PETROLA Domenic C, 89, of Revere, formerly of East Boston, died peacefully on January 12, 2015. Born in the North End of Boston, son of the late Umberto and Pamela Petrola. He served in the Marines during World War II, attaining the rank of Corporal. Mr. Petrola worked for the Department of Defense, Dept. of the Navy at the Charlestown Naval Shipyard and retired after 45 years of service. Beloved husband of Mary A. (Forgione) Petrola with whom he spent 67 years of marriage. Loving father of Robert J. Petrola and his wife Maria of FL, Rosemary Tremblay and her husband Richard of Haverhill, Richard R. Petrola of Revere, and the late Albert Petrola and his wife Jane of Saugus. Proud grandfather of Anthony, Adrianna and Casandra Petrola, Christopher and Gina Tremblay, the late Alan Petrola and four great-grandchildren. Caring brother of Albert Petrola and Rosemarie Pepicelli. Family and friends will honor Domenic by gathering in Vazza’s “Beechwood” Funeral Home, 262 Beach St REVERE on Wednesday, January 14 from 4PM to 8:00 P.M. and again at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday morning before leaving in procession to St. Anthony’s Church Revere for a Funeral Mass to be celebrated in his honor at 12 Noon. Entombment in Holy Cross Cemetery Malden, MA. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Chelsea Soldiers Home, 91 Crest Ave Chelsea MA 02150 or Alzheimer’s Association, 480 Pleasant St. Watertown, MA 02472. For guestbook and directions www.vazzafunerals.com Vazza Funeral Home REVERE 1-800-252-1127
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Vazza Beechwood Funeral Home
262 Beach Street
Revere, MA 02151
Published in Boston Herald on Jan. 13, 2015