Dominick A. Carlozzi, of Braintree entered into rest peacefully July 13, 2014, at South Shore Nursing and Rehab. in Rockland. Dominick was born, raised, and educated in Braintree. He worked for A&P supermarket in Cohasset for many years and, while in the Army during World War II, was a POW and received a Purple Heart for his service. Dominick was an avid gardener and enjoyed playing cards and cribbage. His wife Edith made his favorite homemade pastas for years and he was blessed by her gourmet culinary skills and enjoyed every bite. Dominick is survived by his loving wife of 69 years, Edith (Cellucci) Carlozzi of Braintree; his beloved children, Michael Carlozzi and his wife Joan of Boston, Paul Carlozzi and his wife Laura of Waltham; and his daughter-in-law, Kathy Carlozzi of Downing Town, Pa. Dominick was predeceased by his two children, Janet Branch and Gerard Carlozzi. He is also survived by his brother, Anthony Carlozzi of Quincy; and his two sisters, Isabel Pelletier of Halifax and Rita Cugini of Brighton. He was the loving grandfather to 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral Mass Saturday, July 26,at 10:30 a.m. in St. Francis of Assisi Church, Braintree. Donations in memory of Dominick may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517 Topeka, KS 66675 or to Hospice Services of MA, at 1325 Springfield Rd., Feeding Hills, MA 01230. See www.Keohane.com for directions and online condolences or call 781-335-0045.
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Published in Braintree Forum from July 17 to July 24, 2014