Obituaries 12-28-2022

James Brennan

Former proprietor of Beach Supply Company of Revere

James. T. Brennan of Everett entered into eternal rest on Monday, December 19 in the Woburn Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.  He was 78 years old. 

Jim was born in Medford and resided in Everett for most of his life.  He was the former proprietor of Beach Supply Company in Revere for many years. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Vietnam Conflict and was honorably discharged as a Sergeant.

The beloved husband of the late Patricia E (McDonough), he was the dear son of the late Lucille (Rose) and James Brennan; dear and devoted father of James M. Brennan and his wife, Cynthia of Wilmington and Bridget Aprile and her husband, Christopher of Billerica; brother of Lucille Cacciatore and her husband, Joseph of Plaistow, NH and the late Paul and Dennis Brennan; loving grandfather of Christopher, Meghan Murphy and Caitlin Aprile. 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, Thursday, December 29 from 4 to 6 p.m. A funeral home service will be held on Friday at 10:30 a.m.  Interment with U.S Air Force Military Honors at the Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. 

 In lieu of flowers, contributions in James’ memory to the Alzheimers Association, 309 Waverley Oaks Rd., Waltham, MA 02452  would be sincerely appreciated.

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Donna Sordillo

Of Everett

Donna A. (Zackular) Sordillo of Everett entered into eternal rest at home on Wednesday, December 21 after a brief illness.  She was 73 years old.

Born in Everett,  Donna lived in Everett for most of her life. She was the beloved wife of Arthur A. Sordillo for over 51 years, loving daughter of the late Arthur E. and Jean D. (Fitzgerald) Zackular, dear and devoted mother of Matthew M. Sordillo and Aylesse D. Sordillo of Everett and dear sister of Jay R. Zackular and his wife, Joy of N. Reading, Jill E. Gioioso, and her husband, Daniel of Saugus, Jeanne M. Cristiano and her husband, John of Everett and the late Arthur E., Joseph G., and Jon F. Zackular.   Also surviving are several nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) Everett. Interment was private.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in Donna’s memory to Good Shepherd Community Care, 160 Wells Ave. Newton, MA 02459 would be sincerely appreciated. 

Michael Patrick Barresi

July 25, 1981 ~ December 16, 2022

Michael Patrick Barresi of Hamden, CT, formerly of Saugus and Revere, passed away on December 16.

He is survived by his wife, Jacqueline (Lindner) Barresi and their daughter, Brielle.  He was the beloved son of Salvatore “Sal” and Eileen (Sheehan) Barresi, Jr. of Saugus, brother of Salvatore III and his wife, Kelly of Saugus, Paul Barresi of Saugus and Brian Barresi of Everett and uncle of Julia, Erin, Joshua, Matthew and Leah Barresi.  Michael is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins. 

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the Immaculate Conception Church, 133 Beach Street, Revere today, Wednesday, December 28 at 11 a.m. Family and Friends are invited to attend. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett, 

A Celebration of Michael’s Life will be held after the services at the Saugus Elks, 401 Main Street, Saugus from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. All family and friends are welcome to join us as we remember Mike.

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