Obituaries 06-16-2016

Vincent J. Zullo

Partner of Spada and Zullo Law Office

Attorney Vincent J. Zullo Of Bradford formerly of East Boston on June 13th. Beloved husband of Jo-Anne (Coar) Zullo. Loving and dedicated father of Zachary V. and Joelle C. Zullo. Loving son of Loretta (Caruana) Zullo and the late Jerry and beloved son-in-law of Marie L. Coar. He is survived by his devoted sister Donna Marquardo and her husband Richard and brother Jerry Zullo Jr. and his husband Wayne Michalski as well as the late Michael Zullo. Loving brother-in-law of Marie-Elena Buttitta and her husband Claudio and many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral from the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., EVERETT, on Friday, June 17th at 10 a.m. Funeral Mass at St. Anthony’s Church in Revere at 11:30 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours are Thursday only 4 to 8 p.m. Complimentary valet parking Thursday at Main Street entrance. In lieu of flowers, donations in Vincent’s memory may be made to a charity of your choice . Interment will be private.

Frank Taraburelli

Retired Revere Police Officer, highly decorated veteran of both World War II and the Korean Conflict

Frank A. Taraburelli of the Chelsea Soldiers Home, formerly of Revere, died on June 15.

A retired Revere Police officer, he was a highly decorated World War II Army Veteran. His Theaters of Operation include: Northern France, Ardennes, Alsace, Rhineland, and Central Europe.  He was the recipient of  several  combat medals: Silver Star, Bronze Star w/”V”, Battle Patrol Patch, Presidential Unit Citation, just to mention a few. He was part of the 69th Infantry Division.  During The Battle of the Bulge Frank was part of Battle Patrol, a special Combat Patrol Duty, in the movies referred to as “The Dirty Dozen.“ Undaunted he served again five years later in the Korean Conflict.

He was the beloved son of the late Joseph and Josephine (Crivello); dear brother of Mary Penzo and her husband, Vincent of Dover, NH and the late Domenic Taraburelli; cherished uncle of Christine Moffa of Danvers, Loren Flansbury of Newburyport and Robert DeAngelis of Dalton, NH and is also survived by five great nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, June 17 in St Michael of the Arch Angel Chapel, Chelsea (Chelsea Soldiers Home) at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Interment with military honors will be at Puritan Lawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Chelsea Soldiers Home Resident Activity Fund, 91 Crest Ave, Chelsea, MA 02150  For guest book please visit

Judith Ames

French Club retiree

Judith E. (Glover) Ames passed away in her Chelsea home on May 31.

Born in Boston, she was raised in Brockton, attended local schools and was a graduate of Brockton High School. At the age of 21, Judith relocated to Chelsea and has been a long time resident ever since. She worked for over 30 years at the French Club in Chelsea until her retirement in 2014.

The beloved wife of John T. Ames of Chelsea, she was the dear sister of Janet Hutchensen of Wareham, Mary Shea of Las Vegas, Dianne Beek of Brockton, Shannon Grabowsky of Wareham, William Glover of Braintree, Nancy Skippar of E. Bridgewater, Sandra Roukas of Brockton and the late Patricia Ahrend. She was the daughter of the late William O. and Mary (Lussier) Glover and the dear aunt of numerous nieces and nephews.

A Prayer Service was conducted in the Carafa Family Funeral Home, 389 Washington Ave., Chelsea on Thursday, June 2 with visiting hours prior to the service.

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