October 2013

Amilia L. Mastrocola

Friday, October 25, 2013
Wake: Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 4:00 –8:00pm
Mass: Monday, October 28, 2013 11:30am. Urn will be Present


MASTROCOLA, Amilia "Emily" (Grande) Of Everett on October 25. Beloved wife of the late Joseph. Mother of Robert and his wife Debbie of Peabody, Richard of Reading, Joseph Jr. and his wife Lisa of Peabody, Teresa Iorio and her husband John of Andover, Stephen and his wife Donna of North Andover and David and his fiancee Cherie Alcoff both of New York City. Sister of the late Louis Grande, Alexander Grande, Emma Borrelli and Orlando Grande. Also survived by 14 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews. Funeral from the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., EVERETT, Monday, October 28 at 10:30 a.m. A Funeral Mass in the St. Anthony Church, Everett, at 11:30 a.m. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Sunday 4-8. Please omit flowers, donations in Amilia's memory may be made to The Catholic T.V. Boston, PO Box 9196, 34 Chestnut St., Watertown, MA 02471. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. Complimentary valet parking will be available at funeral home Sunday evening








Louise E. Mercurio

Tuesday January 28, 1936 - Saturday, September 28, 2013
Wake: Monday, October 28, 2013 9 - 10am
Mass: Monday, October 28, 2013 10:00am. Urn will be Present


MERCURIO, Louise E. Life long resident of Everett on September 28th. Daughter of the late William and Mary (LaRocca) of Everett. Sister of Nicholas of Framingham and Elaine Morello of Atkinson, NH. Beloved niece of Eileen LaRocca of Durham, NH. Also survived by 4 nieces, 4 nephews, 4 great nieces and 1 great nephew and many cousins. Louise will be missed by her friends at the Whitney Lorenti Residence and her dear friend Tillie Cogliano. A celebration of life will be held on Monday, October 28 in Immaculate Conception Church lower chapel at 9:00 AM. Followed by a Memorial Mass in the main level of the church at 10:00 AM. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. In lieu of flowers, donations in Louise’s memory may be made to the Boston Health Care – Homeless Program, 780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118. She was a member of the Consumer Advisory Board of Directors for the Boston Health Care Homeless Program.








Eugene Covino

Thursday, October 17, 2013
Wake: Prior to funeral, Thursday 10-24-13 at 9:30AM at funeral home
Mass: Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 11:00am at funeral home


COVINO, Eugene-Of Delray Beach, FL, passed away on October 17, 2013, at 64 years. Beloved son of the late Eleanor and Sabato Covino. Loving brother of Trudy Verro of Delray Beach, FL, and Maureen Covino of Reading, MA. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend a funeral from the JF Ward Funeral Home, 772 Broadway, Everett, MA on Thursday, Oct 24th, at 9:30 AM, followed by a Funeral Mass in Immaculate Conception Church, 487 Broadway, Everett, MA at 11 AM. Services will conclude with interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett, MA.








Theresa G. Hallowell

Thursday, October 17, 2013
Wake:Tuesday, October 22, 2013 4:00-8:00pm
Mass: Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 10:00am at funeral home


COVINO, Eugene-Of Delray Beach, FL, passed away on October 17, 2013, at 64 years. Beloved son of the late Eleanor and Sabato Covino. Loving brother of Trudy Verro of Delray Beach, FL, and Maureen Covino of Reading, MA. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend a funeral from the JF Ward Funeral Home, 772 Broadway, Everett, MA on Thursday, Oct 24th, at 9:30 AM, followed by a Funeral Mass in Immaculate Conception Church, 487 Broadway, Everett, MA at 11 AM. Services will conclude with interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett, MA.








Geraldine M. Fillios

Thursday, October 17, 2013
Wake: 9-11am prior to funeral service in the funeral home
Mass: Monday, October 21, 2012 at 11:00am at funeral home


FILLIOS, Geraldine M. (Sadowski) Loving mother and grandmother of Saugus passed away Thursday evening, October 17, 2013 surrounded by her loving family. She was 74 years of age. Born in Chelsea, she is the daughter of the late William and Emily (Selevitch) Sadowski. Geraldine attended Chelsea Public Schools and graduated from Chelsea High School in 1957. She is the wife of the late Peter Fillios. Geraldine was a loving wife and nurturing mother of 6. She and her family resided in Lynn and Everett for a number of years before relocating to Saugus. She is the loving mother of Kevin Thomas and his wife Deborah of Malden, Denise Thomas-Gross of Everett, Paul E. Thomas of Peabody, Lisa Henry of Chelsea, James J. Thomas of Ayer, Brian Thomas of S. Carolina. Mother-in-law of Josephine Ippolito-Thomas of Chelsea. Dear sister of Karen Sadowski of TN and the late William Sadowski. Geraldine is also lovingly survived by 15 grandchildren, Karrisa Thomas, Nicole Thomas, Kara Thomas, April Jean Thomas, Peter James Thomas, Jared Thomas, Danielle Thomas, Ryan Henry, Dakota Thomas, Isaiah Thomas, Emmalee Thomas, Samantha Thomas, Leah Thomas, Deidra Thomas, Ashley Thomas and 1 great-grandson Keegan P. England.








