April G. Lambiase of Willis Avenue, Winthrop passed away suddenly at home on February 4. She was 53 years old.
Born in Boston, the beloved daughter of the late Eleanor (DiFlumeri) and Antonio F. Lambiase, she was the loving mother of Lisa Pellecchia and her wife, Katy and Anthony Pellecchia all of Winthrop and the dear sister of Richard Lambiase of Revere.
Family and friends are cordially invited to attend the visitation from the Caggiano-O’Maley-Frazier Funeral Home, Winthrop on Friday, February 10 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. John the Evangelist Church, 320 Winthrop St., Winthrop at 10 a.m. Interment to follow the mass will be in the Belle Isle section of Winthrop Cemetery. To sign the online guestbook go to www.caggianofuneralhome.com.
Albert Daniel Flannery, Jr.
Albert Daniel Flannery, Jr. passed away unexpectedly in Changchun, China on January 18. He was 64 years old.
Born in Cambridge, the beloved son of the late Genevieve M. (LaCerda) and Albert D. Flannery, Sr., Albert graduated from Winthrop High School and Suffolk University. He was a retired postal worker and was teaching English and French at several universities in China at the time of his death. He also served in the US Army. He had lived in Winthrop and Swampscott and mostly recently in Changchun, China. He had a great passion for travel and languages and loved African Dance.
He was the dear brother of William and Cindy Flannery of Swampscott and Mary Ellen and William Jacques of Winthrop; loving uncle of Todd and Kristyn Flannery, Rory and Melanie Flannery, Rachelle and Lynne Gallagher-Jacques, Kimberly Jacques and Reed Flannery and is also survived by six great nieces and nephews.
Family and friends are cordially invited to attend the visitation from the Caggiano-O’Maley-Frazier Funeral Home, Winthrop on Saturday, February 11 from 9 to 11 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. John the Evangelist Church 320 Winthrop St., Winthrop at 11:30 a.m. Interment to follow the mass will be in the Cross Street section of Winthrop Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Military Friends Foundation, 14 Beacon St., Suite 607A Boston MA 02108. To sign the online guestbook go to www.caggianofuneralhome.com.
Forrest ‘Butch’ Allen, Jr.
Forrest V. “Butch” Allen, Jr. of Wilmington passed away on January 31. He was 67 years old.
The beloved husband of Connie (Grieci) Allen, he was the devoted father of Adrienne Solari and her husband, Hugh of Burlington, loving “Papa” of Gianna and Gabriella Solari; cherished son of the late Forrest V. and Lorraine (Harvey) Allen; dear brother of Paul Allen and his wife, Cindy of Chelsea, Earl Allen and his wife, Donna of Wilmington, Kevin Allen and his wife, Betsy of Ohio, David Allen and his wife, Joanne of New Hampshire, Ruth Allen of Virginia and Wendy Allen of Winthrop. He is also survived by many loving aunt, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Nichols Funeral Home, Wilmington. Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 300 5th Avenue, Waltha, MA 02451.
Trial court officer and former property manager
James J. Napoli of Sewall Avenue., Winthrop passed away suddenly on February 4 at the Mary Lane Hospital in Ware. He was 59 years old.
Born in Arlington, the beloved son of Giuseppe Napoli and the late Rose (Tassone), he was a longtime resident of Arlington and a resident of Winthrop for the past 14 years. He worked as a property manager for many years and at the time of his death was pursuing a position as a trial court officer, a position he had held many years ago.
He was the devoted husband of Cathleen (Carideo) and the loving father of Nicholas and Liliana Napoli, both of Winthrop, the dear brother of Dennis Napoli and his wife, Diane of Plainville and the late Diana Wesoloski and her husband, Jerry and loving son in law of Jane and Thomas Carideo. He is also survived by several loving nieces and nephews.
The funeral was conducted from the Caggiano-O’Maley-Frazier Funeral Home, Winthrop on February 8 followed by a Funeral Mass in St. John the Evangelist Church, Winthrop. Interment followed the mass in the Belle Isle section of Winthrop Cemetery. To sign the online guestbook, go to www.caggianofuneralhome.com.
Charles ‘Charlie’ Chicos
Former owner of Chicos’ Variety Stores
Charles T. “Charlie” Chicos of Winthrop passed away on February 2. He was 66 years old.
The former owner of Chicos’ Variety Stores in Boston, Winthrop and Revere, he was the beloved husband of Barbara J. (Hough) Chicos; devoted father of Michelle P. Raddi and her husband, Glen, Stephen C. Chicos and Joseph M. Chicos and his wife, Jessica, all of Winthrop; adored grandfather of twins, Emily and Grant Raddi; dear brother of James A. Chicos and Marie (Terry) Chase, Joanne M. Gampel and her husband, Alan and the late George C. Chicos, all of Winthrop. Born in Winthrop, he was the cherished son of the late Ochi J. and Marie L. (Wheaton) Chicos and is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were from the Maurice W. Kirby Funeral Home, Winthrop. A Funeral Mass was held in St. John the Evangelist Church-Winthrop on February 8. Burial followed the Mass in Winthrop Cemetery (Belle Isle Section). Donations in his name can be made to the Alzheimer’s Assn., Massachusetts and New Hampshire Chapter, 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA. 02472.
For guestbook, please visit, www.mauricekirbyfh.com.