Janet E. Boyd
July 29, 1953 - January 13, 2004
Boyd - Janet E. of Orient Heights, East Boston, passed away on Tuesday January 13th, 2004.
Beloved daughter of Henry R. Boyd and the late Dorothy (Gallo) Boyd.
Devoted mother of David Boyd.
Dear sister of Maria "Queenie" Ekasala and Theresa Caruso, both of East Boston, Philip Orlandella of Saugus, Carol Piazza of West Roxbury, Cheryl Murray of Florida, Henry A. Boyd of East Boston, Debra Boyd of Readville, JoAnn Lundin of Hamilton, Joseph Boyd of Beverly, Anthony Boyd and Richard Boyd both of East Boston, Jacqueline Boyd of Winthrop, Robert Boyd of Everett, and the late Dorothy Orlandella.
Loving friend of Robert Lagerblade of East Boston.
Cherished grandmother of three grandchildren. Also lovingly survived by many fond nieces and nephews.
Funeral from the Ruggiero-Mazzarella Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga Street (Orient Heights) East Boston on Friday January 16th, 2004 at 10:00am. Funeral Mass in the Holy Rosary Church, 1015 Shirley Street, Point Shirley, Winthrop at 11:00am. Visiting hours are on Thursday from 4:00pm to 9:00pm. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited.
Janet was born in Boston in 1953 and was a life-long resident East Boston. She passed away at the Beth-Israel Deaconess Medical Center after a long illness. Janet was 50 years of age.
The Memorial Home is handicapped accessible and a children’s lounge is available. Courtesy valet parking at the front entrance and ample off street parking is also available. For transportation to the memorial home please call 617-569-0990.
Services will conclude with Janet being laid to rest in the Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden.
Kenneth L. Brandenburg
March 9, 1922 - November 6, 2003
Brandenburg - Kenneth L. of East Boston, passed away on Thursday November 6th, 2003.
Beloved husband of Gloria C (Mascis) of East Boston .
Devoted father of Anthony and his wife Cindy of California, Kenneth and his wife Merley of East Boston, Sherrill Indorato and her husband Joseph of Winthrop, Keith and his wife Carol of Saugus, Paul and his wife Patricia of Peabody, and the late Carol-Ann "Karen" Fay.
Also lovingly survived by 16 Grandchildren and 16 Great Grandchildren.
Funeral Services in The Chapel of the Ruggiero-Mazzarella Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga Street, Orient Heights, East Boston on Monday, November 10th at 10:00 a.m. Relative and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Services will conclude with burial in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Visiting hours are Sunday, November 9th from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited.
Kenneth was born in Portland Indiana on March 9, 1922. He is a late U.S. Navy Veteran World War II, he served from 1940-1948. Life time member of Beachmont VFW 6712, American Legion, Orient Heights Civic Club and East Boston ITAM. Kenneth worked construction for many years for Bond Bros.Construction Company, and a member of Local 22 for over 50 years.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Kenneth's memory may be made to Hallmark Health Hospice, 100 Hospital Road, Malden, MA 02148.
Cheryl A. Brazzo
February 20, 1953 - October 9, 2001
Brazzo - Cheryl A. (Albano) of Lynn, formerly of East Boston, on Tuesday October 9, 2001.
Beloved wife of Paul Brazzo. Devoted mother of Kim Camara and her husband Benny Sr. of New Bedford.
Loving daughter of Alfred and the late Anna (Cavignano) Albano of East Boston.
Dear sister of Doreen Kaplan of Chicago Illinios, Cynthia Albano of East Boston, Ricky Albano of Maine, Daryl Albano of East Boston, and Robin Gaeta of Lynnfield.
Cherished grandmother of Derick, Danielle, Breana and Benny Jr.
Also lovingly survived by many fond nieces and nephews.
Funeral Mass in St.Joseph-St.Lazarus Church, 59 Ashley Street, East Boston on Thursday October 11 at 10:00am.
At the request of the family, visiting hours respectfully omitted and interment will be private.
Cheryl was born in Winthrop Massachusetts in 1953. She worked for many years in healthcare as a registered dietitian and was a member of the American Dietetic Association. Cheryl passed away at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston after a brief illness. She was 48 years old.
John H. Briana
September 29, 1922 - August 3, 2001
Briana - John H. of East Boston on Friday August 3, 2001. Beloved husband of 56 years of Mary C. (Buttiglieri).
Devoted father of John of East Boston, and Ronald and his wife Betty of Everett.
Dear brother of Thomas "Tom" Briana of Saugus, Theresa Trapasso of Billerica, Frank Briana and Catherine Merchant both of Florida, and Richard Briana of Winthrop.
Loving grandfather of Eddie, Michelle, Lisa and Kim as well as great-grandfather of nine. Also lovingly survived by many nieces and nephews.
Funeral from the Ruggiero-Mazzarella Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga Street (Orient Heights) East Boston on Tuesday August 7 at 9:00am. Funeral Mass in the Sacred Heart Church, Brooks Street, East Boston at 10:00am. Visiting hours are on Monday from 4:00pm to 9:00pm. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited.
John was born in Boston in 1922. He served his country during WWII in the US Army Air Corp and was a past member of the S/Sgt Arthur F. DeFranzo Post 2346 VFW in Saugus. He worked for many years at the Navy Shipyard as a machinist and was also a tax preparer with H&R Block. John passed away at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston after a brief illness. He was 78 years old.
The Memorial Home is handicapped accessible and a children's lounge is available. Courtesy valet parking at the front entrance and ample off street parking is also available. For transportation to the memorial home please call 617-569-0990.
Services will conclude with John being laid to rest at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett.