CARBONE, Donald A. Of Needham and Scituate. August 15, 2013. Beloved husband of Roberta A. (DeSimone) Carbone for 51 years. Devoted father of Donald E. Carbone and his wife Antoniette of Needham; Michael A. Carbone and his wife Josie of Marshfield. Loving grandfather of Michael A. Carbone Jr., Donald E. D.J. Jr., Joseph A., Cameron A., and Matthew P. Carbone. Brother of Rita Avakian and her husband Bob of Plymouth. Donald was a graduate of Northeastern University, Class of 1959. He received 2 Masters degrees, and was a professor for Northeastern University for 25 years. Donald loved his family, teaching, and flying airplanes. Funeral from the George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home 1305 Highland Ave. (Exit 19B off 128) NEEDHAM, Monday at 10:30am. Funeral Mass in St. Joseph Church, Needham, at 11:30am. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours Sunday 4-8pm. Interment St. Mary Cemetery, Needham. For directions and guestbook George F. Doherty and Sons Needham 781-444-0687

Funeral Home

George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home
1305 Highland Avenue Needham, MA 02492
(781) 444-0687
Published in The Boston Globe on Aug. 16, 2013