also loved to play bingo and the Massachusetts Lottery. Mrs. Galluccio was predeceased by her husband, Luca Galluccio and her twin sister, Dorothy Picardo. She is survived by her son, John F. Galluccio and his wife Annie of CA; her daughter, Judy T. Tomaszczuk of Methuen; her sisters, Ann Grande of Revere and Elaine Cenci of Billerica; her grandchildren, Michelle, Lisa, Laura, Tina, Tony and Marco and her great-grandchildren, Tyler, Hailey, Mia, and Dylan. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours Thursday, February 12, 2015 from 5:00-8:00 PM at Cataudella Funeral Home 126 Pleasant Valley St. Methuen. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 AM on Friday, February 13, 2015 at Immaculate Conception Church, 487 Broadway Everett, MA. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden








Elizabeth F. (Joyce) Gould

Friday, February 6, 2015
Wake: No Wake
Mass: Friday, February 13, 2015 at 11:00am


GOULD, Elizabeth F. “Bette” (Joyce)-A lifelong Everett resident, passed away on February 6, 2015, at 94 years. Beloved wife of the late James T. Gould, Jr. Loving mother of James J. Gould and his wife Ellen of Pleasanton, CA, and Carol E. Gould of Everett. Loving sister of Albert Joyce of Danvers and Joseph Joyce of Lynnfield. Cherished grandmother of Katie and James T. Gould. She is also survived by many dear nieces and nephews.Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend a visitation at the JF Ward Funeral Home, 772 Broadway, Everett, on Friday, Feb 13th, from 9 AM to 10:30 AM, followed by a Funeral Mass in Immaculate Conception Church, 487 Broadway, Everett, at 11 AM. Service will conclude with interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Mrs. Gould was a longtime member of Catholic Daughters of The Americas. In her memory, donations may be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation, 1 Bulfinch Place, #201, Boston, MA 02114 or to wish.org








Gilbert (GILL) Gerald Dell Isola

Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Wake: Thursday, February 12, 2015 4:00 - 8:00pm
Mass: Friday, February 13, 2015 at 10:00am


DELL ISOLA, Gilbert Gerald"Gill" At age 84 of Everett on Feb. 4. He was the loving and devoted husband of the late Marion (Johnston). Beloved father of Gilbert and his wife Linda of Medford, Stephen and his wife Kathy of Topsfield, Thomas of Shrewsbury, Michael and his wife Michelle of Melrose, David and his wife Barbara of Derry, NH and Kenneth and his wife Alyson of West Newbury. He was the brother of Richard Dell Isola, Sr. and his wife Gerri of Everett. He is survived by his 15 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren and many loving nieces and nephews. Gill leaves his beloved partner Anne Harrington of Revere. Gill was dedicated to public service and youth sports in Everett and served as a City Councilor and Alderman. Funeral from the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., EVERETT, on Friday, Feb. 13, at 9 a.m. Funeral Mass at the Immaculate Conception Church in Everett at10 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours are Thursday only 3-8 p.m. Complimentary valet parking Thursday at Main St. entrance. Donations in Gilbert's memory may be made to the Leonard Florence Center for Living, 201 Captains Row, Chelsea 02150 or a . Interment at Woodlawn Mausoleum in Everett








Mary Doherty

Sunday, February 1, 2015
Wake: Immaculate Concpetion Church from 9:00 - 10:30am
Mass: Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 11:00am


DOHERTY, Mary E. 94, passed away on February 1, 2015 at the Jesmond Nursing Facility in Nahant. Mary was born in Everett on April 1, 1920 one of four children of the late John O'Sullivan and Ann (Heaney) O'Sullivan. Mary was a life-long Everett resident having attended Everett schools and raising her family of seven children. Besides raising her children, Mary was a registered nurse and worked as the occupational nurse at Eagle Canfor 20 years. She was the beloved wife of the late John J. Doherty and the loving mother of Mary Crowley and her husband John of Nahant, Shelia Krempa and her husband Robertof Ashland, Joan O'Donnell and her husband Richard of Peabody, Kathleen Arinello and her husband Laurence of Everett, Patricia Almon and her husband Richard of Andover , John "Shawn" Doherty and his wife Jean of Woburn and Maureen English and her husbandTeddy of Boston. She was the sister of the late Catherine Ventrice, John O'Sullivan and Joseph O'Sullivan. Mary is also survived by 17 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. A Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday at 11am in the Immaculate Conception Church Chapel with a period of visitation in the chapel from 9 to 10:30am. Interment Glenwood Cemetery Everett. Please make donations in Mary's name to the Immaculate Conception Church 489 Broadway Everett, MA 02149








Stella A. DiPerri

Saturday, January 31, 2015
Wake: Wednesday, February 4, 2015 9:00 - 11:00am
Mass: Wednesday February 4, 2015 at 12:00pm


DiPERRI, Stella A. (Vitukevich) Of Everett on January 31. Beloved wife of the late Charles J. Loving mother of L. Charles "Chuck" DiPerri and his wife Camille of Everett, Richard DiPerri and his wife Janice of Wilmington and the late Joseph J. DiPerri who is survived by his wife Carol A. of Everett. She was predeceased by her siblings, Alex, Sophie, Mary, Claire, Frank, Joe, Stanley, Agnes and Helen. She is survived by her seven beloved grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral from the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., EVERETT, on Wednesday, February 4. A Wake Service will be held on Wednesday morning in the funeral home from 9-11 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass at the Immaculate Conception Church in Everett at 12 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in Stella's memory may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett.








Robert H. Morris

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Wake: Tuesday, February 3, 2015 4:00 - 8:00pm
Mass: Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 11:00am


MORRIS, Robert H. Jr passed away on January 28, 2015. He was the beloved husband of Janet (Keans) and the loving father of Deborah and her husband Donald Concannon of Everett, Susan and her husband Charles Bartolomeo of Everett and Janet and her husband Lawrence Wineberg of Revere. Bob was the cherished grandfather of Robert, Marc, Lauren and her husband Michael Reed, Daniel and Diana Concannon, Nicole, Christian, Alexia and the late Charles Bartolomeo and Christopher and Cori Lynne Wineberg. He was the brother of James and his wife Marie of Bridgewater and Barbara Massis of Mansfield. A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday at 11am in the Immaculate Conception Church. Visiting hours on Tuesday from 4 to 8pm. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Bob's name to the Immaculate Conception Church 489 Broadway Everett. Korean Air Force Veteran