Owner and manager of Jeveli’s Restaurant for over 40 years
Theodore A. ‘Ted’ Jeveli of Winthrop passed away on March 16. He was 94 years old.
Ted was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and the owner and manager of Jeveli’s Restaurant for over 40 years, a life member of the Cottage Park Yacht Club and the Pleasant Park Yacht Club in Winthrop, the former Winthrop Masonic Lodge and the Watertown Lodge of Elks #496.
“We all come from the sea, but we are not all of the sea. Those of us who are, we children of the tides, must return to it again and again, until the day we don’t come back; leaving only that which was touched along the way.”
He was the beloved husband of the late Muriel B. (Bradshaw) Jeveli who passed away on Jan. 17, 2007, the devoted father of Eric Jeveli of Winthrop, Connie Malcomb of Westminster and Sandra Wollenhaupt of Winthrop, adored grandfather of eight and great-grandfather of five.
Visiting hours will be held in the Maurice W. Kirby Funeral Home, 210 Winthrop St., Winthrop, on Friday, April 6m from 4 to 8 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. John’s
Episcopal Church, 222 Bowdoin St., Winthrop on Saturday, April 7, at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited. Burial will follow in Winthrop Cemetery. For guestbook and directions, please visit:
Retired St. John’s School secretary, member of Winthrop Catholic Women’s Club and St. John’s Mother’s Club
Muriel A. Lessard of Winthrop St., Winthrop passed away at the Eastpointe Rehabilitation and Nursing Skills Center in Chelsea on March 29. She was 90 years old.
Born in Boston, she was the beloved daughter of the late Frances (Belcher) and Christian Fredericks.
A lifelong resident of Winthrop, she worked as a secretary at St. John the Evangelist Parochial School. She was also a member of the Winthrop Catholic Women’s Club and the St. John Mother’s Club.
She was the devoted wife of Ernest Lessard and the loving mother of David Lessard and his wife, Karen, Mary McGrail and her husband, Charles, all of Winthrop, Richard Lessard and his wife, Jane of Andover, Kathryn Dixon and Nancy Feeley and her husband, Patrick, all of Winthrop, Linda Sirois and her husband, Mark of Ipswich and Donna Farland and her husband, Chester of Derry, N.H., and the dear sister of Louise Weinhold of New Hampshire and the late Christian Fredericks, Dorothy Bachini and William Fredericks. She is also survived by 24 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
The funeral was conducted from the Caggiano-O’Maley-Frazier Funeral Home on Wednesday, April 4, followed by a Funeral Mass in St. John the Evangelist Church 320 Winthrop St., Winthrop. Rev. Peter Graziano celebrated the mass and offered prayers at the interment in Winthrop Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Joslin Diabetes Center One Joslin Place, Suite 745, Boston MA 02215 or go to: www.joslin.org. To sign the online guestbook go to www.caggianofuenralhome.com.
Retired Registered Nurse who friends called “The Little Pope”
Adelaide Capone of Stamford, Connecticut, formerly of Winthrop, passed away at home on March 27. She was 90 years old.
Born in Revere, she was the beloved daughter of the late Grace (Hodgkins) and John H. O’Brien.
A resident of Winthrop for over 70 years she attended Boston City Hospital School of Nursing and went on to work as a registered nurse for many years. She loved to read and talk politics. She especially loved to travel with her granddaughter Danielle. She enjoyed praying for and taking care of people, friends called her the “Little Pope.”
She was the loving mother of Michelle Schonback and her husband, David of Stamford, Connecticut; the dear sister of the late Joseph O’Brien, Mary Farrell, John O’Brien, Anne Salame, Francis X. O’Brien, Claire Limone and Rita O’Brien; cherished grandmother of Danielle Garbien and her husband, Timothy of Rye, New York and great grandmother of Adelaide Grace and Timothy MacKinney.
The funeral was conducted from the Caggiano-O’Maley-Frazier Funeral Home, Winthrop on Tuesday, April 3 followed by a Funeral Mass in St. John the Evangelist Church, Winthrop. Rev. Peter Graziano celebrated the mass and offered prayers at the interment in the Belle Isle section of Winthrop Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to www.caringforacure.org.
To sign the online guestbook go to www.caggianofuneralhome.com
Joseph Albert ‘Joey’ Brancato
Waiting to report to Paris Island for U.S. Marine Corps basic training
Joseph Albert “Joey” Brancato of Winthrop passed away unexpectedly. He was 21 years old.
Joseph loved fishing and enjoyed spending time at the Winthrop Yacht Club to fish. He also enjoyed skiing and dirt bike riding. Just prior to his sudden passing, he had enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. and was waiting to report to Paris Island for basic training.
He was the beloved son of Kim Marie (LeBaron) Brancato of Winthrop and Andrew R. Brancato of Peabody, dear brother of Andrew R. Brancato of Melrose, Gabriella N. Brancato of Winthrop and Rebekah R. Brancato of Everett; cherished grandson of Mildred (Todisco) LeBaron and the late Albert N. LeBaron of Winthrop and Veronica (Joyce) Brancato and the late Andrew R. Brancato of West Peabody; loving nephew of Shawn LeBaron of Bradford and the late Al LeBaron, Andrea Brancato-Walke of Danvers and Karla Brancato of West Peabody. He is also survived by his great-aunts, many cousins and close friends who were like his family.
Funeral arrangements were by the Maurice W. Kirby Funeral Home, 210 Winthrop St., Winthrop. A Funeral Service was held on Tuesday,April 3, in the funeral home. Donations in his name can be made to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, Attn. Development Charles B. Wang International Children’s Building, 699 Prince St., Alexandria VA. 22314. For guestbook, please visit: www.mauricekirbyfh.com.
Retired LPN and Legal Secretary
It is with great sadness the family of Jan Memmolo of Sewall Ave., Winthrop announces her passing on Sunday, April 1, at th e Jesmond Nursing Home in Nahant. She was 77 years old. Born in Chelsea on Nov. 21, 1940, she was the beloved daughter of the late Lillian (Bonner) and Francis Hogarty.
Jan was a Winthrop resident for over 50 years. She received her LPN in 1976 and her Gerontology degree later on. Jan was an LPN for over 30 years and retired to work as a secretary at a local attorney’s office for 20 years.
Jan will be lovingly remembered by her children: Michelle A. Tower and her husband, Erik and Michael T. Memmolo and his wife, Marnie. She was the cherished grandmother of Danielle J. Trainor and her husband, Jake and Ava Grace Memmolo; dear sister of Patricia A. Kindelan and her husband, Edward and the late Joan Levine and her husband, Howard, Thomas Hogarty and Michael Hogarty. She is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and friends. She was the former wife of Thomas Memmolo.
Family and friends are cordially invited to attend the visitation at the Winthrop Lodge of Elks, 191 Washington Ave., Winthrop, on Monday, April 9 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11 a.m. prior to the start of the visitation.
Memorial donations may be made to the COPD Foundation 3300 Ponce De Leon Blvd, Miami, FL 33134 or go to www.copdfoundation.org. For directions or to sign the online guestbook go to www.caggianofuneralhome.com.