Obituaries

Virginia B. Sloan, 83

Virginia B. (Frost) Sloan, age 83, of Braintree, died peacefully, Sunday, January 9, 2022, at South Shore Hospital in Weymouth, surrounded by her loving family Virginia was born in Somerville, raised and educated in Roxbury’s Mission Hill. She graduated from the former Girls’ High School in Roxbury, Class of 1956. She had lived in Braintree … Read more

Henry R. Previte, 94

Henry R. Previte, age 94, formerly of East Boston, died Jan. 8. Mr. Previte was born in East Boston to the late Frank and Irene (Giusti) Previte. He was raised in East Boston and Graduated from East Boston High School, Class of 1944. Mr. Previte was a devoted husband and caregiver to his wife, Rita … Read more

Maryanne Smith, 65

Maryanne (Lavigne) Smith, 65, of Quincy, died January 7, 2022. The beloved wife of 40 years to Paul Smith of Quincy. Loving mother of Stacey MacNeil and her husband Matthew of Weymouth, Scott Smith and his wife Melanie of Quincy, AnneMarie Martino and her husband Gary of Hanover, Matthew Smith of Quincy, Thomas Smith and … Read more

John ‘Jerry’ G. Mullen, 66

John “Jerry” G. Mullen, 66, of Quincy died at his home surrounded by his family on January 7, 2022. The beloved husband of 25 years to Susan (Duffy) Mullen of Quincy. Cherished father of Christine M. Ells and her husband Joshua of Whitman, Russell Mullen and his wife Melissa of Hanson, Robert Mullen and his … Read more

Louise M. Bacon, 90

Louise M. (Prezioso) Bacon, of Quincy, died peacefully on Thursday, January 6, 2022, at the Hancock Park Nursing and Rehabilitation in Quincy. She was 90. Born in Quincy on January 2, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Assunta (Ricci) Prezioso. Louise attended local schools and graduated from high school with the … Read more

Americo ‘Rico’ Sandonato, 91

Americo “Rico” Sandonato, age 91, a longtime resident of Quincy, died peacefully, Thursday, December 30, 2021, in the comfort of his home, surrounded by his loving family. Americo was born in Prezza, Province of L’Aquila, Abruzzo, Italy, to the late Pasquale and Giovanna (Pasqualone) Sandonato. Raised and educated there, he immigrated to the United States … Read more

Foto Laci, 83

Foto Laci, age 83, of Quincy, died peacefully, Sunday, January 2, 2022 at South Shore Hospital, in the comfort of his loving family. Foto was born in Dervician, Albania, to the late Thoma and Maria Laci. He was raised and educated there. Foto immigrated to the United States in 2004, settling in Quincy. He was … Read more

Sara E. Gilliatt, 84

Sara Ellen “Sally” (Cotie) Gilliatt, of Quincy, died peacefully on Thursday, October 21, 2021 at Season’s Hospice in Milton. She was 84. Born in Boston on January 31, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Lawrence F. and Ann (Newmann) Cotie. Sally attended local schools and graduated from high school with the Class of … Read more

Michelle M. Mullen, 49

Michelle Marie “Shelly” Mullen of Braintree, formerly of Quincy, passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 30, 2021, with her loving family by her side. She was 49. Michelle touched many people’s hearts throughout her life. She lived life to the fullest, dancing, playing drums, coloring, singing, laughing, loving God, her family, and friends. Michelle lit … Read more