Lynnfield Obituaries

Alfred J. French, 93

Posted by on Jul 12, 2018 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Alfred J. French, 93

Published in the July 11, 2018 edition LYNNFIELD — Alfred J. French, 93, of Lynnfield, formerly of Chelsea died, Sunday, July 8, 2018 at his residence in Lynnfield. Alfred was born on January 21, 1925 in Chelsea and was the son of the late Alfred and Lillian (Foley) French. He was raised Chelsea and Lynnfield and was a graduate of Boston University. He later went on the serve as a Sergeant in the US Army Air Corps during WWII. He was a veteran of many combat missions during his two...

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Gloria Romano, 95

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Loved having the family together Published in the July 11, 2018 edition LYNNFIELD — Gloria (Polcari) Romano, 95, of Lynnfield, formerly of Revere on July, 2, surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of 66 years to the late Albert “Al” Romano. Born on October 14, 1922 to the late Angelo and Rose (DeYeso) Polcari. Devoted mother of Denise Ratti and husband Donald of Woburn, and Diane Falite and husband Ronald of Lynnfield. Dear sister of Angelina “Angie” Terenzi and her late husband Harry of Revere and the late...

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Virginia Minichiello, 95

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Enjoyed trips to Tanglewood and Symphony Hall Published in the July 11, 2018 edition LYNNFIELD — Virginia Pauline Minichiello (White), 95, longtime resident of Lynnfield, passed away peacefully in her sleep on June 28, 2018.   A beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, “Gammy” cooked a perfect lasagna, had a fondness for Whitman’s Samplers, and was an avid fan of the Red Sox and Patriots (especially when Bill Parcells was in charge). Trips to Tanglewood and Symphony Hall made her smile, as did watching the horses at Suffolk Downs. Born in...

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Nancy W. Snyder, 88

Posted by on Jul 3, 2018 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Nancy W. Snyder, 88

Active in many, varied volunteer organizations Published in the July 4, 2018 edition PEABODY — Nancy Ward Snyder, 88, of Peabody, formerly of Hingham, and Newburgh, N.Y. passed away on June 25, 2018. Nancy was born in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. on September 24,1929, the child of A.Walter and Anna Elizabeth (Colby) Ward. She received the prestigious YADDO Medal upon graduation from high school and went on to receive her B.S. from Union University Albany College of Pharmacy in Medical Technology and Science. Mom worked in the Hematology Dept. in...

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Lorraine Apuzzo, 81

Posted by on Jun 28, 2018 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Lorraine Apuzzo, 81

Enjoyed baking chocolate chip cookies for her grandchildren Published in the June 27, 2018 edition LYNNFIELD — Lorraine Apuzzo, 81, of Lynnfield, died Monday, June 18, 2018 in Naperville, Illinois. Born in Jersey City, New Jersey on July 31, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Milton and Anna (Healy) Himpele. Mrs. Apuzzo was raised in Union, New Jersey. She loved spending time with family, traveling to the West Coast and baking her famous chocolate chip cookies for her grandchildren. She was the beloved wife of the late Anthony...

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James Perry, 54

Posted by on Jun 13, 2018 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on James Perry, 54

LHS varsity girls’ basketball coach Published in the June 13, 2018 edition SAUGUS — James M. Perry, 54, died unexpectedly on June 5, 2018 at his home in Saugus. He was the loving husband of his high school sweetheart, Susan E. (Cargill) Perry with whom he shared 28 years of marriage. He was the devoted son of Jack and Theresa (Giannino) Perry of Saugus. Jim was a sales representative for Verizon and the current coach of the Lynnfield varsity girls’ basketball team. He was previously a coach for the...

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Alfred R. Bruzzese, Jr., 83

Posted by on Jun 7, 2018 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Alfred R. Bruzzese, Jr., 83

Veteran of the Korean War Published in the June 6, 2018 edition WAKEFIELD — Alfred R. “Big Al” Bruzzese, Jr., 83, of Wakefield, formerly of Revere, died on Friday, June 1, 2018 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers.  Born in Boston, January 10, 1935, he was the son of the late Alfred R., Sr. and Olympia (Basile) Bruzzese. “Big Al” was a graduate of Revere High School class of 1953. He served in the Navy during the Korean Conflict. In 1975, he went into the transportation business...

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Marie A. French, 88

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Lynnfield resident since 1957 Published in the June 6, 2018 edition LYNNFIELD — Marie A. (Shea) French, 88, of Lynnfield died Sunday, June 3, 2018 at her residence surrounded by family. Marie was born in Boston on Sept. 12, 1929. She was raised in Chelsea and was a graduate of Chelsea High School. She later worked at the Chelsea Soldiers Home. She had been a Lynnfield resident since 1957. Marie was the beloved wife of Alfred J. French. She was the loving mother of the late Robert and Thomas French....

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Paul J. Stella, 82

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Opera enthusiast who loved to travel Published in the June 6, 2018 edition LYNNFIELD — Paul J. Stella, 82, resident of Lynnfield for over 50 years before relocating to Wakefield, died Sunday, June 3, 2018 surrounded by his family. Born in Boston, Paul was the son of Sicilian immigrants, the late Joseph Stella from Santa Caterina Villarmosa and Sebastiana Stella from Siracusa. He was the beloved husband of Adrienne C. (Sullo) Stella. He was the loving father of Stephanie S. Klove and her husband Mark of Lynnfield; Joseph Stella and...

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Robert G. Baker, 80

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Served as superintendent of Lynnfield Center Golf Course for over 68 years Published in the June 6, 2018 edition LYNNFIELD — Robert G. Baker, 80, a longtime Lynnfield resident, died at his residence surrounded by his family on Friday, June 1, 2018 on what was the first day of his retirement after serving as the superintendent of the Lynnfield Center Golf Course/Reedy Meadow for just over 68 years. Born in Lynn on August 25, 1937, he was the son of the late Gordon H. and Frances E. (Churchill) Baker. Mr....

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