Obituary for Richard E. DePiano Sr.
Richard E. DePiano, Sr, 86 years of age, life-long resident of East Boston, passed away on Thursday, April 27, 2017.
Beloved husband of Jeanette “Jean” M. (Simione) DePiano of 60 years. Loving father of Richard E. DePiano, Jr. and his wife Toni and Robert DePiano. Cherished grandfather of 5 grandchildren. Richard was a Navy Veteran of the Korean War.
Family and friends will honor Richard’s life by gathering at Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, 262 Beach St. REVERE on Friday, May 5th from 4PM to 8PM and again at 8:30AM on Saturday morning before leaving in procession to Sacred Heart Church in East Boston for a Funeral Mass to be celebrated in his honor at 10AM. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett, MA. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Richard’s name to the Dana-Faber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284.