Obituaries 09-16-2021

Carly Bebergal

Of Winthrop

Carly A. Bebergal of Winthrop passed away on September 8. 

The beloved daughter of Debra Mariano and Leonard of Winthrop and the late Eric Bebergal, she was the loving sister of Marissa Freitas and her husband, Jeremy, Diana Jenkins and her husband, Christopher; cherished granddaughter of Eileen Paolini and the late Carmen Paolini and Byron and Ruth Bebergal.  She is also survived by many loving aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. 

Family and friends honored Carly’s life by gathering at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, (Orient Heights), East Boston, on Monday and again on Tuesday morning before leaving in procession to St. John the Evangelist Church, Winthrop, for a Funeral Mass celebrating Carly’s life. Services concluded with Carly being laid to rest in Winthrop Cemetery.   To leave an online condolence, please visit 

David Dalton

He Loved the Town of Winthrop

David Dalton of Winthrop passed away at the Don Orione Nursing Home in East Boston on September 11. He was 61 years old.

Born in Winthrop, the beloved son of the late Eleanor (Christopher) and Robert E. Dalton, he worked as an attendant at a nursing home for many years. He loved the Town of Winthrop and also enjoyed music, especially R&B and Jazz.

He was the dear brother of Stephen Dalton and his wife, Marianne of Winthrop and the late Christine Cresta and is also survived by several loving nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

A funeral service was held in the Caggiano-O’Maley-Frazier Funeral Home, Winthrop on Wednesday, September 15. Committal was private.

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Denice (Dinny) Dowd-Salzarulo

She Lived Life on Her Own Gracious Terms, with a Deep Appreciation for Family and Friends

It is with heartfelt sadness the family of Denice (Dinny) M. Dowd-Salzarulo announces her peaceful passing following a lengthy illness in Williamsburg, VA on August 26, 2021.

The cherished daughter of late Ann Marie (Sullivan) and John J. Dowd Sr., Denice graduated from Cathedral High School in Boston in 1968, subsequently earning an Associate’s Degree.  

Denice grew up in Winthrop and later relocated to Fort Myers, FL.  She proudly marched with the 27th Lancers in Revere for several years. Denice is listed and pictured in Funk in Wagnall’s Encyclopedia  as one of the first women allowed to work on the Logan Airport ramp with Eastern Airlines. She retired from Fed Ex following 29 years of service.

Denice was an avid reader and a Boston sports enthusiast. She loved to travel, especially enjoying Australia, Bermuda and the Caribbean. Denice loved skiing, tennis and golf.  The beach was her favorite haven.  Denice was adored for her quick wit, levity and kindness to others. She lived life on her own gracious terms, with a deep appreciation for family and friends. 

Denice leaves behind her loving siblings: Kevin M. Dowd and his wife, Nancy, of Somerset, MA, Stephanie Dowd, Leslie Smith and her husband, Brian, all of Ft. Myers, Florida and her dear sister and caretaker, Jennifer Dowd of Virginia.  Survivors also include her beloved nephews: John Dowd, Kevin and Anthony Dowd, Jake, Luke and Keith Smith and Brian Winter and many cousins.  

The family would also like to acknowledge appreciation to their dear cousin, JoAnn MacDonald and her loyal friend, Cathy Lafata-Devlin who maintained their love and support for Denice with much kindness throughout her illness.  Denice will be dearly missed.  Arrangements are private at the request of Denice.

If not today then Maybe tomorrow If not in this life Then maybe in next If not in this world then Maybe in another

But I won’t let go

Pryanhsu Pahwa

Rachel Moretti

Of Winthrop

Rachel Moretti of Winthrop passed away at the Katzman Family Center for Living in Chelsea on September 9. She was 91 years old.

Born in Sarno, Italy, the beloved daughter of the late Nunzia (Mancuso) and Filippo Squitieri, she resided in East Boston before moving to Winthrop over 56 years ago. She loved cooking, reading, music, dancing and especially loved the beach.

She was the devoted wife of Marcello Moretti and the loving mother of Lisa Pauling and her husband, Tim of Walnut Creek, California and Lydia Maniglia and her husband, Steven of Merrimack, NH, the dear sister of Sara Lusardi of Stoneham and the late Vincent Squitieri, Louis Squitieri, Assunta DeLucia and Concetta Mancuso and cherished grandmother of Nicholas, Jessica, Rachel and Matthew.

The funeral was conducted from the Caggiano-O’Maley-Frazier Funeral Home, Winthrop on Wednesday, September 15 followed by a Funeral Mass in St. John the Evangelist Church. Rev. Christopher O’Connor celebrated the Mass and offered prayers at the interment in the Belle Isle section of Winthrop Cemetery.

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John Moulton, Jr.

TWA Retiree

John “Jackie” Moulton, Jr., 79, of Medford, formerly of the Beachmont section of Revere and Winthrop, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, August 28 following a brief illness.

Jackie, as he was affectionately known to his family and friends, was the beloved husband for 56 years of Georgian (Spadaro) Moulton. Born in Boston, he was one of six children of the late John J. and Dorothy M. (Kenefick) Moulton, Sr.

He was raised and educated in Revere and Winthrop and was a 1960 graduate of Winthrop High School. Shortly following high school graduation, Jackie began his career at Logan Airport as a Ramp Service Technician for TWA where he worked for over 40 years until his retirement in 2002. Throughout his life, Jackie enjoyed traveling with family and friends. For nearly 20 years, he especially loved spending two weeks annually in Aruba with his family and many cherished friends.

He was also an avid Boston sports fan, had a passion for horse racing and was a longtime member of the Medford Elks Lodge 915. Jackie will fondly be remembered for his welcoming and gentle personality, his humor and laughter, and his unconditional love for his family and friends. He will be greatly missed.

  In addition to his beloved wife, Jackie is survived by his children; Kimberly Crowley and her husband, Lawrence of Medford and John C. Moulton, and his loving companion, Angela Santaniello of Wakefield. He was the loving grandfather of Korey, Jaclyn, Alexandra, and Georgia; cherished brother of Dorothy Filippone of Virginia, Maureen Castelli and her husband, Hildo of Revere, Judith Fernandez of Florida and the late Joan Sordillo and Robert F. Moulton and brother-in-law of Joyce Randazzo of Medford and is also survived by many nieces, nephews and dear friends.

 Funeral services were held from the Dello Russo Family Funeral Home, 306 Main St., Medford followed by a Funeral Mass celebrated in St. Joseph Church, Services concluded with burial at Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford.

It has been requested that in lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Jackie’s memory to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memorials Processing, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959. 

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