Obituaries 10-25-2017

Charles Goyetche

Former Everett Common Council member

Charles H. Goyetche of Boston, formerly of Everett, entered into rest unexpectedly on Sunday, October 15 at his residence. He was only 58 years old.

Charlie was a graduate of Pope John XXIII High School in Everett. In 1992 he was elected to the Everett Common Council, a position he held until 1994. Charlie worked for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Department of Corrections for over eight years and before Charlie retired, he was employed by Local 223, Laborers’ Union for many years.

The beloved son of the late Bridget (Kerins) and Henry C. Goyetche, he was the dear and devoted brother of John and his wife, Helen of Saugus, the late Thomas and his surviving wife, Maureen of Everett, Andrew and his wife, Colleen of Saugus, Pamela Fialli and her husband, Mark of N. Reading, Ann Marie and Vernon of Everett. Charlie was the loving uncle of Reaha, John, Adelle, Madison and Travis Goyetche, and Stephen, Jennifer and Michael Fialli.

Funeral arrangements were by the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Interment was at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Charlie’s memory to the American Diabetes Association, 260 Cochituate Rd., #200, Framingham, MA 01701 would be sincerely appreciated.

Margaret Rankin

Of Everett

Margaret E. (Pierce) Rankin of Everett died on October 17.

She was the beloved wife of the late Charles Rankin Jr., loving mother of Dennis Rankin, David Rankin of New Mexico and his wife Ruth, Dr. Charles Rankin III and his wife, Kris, Richard Rankin and his wife, Susan and John Rankin and his wife, Ellen; loving sister of Jane Hill, as well as the late Jim, Jack and Dennis Pierce. She is also survived by 13 beloved grandchildren and 15 beloved great grandchildren.

Funeral arrangements were by the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Interment was at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett. In lieu of flowers, donations in Margaret’s memory may be made to the Salvation Army, For more information, please call 1-877-71ROCCO or

Carmen DeSimone

Retired Purity-Supreme Construction Project Manager

Carmen L. DeSimone of Tewksbury, formerly of Everett, entered into rest on Wednesday, October 18 in Lowell General Hospital. He had been in failing health for many months and just turned 95 last week.

He was born in East Boston and resided in Everett for most of his life before settling in Tewksbury with his wife of 35 years, Helen.

Carmen served honorably in the U.S. Army during World War II. He retired from Purity Supreme Supermarkets as their Construction Project Manager. Carmen had the responsibility of overseeing the company’s remolding and construction of all of their stores.

He was the beloved husband of Helen (Cioffi-Kelly) and the late Josephine (Quattrocchi); dear and devoted father of Patricia Green and her husband, Joseph, James DeSimone and his wife, Joanne, Deborah Brown and her husband, Edward, Peter DeSimone and his wife, Diane, Michael Kelly, and Joyce Berardino and her husband, Raymond. Carmen is also survived by 16 loving grandchildren and 15 loving great-grandchildren.

Funeral arrangements were by the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) Everett. Interment was at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Carmen’s memory to the Leukemia Lymphoma Society, 9 Erie Dr., Natick, MA 01760 would be sincerely appreciated

Mary Hanson

Of Florida and West Harwich,

 formerly of Everett

Mary L. (Perretti) Hanson of West Palm Beach, FL and West Harwich, MA died on October 16.

Born and brought up in Everett, she graduated from Everett High School, Class of 1938.

She was the beloved wife of the late Robert J. Hanson; devoted daughter of the late Elizabeth and Samuel Perretti; dear sister of the late Henry Tracey, Alice Harring, Carl Perretti, Elizabeth Brogna and Thaddeus Perretti; cherished aunt of Dorothy Hearn and her husband, Donald of West Palm, FL and West Harwich, Carl D. Perretti and his late wife, Donna of York, ME and Everett, Robert Brogna and his wife, Danielle of Boynton Beach, FL and Harwich, Peter R. Harring and his late wife, Joan of Harring, AZ, Karen McCarthy and her husband, Richard of Stuart, FL, Robert Hanson and his wife, Cheryl of Stuart, FL, Larry Lyons and his wife, Kathy of Wakefield and Anne DeCarlo of Sandown, NH; loving aunt of many deceased nieces and nephews including Donald T. Perretti of Glastonbury, CT and John J. Brogna of Boynton Beach, FL.; great aunt of Derek Perretti and his wife, Brenda of York, ME, Dale Perretti and his wife, Lois of Everett and the late David T. Perretti; great great aunt of Rory D. and Derek C. Jr “Dierk” Perretti of York, ME and many more nieces and nephews. A friend to many including: Meredith White, Dennis and Laura Lordan, Terry and Manny Hernandez, Sandy and John Merenda, Ellie and Allen Winecour, Arthur Adduci and Sharon Cosgrove, Vera Lyons, Soty and Bill Pike, Joanne and David Escott, McGinley Family, Rizzo Family, Ring Family and Johnson Family.

The family would like to thank HarborPoint of Hyannis, MA and LaPosada of Palm Beach Gardens, FL for their wonderful care and support.

Funeral arrangements were by the JF Ward Funeral Home, Everett.  Entombent was in Woodlawn Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Trustbridge Hospice, 5300 E. Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33407 or or St. Jude Children’. Research Hospital, P.O.Box 50, Memphis, TN 38101.For online guestbook, visit:

James Reynolds

Retired mechanical engineer

James M. Reynolds of Everett entered into rest unexpectedly on Monday, October 23 in the Whidden Memorial Hospital in Everett after being stricken at home.  He was 74 years old.

Born in Minasville, Nova Scotia, Canada, Jim lived in Everett for most of his life.   He attained an Associates Degree in Engineering. He was retired from Thermocraft Engineering as a Mechanical Engineer.

