Roberta ‘Bobbie’ Horn
Of East Boston
Roberta T. “Bobbie” (Smith) Horn of East Boston died on June 29.
She was the beloved wife of Arthur Horn; proud mother of Susan M. Horn and her husband, Marc Fournier of East Boston, Daniel Horn and his wife, Denise of Andover and Jennifer A McHugh and her husband, Shane of East Boston; dear sister of the late Alice L. McDonald, William A. Smith Jr. and Rita Ferson; cherished grandmother of Alexa and Emma Horn and Jessica and Maxwell McHugh. She is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Her Funeral will be held from the Ruggiero Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St. (Orient Heights) East Boston today, Wednesday, at 8:45 a.m. before leaving in procession to Sacred Heart Church, Brooks Street for a Funeral Mass celebrating Roberta’s life at 10 a.m. Services will conclude in the chapel of Woodlawn Cemetery. In honoring Mrs. Horn, memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice. For complimentary transportation to the funeral home please call 617 569 0990. For more information: www.ruggieromh.com
Of Saugus, formerly of East Boston
Phyllis M. (Rule) Keegan of Saugus, formerly of East Boston, died on June 26.
She was the beloved wife for over 46 years of John J. Keegan, Sr.; devoted mother of Toni A. Piemonte and her husband, Sabino of East Boston, Christine Keegan and John J. Keegan, Jr., both of Saugus; loving daughter of the late Anthony and Ann (Pignato) Sorrentino; dear sister of Ronald Rule and Darlene Croce; cherished grandmother of Shane, Jenna, Johnny III, Samantha, Olivia, Sofia and Tiffany; adored great grandmother of Aviana and Connor and she is also survived by many fond nieces and nephews.
Phyllis was laid to rest in Woodlawn Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were by the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, (Orient Heights) East Boston. In honoring Mrs. Keegan and in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Mother Mary James, 4108 Euclidae Ave., Cleveland Ohio, 44103. For more information: www.ruggieromh.com
Of Malden, Formely of East Boston
Mary (Ferretti) Moynihan of Malden, formerly of East Boston, passed away on June 15 surrounded by her loving family. She was 88 years old.
The cherished daughter of the late Pierina (Pasi) and Tommaso Ferretti, she was the beloved wife of the late James Moynihan; loving mother of Irene Crescenzo and her husband, Robert of Wilmington, Carol Larsen and her husband, Steven of East Boston and James Moynihan and his wife, Cathy of Malden; adored grandmother of Gregory, Jason, Julie and Nicole and great grandmother of Ava, Nicholas and Nathan; caring sister of the late Thomas Ferretti. Funeral arrangements were by Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, Revere. Interment was at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett. For Guestbook: www.vazzafunerals.com
Of East Boston
Marie A. (Sullivan) Papandrea of East Boston passed away on June 19 surrounded by her loving family. She was 74 years old.
She was the beloved wife of 54 years of Benjamin B. Papandrea; the loving mother of Marie Mango and her husband, Steven of Saugus, Julie Jameson and her husband, Peter of Saugus and Benjamin Papandrea of Peabody and the late Elaine Papaandrea; adored grandmother of Steven, Alexis and Nicole; cherished daughter of the late Thomas and Marie “Ann” (D’Angelico) Sullivan; dear sister of Margaret Selvage of Chelsea, Alice Teneriello of Naples, FL. and the late Patricia Russo. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Private graveside services were held in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden with arrangements by Vazza Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be made to the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center, Elder Service Plan.www.ebnhc.org
‘Auntie BeBe’ DiPerri
Elizabeth”Betty” “Auntie BeBe” (Sarro) DiPerri of East Boston died on June 25.
The beloved wife of the late Phillip DiPerri, she was the dear sister of Anthony “Tony” DiPerri of Revere and the late Carmen and Edward Sarro, Carmella “Minnie” Serio, Marie Brazzo and Angelina “Angie” Ryan and is also survived by many adored nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were by the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home (Orient Heights) East Boston. Betty was laid to rest in the Mausoleum at Holy Cross Cemetery. For more information, please visit:www.ruggieromh.com
Samuel Lane of Revere, formerly of East Boston, died on June 23.
A retired teacher who taught many years at Greater Lawrence Vocational, he was the beloved husband of Pauline (Archbold); dear brother of Patricia A. Costa and her husband, Nelson of Brockton and Ellen M. Lyons and her husband, Stephen of Groveland and is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.
All services were private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hallmark Health VNA and Hospice, 178 Savin St., Suite 300, Malden MA 02148. For guest book please visit www.Buonfiglio.com
Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home
Robert ‘Bobby’ Ciampi
Former Owner of Mobil Gas Station in Maverick Square
Robert “Bobby” Ciampi of East Boston passed away on June 30 surrounded by his family.
A US Army veteran and former owner of the Mobil gas station in Maverick Square East Boston, he was the former husband of Catherine (Vasapolli) Ciampi; loving father of Louis Ciampi and his wife, Stephanie of Saugus and Jennifer Ciampi of Lynn; cherished grandfather of Arthur, Catherine, Joseph and Robert; dear brother of Peter Ciampi and his wife, Leslie of Lexington and the late Genevieve Ciampi and is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will honor Bobby’s life by gathering in Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, 262 Beach St., Revere today, Wednesday, July 2, from 3 to 7 p.m. and again at 8 a.m.Thursday before leaving in procession to St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Revere for a Funeral Mass to be celebrated in his honor at 9 a.m. Interment will be at Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden. For guestbook and directions: www.vazzafunerals.com