First female member of the Everett Fire Department
Susan E. Pipitone -BraleyÊof Haverhill died on Aug.1.
Susan was the first and only female member of the Everett Fire Department for 25 years and the driver/engineer of Engine 1.
The beloved wife of Darlene Braley for 18 years, she was the loving daughter of Fran Pipitone and the late Ralph, sister of Michael Pipitone and his wife, Anne and Sandy Pipitone and her husband, Earl Davis. She is also survived by her niece, Angela Davis and nephews, Daniel and Noah Pipitone and by numerous loving family members and friends.
Funeral arrangements were by the Salvatore Rocco and Sons Funeral Home, Everett. A Firefighter Honor Guard concluded the services at Woodlawn Cemetery. Donations in Susan’s memory may be made to Everett Firefighters Fund organized by IAFF Local 143 Everett FirefightersÊhttps://www.gofundme.com/injured-everett-firefighters-fund. For more information: 1-877-71-ROCCO orÊroccofuneralhomes.com.
Wilma Ellen Fulchino
Motherhood was her career
Wilma Ellen (Palmore) Fulchino of Malden, formerly of Everett, entered into eternal rest on Monday, July 30 at home after a short battle with cancer. She was 92 years old.
Wilma was born in Pittsburg, Kansas and met her husband Sal (deceased 2017) when he served in the U.S. Army in World World War II. They married 71 years ago and lived briefly in Kansas and Montana before moving to Sal’s hometown of Everett where they lived for most of their lives
Wilma had a long career as a mother to her sons Stephen A. Fulchino and Gregory William Robert Fulchino. She is survived by her sons; two daughters-in-law, Barbara and Darlene; two grandchildren, Kelly and Cynthia, and their husbands, Josh and Dan; and three great-grandsons, Peter, Malcolm and Sebastian. Wilma was the daughter of the late William and Muriel Palmore and the older sister of Bill, Lois and Marion, who all predeceased her.
There will be no wake or funeral services. As per Sal and Wilma’s request, a memorial party will be held sometime this fall for them and all family and friends will be invited (please keep checking the website SalAndWilma.com for date and time).
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Wilma’s memory to Angell Animal Medical Center, 350 South Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02130 or the Hallmark Health Hospice Program, 178 Savin St., Suite 300, Malden, 02148, would be sincerely appreciated. Arrangements are by the: Cafasso& Sons Funeral Home, Everett 617-387-3120.Ê