The Obit For Robert Petrillo

Robert F. Petrillo

Published in the Boston Globe from 4/12/2008 - 4/13/2008.

Of Stoneham formerly of East Boston, April 11. Beloved husband of Rosalie (DeFranzo) Petrillo with whom he shared 47 years of marriage.

Loving father of Dana Dockery and her husband Paul of Boxford and Justin Petrillo and his wife Erica of Tewksbury. Dear brother of Gene Petrillo of Wakefield and the late Louis Petrillo. Cherished grandfather of Owen and McKenna Rose Dockery and Kayla Ashton. Funeral from Vazza's "Beechwood" Funeral Home, 262 Beach Street, REVERE, Monday morning at 8:30 AM. Followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Patrick Church, Stoneham at 10 o'clock. Family and friends may visit Sunday 3 to 7 PM. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.

Late US Army Veteran. Late employee City of Boston for over 25 years. Late member Pittsburg Pirates and Cleveland Indians Farm Team and first recipient of East Boston's Athletic Board Award.

In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made in Bob's name to the Hospice of the North Shore, 78 Liberty St., Danvers, MA 01923.

For guest book and directions. Vazza Funeral Homes East Boston & Revere 1 800 252 1127.