David DeRuosi

David J. DeRuosi Sr.

Monday, November 20th, 1933 - Wednesday, April 29th, 2020
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David J. DeRuosi, Sr., Retired, Fire Captain for Massport of Topsfield, formerly of East Boston, passed away on April 29, 2020.

Beloved husband of the late Blanche (Conti) DeRuosi with whom he shared 55 years of marriage. He leaves behind his son David DeRuosi, Jr and his wife Kim of Salisbury, MA, his son Frank DeRuosi and wife Karin of Ambler, PA, and son Kevin DeRuosi of Salem, MA.

Loving grandfather to Ashley Cinelli and her husband Antonio of Saugus, Brittany DeRuosi of Wakefield, Joshua DeRuosi Denver, Co, and Emma DeRuosi of Ambler, PA. Cherished great- grandfather of to Harper Cinelli and Ryan Cinelli both of Saugus.

Dear brother to Dolores Lamattina and Mary Roach both of East Boston. Loved brother-in- law to Maria Conti of Saugus, Frank Conti and wife Carmella of Candia, NH and Theresea Giles of Malden. Also survived by many nieces nephews.

David was a U.S. Navy Korean War Veteran. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic all services will be held for the immediate family. Please send message of condolence to the family on our memory wall.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Saugus United Parish Food Pantry 50 Essex St. Saugus, MA 01906.
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    Holy Cross Cemetery
    175 Broadway
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Janice Ronzio

Posted at 04:37pm
I am so sorry to read about your Dad’s passing. My thought and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. With deepest sympathy, Janice Ronzio

Richard Fioravanti

Posted at 02:57pm
To Dr. DeRuosi and Family,
Please accept my deepest condolences at the passing of your father.
Sincerely, Richard A. Fioravanti

Margaret Riley

Posted at 12:50am
My father, Jack McGrath, was Fire Chief at Logan years ago and Dave was one of the crew. He was a great friend to my parents and always had a smile on his face.
My deepest condolences to his family, my prays are with you at this difficult time.

Anthony DiGregorio

Posted at 02:37pm

We were very saddened to hear about the passing of your father. That big, broad smile will be missed. Please know that he is in our thoughts and prayers.

Tony and Judi DiGregorio

Jim Valente

Posted at 09:06am
Dave, so sorry to hear of your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts.
Jim Valente

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