Thomas Cerulli of Belcher St., Winthrop passed away at the Pilgrim Rehabilitation Center in Peabody on February 5, 2012 after a brief illness. He was 79 years old. Born in Boston, he was the loving son of the late Nancy (Pappelo) and Thomas Cerulli Sr.. A resident of East Boston for several years before moving to Winthrop over 58 years ago, he was employed as a heavy equipment operator, working for Union Local #4. He was also a former member of the Winthrop Golf Club.
He was beloved husband of the late Janice C. (Porter) and the devoted father of Robbin Cerulli of Winthrop, Lisa LaVigueur and her husband Robert of Winthrop, Kellie Daniels and her husband Melvin of Lynn, Thomas Cerulli III of New Hampshire and Meghan Corkhum and her husband Kenneth of Lynn. Loving and cherished grandfather of Selene, Janese, Walter, Thomas, Cassie and Jared, and great granddaughter Emma.
Services and committal are private. Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association PO Box 41705 Boston MA 02241-7005.