Devoted father of five

Published in the September 24, 2015 edition

MEDFORD — Pasquale “Pat” Vitale of Medford died on Monday, Sept. 14, at Massachusetts General Hospital. Raised and educated in Medford, he was the son of Anna (Capone) and the late Michael Vitale.

Pat was the devoted father of Michael, Jessie, Nathan, Aubrey, Justin and the loving brother of Michael Vitale and his wife Kathleen of North Reading, Stephanie Regan and her partner John Gullage and Bridget Vitale, all of Medford. He was the uncle of Frank and his wife Kerrianne, Elizabeth, Philip, Anna, Briana, Owen and is also survived by his loving friend Doris Martinez of Brookline.

His funeral was held from the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main St., Medford, on Saturday, Sept. 19 followed by a funeral Mass celebrated in St. Clement Church in Medford.  Services concluded with burial at Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford.