Angelo GagliardiAugust 5, 1924 ~ July 2, 2017 (age 92)
Angelo Gagliardi of Main St., Winthrop passed away at the Leonard Florence Center for Living in Chelsea on July 2, 2017. He was 92 years old. Born in East Boston he was the beloved son of he late Rose (Merra) and Sabino Gagliardi. A resident of East Boston for many years, he has resided in Winthrop since 1962. He enlisted in the Army Air Force during WWII where he served as a Private First Class serving in Naples, Rome and the Rhineland. After his honorable discharge he worked as a salesman in the laundry industry for many years.
He was the devoted husband of Mary (Zecchino) and the loving father of Samuel Gagliardi and his late wife Barbara of Malden and Rosanne Tranfaglia and her husband John of Winthrop. He was the dear brother of Sarah Hanlon of Saugus, Patricia Forlizzi of Saugus, Carlo Gagliardi of New Hampshire and the late Anthony, Frank and Albert Gagliardi. Cherished grandfather of Kristin, Jodi, Mark and Joseph. Great grandfather of Kristina, Thomas, Avalina, John, Giana, Jack, Julia, Giovanni, Matilda and Ayah.
Family and friends are cordially invited to attend the visitation in the St. John the Evangelist Church 320 Winthrop St., Winthrop on Thursday, July 6, 2017 from 10:15 to 11:15 AM followed by a funeral mass at 11:30 AM. Interment to follow the mass in the Belle Isle section of Winthrop Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association at www.heart.org.