Carmine M. Cafasso
Carmine M. Cafasso, 84, of East Boston, died peacefully on February
15, 2018. Carmine was the devoted father of Matthew L. Cafasso and
his wife Lynne of Deerfield, NH, David A. Cafasso and his wife Heidi
of Dartmouth, James J. Baker of Melrose, Paul K. Baker and his wife
Virgianne of Boxford, Kim M. Dunne and her husband John of Ipswich,
Helene A. Linehan and her husband Michael of Billerica, Kerry Geddis
and her husband Justin of Boxford; loving Papa to ten grandchildren
and the former husband of Audrey Darling of Somerville and Maria
Arrais of E. Boston. He was predeceased by his son, Carmen “Chucky”
Cafasso, his daughter Claire Ann Baker, and was the husband of the
late Claire Baker, all formerly of Stoneham. He was the brother of
the late Angelo Cafasso formerly of Melrose and Louise Caiazzo
formerly of Wilmington.
Carmine will be fondly remembered for his love of people, especially
for those in need. His strong Christian faith was the source, like a
well, from which he drew love and guidance in order to inspire and
support others. For the past twelve years he had been an active
member of the First Reformed Presbyterian Church of Cambridge.
funeral service will be held Tuesday,
February 20, 11 am in the First Presbyterian Church 179
County Road, Ipswich.
Family and friends are respectfully welcomed. Visiting hours will
be Monday, February 19,
from 4 to 7 pm in the Whittier-Porter Funeral Home, 6 High
Interment service with Military Honors will be private. In lieu of
flowers memorial contributions in his name may be made to The Angel
Main Street, Wakefield MA 01880.