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  • East Boston is also known as: East Boston, and Boston.

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  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Jermaine Wiggins (american football player), Frank Renzulli (screenwriter and actor), Brent Hinkley (actor and playwright), Anthony Petruccelli (legislator), and Eddie Palladino (announcer).

History

East Boston is a neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, with approximately 40,000 residents. The community was created by connecting several islands using landfill and was annexed by Boston in 1836. East Boston is separated from the rest of the city by Boston Harbor and bordered by Winthrop, Revere, and the Chelsea Creek. Directly west of East Boston across Boston Harbor is the North End and Boston's Financial District. The neighborhood has long provided a foothold for the latest wave of immigrants, with Irish, Russian Jews and then Italians alternating as the predominant group. Today immigrants from El Salvador, Colombia, Brazil and elsewhere in South America have made East Boston one of the centers of Latino culture in New England. The landmass that is East Boston today was originally five islands — Noddle, Hog (later Orient Heights), Breed's, Governor's, Bird and Apple — that were connected using landfill, the latter three as part of the expansion of Logan Airport during World War II. Not long after the settling of Boston, Noddle Island served as grazing land for cattle. In 1801 William H. Sumner had proposed to the Federal Government that a turnpike that was planned to connect...

There are currently 3 funeral home listings for the city of East Boston, Massachusetts.

East Boston Obituaries

It was written by The Medford Transcript on April 2nd, 2015 that Marie E Donato (Fougere) passed away in Clearwater, Florida.  Ms. Donato was 94 years old and was born in East Boston, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Marie E's life.

It was noted by Orange County Register on September 24th, 2014 that Mary Roarch (Leblanc) passed on in Huntington Beach, California.  Ms. Roarch was 85 years old and was born in East Boston, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mary's life.

It was written by Orange County Register on September 23rd, 2014 that Mary Roarch (Leblanc) passed away in Huntington Beach, California.  Ms. Roarch was 85 years old and was born in East Boston, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary's life.

It was written on July 29th, 2014 that Robert W "Bob" Cody passed away in Hampton, New Hampshire.  Cody was 74 years old and was born in East Boston, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert W "Bob"'s life.

It was reported on May 8th, 2014 that Alfred S Sr Graziano passed away in Miami, Florida.  Graziano was 89 years old and was born in East Boston, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Alfred S Sr's life.

It was written by The Villages Daily Sun on April 21st, 2014 that Theresa "Barbara" Florence (Cutliffe) died in The Villages, Florida.  Ms. Florence was 80 years old and was born in East Boston, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Theresa "Barbara"'s life.

It was noted by San Diego Union-Tribune on January 26th, 2014 that Dominick Lawrence "Shine" Scarafone passed away in San Diego, California.  Scarafone was 98 years old and was born in East Boston, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Dominick Lawrence "Shine"'s life.

It was disclosed by Bristol Phoenix on September 26th, 2013 that Vincent Butera died in Rhode Island.  Butera was 94 years old and was born in East Boston, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Vincent's life.

It was revealed by South Bay Daily Breeze on June 3rd, 2013 that Charles M Jr Mennella passed on in Buena Park, California.  Mennella was 85 years old and was born in East Boston, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Charles M Jr's life.

It was written on May 15th, 2013 that Anne Mary Dolloff died in Hereford, Arizona.  Dolloff was 97 years old and was born in East Boston, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Anne Mary's life.

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Bisbee Porcella Funeral Home

Porcella Funeral Service, Inc. has been family owned & operated since its founding in 1886 in the North End of Boston. Growth began for the firm with a new location in the Beachmont section of Revere at the end of World War II. In 1977, the...

Carroll-Thomas Funeral Home

Carroll-Thomas Funeral Home in Hyde Park has been family owned and operated for over sixty years and three generations. When Alexander F. Thomas Sr. first came to Boston in 1932, to attend medical school, he began apprenticing with the owners of...

Cartwright Funeral Homes

Cartwright Funeral Homes and Cartwright-Venuti Funeral Home are owned and operated by the Cartwright family. Our family has been providing caring, dignified and affordable funeral services to Randolph, and the surrounding communities for 5...

Cartwright Funeral Homes

Cartwright Funeral Homes and Cartwright-Venuti Funeral Home are owned and operated by the Cartwright family. Our family has been providing caring, dignified and affordable funeral services to Braintree, Holbrook, Randolph, and the surrounding...

Casper Funeral Home

The Casper Family has provided families with the finest care, compassion and sensitivity for over 75 years. Trust and confidence is so important in choosing a funeral services provider.

Clancy Lucid Funeral Home

Serving All Faiths Since 1922. The caring funeral directors at Clancy Lucid Funeral Home provide specialized funeral services designed to meet the needs of each family. The professional, dedicated staff can assist you in making funeral service...

Conte Funeral Homes

In 1977, Anthony S. Conte, Sr. purchased The Dewhirst Funeral Home of North Andover which had been in existence for twenty years. Tony immediately set out to provide personal, sensitive, and compassionate service to the community by providing...

Copeland Mac Kinnon Funeral

The George L. Copeland Funeral Home was established on January 1,1951 by the late George & Marilyn Copeland as a non-sectarian establishment serving all faiths. After serving in the United States Navy Pacific Theater aboard a hospital ship during...

Cota Funeral Home

Anthony F. Cota was founder of the Cota Funeral Home in Somerville in 1932. A licensed funeral director at the age of 17, he ran the funeral home until his untimely death at the age of 54 in 1968.

