Lillian M. (Franek) Warren of Norwood, formerly of Dedham, died on March 22.
She was the beloved wife of the late Francis W. Warren; loving mother of Frances M. Warren and Arlene K. Fry, both of Norwood; grandmother of Joseph V. Fry of Winthrop and great grandmother of Damien V. Fry.
Her Funeral will be held from the George F. Doherty & Sons Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home, 456 High St., Dedham, today, Thursday at 8 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Mary’s Church, Dedham, at 9 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Burial will be in Brookdale Cemetery, Dedham. Expressions of sympathy may be made in her memory to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure , Attn. Donor Services, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309. Directions and guestbook at www.gfdoherty.com
Of Florida, formerly of Winthrop
Ethel V. Penque of Deltona, Florida, formerly of Winthrop, died at the DeBary Manor Nursing Home, Deltona, FL on March 12 after a long illness. She was 92 years old.
Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Charles and LaRue Ibraham. A resident of Winthrop and Peabody, she moved to Florida in 1989. Prior to her retirement, she was a housekeeper for many years. She was a member of the Lakes Catholic Church in Deltona, FL and St. Adelaide’s Church in Peabody.
She was the beloved wife of the late Anthony E. Penque and the loving mother of Thomas F. Vargus Sr. and James R. Vargus; the cherished grandmother of Thomas F. Vargus Jr., Timothy R. Vargus Sr., Kimberly A. DeAngelico, Michelle E. Trefry, Rhonda Percy and Renee Perron. She is also survived by 10 great grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were by the Ernest P. Caggiano and Son Funeral Home, Winthrop. Burial was in the Cross Street section of Winthrop Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association 311 Arsenal Street Watertown, MA 02472. To sign her online guestbook go to www.caggianofuneralhome.com.
Dominic ‘Mimi’ Maglio
Retired State Police Sergeant
Dominic D. "Mimi" Maglio of Winthrop, who just couldn’t live without his Rose, died on March 19 at the Eastpointe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was 77 years old.
A US Army veteran of the Korean War, he was a Retired Massachusetts State Police Sergeant and the United States Federal Protective Service. He was a security officer at the Wonderland Dog Track in Revere, a member of the V.F.W. Beachmont Post 6712 and the National Rifle Association.
He was the beloved husband of the late Rose Marie (Tammaro) Maglio; cherished son of the late Frank and Julia (Loriso) Maglio; devoted father of Frank Maglio, Lorraine Russo and the late Stephen Maglio, all of Winthrop; father-in-law of Charlene Maglio of Framingham; dear brother of Joseph Maglio and his wife, Dorothy, of Boxford and Jean Rossi and her late husband, Ken, of Pico Rivera, CA; adored grandfather of Rachael Russo and the late Joel Maglio; Godfather of Joseph F. Maglio of Newburyport and is also survived by a dear friend of the family, Danny Romano of Winthrop, many nieces, nephews, cousins and many good friends.
Funeral arrangements were by the Maurice W. Kirby Funeral Home, Winthrop. Cremation and interment with his wife, Rose, will take place at later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Jimmy Fund-Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor, Brookline, MA, 02445. For guestbook go to www.mauricekirby.com
Of Illinois, formerly of Winthrop
Kathleen Collins of Bloomingdale, Illinois, formerly of Winthrop, died on March 2. She was 92 years old.
Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Jeremiah and Anna (Henry) Collins.
A Graveside Service was held at the Winthrop Cemetery. For guestbook go to www.mauricekirbyfh.com
Active member of Cottage Park Yacht Club, Wednesday Ladies Bowling League and Home Town Sports Enthusiast
Susan I. (Forristall) Burrill of Winthrop died at the Lighthouse Nursing Care Center on March 16. She was 65 years old.
An active member of the Cottage Park Yacht Club in Winthrop and a member of the Wednesday Ladies Bowling League at the C.P.Y.C., since childhood, she was also an avid sailor and boater. She also enjoyed watching and cheering for her home town sports teams.
She was the beloved wife of the late Sidney W. Burrill; born in Boston, she was the beloved daughter of the late John F. and Vesta I. (O’Brien) Forristall Sr.; devoted mother of Scott W. Burrill and his wife, Karyn, of Winthrop; adored grandmother of Brody W. Burrill; sister of John F. Forristall Jr. of Winthrop.
Funeral arrangements were by the Maurice W. Kirby Funeral Home, Winthrop. Burial was in Winthrop Cemetery. For guestbook, go to www.mauricekirbyfh.com
Cosimo ‘Chip’ Iannaccone
East Boston resident
Cosimo "Chip" Iannaccone of East Boston died on March 21.
A US Navy Veteran of World War II, he was a member of the Progressive Club.