The beloved husband of Janice E. (Taylor) for over 55 years, he was the son of the late James M. and Averil (Levansaler) Reynolds; dear and devoted father of Lisa Reynolds and her husband, Geoffrey Rogers of Allanstown, NH, James S. Reynolds and his wife, Kathleen of Derry, NH and Debra Reynolds and her partner, Adam Williams of Beverly; brother of Virginia Barteaux of Glenburn, ME; loving grandfather of Keith Catanzano and his partner, Gabriella Villalta, Bryan Catanzano and his wife, Irma, David Catanzano and his partner, Thanh Le, Amy Reynolds and Connor Reynolds and loving great-grandfather of Layla, Evan and Alanna Catanzano. He was the devoted brother-in-law of Robert and Inez Taylor, Richard and Earlene Taylor, Karen Taylor, William Taylor and James Taylor and is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Jim’s visiting hours in the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) Everett today, Wednesday, October 25 from 4 to 8 p.m. His funeral service will be in the funeral home on Thursday at 11 a.m.  Interment private.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in James’ memory to Pulmonary Hypertension Association, 801 Roeder Rd., Ste. 1000, Silver Spring, MD, 20911 ( would be sincerely appreciated.

Lorraine Fournier

Worked side by side with her best friend, Phyllis at Phyllis’ Diner on Broadway in Everett for many years

Lorraine F. (Mackey) Fournier of Everett entered into rest on Friday, October 20 at home surrounded by her loving and devoted family. She was 79 years old. Lorraine was born in East Boston and resided in Everett for most of her life where she enjoyed playing cards with her friends, traveling and taking many trips to Las Vegas and Foxwoods. She had a special talent for cooking and loved feeding her family with a saying ” you could never have enough butter.” Lorraine enjoyed many years working side by side with her best friend, Phyllis, at Phyllis’ Diner on Broadway in Everett. She was profoundly proud of her Irish heritage and always mentioned her strong Mackey blood being the daughter of the late Richard Mackey and Elizabeth Meaney.

She was the beloved wife of the love of her life, Richard P. Fournier for over 47 years; dear and devoted mother of Jodi Maddaleni and her husband, Andrew, Robin Colarusso and her husband, Barry Worcester and Billy Colarusso and his wife, Kelli. She was deeply proud of her brothers who served in the military, as firefighters and or for law enforcement and she was the sister of Robert Mackey, William Mackey, Margorie Demano, and the late Thomas and Robert Mackey, Rita Joyce, Elizabeth Layne and Madelyn O’Keefe. She was the loving Nana of Stephanie and Rich Ward, Matt and Kristine Maddaleni, Jeffrey Maddaleni, Lisa Worcester and her fiance’ Ray, Amanda Maddaleni, Kristi and Ryan Staples and Kayla Colarusso and her fiancé, Jake and the Great Nana of Julia, Benjamin, Luca and Patrick. Lorraine will be sadly missed by her many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Lorraine’s funeral today, Wednesday, October 25 at 9 a.m. in the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main Street) Everett followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Joseph’s Church, 770 Salem St., Malden at 10 a.m. Interment will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Everett.

Frank ‘Chubby’ Nuzzo

Of Everett

Frank “Chubby” Nuzzo of Everett did on October 21.

The beloved husband for 64 years of Mary Grace (Carideo), he was the loving father of Frank Nuzzo Jr. and his wife, Diane of Everett, Debra McNally of Melrose, Louis Nuzzo of Lynn and Joseph Nuzzo and his wife, Deborah of Peabody; loving brother of Pauline Templehof and 11 late siblings. Frank enjoyed spending time with his 11 grandchildren: Frankie III and his wife, Stella, Matthew, and Brian Nuzzo, Danielle and Nicole McNally, Jason Puisys, Carissa and Louis Nuzzo, Nicholas, Brianna, and Julia Nuzzo. Frank also was lucky enough to have four great grandchildren, Deanna, Daniella and Lucas McNally and Marlee Sheptock. He will be missed by many loving nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.

His Funeral will be held from the Salvatore Rocco and Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., Everett on Thursday October 26 at 9 a.m. followed by his Funeral Mass at St. Anthony’s Church, Everett at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours are today, Wednesday, only from 4 to 8 p.m. Complimentary valet parking Wednesday at Main St. entrance. Donations in Frank’s memory may be made to “E” Club of Everett, PO Box 490135, Everett, MA. 02149. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden

Richard Vendola

Of Sandwich, formerly of Everett

Richard C. Vendola of Sandwich, formerly of Everett, died on October 22.

He was a veteran of the US Army. Richard retired from New England Life Insurance Company and owned a motel for many years in Hyannis. He was an avid sailor and long-term member of Metropolitan Yacht Club in Braintree.

He was predeceased by his wife of 47 years, Ann Vendola. He leaves behind Paule, his current wife of 10 years. He was the loving father of Patricia and her husband, Paul of Andover, Richard and his wife, Kathleen of Centerville, Annmarie of Lynnfield, and Lisa and her husband, Brian of Weymouth and the late Robert and is also survived and loved by several grandchildren and great grandchildren. Richard was born in Everett and the son of the late Alphonso and Nellie Vendola.

Viewing hours will be in the Doane, Beal & Ames Funeral Home, 160 W. Main Street, Hyannis from 9 to 11 a.m. on Thursday, October 26th. A Funeral Mass will be held in Our Lady of Victory Church, 230 S. Main St, Centerville at 11:30 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Interment will take place in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Melanoma Research Foundation, PO Box 759329, Baltimore, MD  21275. Rocco-Carr-Henderson FH 1-877-71-ROCCO

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