Published in the June 17, 2019 edition.
Philip was born on January 1, 1933 in Revere to the late Henry DePasquale and Helen (Ganno). Beloved husband of 58 years to Eleanor (VonEuw). Cherished father of Jeanne Morgan of Ga. Adoring grandfather of Joshua, Andrew and Elizabeth Morgan. Caring brother of Ann Eagan of Revere and her late husband Jack. Philip is a brother-in-law to the late Fr. Vincent and Fr. Charles and to many of the VonEuw family. He is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, and dear friends.
Philip proudly served his country in the United States Air Force during the Korean War and was an officer of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company. He founded and served as President to PHD Computer Systems and Boston Billboards Co. Phil was former President of the Wakefield YMCA, Wakefield Rotary, and the former Chairman and board member of the Wakefield Housing Authority. He and Eleanor are senior members of the Bear Hill Golf Course.
Philip was Vice President of the Boston University Alumni Association and President of B.U. Downtown Alumni Club. He was the former Vice President of the Don Orione Home and Shrine and served on many boards including Chamber of Commerce and the Citizens Scholarship Committee and Benefactor to North Shore Community College (Scholarship). He will be sorely missed by all who knew him.
Funeral from the Paul Buonfiglio and Sons-Bruno Funeral Home 128 Revere St, Revere on Tuesday, June 18 at 9 a.m. Funeral Mass at St. Anthony’s Church at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. A visitation will be held on Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. For complete notice and guest book please visit www.Buonfiglio.com.