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DeTORE, Arthur A. At the age of 95, of Arlington, formerly of Everett, July 31, 2016. Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth (Noonan) DeTore. Devoted father of John DeTore, his wife Anna of Boston, Stephen DeTore, his wife Lynne of New York City, NY, Arthur DeTore, his wife Maryann of West Hartford, CT, Regina Paglia, her husband Robert of Newton, Christopher DeTore, his wife Sarah of Everett, James DeTore, his wife Pam of Westwood and Mary Theresa McNally and her husband Michael of Arlington. Loving Papa to Meghan, Justin, Nicole, Kathryn, Calvin, Samantha, Ian, Noah, Elijah, Isabella and Loving Great grandfather to Clara and Everett. Cherished Brother of the late William, Lillian, Helen and Mary. He also leaves behind his best friend, Nancy. Arthur grew up in Everett, was the son of Italian immigrants, and served with the US Army during WW II. He attended Harvard University and worked as a Biochemist in various healthcare institutions in the Boston area. He will be greatly missed, and his family and friends were fortunate to have him for so many years. Funeral from the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut St., Rt. 60 (adjacent to St. Agnes Church) ARLINGTON, on Tuesday, August 2nd at 11 AM. Followed by a Funeral Mass celebrated in St. Agnes Church, Medford St., Arlington, at 11:30 AM. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend and may visit with his family on Tuesday from 9:30 – 11:00 AM. Services will conclude with burial at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. It has been requested that in lieu of flowers memorial contributions be made in Arthur's name to St. Agnes Parish, 30 Medford St., Arlington, MA 02474 or Caregroup Parmenter Home Care & Hospice, 1 Arsenal St., Watertown, MA 02472. For directions or to send a message of condolences please visit www.keefefuneralhome.com.
Published in The Boston Globe on Aug. 1, 2016
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