Obituaries 09.28.2016

Charles Loycano

Retired GE Foreman and owner/operator of Loyal Machine Company, Inc. of Boston and Chelsea

Charles F. Loycano of Everett entered into rest on Monday, September 19 in the Chelsea Jewish Nursing Home. He was 86 years old.

Charles proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. For many years he also served with the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary as Staff Officer-MA in District 1NR. He worked for General Electric as Foreman in the Apprentice Training Program and was Owner/Operator of Loyal Machine Company, Inc. in Boston and Chelsea.

Charles was a member of the S-Kimos Ski Club of Jackson, NH and took great pleasure skiing and hiking with his friends in the White Mountains of New Hampshire and enjoyed boating in Boston, Salem Harbor and surrounding areas.

Born in Everett on September 2, 1930 and a lifelong Everett resident, he was the beloved son of the late Frances (Oliveri) and John Loycano; dear and devoted brother of Agnes Foye of Everett, John Loycano and his wife, Suzanne of Billerica, Robert Loycano and his wife, Ann of Framingham and the late Joseph Loycano. Charles is also survived by several loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Interment was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Charles’ memory to St. Vincent de Paul Society, 18 Canton St., Stoughton, MA 02072 would be sincerely appreciated.

Josephine Messina

Devoted Catholic

Josephine E. (DellaPiana) Messina, a lifelong resident of Everett, entered into rest on Sunday, September 25 surrounded  by her loving family in the Leonard Florence Center for Living in Chelsea, Massachusetts. She was 89 years old.

Born in Everett, Josephine was a devoted Roman Catholic who alongside her husband, Joe attended weekly Mass at St. Anthony’s Church.

She was the beloved wife of Joseph I. Messina for 68 years; dear and devoted mother of Marianne Richard of Lynn, Joseph A. Messina and Kenneth Messina of Everett and the late Karen Voto; loving “Nana” of Robert, Michael and Angela Voto of Lynnfield, Joseph Messina of Topsfield, Cameron and Nicholas Titel of Topsfield, Hunter Richard of Cambridge and Julianna Messina of Concord, NH; devoted mother-in-law of Donna and Ken Titel of Topsfield.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Josephine’s visiting hours in the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) Everett today, Wednesday, September 28 from 4 to 8 p.m. Her funeral will be from the funeral home on Thursday at 9 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Anthony’s Church, 38 Oakes St., Everett, at 10 a.m. Interment will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Everett.

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