Obituaries 09-27-2017

Francis Moran

Member of many organizations; of Florida, formerly of Everett

After a lengthy senior care hospitalization, Francis S Moran, 91, passed away on August 13 in Margate, Florida.

Frank and his wife, the late Frances B. Moran, were married for 67 years. They lived in Everett for years followed by Amesbury and then settled in Florida for many years.

Francis was a past member of the United States Marine Corps and Marine Corps Reserves. Hebelonged to the New England Carpenters’ Union, Local #26, Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, Loyal Order of Moose, the American Legion and The Knights of Columbus in both Massachusetts and Florida.

Francis is survived by two sons: Kevin F Moran and his wife, Patty Moran of Georgetown and

Brian S Moran of Everett. He is also survived by five grandchildren and one great grandson.

Survivors include his grandsons: Ryan and Erika Mitchell Moran of Alexandria, VA, Shane and Alexandra Tancredi Moran of North Wales, PA and Michael Moran of Everett; granddaughters: Nicole Moran and Christine Moran of Revere and great grandson, Blake Brown Moran of Beverly.

An interment service will be held at the gravesite on Friday, September 29 at the Puritan

Lawn Cemetery, 185 Lake Street, Peabody. The procession to the gravesite will begin

at 11a.m.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: “A Hope for Nikolas,” c/o Beverly Bank, 254 Cabot Street, Beverly, MA 01915. A luncheon will immediately follow at Bertucci’s, Route 1 North, Peabody. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Conte – Giamberardino Family Funeral Home, 14 Pleasant Street, Georgetown, MA.

Paul Thomas Cain

Dedicated much of his life to mentoring and instructing young people

Paul Thomas Cain of Everett passed away on September 18. He was 76 years old.

Paul dedicated much of his life to the instruction and mentoring of young people through coaching baseball, working for both the Department of Youth Services and the Everett Schools as an attendance officer and engaging youth in bands, color guards and drum & bugle corps as an announcer and mentor.

The former husband of the late Roberta (Bellio) Cain, he was the father of Shawn Cain, his wife Michele Cain and their two children; Nicholas and Sarah Cain of North Chelmsford and is also survived by his son, Brian Cain and family members, Marcie, Jackson and Madison Cain of Sudbury.

Funeral arrangements were by the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Interment was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers, donations in Paul’s memory may be made to his son Brian’s Pan Mass Challenge donation page.

George Costanza

World War II Navy veteran

George C. Costanza of Malden died on September 24. He was 97 years old.

A US Navy veteran of World War II, who served on the USS Texas, he was the beloved husband of the late Alba (Rosati); loving father of Tristina Kimball and her husband, Phillip of Danvers and brother of the late Alfred and Richard Costanza; two beloved grandchildren, Tracy and Phil and five beloved great grandchildren: Timothy, Anthony, Alba, Samantha and Skylah. He is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

His Funeral will be held from the Salvatore Rocco and Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., Everett on Thursday, September 28. Services will commence in the Funeral Home on Thursday at 11 a.m. preceded by a wake serivce from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Interment will be at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. Donations in George’s memory may be made to a charity of your choice. For additional information, visit:

Edward B. Seeley

Formerly of Everett

Edward B. Seeley, of Winchester, formerly of Everett, passed away peacefully at Aberjona Nursing Center on Monday, September 25, 2017, at age 92.

Ed was born in Swanville, Maine on June 13, 1925 and raised and educated in Everett. He proudly served in the United States Navy during WWII as a Medic in the Hospital Corps, receiving an honorable discharge in 1946.  A descendant of the Mayflower, Ed was delighted to be a longtime member of the Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants. Ed worked for Arthur D. Little as a Laboratory Assistant in Cambridge for many years.

Ed was a quiet, respectful man. He was an avid reader, especially anything involving history. He happily served as the Church historian for First Parish Church in Malden where he was a longtime, dedicated member.

Ed was happiest spending time in Swanville, Maine at the family cabin that was grandfathered into the natural surroundings. He had a great love for the peaceful, rustic environment around the lake and returned every chance he could for his entire life. Ed will be remembered as a true gentleman who treated everyone the same, kindly.

Ed was the devoted son of the late Charles E. Seeley and Evelyn A. (Spaulding) Seeley.

Relatives and friends will gather in honor & remembrance of Ed’s life for visiting hours at the Robinson Funeral Home, 809 Main St., Melrose, on Wednesday, Sept. 27 from 4-6pm, and for his Funeral Service at First Parish, Universalist, 2 Elm St., Malden, celebrated on Thursday at 10am. Interment in Greenlawn Cemetery, Swanville, ME. Gifts in Ed’s name may be made to First Parish, 2 Elm Street, Malden, MA 02148. For online tribute, or directions visit

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