Alfred E. Kelly

Alfred E. “Al” Kelly of North Weymouth died July 19, 2021.

Alfred E. Kelly

Al was born in Boston to the late Elizabeth and John Kelly. He attended Quincy Trade School and was a proud US Army veteran.

Al worked for many years as a union insulator for Insulators and Allied Workers Local 6 Boston. A devout Catholic, Al had been a parishioner at St. Jerome Church since 1963. He loved to dance, go sailing, swimming, and bowling.

Beloved husband for 64 years to Gloria J. (Papile) Kelly of North Weymouth. Loving father of Gerard Kelly and Amy of Hanover, Dawna Barrett and Christopher of Quincy and Steven Kelly and Mary of New Jersey. Cherished brother of Elizabeth “Betty” Sulmonte and Anthony of Abington and the late John, David, Joseph, Leo, Philip, Robert and Peter Kelly. Devoted Grandpa to Erica, Peter and Sarah Kelly and Patrick, Colleen and Kelly Barrett. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to greet the family during the visiting hours on Monday 4-8 PM in the McDonald Keohane Funeral Home NORTH WEYMOUTH at 40 Sea Street (off Route 3A – Bicknell Square). Al’s family suggests wearing a mask if you are not vaccinated. Relatives and friends will gather in the funeral home at 9:30 AM on Tuesday prior to the Funeral Mass in St. Jerome Church, Weymouth at 10:30 AM.

Burial in Fairmount Cemetery, Weymouth.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in memory of Al to VNA Hospice & Palliative Care, Fund Development Office, 199 Rosewood Drive, Suite 180, Danvers, MA 01923-4539.

Jean McLellan

Jean Manson McLellan, resident of Quincy, passed away peacefully July 19 after a period of declining health at Seasons Hospice in Milton.

Jean McLellan

She was born August 10, 1954. Jean attended the Clarke School for the Deaf, a second home where she made lifelong friends. After junior college, she had a career in banking operations and fondly remembered her time at the Bank of Boston.

Jean loved family above all, her Boston sports teams and a winning scratch ticket. She was a devoted wife, mother and Nana. Her family and friends will always remember her as hard working, selfless and resilient.

Predeceased by her mother Dorothy Kemp Manson and brother Ricky.  She is survived by her loving husband, Roddy, of 47 years.  She has three daughters: Sheri Krauss and her husband G.W., of NC; Loren Catrambone and her husband Dominic of Quincy; and Tabitha McLellan of Milton. Cherished Nana of Lilli, Evalyn, Taylor, Max and Sawyer Jane. Also survived by sisters Janet Anastasio of Quincy and Barbara Blowers of Quincy, and brothers Larry of Brockton and David of Quincy, as well as her extended McLellan family.

Jean will be laid to rest at the Pine Hill Cemetery with her mother and brother, family is invited to attend services on Monday, July 26, at 10:45 AM.

In lieu of flowers or donations, please consider donating blood or platelets to help address the critical shortage in our community.

Funeral arrangements were made by Hamel-Lydon Chapel & Cremation Service of Massachusetts, 650 Hancock St., Quincy.

Richard L. Salvucci, 90

Richard Lareto Salvucci died peacefully July 19 surrounded by his loving family; he was 90.

Richard L. Salvucci

Beloved husband of the late Cornelia Faye Salvucci (Harris), loving father of Richard John Salvucci and his wife Judith of Quincy, Deborah Jean Adams and her husband Rich of Nashville Tennessee.

Loving Brother of Paul Salvucci and his wife Cheryl of Hanover, and Shirley Hermanson and her husband, the late Robert Hermanson, of Weymouth.

Loving grandfather to Joseph, Richard, Robert, Emily, Jordan, and Alexey as well as four great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

He was a proud veteran of the Korean War serving in the United States Navy, and a graduate of Quincy High School. He went on to receive his license in Cosmetology where he was the owner and operator of ‘Ralph’s Hair Stylist’ at the South Shore Plaza in Braintree.

Richard was an elder for the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses for many years for the Holbrook Congregation.

His most precious things in life were his family; his beautiful wife Faye, his home and garden, his pool, his faith, walking in the early mornings, and watching all his grandkids play sports.

A Celebration of Life will be held Friday August 13th, 2021 from 9–11am at the Boston Cremation Chapel 116 Franklin Street in Quincy.

