Louis R. Vazza, in his 86th year, of East Boston and Naples, FL, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, November 29, 2018.
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Beloved son of the late Amerigo and Clara (DiPietro) Vazza. Loving father of Louis A. Vazza and his wife Nancy of Revere. Adored grandfather of Jessica Vazza. Loving companion and best friend of Evelyn (Rodriguez) Cassiani of Florida with whom he made his home with these past 10 years. Dear brother of Barbara (Vazza) Gulino and her husband Charles of Winchester. Caring uncle of Dr. Marissa Lazor and her husband Dr. John Lazor, Carla Conigliaro and her husband Dr. Douglas Conigliaro, Erica Fiore and her husband Dr. John Fiore, Andrea Mackey and her husband Dr. John Mackey and many more grand nieces and nephews. Special father to Lorraine Sullivan and her sister Frances Velona. Papa of Troy “TJ” and Tyler Maloney and his special boy Cashmere (his dog). Dear friend for many years of Linda Cintron.
Late US Coast Guard Veteran of the Korean War. Licensed Funeral Director for over 60 years and owner of the Vazza Funeral Homes. Member of the Orient Heights Yacht Club and the East Boston Kiwanis Club.
Family and friends will honor Louie’s life by gathering in Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, 262 Beach St. REVERE on Wednesday, December 5th from 4PM to 8PM and again at 9AM Thursday morning before leaving in procession to St. Anthony Church in Revere for a Funeral Mass to be celebrated in his honor at 10AM. Interment will follow at the Vazza family plot with Military Honors at Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden, MA.
The Vazza family would like to thank the entire staff at the Kaplan Family Hospice House for their attentive care and compassion during such a difficult time.
At the family’s request please OMIT flowers. Donations may be made to the National Kidney Foundation by visiting www.kidney.org or by mail to National Kidney Foundation Finance Department 30 East 33rd St. New York, NY 10016.