Obituaries 03-11-2015

Melvin ‘Bud’ Peavey

Retired Everett Fire Captain

Melvin F. “Bud” Peavey, a lifelong Everett resident, passed away on March 6. He was 87 years old.

Bud was a US Navy veteran of World War II and a retired captain on the Everett Fire Department. He was an avid candlepin bowler and a huge sports fan, especially Everett Football.

The beloved husband of the late Miriam (Dodge) Peavey, he was the loving father of Kenneth F. Peavey and his wife, Betty of Peabody, Nancy R. Gallagher of Tewksbury and Susan E. Guess and her husband, Mark of Des Moines, IA; the cherished grandfather of seven and cherished great grandfather of three.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend his funeral at the JF Ward Funeral Home, 772 Broadway, Everett, today, Wednesday, March 11 at 10 a.m. Interment will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Everett. For directions and online guest book visit

Thomas Allen Lanzoni

Nursing supervisor, musician and

avid sports fan

Thomas Allen Lanzoni of Everett died peacefully in the comfort of home on March 5. He was 67 years old.

Born in Lynn, Tom lived in Everett for many years. He dedicated his life to caring for others in the nursing profession. He was a supervisor at the Woodlawn Manor and a floor nurse at the Everett Rehabilitation Center on Elm Street. He was respected by all employees and loved by his patients. Tom enjoyed playing his guitar and loved music, especially the blues. He was an avid sports fan and attended home games whenever possible.

He was the beloved life partner of Patricia A. LoRusso; step-father of Stacy N. Muise and her husband, James of Saugus and Michael A. LoRusso and his fiance, Caitlin Nestor of Everett; adoring grandfather of James and Christopher Muise. Tom is also survived by Thomas and Timothy and the late James Lanzoni.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Interment was private. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory to American Diabetes Association, 330 Congress St., 5th Floor, Boston, MA 02210 would be sincerely appreciated.

Marie ‘Sis’ Ardolino

Of Everett

Marie A. “Sis” (Barrese) Ardolino of Everett died on March, 9.

The beloved wife of the late James W., she was the mother of James and Joseph ,both of Everett and is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Her Funeral will be held from the Salvatore Rocco and Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., Everett on Friday, March 13 at 10 a.m. Followed by a Funeral Mass in The Immaculate Conception Church at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited. Visiting hours are Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. Interment will be held at a later day in Woodlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Marie’s memory may be made to the charity of your choice

Rose Davidson-MacKenzie

Of Everett

Rose C. (Puopolo) MacKenzie, a longtime Everett resident, passed away on March 5. She was 95 years old.

The beloved wife of the late Alfred Davidson and the late James P. MacKenzie, she was the loving mother of Donald Davidson, Richard Davidson, Robert Davidson, James P. MacKenzie, Mark S. MacKenzie, Carol A. Bardaro, and the late Alfred Davidson; loving sister of Grace Goscinak, Louise Smith, John Puopolo, the late George Brioso, and the late Millie Streletzky. She is also survived by 13 cherished grandchildren and 13 cherished great grandchildren.

Funeral arrangements were by the JF Ward Funeral Home, Everett. Interment was in Glenwood Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers, gifts in Rose’s memory may be made to National Ovarian Cancer Coalition or to Dana Farber Cancer Institute For online guest book, visit:

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