In lieu of flowers, plant donations may be brought to the celebration, or sent to 109 Intervale Street Quincy MA 02169 C/O Rich Salvucci. These plants will be given to all his grandchildren to be planted in their gardens in loving remembrance of their grandfather.

Paul T. Quinn

Paul T. “Hacka” Quinn, retired Quincy Police Department, of Dorchester passed away peacefully on July 18, 2021 surrounded by his family.

Paul T. Quinn

Beloved husband of the late Anne M. “Nancy” (Dougan) Quinn. Loving father of Suzanne McCarthy and her husband Paul of Dorchester, Paul T. Quinn Jr., BPD, and his wife Mary Morabito-Quinn of Dorchester, Joseph Quinn, BFD, and his wife Allyson Quinn of Dorchester, and Allison Connolly and her husband Kevin Connolly of Braintree. Also survived by 11 loving grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Dear brother of James F. Quinn Jr., Kay Maier, and Patricia Murphy.

Mr. Quinn was a proud past president of the Quincy Police Patrolman’s Association, and a veteran of the United States Coast Guard.

Visiting hours in the John J. O’Connor & Son Funeral Home. 740 Adams St. (near Gallivan Blvd.) DORCHESTER, Thursday from 4-8pm. Funeral Mass in St. Ann’s Church, NEPONSET, Friday morning at 10 o’clock. Relatives & friends are respectfully invited.

Interment in Cedar Grove Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to the Boston Fire Fighters Local 718 Children’s Fund, 55 Hallet St. Dorchester, MA 02124.

Patricia A. Caldwell, 79

Patricia A. (Tajc) Caldwell, 79, of Quincy, died peacefully on Saturday, July 17, 2021, at Carney Hospital in Boston.

Born in Pennsylvania on April 10, 1942, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Irene (Stefanik) Tajc. Patricia attended local schools and graduated from Quincy High School.

A homemaker, she was devoted to her family and loved them more than anything. She enjoyed the time she had watching her grandchildren as they grew. Patricia was always active in the children’s and grandchildren’s extracurricular activities. In her spare time, she enjoyed reading at home.

Everyone who knew Patricia would know that her favorite holiday was Christmas. She loved celebrating with her family on Christmas Eve and enjoying the togetherness that the season brought. Patricia was a kind, loving and selfless person. She was the best wife, mother and grandmother anyone could ask for. Her life lessons and example are part of her legacy that continue through her family. She will be missed by all the lives she touched.

Patricia was the beloved wife of Frederick M. Caldwell. The two married on June 23, 1962, and together they shared 59 loving years of marriage. She was the devoted mother of Frederick M. Caldwell, Jr. and his wife Sheila of Weymouth, Kathleen V. “Vicki” Orcutt and her husband Bruce of Plymouth and Kevin J. Caldwell and his wife Kristen of Weymouth. Loving grandmother of 12 and the loving great grandmother of one. Dear sister of Kathleen Boucher and her husband Edward of Florida, Pamela Centamore and her husband Russell of Plymouth and Mark Tajc of Quincy. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to greet the family during the visiting hours on Sunday, July 25, 2021, 2-6 PM in the Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock St., QUINCY.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held in the funeral home at 9 AM on Monday, July 26, 2021, prior to the Funeral Mass in St. Joseph’s Church, Quincy at 10 AM. Services will conclude with interment in Pine Hill Cemetery, Quincy.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Parkinson Disease Association, 72 East Concord St., Boston, MA 02118.

James L. Berlo, 80

James “Jim” Leo Berlo, 80, of Quincy, passed peacefully in his home on Sunday, July 18, 2021.

James L. Berlo

Jim, son of Henry and Susan Berlo, was born in Boston, attended South Boston High School and began his 40-year telecommunications career with New England Telephone company. A long-time member of IBEW 2222 and the New Outlook Pioneers. Jim was past Commodore and member of the Gull Point Yacht Club, a past member of the South Boston Yacht Club and the Commodore’s Club of America.

Jim is survived by his wife of 49 years, Stephanie (Casey) Berlo, his sisters Rose (Berlo) Hines, Susan (Berlo) Mulligan, Ann (Berlo) Kennedy and Mary (Berlo) Burnieika, and the late William Berlo, Virginia McParland, Robert Berlo, and Henry Berlo. He is also survived by his children Mary Ann (Berlo) Galvin, James L. Berlo, Jr., Jeanne (Berlo) Kelly and Susan (Berlo) Morrissey and his three granddaughters Christina Morrissey, Savannah Morrissey and April Galvin. Jim had many godchildren, nieces and nephews.

