John A. Tarello

John A. Tarello of Reading

John A. Tarello of Reading, Oct. 1, 2012. Beloved husband, of Beatrice Daigle, father of Barbara Hamel and her husband Mark of Chelmsford and Michael Tarello and his wife Laura of Medford. Step father of Carol Schricker and her husband David of NH, Alan Constantineau and his wife, Kathy and Steven Constantineau, all of FL. Son of the late Giacamo and Julia (Feno) Tarello. Grandfather of Rachel, Nicholas, Ashley, Ryan, Brad, Sean and Colton. Brother of Joseph Tarello of Medford, Constance Lynch of Melrose and the late Angela Grant. Funeral from the Cota Funeral Home, 335 Park St. (corner of Park St. and Rte. 28), NORTH READING, at Reading line, on Saturday, Oct. 6 at 9:30 am. Funeral Mass in St. Theresa's Church, 63 Winter St. (Rte. 62), North Reading at 10:30 am. Relatives and friends may visit at the funeral home Friday 4-8 pm. Interment St. Joseph's Cemetery, Chelmsford. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in John's name to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and It's Jimmy Fund, 10 Brookline Place, West, Sixth Floor, Boston, MA 02445. John worked for Analogic Corp. in Peabody for over 30 years. He was CFO, Senior Vice President and Chairman of the Board until his retirement in 1999. John played an integral part in establishing Analogic at its inception and helped Analogic become an international corporation. John belonged to the Wakefield Elks, American Legion in Reading, and served his country in the US Air Force during the Korean War.

Published in Lowell Sun on Oct. 4, 2012