Obituaries 09-30-2010

Thursday, September 30, 2010
By Cary Shuman

Kevin McCarthy

Malden resident

Kevin F. McCarthy of Malden died on September 26.

A US Army veteran of Vietnam, he was the beloved husband of Karen M. (Zaccardo) of Malden; devoted father of Corinn M. and her husband, Matthew B. Chadwell of Swampscott, and Patrick K. McCarthy of Malden; cherished brother of Carol A. McCarthy of Everett, William E. McCarthy of Michigan, Timothy P. McCarthy of Winthrop, Maureen K. Nardone of Medford, John J. McCarthy of Medford, Brian C. McCarthy of Saugus, and Michael McCarthy of Florida; loving grandfather of Emma and Ashlyn and is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Weir-MacCuish Golden Rule Funeral Home, Malden. Donations in his memory may be made to: Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Shapiro Cardiovascular Center; Development Office; 116 Huntington Ave., 5th fl. Boston, MA 02116. For obituary, www.weirfuneralhome.com.

Ellen Wiener

Winthrop resident

Ellen M. (Hillmert) Wiener of Winthrop died at the Melrose-Wakefield Hospital on September 23. She was 55 years old.

She was employed by the Chelsea, Revere and Winthrop Elder Services as a homemaker.

The beloved wife of Daniel T. Wiener, she was born in Bayonne, NJ, the daughter of the late Herbert and Vera (Newman) Hillmert; devoted mother of Daniel H. Wiener of Quincy and dear sister of Julie Vida of Colorado.

Funeral arrangements were from the Maurice W. Kirby Funeral Home, Winthrop. At the family’s request, funeral arrangements were private. For guestbook, go to www.mauricekirbyfh.com.

Robert ‘Gunner’ Molloy

Delta Airlines retiree, Member of Winthrop Elks and Delta Pioneers

Robert F. “Gunner” Molloy of Winthrop died at the Whidden Hospital on September 23. He was 85 years old.

A U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, he was a member of the Winthrop Lodge of Elks #1078 and the Delta Pioneers Inc. Prior to his retirement, he worked for Delta Airlines as a chief agent.

Born in Westford, he was the cherished son of the late Patrick F. and Harriet (Boyd) Molloy; the beloved husband of Patricia M. (Flemming) Molloy; dear brother of Richard Molloy of Arizona, Thomas Molloy and his wife, Patricia, of Winthrop, Patricia Wall of Winthrop, Joanne Silva of Jaffrey, NH, Jeanne Skobeleff and her husband, Richard, of Winthrop, and the late John Molloy, Kevin P. Molloy and Mary Donnelly. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews and fondly remembered in his heart, his beloved pet companion, the late Bunty.

Funeral arrangements were from the Maurice W. Kirby Funeral Home, Winthrop. Burial was in Winthrop Cemetery (Belle Isle Section). Donations may be made to St. John the Evangelist Church 320 Winthrop St. Winthrop, MA, 02152. For guestbook, go to www.mauricekirbyfh.com.

William Coffey Sr.

Taunton resident

William I. Coffey Sr. of Taunton, formerly of Norton, died on September 23.

He was the former husband of the late Irene F. (Valletta) Coffey, father of the late William I. Coffey, Jr., father in law of Jeannie M. Coffey of Winthrop, grandfather of William I. Coffey, III and his wife, Angela, of Haverhill and Ashley M. Coffey of Winthrop, brother of Lee Coffey of Arizona and the late Joseph, John and Lila Coffey. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held in the North Taunton Church, Taunton with arrangements by the Norton Memorial Funeral Home, Norton. Burial was at Norton Common Cemetery, Norton. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the North Taunton Baptist Church. For complete obituary or additional information please visit www.nortonmemorial.com.

Phyllis Rapino

Of Winthrop, formerly of East Boston

Phyllis L. (Dinarello) Rapino of Winthrop, formerly of East Boston, died on September 23.

She was the beloved wife of the late Vincent “Jimmy” Rapino; loving mother of Patricia Duval, Carol Piermattei and Marie A. Rapino, all of Winthrop, and Ann M. Mallis of California and is also survived by seven loving grandchildren and 10 loving great-grandchildren.

At the family’s request, funeral services will be private.

Anne Bonanno

Belmont resident

Anne (Micale) Bonanno of Belmont died on September 22.

She was the beloved wife of the late Nunzio J. Bonanno; loving mother of Sandra Mello and her husband, Joseph, of Leominster, Sarah Pozzi and her husband, Richard, of Belmont, Charles Bonanno and his wife, Barbara, of Waltham, Joseph Bonanno and his wife, Maryann, of Waltham and the late Frank Bonanno; dear mother in law of Ann Bonanno of Waltham; dear sister of Al Micale of Winthrop, Domenic Micale of Medford and the late Frances Gerace, Paul, Vincent, Charles and Frank Micale. She is also survived by 17 cherished grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Brasco and Sons Memorial, Belmont. For additional information please visit www.brascofuneralhome.com.

Jamie Sullivan

Shirley resident

Jamie S. (Alling) Sullivan of Shirley, formerly of Littleton, died on September 22. She was 64 years old.

The beloved wife of the late John W. Sullivan, she was the mother of Dawn E. Sullivan of Winthrop and the late Kevin Sullivan of Shirley; daughter of Althea E. (Garrow) Alling of St. Peterburg, FL.; sister of Sandra L. Valentine of Pepperell and beloved grandmother of Lillian Sullivan.

Funeral arrangements were by the T.J. Anderson & Son Funeral Home, Ayer. Memorial contributions may be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis, Greater New England Chapter, P.O. Box 845945, Boston, MA 02284-5945.

Edna Perrier

Winchester resident

Edna M. (Langlois) Perrier of Winchester, formerly of East Boston, died on September 21.

She was the beloved wife of the late Ralph Perrier; loving mother of Barbara A. Perrier of Henniker, NH and Richard R. Perrier of Winthrop; dear sister of the late Edward “Popeye” Langlois and also survived by five grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Costello Funeral Home,  Winchester. Burial was in Hamilton Cemetery, Hamilton. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Hospice of the North Shore, 75 Sylvan St., Suite B-102, Danvers, MA 01923. www.costellofuneralhome.com.

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