Obituaries 10-28-2021

Julia Santiago

Dec. 10, 1940 — Oct. 16, 2021

Julia “Migna” Santiago entered eternal life on Saturday, October 16 surrounded by her loving and caring family in the peaceful surroundings of her home in Randolph.  She was 80 years old.

Born in Aguas Buenas, Puerto Rico, the daughter of the late Benigno Martinez and Joaquina Rodriguez, as a Certified Nursing Assistant, Julia devoted her life to serving elders and people with disabilities.  She also worked as a teacher’s aide in the public school system, helping students excel in their studies.  She will be forever missed by all who loved her. 

The devoted mother of Charles Hogan, Christine Hogan, Jacqueline Martir, Marilyn Verde and Anita Pleasant and the dear sister of Jose R. Martinez, Rafael Martinez, Angel Luis Martinez, Jose Martinez, Maria Martinez, Aurelia Martinez and the late Rogelio Santiago,  Julia is the cherished grandmother of nine grandchildren: Luiz Rodrigues, Antonio Wideman, Israel Molina, Damaris Gomera, Kimberly Hogan, Christopher Hogan, Christian Verde, Eric Verde, Ingrid Regil and six great grandchildren: Eva Molina, Sebastian Molina, Alina Gomera, Alexandria Gomera, Jazzlyn Hogan, Zyir Ptah.  She is also lovingly survived by many nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Anthony Memorial – Welsh Funeral Home,

Chelsea on Monday October 25. Private interment will be held at a later date. 

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Evelyn Longo

Seamstress Who Was Very Kind and Always Helped Others Out

Evelyn M. Longo, 100, a long-time resident of Chelsea and a recent resident of Masconomet Healthcare, Topsfield, passed away on Monday, October 25.

Evelyn was a seamstress. She was very kind and was always helping others out.

The wife of the late Anthony Longo, she was the mother of Robert Longo and his wife, Linda of Miller Place, NY, Ralph Longo and his wife, Nancy of Beverly and the late Patricia English and her late husband, Larry. She was born in St. Jarvis, Quebec, Canada to the late Joseph and Marie A. (Beland) Labbe and is the sister of Joseph Labbe of Revere and the late Alice Basile, Jeannette Richard and Yvette DeStefano and is also survived by many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Evelyn will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation or your favorite charity.

Arrangements are by Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly. Information, directions, condolences at

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