Obituaries 05-21-2015

Emmanuel Manoloules

Retired owner of Votre Beauty Salon, Brookline

Emmanuel E. Manoloules of Winthrop passed away at home on May 18. He was 87 years old.

Prior to his retirement, he was the owner of Votre Beauty Salon in Brookline.

The beloved husband of Melitsa (Tsiotos) Manoloules, he was born in Kalipefki, Larisa, Greece, the son of the late Evangelo and Anastasia (Ntasios) Manoloules. He was the devoted father of Angelo Manoloules and his wife, Lisa of Winthrop, Chris Manoloules of Tennessee, Anastasia Kyriacou of Winthrop, son in law Emmanuel Kyriacou of Winthrop and Elaine Michaelidis and her husband, Haralambos of Roslindale; adored grandfather of Erik, Lindsay, Manny, Melitsa, Demitri, Alexandra, Yianni, Manoli, and Anna and great-grandfather of Emerson. He was the dear brother of Paraskevoula Tsiakalis and her husband, Dimitrios of Greece, Stavroula Kalaitzidis and her husband, Kimon of Roslindale and the late Kleanthis and Zafiris Manoloulis, who is survived by his wife, Triantafilia. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

His Funeral will be held from the Maurice W. Kirby Funeral Home, 210 Winthrop St., Winthrop, on Friday, May 22, at 8:45 a.m. followed by a Funeral Service in St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 54 S. Common St., Lynn at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited. Burial will be held in Winthrop Cemetery (Belle Isle Section.) Visiting hours will be held in the funeral home today, Thursday, from 4 to 8 p.m. For guestbook and directions, please visit

Thomas Rowlinson Jr.

Security Guard

Thomas F. Rowlinson, Jr. of Peabody passed away on May 16. He was 66 years old.

Tom was employed by the Sodexo Co. as a security guard working at the Lahey Clinic

He was the cherished son of the late Thomas F. Sr. and Sylvia E. (Hawkes) Rowlinson; dear brother of Elizabeth “Betsy” Duplin and her husband, Joe of Winthrop and William R. Rowlinson of Ft. Atkinson, WI; loving uncle of Andrew Duplin and his fiancée, Lauren Barman, Matthew Duplin, Racheal Rowlinson, and the late Ezra Rowlinson.

A Funeral Service will be held privately by his family at a later date. Donations in his memory can be made to the Viking Pride Foundation Inc. P.O. Box 37, Winthrop, MA 02152. Funeral arrangements are by the Maurice W. Kirby Funeral Home, 210 Winthrop St., Winthrop. For guestbook, please visit

Mary Todisco

Of East Boston

Mary P. (Vecchio) Todisco of East Boston, passed away on May 16. She was 92 years old.

She was the beloved wife of the late Mario A. Todisco Sr.; loving mother of Anthony Todisco of East Boston, Mario Todisco Jr. and his wife, Jeanine (Capone) Todisco of Winthrop and the late Arthur Todisco; cherished grandmother of Jennifer Melendez, Jesse Todisco, Marissa Todisco, David Todisco and Genneane Scuturio; dear sister of Louise Odoardi of Florida, the late Geraldine Kennedy and Victor and Anthony Vecchio and is also survived by many loving nephews, nieces and cousins.

Funeral arrangements were by Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, Revere. Interment was at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett. For guestbook and directions:

Richard Mahoney

Longtime Chelsea Soldiers Home power plant engineer

Richard M. Mahoney of Bartlett Road, Winthrop passed away at the Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Medford on May 11. He was 64 years old.

Born in Boston, he was the beloved son of the late Dorothy (Marcovitz) and John W. Mahoney. A resident of Winthrop since 1964, he enlisted in the US Army serving during the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged as a Specialist 4th Class. After his discharge, he worked for many years as an engineer in the power plant at the Chelsea Soldier’s Home.

He was the devoted husband of Mary H. Babb and the dear brother of Dawn Mahoney of Winthrop, John W. Mahoney of Virginia, John S. Mahoney of Newton, New Hampshire, Kevin Mahoney of Somerville, Denny Mahoney of Winthrop and Betsy Wise-Dixon of Australia.

Funeral services were conducted from the Ernest P. Caggiano and Son-O’Maley Funeral Home, Winthrop on Sunday, May 17. To sign the online guestbook go to

Richard DiFlumeri

Well respected architect

Richard DiFlumeri of Winthrop and West Palm Beach, Florida, a well respected architect and builder, passed away on May 15.

A man who will forever be remembered for that special look in all that he created and especially by all those whose lives he touched, he leaves behind his beloved wife Ann (Luongo) with whom he shared a full lifetime of 65 years of marriage; his daughters: Andrea and her spouse, Bud, Carla, Richelle, Vanessa and her spouse, Clarke, along with Nicholas, Amelia and Richard the grandchildren who will continue his legacy. He also leaves a loving sister, Eleanor and the memory of his deceased brother, Albert and his mother, Amelia and father, Joseph. He was a shining example of the meaning INTEGRITY. He will remain in our hearts and memories forever and will be dearly missed.

His funeral was conducted from the Ernest P. Caggiano and Son-O’Maley Funeral Home, Winthrop on May 20 followed by a Funeral Mass in St. John the Evangelist Church, Winthrop. Entombment followed the Mass in the Woodlawn Mausoleum, Everett. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Jimmy Fund, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168. To sign the online guestbook go to

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