Born in Italy, grandfather of three


Antonio-Pascucci-obit-webEAST BOSTON — Antonio Pascucci of East Boston, 88,  passed away on Friday, June 5, 2015 surrounded by his loving family.

Antonio was born in Grottaminarda, Avellino, Italy on Feb. 7, 1927. He was a devoted husband and father and worked for many years as a presser in the clothing industry.

He was the beloved husband of the late Concetta “Connie” (Santosuosso) Pascucci.

Antonio was the loving father of Anthony Pascucci of Florida, David Pascucci and his wife Barrie of North Reading and Frank Pascucci of East Boston. He was the dear brother of Gennaro of Italy, Michael of Melrose, Joseph of Stoneham, Mario of Woburn, Giovannina Roselli of Medford, Olympia Visconti of East Boston, Yolanda Martiniello of Wilmington and the late Thomas Pascucci and Maryann Faretra.

Also survived by his three loving grandchildren: Tyler, Nicholas and Cassandra.

His funeral was held from the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, East Boston on Tuesday, June 9 followed by a funeral Mass celebrated in his honor in the St. Joseph–St. Lazarus Church, East Boston.

Services concluded with Antonio being laid to rest in Holy Cross Mausoleum in Malden.