July 2012

Mary Shinners

Jan 9, 1920 - Jul 08, 2012


   SHINNERS, Mary Margaret Of Everett, passed away peacefully on Sun., July 8th surrounded by family and friends. Wife of the late George W. Shinners. Loving mother of John W. and his wife Cindy of Boxford, Noreen Tennenbaum and her husband Bruce of AZ and the late James M. Shinners and his late wife Carol. Loving grandmother of 11 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren and 2 great nephews. Sister of Anna Donovan and the late Thomas and Jack Higgins. Aunt of the late Ann Marie Cerra. Late cafeteria worker in the Everett School System, past president of the Everett Women's Emblem Club and long time resident of the Whitney Lorenti House. Funeral services from the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, Thurs., July 12th. A wake service will be held on Thurs. from 9-10:30 followed by a Funeral Mass at the Immaculate Conception Church, Everett at 11:30 a.m. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to All Care Hospice, 210 Market St., Lynn, MA 01901. Rocco-Carr-Henderson Funeral Homes 1-877-71-ROCCO roccofuneralhomes.com








Robert Usher, Jr.

June 13, 1968 - July 4, 2012


USHER, Robert Jr. of Boston formerly of Everett, entered into rest on Independence Day, July 4, 2012 at home. He was 44 years of age. Born in Gadsden, Alabama, Robert lived in Everett for many years. He worked as a roofer. He is survived by his grandmother, Peggy Green of Boston, son, Tracy Usher of Everett and many loving relatives and friends. His funeral Mass is on Wednesday, July 11 in the Immaculate Conception Church, 489 Broadway, Everett at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in the Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody. Visiting hours in the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main Street) EVERETT, Tuesday, July 10 from 6-8 p.m. Parking with attendants on duty.








Alfred J. Smith

Sep 27, 1927 - Jul 08, 2012


   SMITH, Alfred J. "Papa" Of Everett, formerly of Somerville, July 8th. Beloved husband of the late Louise (Smith). Loving father of Edith Miranda and her husband James of Somerville, Judy DiNapoli and her husband Richard of Everett, Charlotte Hines of Everett, Alfred and John Smith and the late Richard. Brother of Eileen Hanson of N.M. and many late siblings. He is survived by his 10 loving grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral from the Salvatore, Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., EVERETT, on Thurs., July 12th at 9 a.m. Funeral Mass Immaculate Conception Church, Everett at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours Weds. only 4-8 p.m. Complimentary valet parking at Main Street entrance. Donations in Alfred's memory may be made to the American Diabetes Association , 330 Congress St., Boston, MA 02110. Interment will be private. Rocco-Carr-Henderson Funeral Homes 1-877-71-ROCCO roccofuneralhomes.com








Kathleen Powers

   POWERS, Kathleen "Kathy" (Ferratusco) Of Everett on July 13. Beloved wife of James. Mother of Craig and his wife Patricia of Malden, Scott and his wife Marissa of Stamford, CT and Karen Dogherty and her husband Edward of Danvers. Sister of Eleanor Young of Hampstead, NH. Also survived by 6 grandchildren, Craig, Anna, Emma, Max, Shea and Langley. Visiting hours will be Thursday from 4-8 p.m. at the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., EVERETT. A Funeral Service will be held Friday, July 20 in the Woodlawn Cemetery Chapel at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mrs. Powers' memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 9 Riverside Rd., Weston, MA 02493. Complimentary valet parking will be available at front door of funeral home Thursday evening. Rocco-Carr-Henderson Funeral Service 1-877-71-ROCCO








Rose M. Sachetta

August 16, 1929 - July 25, 2012


   SACHETTA, Rose M. (DeFilippo) of Everett, entered into rest unexpectedly, July 25, 2012 in the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. She was 82 years of age. Born in the Roxbury section of Boston and lived in Everett for most of her life. Beloved wife of James R. Sachetta for over 60 years. Dear and devoted mother of Sandy Juliano and her late husband, Michael of N. Reading, James and his wife, Kathleen of E. Bridgewater, Joseph and his wife, Ann of Lynnfield, Stephen and his wife, Lisa of Everett and Rainy Leonard and her husband, Mark of N. Reading. Sister of Leo DeFilippo of Medford, and the late John DeFilippo and his surviving wife, Frances of Arlington, Joseph DeFilippo, Clara D’Agostino and Mary DeFilippo. Loving grandmother of Michael Juliano and his wife, Jennifer, Kaitlyn Herzig and her husband, Ernest, Mark Sachetta, James R. Sachetta, Eric Sachetta, Stephanie Sachetta, Brian Sachetta, Jeffrey Leonard, Briana Sachetta, Amanda Juliano and Brittany Leonard and great-grandmother of Michael and Mason. Funeral from the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) EVERETT, Saturday morning at 9. Funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church, 487 Broadway, Everett at 10 a.m. Visiting hours Friday 3-8 p.m. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Late First Lady of the ERMA Club of Everett for 20 years. Contributions in her memory to the Sachetta Charitable Organization, 5 Broadway, Saugus, MA 01906 would be sincerely appreciated. Parking with attendants on duty








William F. "Billy" Murphy

   Murphy, William F. "Billy" July 27, of Everett. Beloved husband of Jacqueline (Newhall) Murphy and loving father of Linda Murphy of Everett and Paul Nichols. Also survived by his son William Jr. and his wife Elizabeth of Braintree. Brother of the late John "Jack" Murphy and his surviving wife Joan. Cherished grandfather of Ryan, Kelly, Alec, and Evan. Also survived by his dear cats, Maxx and Brady and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral from the Murphy O'Hara Funeral Home, 519 Broadway, EVERETT, on Tuesday at 9am, followed by A Funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church at 10am. Visiting hours on Monday from 4 to 8pm. Interment Glenwood Cemetery. Member of Local #589 Carmen's Union. MBTA retiree. Contributions in Billy's memory to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, attn: Deirdre's Team, 220 North Main St., Suite 104, Natick, MA 01760.