Obituaries 10-05-2016

Mary Louise Yeaton

Registered Nurse

Mary Louise Yeaton of Everett passed away suddenly at her home in Everett on September 16 at the age of 71.

Mary graduated from Gardiner High School in Maine in 1963 and went on to earn a Nursing Degree from Whidden Memorial Hospital in 1967. Mary worked as a Registered Nurse at New England Baptist Hospital for most of her career. She enjoyed further studies to enhance her career, traveling, visiting with family and caring for others.

Mary was predeceased by her father Arthur Yeaton and her mother, Eva Yeaton.  She is survived by and lovingly remembered by her brother, Larry Yeaton, his wife, Laurie and her nephew, Lee Yeaton, his wife, Ayse and her niece, Lisa Yeaton.

The graveside service and burial will be at Oak Grove Cemetery in Gardiner, Maine on October 7 at 3 p.m.

Lamberto Lucchesi

Retired construction mason

Lamberto Lucchesi of Everett entered into rest on Thursday, September 29 in the Lighthouse Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Revere. He was 85 years old.

Born in Bagni di Lucca, Italy, Lamberto lived in Everett for many years. He was a mason by trade having worked in the construction industry.

He was the beloved husband of Anna M. (Panuccio) for more than 61 years; dear and devoted father of Daniela Lucchesi of Everett, Mauro Lucchesi and his wife, Diane of Dover and Gianfranco Lucchesi and his wife, Pamela of Tewksbury; brother of Lea Gnesi of Winchester, Peter Lucchesi of Braintree, Nedo Lucchesi of Salem, NH, Maria Lucchesi of Torino, Italy, Alvara Lucchesi of Lucca, Italy and the late Giulianna Cassini and Loris Lucchesi; loving grandfather of Dina Lucchesi, Andreas Lucchesi, Samantha Cammarata, Alexandra Lucchesi and Christian Lucchesi.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, Everett Entombment was in Woodlawn Cemetery Community Mausoleum, Everett. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Lamberto’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Association, 420 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472 would be sincerely appreciated.

Thomas William Cooke

Retired Melrose Public School Counselor

Thomas William Cooke of Salem, NH, formerly of Lynnfield, died Tuesday, September 27 at the Parkland Medical Center in Derry, NH. He was 90 years old.

Mr. Cooke was raised in Everett and was a graduate of Everett High School, Class of 1944. He then enlisted in the United States Navy and served in both World War II and Korea. He later went on to receive his Bachelor’s Degree from Suffolk University and his Master’s Degree in Counseling from Boston University. Mr. Cooke had first gone to work for the Massachusetts Department of Youth Services before joining the Melrose Public School System as a counselor, where he remained until his retirement. He loved to golf and especially enjoyed playing in North Carolina where he once lived. He also played many courses in the British Isles.  He loved to travel and enjoyed dining at various restaurants with his wife.

He was the beloved husband of Carol M. (Roberts) Cooke, with whom he spent 43 years of marriage. He was the brother of Betty Moran and her late husband, Bill of Windham, NH, Paul Cooke and his wife, Annette of Salem, NH and the late Robert and John “Jack” Cooke. He is also survived by many other relatives and friends who were dear to his heart.

Funeral arrangements were by the McDonald Funeral Home, Wakefield. Interment was private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Melrose Permanent Scholarship Fund, PO Box 760695, Melrose, MA 02176.


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