Obituaries 12-09-2015

Gregory Forte

Member of Everett VFW, Malden Moose and Revere ITAM

Gregory J. Forte of Revere, formerly of Everett, died on December 5  at the Chelsea Jewish Nursing Home. He was 92 years old.

A US Army veteran of World War II,  he worked in manufacturing for many years and was a member of the Everett V.F.W, Malden Moose and Revere ITAM.

Born and raised in Everett, the son of the late Louis and Julie (Scopa) Forte, he was the beloved husband of the late Gloria (Landano); devoted father of Joyce Bonasoro and her husband, Fred of Revere, Steven and his wife, Jean of Middleton; dear brother of Sophie Forte of Everett, Virginia Mucciarone of Everett, Beatrice Maines of Uxbridge and the late Anthony Forte, Lucy Carbone and Rita Mazzochia; loving grandfather of Lauren and Peter and is also survived by a great granddaughter, Emma and by many nieces and nephews.

His Funeral will be held from the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno 128 Revere St, Revere on Thursday December 10 at 10 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St Anthony’s Church at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours will be today, Wednesday, from 4 to 8 p.m. Interment will be in Puritan Lawn Cemetery. For guest book please visit

Nina DeFlumeri

Her greatest interests were church and family

Nina (Cataldo) DeFlumeri passed away on December 5 in the peaceful surroundings of her Malden home after a short illness, with her husband and family at her side. She was 87 years old.

Born and raised in Monte Falcione, Italy, she was one of seven children born to the late Angelo and Margaret (Sordillo) Cataldo. She garnered her formal education in Italy and was married to Reginald “Reggie” DeFlumeri in the fall of 1951. Together with family they immigrated to the United States as newlywed’s and first settled in Chelsea and Everett for several years, and then made their home in Malden for the past 40 years. Nina remained at home raising two sons and caring for her household. A deeply religious and faithful Catholic, she was a parishioner at St. Joseph’s Church in Everett and most recently at the Immaculate Conception Church in Everett when the St. Joseph’s closed several years ago. She was also strongly dedicated to the St. Anthony Shrine, Arch St. Chapel, in Boston and performed many acts of volunteer work at all of those churches. Throughout her life, Church and Family were her greatest and most cherished interests.

Nina is survived by her beloved husband of 64 years, “Reggie” DeFlumeri (Owner/Proprietor of “Reggie’s Service Station” in Chelsea). She was the devoted mother of Joseph DeFlumeri and his wife, Donna of Lunenburg, VT and Anthony DeFlumeri and his wife, Debra of Peabody; cherished grandmother of Alexandra Chapman and her husband, Jonathan, Joseph DeFlumeri, Jr., Anastasia DeFlumeri, Paul DeFlumeri and Daniel DeFlumeri; dear sister of Louis Cataldo of Monte Falcione, Italy, Joseph Cataldo of England, Rose Cataldo of Monte Falcione, Italy, Michael Cataldo of Wakefield and the late Nicholas and Marie Cataldo.

A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial was said on Tuesday in the Immaculate Conception Church, Everett, Rev. Gerald Osterman officiated. Services concluded with entombment at Holy Cross Community Mausoleum, Malden. Should friends desire, contributions in Nina’s memory may be made to The Home for Little Wanderers, 10 Guest St., Boston, MA 02135. For Guest Book entries or to send expressions of sympathy, please visit

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