Obituary for Albert P. "Al Toys" Sorrentino
Albert “Al's Toys” Sorrentino of Revere and Naples, Florida, formerly of Boston’s North End, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, January 2, 2018.
He was the beloved husband of Rosemarie “Chickie” (Falzone) Sorrentino. Loving father to Donna Conte and her husband Thomas Jacob of Peabody, Ma. and Vincent R. Conte and Patricia Conte of Marblehead. Dear brother to Henry and Richard Sorrentino both of Revere. Adoring grandchildren Nicole O’Brien and her fiance Matthew Ranese, Julie O’Brien, Ariana Conte, Eva Conte and Anthony Belmonte and his son Dominic Belmonte. His cherished cousin Gina Register and loving nieces Debra Register and Jean Marie Register and her companion Paul Kelly. Also, Sandra Prezioso, and husband Louie will miss him dearly, as well as Phillip and Gerry Vasapolli, Michael Vasapolli and his companion Phyllis, Cathy Ciampi, Carol Conte and her husband Michael Cusato, Linda and Paul Lysiack, Lisa and Robert Shind, and Alberto Sorrentino III and many loving nieces and nephews. We’ll miss Big Al, our gentile giant, great story teller, big hearted, person who was generous to everyone he met. His love for Frank Sinatra and knowledge of old movies was uncanny. He had humble beginnings, and always looked out for his loving wife Chickie, brothers, and grandchildren with his whole heart. He leaves a void that will never be filled.
Family and friends will honor Al’s life by gathering in Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, 262 Beach St. REVERE on Tuesday, January 9 from 4:00 PM to 8PM and again on Wednesday morning at 11:00AM before leaving in procession to St. Mary of the Assumption Parish, Revere for a Funeral Mass in celebration of Al’s life at Noon. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Al’s memory to St. Mary of the Assumption Parish 670 Washington Ave Revere, MA 02151. Late owner of Al’s Toys located in Boston’s North End.