Catherine Melchionda

Catherine Jane Melchionda (Laurano)

Saturday, August 18th, 1917 - Wednesday, August 28th, 2019
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Catherine Jane (Laurano) Melchionda, 102 years of age, of Revere, formerly of East Boston passed away on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at home surrounded by her loving family.

Cherished daughter of the late Anthony and Rita (Cantalupe) Laurano. Beloved wife of the late James Melchionda. Loving mother of Patricia Pignato, James Melchionda, Anthony Melchionda and his husband Charles Ells, Jane Melchionda and Eleanor Brady and her husband Thomas. Adored grandmother of Michael, Damon, Michele, Jessica and great-grandmother of Reese, Noah, Ava, Jake, Nick, Kayla and Alex, Joseph, and Emma Rose. Caring sister of Gloria Laurano and sister-in-law of Stanley Buonagurio. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.

Family and friends will honor Catherine’s life by gathering in Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, 262 Beach St. REVERE on Wednesday, September 4th from 4PM to 8PM and again at 9AM Thursday morning before leaving in procession to the Immaculate Conception Church in Revere for a Funeral Mass to be celebrated in her honor at 10AM. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett, MA.

As an expression of sympathy for her family and in celebration of her life, memorial contributions may be made to Credit Unions Kids at Heart, 35 Corporate Drive Suite 300 Burlington, MA 01803.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, September 4th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Wednesday, September 4th, 2019 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Beechwood Funeral Home
    262 Beach Street
    REVERE, MA 02151
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  • Service

    Thursday, September 5th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Thursday, September 5th, 2019 10:00am
    Immaculate Conception Church Revere
    133 Beach Street
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  • Interment

    Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett


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Jeannine Lesburt

Posted at 06:27pm
Dear Melchionda family,
Our sincere sympathy is sent to you on the loss of your mother. She always had a keen smile and kind word to say to all who knew her. You are in our prayers during this difficult time.
Henry and Jeannine (Laurano) Lesburt
Pompano Beach FL

Richard Vass

Posted at 01:54pm
so sorry for your loss. Dick and Kathy Vass

Albert and Roberta Facada

Posted at 08:27am
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
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Posted at 05:23pm
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Posted at 12:29pm
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