James Giagonelli of Bremen St., East Boston passed away at the Winthrop Place in Winthrop on April 12, 2019. He was 97 years old. Born in Boston he was the beloved son of the late Rosaria (Rubino) and Michael Giagonelli. A long time resident of East Boston he was employed as a sheet metal worker for many years working for Donnelly Manufacturing and Boston Precision.
He was the devoted husband of the late Philomena (Rinaldi) and the brother of the late Pasquale Giagonelli, Mary Capogna and Jeanette Costa. Beloved brother in law of Josephine Cioffi of East Boston and the late Joseph Cioffi, Domenic and Grace Rinaldi, Antonetta Rinaldi, Michael and Lois Rinaldi and Mary and Salvatore Arena. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Family and friends are cordially invited to attend the visitation from the funeral home on Thursday, April 18, 2019 from 9:00 to 10:00 AM. A funeral service will be held in the funeral home immediately following the visitation at 10:00 AM. Services will conclude with the interment in St. Michael's Cemetery, Boston.