Davis Funeral Home

The Davis Funeral Home has a seventy-year reputation for outstanding service and is well respected in greater Boston. The late Norris G. Davis founded the Davis Funeral Home in 1935. He started his business in a storefront at the corner of...

Deware Funeral Home

Founded by Donald and Robert Deware in 1939, the Deware Funeral Home has served the Quincy and South Shore community for over 70 years. Originally named The Deware Brothers Funeral Home, the original location was 576 Hancock Street in the...

Douglass Funeral Home

Douglass Funeral Home has been owned and operated by the Douglass family for six generations. The family business began operation in the late 1800's in East Boston MA, later moving to Chelsea MA, and in 1944 the family moved the business to...

Eaton Funeral Home Incorporated

The year was 1818. The month was December. James Monroe was in the White House, as our fifth President. The War of 1812 had been over for nearly four years, and Spain had ceded Florida to the United States as a result of the Seminole War. There...

Hingham Cemetery

As was customary in England at the time of early settlement, the dead were buried around the meeting house, the first being approximately where Old Derby stands today (34 Main St.) and the second being the Old Ship Church (107 Main St.). The...

John A Matarese Funeral Home

Matarese Funeral Home and Cremation Service, independently owned and operated, has been serving Ashland, Massachusetts and the surrounding communities for over 25 years. It was established in 1971 by John Matarese, a licensed funeral director.

Joyce Funeral Home

The Joyce Funeral Home was established in Waltham in October, 1910 by Francis J. Joyce. His generation saw the most significant changes in funeral services during the last century and Mr. Joyce became one of the most progressive, innovative and...

Keefe Funeral Home

For more than sixty years Arlington, Cambridge and the surrounding communities have appreciated the professional services offered by the Keefe Funeral Home family and staff. Our Arlington and Cambridge locations are committed to continuing the...

Lyons & Sons Funeral Directors

In 1925, Clarence R. Lyons Sr. opened a store-front funeral parlor on North Street in Salem. Within the next few years, he was able to move from that location to one in the former Perley Building in Danvers Square (where CVS and Minuteman Press...

Sheehan-Lowe & Powers Funeral

Established in 1860, by P. M. Withington, Sheehan Funeral Home is Stoughton's oldest family-owned and operated business.Edward W. Sheehan, Jr. has been a life-long resident of Stoughton. Upon returning from active duty in the Marine Corps, in...

Sullivan Funeral Homes

Sullivan Funeral Home is one of the oldest funeral homes on the South Shore that is still owned and operated by the original family. There has been a Sullivan to help you in your time of need since J. Emmett Sullivan founded the business in 1897.

Tewksbury Funeral Home

The Tewksbury Funeral Home was founded in 1957 by Walter and Gloria (Roux) Deputat. The name was chosen specifically to reflect their commitment to serve any ethnic, religious, or cultural segments within the town and our neighboring communities.

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East Boston, WA 98185

East Boston Funeral Home News

Billy Ruane, champion of Boston music scene, dies at 52
was a voluble and volatile presence on the Boston rock ... Aufiero Funeral Home, 140 Otis St., Cambridge, 4-8 p.m., 617-876-7815. Immediately following, there will be a public gathering at the Middle East/ZuZu, 472 Massachusetts Ave.,
http://www.bostonherald.com/entertainment/music/general/view.bg?articleid=1292010

Firefighter Peter Regan mourned in Wayland, Natick
Regan was taken to the trauma center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston ... at Bryant Funeral Home, 56 Pemberton Road, Wayland, on Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. A funeral will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick's, 44 East Central St.,
http://www.wickedlocal.com/wayland/news/x1172101825/Firefighter-Peter-Regan-mourned-in-two-towns

The art world's Bernie Madoff, and his deceptions
And so after Pearlman died in 2004 at the age of 91, his daughters felt relieved when Salander drove to his home after the funeral and loaded the entire ... In 2000 Salander flew her to Boston in a private plane and introduced her to the Gaston Lachaise ...
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Minerva H. Buzzell, 103
Calling hours from the funeral home will be Monday from 4 to 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Beacon Hospice, Inc., 529 Main St., Suite 101, Charlestown, MA 02129; or to Merrimac Senior Center, 100 East Main St., Merrimac, MA 01860 ...
http://www.eagletribune.com/obituaries/x603547266/Minerva-H-Buzzell-103

Lorraine M. Castine, 76
Roy and husband Edward of Merrimac; a brother, Edward Arsenault and wife Nancy of East Hampstead ... 800 Broadway, Methuen, MA 01844. Arrangements are by Paul C. Rogers & Sons Family Funeral Home, 36 West Main St., Merrimac. SALEM, N.H. Earl K.
http://www.eagletribune.com/archive/x1364886494/Lorraine-M-Castine-76

Marion G. Salley, 82
ARRANGEMENTS: Her memorial service will be held at the Campbell-Lee, Moody, Russell Funeral Home ... to the American Parkinson's Disease Association, Massachusetts Chapter, 72 East Concord St., C3, Boston, MA 02118. Information, directions and condolences ...
http://www.salemnews.com/obituaries/x1364884366/Marion-G-Salley-82

East Boston
Vazza's Funeral Home - East Boston MA. Unlike most inner-city funeral homes, our East Boston location was ... Vazza's East Boston is a large colonial style building and we have ...
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Magrath Funeral Home
Since 1910, the Magrath Funeral Home has been providing sensitive and respectful care to the families of East Boston and the surrounding communities. ...
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