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DeROSA, John A. 85, of Peabody, loving husband of Ruth A. (Holland) DeRosa, passed away on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 with his family at his side at the Brentwood Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Danvers. In addition to his wife Ruth with whom he shared 65 years of marriage, he is survived by 3 sons, Massport Police Captain Albert DeRosa, Ret., and his wife Victoria DeRosa of Plaistow, NH, Retired Whittier Tech Superintendent William DeRosa and his partner Michael Smolak of Peabody, and Peabody Police Captain John DeRosa Jr. and his companion Kate Stephens of Peabody; his grandchildren, John and Andrea DeRosa, A.J. DeRosa and his fiancee Sabrina, and David Stankiewicz, 2 great-grandchildren, Ariana DeRosa and John DeRosa; longtime friends Robert and Alanna Reynolds of Lowell; 2 nieces, Bella Targee of FL, and Carol and Don Longacre, and a cousin Sandra Tavilla. He was also predeceased by his parents Albert and Bella (Silver) DeRosa and a sister Florence Alterio. His family will receive relatives and friends on Friday, April 22, 2016 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn St., PEABODY. His funeral will be held from the funeral home on Saturday, April 23rd at 10:30 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 a.m. at St. Adelaide Church, 708 Lowell St. Peabody. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to , 75 Sylvan St., Suite B-102, Danvers, MA 01923. Please visit www.ccbfuneral.com for directions, online obituary and memorial guest book.
Published in The Boston Globe on Apr. 21, 2016
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