Louise T. McRae

Sunday, September 18, 1932 - Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Wake: Friday October 18, 2013 4:00-8:00pm
Mass: Saturday October 19, 2013 at 10:00am


McRAE, Louise T. (Nolan)-Of Saugus, and former lifelong Everett resident, passed away on October 15, 2013, at 81 years. Former wife and loving friend of the late Dr. Edward B. McRae. Loving mother of Edward B. McRae, Jr of Saugus, formerly of Everett, Susan E. Regan of Revere, and Ellen L. Pulice and of Merrimack, NH. Loving sister of Mary E. Kelly of Saugus. She is also survived by her cherished “granddogs” Lucy and Cody. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend a funeral from the J.F. Ward Funeral Home, 772 Broadway, Everett, on Saturday, October 19th, at 9 am, followed by a Funeral Mass in Immaculate Conception Church, 487 Broadway, Everett, at 10 am. Visiting hours will be held on Friday from 4-8pm. Services will conclude with interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. A graduate of Whidden Hospital Nursing School, Mrs. McRae was a longtime registered nurse at Spaulding Rehab Hospital. She was a strong woman who overcame adversities in her life while always maintaining a positive outlook. She was a caring, wise, and loving mother to her children. Louise also enjoyed walking with friends, and was an avid card player and dog lover. In her memory donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.








Edwin B. Guarino “Eddie"

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Wake: One Hour Prior to the Church Funeral at the Funeral Home
Mass: Friday, October 4, 2013 at 11:30am








Christopher William Lever

Friday, December 30, 1994 - Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Wake: None
Mass: Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 2:00pm


LEVER, Christopher William of Everett, entered into rest on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 in the Children's Hospital, Boston. He was only 18 years of age. Born in Boston, Christopher had lived in Everett who was devoted cared for by his mother, Andrea and her family. Beloved son of Andrea P. Lever. Cherished grandson of Margaret (Dennis) and Harvey Lever of Everett. Dear brother of Marjory Lever of Everett. Loving nephew of Holly Lever and Harvey Lever, II of Everett. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Christopher’s memorial Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church, 487 Broadway, Everett, Saturday, Oct. 12 at 11 a.m. Arrangements by the: Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, Everett








Graiza Saporito

Saturday, February 3, 1923 - Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Wake: Friday October 4, 2012 4:00-8:00pm
Mass: Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 9:00am


SAPORITO, Grazia (Brancato) of Everett, entered into rest on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at home surrounded by her loving family. Born in Riesi, Sicily, Italy, Grazia lived in Everett for many years. She was 90 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Salvatore Saporito for over 71 years. Dear and devoted mother of Rocco Saporito and his wife, Giuseppa of Sicily, Italy, Angela Giardina and her husband, Giuseppe of Everett, Maria Gendron and her husband, Gerald of Tewksbury and the late Giuseppe, Vincenzo and his surviving wife, Antonietta Saporito of Somerville and Carmela. Loving grandmother of 9 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Grazia’s visiting hours in the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) EVERETT, Friday, Oct. 4 from 4-8 p.m. Her funeral will be from the funeral home Saturday at 8 followed by a funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church, 487 Broadway, Everett, at 9 a.m. Entombment Holy Cross Chapel Mausoleum, Malden. Parking with attendants on duty.








James D. Barrasso

Sunday, September 29, 2013
Wake: In Chapel, Saturday, October 5, 2013 9:00 - 10:00pm
Mass: Saturday, October 5, 2013 10:00am








Rose Douglas

Friday, December 16, 1932 - Monday, September 30, 2013
Wake: Thursday, October 3, 2013 4:00 – 8:00pm
Mass: Friday, October 4, 2013 at 10:00am


DOUGLAS, Rose M. (Russo) of Everett, passed away on September 30th, 2013, at 80 years. Beloved wife of the late Thomas E. Douglas. Loving mother of Jamie Douglas and his wife Michelle, and the late Denise DeSimone. . Cherished and loving grandmother of Nicole Johnson and her husband Craig. Cherished great grandmother of Zachary, Cameran, Kyle, and Brooks. Loving sister of Frank Russo, Pauline Spiegelman, Joanne Johnson and her husband Robert, and the late Geraldine Pelletier. She is also survived by several dear nieces, nephews, many friends. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend a funeral from the JF Ward Funeral Home, 772 Broadway, Everett, on Friday, Oct 4th, at 9 AM, followed by a Funeral Mass in Immaculate Conception Church, 487 Broadway, at 10 AM. Visiting hours will be held on Thursday from 4-8 PM. Mrs. Douglas was a longtime employee for Avco prior to retiring. She was avid card player with “The Girl’s Club” and enjoyed traveling, and trips to the local casinos. In Rose’s memory, donations may be made to Immaculate Conception Building Fund, 489 Broadway, Everett, MA 02149.