Obituaries 07-04-2013

Thursday, July 4, 2013
By Transcript Staff

Robert Fitzgerald, Jr.

Long Time Sears Roebuck Employee

Robert B. Fitzgerald, Jr. of Franklin Street, Winthrop passed away at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston on June 30. He was 78 years old.

Born in Malden, the beloved son of the late Gladys (McKenzie) and Robert B. Fitzgerald, Sr., he was a resident of Winthrop for over 42 years and was employed as a fork lift operator for Sears and Roebuck for many years. He was also honorably discharged from the Army after two years of service and went on to serve for seven years in the Army National Guard. He was also a member of the Eastside Athletic Association.

He was the devoted husband of Carol (Boudrow) and the loving father of Robert III, Philip and the late Eric S. Fitzgerald, all of Winthrop and the dear brother of Diane Carlan of Malden.

Family and friends are cordially invited to attend the visitation on Friday, July 5 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Ernest P. Caggiano and Son-O’Maley Funeral Home, 147 Winthrop St., Winthrop. Funeral services will be held from the funeral home on Saturday, July 6 at 11 a.m. Burial will follow the service in the Belle Isle section of Winthrop Cemetery. To sign the online guestbook go to www.caggianofuneralhome.com or www.cremationsbycaggianofh.com.

Jeanne Quist

Retired Accountant

Jeanne E. Quist of Cliff Avenue, Winthrop passed away at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston on June 29 after a brief illness. She was 88 years old.

Born in Readville, she has been a resident of Winthrop since 1955. A US Navy veteran of World War II, she went on to work as an accountant for Glantz and Saperstein for many years.

She was the devoted wife of the late Kenneth C. Quist and the loving mother of Marguerite Paul and her husband, Barie and Kenneth Quist and his wife, Denise, all of Winthrop and the late James and Diane Quist;  the dear sister of Leo Healey, Ray Barrieau, Beatrice Barrieau and Evelyn Howe;  the cherished grandmother of Richard, Kerri, Douglas, Katelyn and Kenny. She is also survived by one great granddaughter, Isabella.

Family and friends are cordially invited to attend the visitation today, Wednesday, July 3 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Ernest P. Caggiano and Son-O’Maley Funeral Home, 147 Winthrop St., Winthrop followed by a Funeral Mass in St. John the Evangelist Church, 320 Winthrop St., Winthrop at 11:30 a.m. Interment will follow the Mass in the Belle Isle section of Winthrop Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Jimmy Fund, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168. To sign the online guestbook go to www.caggianofuneralhome.com or www.cremationsbycaggianofh.com.

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Kenneth Cremone

Chef

Kenneth Cremone of Winthrop, formerly of Revere, passed away unexpectedly on June 29. He was 51 years old.

A chef at Rossetti’s Restaurant in Winthrop, he was born in Somerville, the dear son of the late Frank and Arlene (McCloud) Cremone. He was the loving husband of Doreen Tear of Winthrop, the devoted stepfather and father of Elicia, Erick and Kenneth Cremone and is also survived by two grandchildren.

Services and cremation were private. Expresions of sympathy in his memory may be donated to a charity of your choice. Arrangements were by the Joseph R. Frazier Funeral Home, Winthrop.

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