He was the beloved husband of the late Frances (D’Amico) with whom he shared 48 years of marriage; loving father of Marie Famolare of Winthrop, Rosalie Luongo and her husband, George, of East Boston and Lois Graziano and her husband, Andrew, of Saugus; dear brother of the late Louis, Eugene, Mike and Archilio Iannaccone; cherished grandfather of Maria Shea, Rochelle Capozzi, April D’Alessandro and Ryan Luongo, six great grandchildren and many loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were by Vazza’s "Beechwood" Funeral Home, Revere. Entombment was in the Mausoleum at Holy Cross Cemetery. For guest book, www.vazzafunerals.com.
Angelo ‘Chickie’ DeAngelis
Angelo "Chickie" DeAngelis of East Boston died on March 18. He was 79 years old.
A goalie for many North Shore hockey teams, he was the beloved husband of the late Joseph (DiZio) DeAngelis with whom he shared 35 years of marriage; loving father of Joseph A. DeAngelis of East Boston; cherished son of the late Joseph and Sadie (Aiello) DeAngelis; dear brother of Ann D’Alessandro of East Boston and the late Elaine Keiley and Mary T. Burke; dear friend of Carmen Enciso; loving uncle of Joanne, Diane, Linda, Carol, Judy and many great nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were by Vazza’s East Boston Funeral Home. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial remembrances may be made to the East Boston Hockey Team, 86 White St., East Boston, MA 02128. For guest book, www.vazzafunerals.com
East Boston resident
Carol (Caroline) Avola of East Boston died on March 3 after a long illness.
She was the loving mother of Raymond Avola of Winthrop and Michael Avola of Derry, NH; former life partner of John McCarthy of Winthrop; loving sister of Rose (Penny) Gates of North Carolina and Charlotte Marano of Winthrop; loving grandmother of Carolyn and Mario Avola of Derry, NH and is also lovingly survived by many nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at a later date. For information please call her son Raymond at 617-846-5434.
Member of Elk’s Lodge, Winthrop
Robert J. Lang of Revere, formerly of Jamaica Plain, died on March 17.
A U.S. Army veteran of World War II, he was a member of the Elk’s Lodge, Winthrop.
He was the beloved husband of the late Dorothy M. (Solari) Lang; loving bother of the late Cecilia M. Gallagher, Herbert J. Lang and Barbara M. Whalen; devoted brother-in-law of Lawrence Whalen of Norwood. He is survived by his loving nieces and nephews, Susan and Gary Mackenzie of West Barnstable, Richard and Joanie Whalen of Norwood, Carol Whalen of Norwood, Stephen Whalen of Jamaica Plain, Lorraine Thompson of Roslindale, Paul Thompson of West Roxbury, Edward and Cheryl Thompson of Randolph and Neil and Laura Thompson of California. He was a dear friend of Geraldine Sweeney and family of Newton, Robert Shea of Westwood and Ralph and Rita Panetta of Winthrop and is also survived by many great nieces and great nephews.
Funeral arrangements were by the Robert J. Lawler and Crosby Funeral Home, West Roxbury. Burial was in St. Joseph Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to the Stanley Tippett House, 920 South St., Needham, MA 02492 www.lawlerfuneralhome.com
Of New Hampshire, formerly of Winthrop
Mary L. (Ford) Kane of Windham, NH died peacefully March 14 at the Warde Health Center, Windham, NH. She was 90 years old.
Born in Brookline, where she grew up and attended school, she summered in Winthrop. After graduating from high school, she went on to receive her bachelor’s degree from Regis College in Weston. She was a resident of Windham for the past six years, formerly of Winthrop, where she was a member of St. John the Evangelist Church. She was a retired homemaker and a member of the Winthrop Catholic Women’s Club. In her younger days, she enjoyed sailing, horseback riding, and playing the cello. She was a creative writer and had some of her poems published. She also loved the beach and spending time with her family.
She was the wife of the late Robert J. Kane, sister of the late Dr. Thomas Ford and is survived by two daughters, Marie and her husband, Michael Walker, of Bakersfield, CA and Rita and her husband, Paul Ryan, of Windham, NH; two sons, James and his wife, Marlene Kane, of Swampscott and Robert and his wife, Debra Kane, of Lebanon, NH.; eight grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were by the Douglas & Johnson Funeral Home, Salem, NH. Burial was in Holy Hood Cemetery, Brookline. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the Sisters of Mercy, 21 Searles Rd, Windham, NH. 03087. For online condolences, please view the obituary at www.douglasandjohnson.com.
East Boston resident
Margaret (Pesella) Campagna of East Boston died on March 16.
The beloved wife of the late Robert F. Campagna, she was the mother of Alan and his wife, Ruth, and Carl Campagna, all of Acton; sister of the late John, Jerome, Angelo, Joseph and Rose Pesella; grandmother of Carol of California, Matthew of New Hampshire, Lara of North Carolina and Robert W. Campagna of Acton and is also survived by five great-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were by the Magrath Funeral Home, East Boston. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory to American Lung Assn., 460 Totten Pond Rd., Suite 400, Waltham, MA 02451 would be appreciated.