Obituaries 05-14-2015

John Perrella, Sr.

Retired Revere Schools Director of Plant and Maintenance

John Perrella, Sr. of Revere, a decorated veteran of World War II died on May 2.

John proudly served three years in the US Army, European Theatre, Rhineland-Ardennes and Central Europe and earned three battle stars. He retired as Director of Plant and Maintenance after 35 years of service to the Revere City Schools.

He was the beloved husband of 69 years to Marie (Frongillo); devoted father of Janice, John Jr. and Kenneth Perrella, all of Revere; dear brother of Lillian Colecchia, Louise Taglieri, Philip Perrella and Vincent Perrella Jr. and is also survived by 10 loving grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. Funeral arrangements were by the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home, Revere. Interment was at Woodlawn Cemetery. To sign the guestbook please visit

Corrine Sutton

Devoted homemaker and loving mother

Corrine F. (Cimino) Sutton, a lifelong Chelsea resident, passed away suddenly Monday morning, May 11 at the Whidden Memorial Hospital in Everett after a brief illness. She was 72 years old.

Born and raised in Chelsea, the beloved daughter of the late Philip and Angelina (Lanzillo) Cimino, Corrine attended local schools. She married Stephen Sutton and the couple remained in Chelsea together with their son, Brian.

Corrine was a devoted homemaker and loving mother. During her lifetime she enjoyed bowling and ceramics, playing beano, cards and other games of chance

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Michael Cimino and after 24 years of marriage by her husband, Stephen in 1997 and later by her beloved son, Brian Sutton in 2004. She is survived by her dear sister and brother-in-law, Linda Smith and her husband, James Smith of Chelsea. She was the cherished aunt of Keri Demers and her husband, Roland of Topsfield, James M. Smith, Sr. and his wife, Nicole of Winthrop; adored aunt of Ava and Madelyn Demers and James M. Smith, Jr. She is also survived by several additional nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are most kindly invited to attend a Memorial Gathering to be held at the Frank A. Welsh & Sons Funeral Home, 718 Broadway, Chelsea on Wednesday, May 20 from 4 to 6 p.m. to be immediately followed by a Catholic Liturgy Service held in the Funeral Home at 6 p.m. with the Rev. Vincent Gianni officiating. Private interment will be held at a later date. The Funeral Home is fully handicap accessible with ample parking opposite. For directions or to send expressions of sympathy, please visit:

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