Worked for Hertz Car Rental

Published in the December 11, 2015 edition

Gary-Gaglione-obit-webSTONEHAM — Gary J. Gaglione passed away suddenly in Saugus on Dec. 6. He was 50 years of age.

Gary was born in Everett on Sept. 21, 1965. He was raised in Chelsea and graduated from Our Lady of Grace Grammar School and Pope John High School, Class of 1983. Gary lived in Chelsea most of his life and the past 10 years in Melrose. Mr. Gaglione worked in sales for Budget Car Rental for 20 years and Hertz Car Rental the past few years. He had also owned and operated a limousine company for many years, which he thoroughly enjoyed.

Mr. Gaglione loved his dog Rocky and riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle. Gary also enjoyed antique cars, going to car shows and he was always neat as a pin with a comb in his pocket.

Mr. Gaglione was the father of Nicholas Gaglione. He was the son of Rita (Maiani) Gaglione of Melrose and the late Charles Gaglione. He was the brother of Robert Gaglione, Laurie Siciliano and her late husband Leo, all of Melrose, and the late Charles Gaglione. He was the uncle of Vincent Gaglione, Marisa Siciliano, Charles Gaglione and Joey Siciliano. He is also survived by many loving friends.

Visitation will be held at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 West Foster St. Melrose, on Sunday, Dec. 13 from 1-5 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Our Lady of Grace Church, 194 Nichols St., Chelsea, on Monday, Dec. 14 at 10:30 a.m., followed by a burial at Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden. In lieu of flowers to assist Gary’s family with funeral arrangements and help his son Nicholas with schooling, please make a donation to Gary Gaglione’s Memorial Fund at To send a message of condolence, visit