Obituary: Pasquale Pezzano of the North End

Pasquale Pezzano, age 77, of Boston’s North End, passed away on June 9, 2011.

He was the beloved husband of Dolores (Ruzzo) Pezzano; Loving father of Anthony P. Pezzano and his wife Diane of Revere, MA, Rocco Pezzano and his significant other, Lynn of Andover, MA, Pasquale S. Pezzano and his wife Lynn Patti of Salisbury, MA, and Lisa Ann Buccieri and her husband Michael of Medford, MA; Dear brother of Ersila Torra and her husband Luigi of Boston, MA and Antoinette Torra and her husband Alberto of Medford, MA; and the devoted grandfather of Megan, Mark, Diandra, Michele, and Michalia. He also leaves many nieces and nephews.

Mr. Pezzano worked for many years as a foreman at the Modern Continental Construction Company which worked on the Big Dig in Boston.

His funeral service will be from the Boston Harborside Home of JS Waterman-Langone, 580 Commercial St, Boston on Monday, June 13, 2011 at 8:45am followed by a funeral Mass at St. Leonard Church (on the corner of Hanover and Prince Street) at 9:45am. The family will be accepting visitors on Sunday from 3-8 pm at the funeral home (parking attendants will be on duty). Following the mass, entombment in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, MA chapter, 9 Erie Dr, Natick, MA 01760 (

Arrangements under the direction of Boston Harborside Home of JS Waterman & Son-Waring-Langone, Boston, MA.