Obituaries 03-30-2016

George B. Stewart Jr.

Retired Everett Police Chief

George B. Stewart Jr., retired Police Chief for the City of Everett,  died peacefully on March 26 at the Greater Concord VNA Hospice House in the loving care of his family and VNA staff. He was 80 years old.

 He was the beloved husband of Ann M. (Indelicato) Stewart with whom he celebrated a fifty-seventh wedding anniversary this past April 19.

George was born in Cambridge, one of three children of the late George B. and Letitia (Mahoney) Stewart. He was raised in Chelsea and Everett. He graduated from Everett High School with the Class of 1954, and enlisted into the U.S. Navy where he served aboard CV 32, the USS Leyte, off the coast of Korea. Upon his honorable discharge, he began a career with the Everett Police which ended with his retirement as Chief of the Department in 1989.

George and his wife retired to Tewksbury, wintered in Delray Beach, Florida and returned to Concord, NH, in 2007.

He was a communicant of St. William’s Parish while living in Tewksbury, a member of the Massachusetts Chiefs of Police Association and a former member of the Everett Rotary Club.

George will be remembered forever for his love for his family, for his sharp wit, his quick smile, the twinkle in his eye as he attempted to “pull the wool over your eyes,” and his love for the game of golf in his retirement years.

In addition to his beloved wife, he leaves three children; George of Dracut, John and his wife, Gina of N. Chelmsford, and Letitia “Leeann” Stewart of Campton, NH and his two loving daughters-in-law, Gina of N. Chelmsford and Martha of Littleton: six grandchildren; Joey, April, Sara, Mackenzie, Gianna and Francesca: three great grandchildren; Luka, Prudence and Sophia: a brother, William Stewart and his wife, Nancy of Port Charlotte, FL; a sister, Terry Barrett and her husband, Ernie of Northport, FL and by many nieces, nephews, and many dear friends he acquired during his lifetime. George was predeceased by his beloved son, Michael.

Visiting hours will be Thursday, March 31 from 4 until 8 p.m. in the Tewksbury Funeral Home, corner of 1 Dewey and 975 Main Sts. (Rte. 38) Tewksbury Center, Ph. (800 in MA or 978) 851 2950. His funeral will begin Friday, April 1 at 9:30 a.m. from the funeral home followed by a Funeral Mass on Friday at 10:30 a.m. in St. William’s Church, 1351 Main St. (Rte. 38) Tewksbury. Burial will follow at St. Mary Cemetery, N. Tewksbury. Memorials to Lupus Foundation of America will be appreciated at, or The National Spinal Cord Injury Association, For additional information, visit:

Corinne Rainone

Licensed Practical Nurse

Corinne M. Rainone of Saugus, formerly of Everett, entered into rest unexpectedly on Easter Sunday, March 27 at home. She was 61 years old.

Born in Malden, Corinne lived in Saugus for many years. She was a Licensed Practical Nurse by profession. She received her training at the Youville Hospital in Cambridge and worked there for many years. Corinne also did private nursing care for many patients.

She was the beloved daughter of the late Irene M. (Mirro) and John A. Rainone, Jr.; dear and devoted mother of Lisa Fronduto; loving grandmother of Gianna and Giovanni Fronduto; long-time loving companion of Will Powell and devoted sister of Sandra M. LoRusso and her husband, Vincent, Grace A. Coppola and her husband, Gabriele, Irene Martins and her husband, Paul, the late John A. Rainone, III and his surviving wife, Rosemary and Helen Barry and her surviving husband, Dennis. Corinne is also survived by several loving nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Corinne’s visiting hours in the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) Everett on Thursday, March 31 from 5 to 8 p.m. Her funeral will be held from the funeral home on Friday at 10 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church, 487 Broadway, Everett, at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Corinne’s memory to Multiple Sclerosis Society, 101A First Ave., Waltham, MA, 02451 would be sincerely appreciated.

John Mattuchio

Retiree of Mattuchio Brothers Scrap Iron and Metal Co. of Everett

John W. Mattuchio of Somerville entered into rest on March 16 in the Somerville Hospital. He was 96 years old.

John was born in Everett and resided in Somerville for many years. He was a crane operator by profession retired from Mattuchio Brothers Scrap Iron and Metal Company in Everett.

John was a true American who loved and cherished our country. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was honorably discharged as a First Sergeant.

He was the beloved husband of the late Rena (Trombi) Mattuchio; dear and devoted father of John W. Mattuchio, II and his wife, Gail of Pepperell, Robert J. Mattuchio and his wife, Elizabeth of Malden and the late Richard F. Mattuchio and his surviving wife, Linda of Kennebunkport, ME; brother of the late Helen Valeri, Catherine Mattuchio, Edith Pensavalli, Virginia Pesce, Jeanne Mollica, William, Rocco, Louis, Quido, Pasquale and Albert Mattuchio. John is also survived by 10 loving grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and by several nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend John’s visiting hours in the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) Everett on Sunday, April 3 from 3 to 6 p.m. His funeral will be held from the funeral home on Monday at 8:45 a.m. followed by his Funeral Mass in St. Catherine of Genoa Church, 185 Summer St., Somerville, at 10 a.m. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions in John’s memory to The Clardy Children’s Fund of fallen State Trooper Thomas L. Clardy, C/O Avidia Bank, 42 Main St. Hudson, MA 01749 would be sincerely appreciated. Parking with attendants on duty.

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