He was adored by his companion Chester who passed in 2019. Jim loved his family and friends as well as traveling, skiing and golfing.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to greet the family during the visiting hours on Tuesday, July 27, 2021, 4-8 PM in the Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock St., QUINCY. A Celebration of Life Service will be held in the funeral home at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, July 28, 2021, prior to the Funeral Mass in Gate of Heaven Church-South Boston, at 11:30 AM. Interment is private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jim’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association, MA Chapter, 309 Waverley Oaks Rd., Waltham, MA 02452. or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Marion L. Florino, 100

Marion L. (Sullivan) Florino, age 100, of Quincy, formerly of Dorchester, died peacefully, Sunday, July 18, 2021, at Hancock Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, surrounded by her loving family.

Marion L. Florino

Marion was born in Boston, to the late John P. and Catherine M. (Monahan) Sullivan. She was raised and educated in Dorchester and graduated from the former Saint Mark’s School. She had lived in Quincy for over forty years, previously in Dorchester.

She was a devoted homemaker who was dedicated to her family.

Marion was a longtime parishioner of Saint John the Baptist Church. She was also a member of the former Quincy Medical Center Women’s Auxiliary and the William Walsh Post Women’s Auxiliary in Dorchester.

She enjoyed reading and was an art connoisseur.

Beloved wife of the late Stephen D. Florino. Devoted mother of Catherine M. Reynolds of Braintree and her late husband James, Elizabeth J. Finn and her husband Stephen of Quincy. Loving grandmother of Stephen P. Finn and his partner Nicole Abruzzese of Quincy, Scott Finn of Dorchester. Cherished great grandmother of Cody and Marielle Finn and step great grandmother of Evan Abruzzese.

One of three siblings, Marion was predeceased by Francis Sullivan and Louise McCobb. Dear sister-in-law of Marie Connelly of Braintree, Rita Florino of Quincy, the late Laura Florino, and the late Helen Palkey. Marion is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held at the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy on Wednesday, July 21, from 9-10 a.m. Funeral Mass in Saint John the Baptist Church, 44 School Street, Quincy at 10:30 a.m. Interment Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Marion’s memory may be made to the Carmelite Monastery of the Sacred Hearts, 8540 Kenosha Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80908.

You are invited to visit thesweeneybrothers.com or call 617-472-6344.

Bernard R. Anderson, 47

Bernard Robert “Bernie” Anderson, 47, of Quincy (OFD), passed away after a valiant battle with glioblastoma surrounded by his loving wife, family, friends, music and laughter on Thursday, July 15, 2021.

Bernard R. Anderson

Bernie was born on July 19, 1973 in Boston to Linda (Osborne) of Quincy and the late Paul Anderson.   Beloved husband and best friend of Marianne (Blaikie) of Quincy, and the devoted father to Little Bernie and Ruby Anderson of Quincy.   Loving son-in-law to Stephanie Blaikie.  Bernie is also survived by a loving extended family, nieces, nephews, many close friends, and two brothers.

Bernie was a Port Rat, growing up in the Port Norfolk section of Dorchester later meeting Marianne and settling in the Merrymount section of Quincy.  Bernie’s love of hockey began at an early age when he started playing goalie for Neponset Youth Hockey (now DYH).  Attending high school at Dom Savio where he continued to play. Bernie started his electrical career with IBEW Local 103, and later went on to become a Massport electrician.  Bernie carried on his love of hockey to his children, spending many hours involved in the Quincy Youth Hockey Community.

Bernie will be remembered for his boisterous spirit, colorful one-liners, and infectious personality.  A friend of Bill W, Bernie was always the life of the party.  Bernie was full of life, love and humor.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to greet the family during the visiting hours on Friday, July 23, from 4 – 8 PM in the Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock St., QUINCY. A Funeral Mass will be held in St. Ann’s Church, Quincy on Saturday, July 24, at 10 AM. Cremation will follow.

Please see keohane.com to share a condolence message or special memory.

Madeline A. Guglielmi, 89

Madeline A. (Fanara) Guglielmi, age 89, of Braintree, formerly of Quincy, died unexpectedly, Sunday, July 18, 2021 at home.

Madeline Guglielmi

Madeline was born in Waltham, to the late Salvatore and Frances (Cannella) Fanara. Raised and educated in Quincy, she was a graduate of Quincy High School, Class of 1949. She had lived in Braintree for ten years, previously in Quincy for all of her life.

She was a devoted homemaker and mother. Madeline had also worked as a waitress for the former Howard Johnson Company for many years, and later at the former Finian’s Restaurant in Quincy Center.

Madeline enjoyed reading, playing bingo and cards, and occasional trips to Foxwoods with family and friends.

Always active, she enjoyed her time and the many friendships she made at Independence Manor.

Most of all, Madeline loved spending time with her family and was especially proud and supportive of her many cherished grandchildren.

Beloved wife for fifty-seven years of the late John A. Guglielmi. Devoted mother of Linda Hanlon and her husband Jeff of Pembroke, John A. Guglielmi, Jr. and his wife Jean of Braintree, Lorene Connolly and her husband Stephen of Quincy, Lois Lindenfelzer and her husband Robert of Quincy, and Lisa Kamb and her husband Stephen of Quincy.

Loving grandmother of Thomas, James, Eric, Brian, Rachel, Stephen, Catherine, Stephen, Madeline, and John and great grandmother of Salvatore, Lucas, and Isaiah.

The last of eight siblings, Madeline was predeceased by Teresa Campitelli, Jean Corrigan, John Fanara, Mary Codner, Anna Tosches, Salvatore Fanara, and Catherine Cirillo. She is also survived by her sister-in-law, Linda Fanara of Quincy, as well as many nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be held at the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy, on Thursday, July 22, from 4-7 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in Holy Trinity Parish at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 227 Sea Street, Quincy, on Friday, July 23, at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at Pine Hill Cemetery, West Quincy.

For those who wish, donations in Madeline’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

You are invited to visit thesweeneybrothers.com or call 617-472-6344.

Catherine O’Connor, 80

Catherine (Keane) O’Connor, 80, of Quincy, formerly of Braintree, Portland, Maine and Galway Bay, Ireland, died peacefully at Hancock Park Rehabilitation Center on Friday, July 16, 2021.

Catherine O’Connor

Born in Galway Bay Ireland on Aug. 13, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Ann (Flaherty) Keane. Catherine attended local schools in Ireland and, in 1957, Catherine immigrated to the United States. She was so proud to be naturalized, becoming an American citizen.

Catherine’s ambitions pointed her in many career directions. As a bookkeeper, bank teller and successful real estate broker. Catherine enjoyed traveling with her beloved husband Patrick, hosting and attending family events with her children, siblings and grandchildren.  She especially enjoyed dancing and the casinos with Patrick. Catherine and her siblings were as close as can be, often speaking Gaelic over the phone and dancing at the Blarney Stone. She bowled, volunteered her time and helped anyone in need family, friends, and many new acquaintances.

Catherine was the life of the party. She livened up any get together she attended. She was known as “The Mayor of the Wing” by the residents at Hancock Park. Catherine loved to tell a good joke, and everyone loved her delivery. She was generous, kind, loving, elegant and a loving mother. Her life lessons and example are part of her legacy that continue through her family. Catherine will be missed by all the lives she touched.

Catherine was the beloved wife of the late Patrick J. O’Connor, who died in 2004. The two married in June of 1967 and together they shared 37 years of marriage. She was the devoted mother of Thomas O’Connor of Norwell, Judy O’Connor of Quincy and the late Christopher O’Connor and his surviving wife Marybeth of Quincy. Loving grandmother of Haley O’Connor, Brenden O’Connor and Siobhan O’Connor. Dear sister of Mauda, Bartley, Shawn, Poric, Peggy, Micheal, Tom, Peter and Ann. Survived by sisters Peggy Hayden and Ann Burke, sisters-in-law Patricia Keane, Nora Keane, Katherine Murphy and brother-in-law James Burke and many loving nieces and nephews

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to greet the family during the visiting hours on Thursday, July 22, 2021, from 4-8 PM in the Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock St., QUINCY.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held in the funeral home at 9 AM on Friday, July 23, 2021, prior to the Funeral Mass at the Divine Mercy Parish in Sacred Heart Church, Quincy at 10 AM.

Services will conclude with interment in Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Catherine may be sent to Kindred Hospice, 130 Rumford Ave., Suite 211, Auburndale, MA 02466.