Obituaries 04-07-2011

April 7, 2011
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Katherine Lincoln-Messina

Charlestown resident

Katherine ‘Kate’ Lincoln-Messina of Charlestown died on March 27. She was 66 years old.

She was the devoted mother of Jason A. Messina and his wife, April, of Lowell; loving sister of Walter Lincoln of Connecticut, Eleanor Barbuto and Mary Lincoln, both of Winchester, Rose Lincoln-Mullane of Charlestown, the late Alice Doherty and Patricia Bohn; beloved aunt of Bernie Doherty of Arlington, the late Donna Doherty, Joseph Fortunati, and is also survived by many other nieces and nephews. She was the devoted friend of “Bill W.”

Funeral arrangements were by the Frank H. Carr Funeral Home, Charlestown. Burial was at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. In lieu of flowers, kindly make a memorial donation in her name to: G.O.D., c/o Bernard Doherty, 166 Franklin St., Arlington, MA 02474. For obituary and online condolences, please visit: www.carrfuneral.com.

Marion Giannino

Charlestown resident

Marion T. (Salem) Giannino of Charlestown died on March 28. She was 84 years old.

She was the devoted mother of Paul Giannino and his wife, Santina, of Braintree, Nadine Doherty and her husband, Joe, Anthony Giannino and his wife, Alice, Robert Giannino and his wife, Polinaria, all of Everett, and Mark Giannino of Charlestown; loving Grandma to Joseph and Heather, Melissa and Matt, Isabella, Gabriella and Peter; beloved sister of Carol Colarusso and her husband, Albert, of Everett, Shirley Johnson of Colorado, Anthony Thomas of California, and the late Richard Salem.

Funeral arrangements were by the Frank H. Carr Funeral Home, Charlestown. Burial was at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers, kindly make a memorial donation in her name to M.G.H. Cancer Center, c/o Development Office, 165 Cambridge St., Suite 600, Boston, MA 02114. For obituary and online condolences: www.carrfuneral.com.

Charles Carroll Jr.

Of Melrose, formerly of Charlestown

Charles S. Carroll Jr. of Melrose, formerly of Charlestown, died on March 26.

A US Navy veteran of World War II who participated in the  Normandy Invasion, he was the beloved husband of Mary R. (Kelley) for more than 60 years; loving father of Charles F. and his wife, Patricia, of Plymouth and Paul S. and his wife, Kelley, of Melrose; cherished grandchildren Matthew, Eliza, Courtney, Kate, Charles Evan Carroll and Patrick O’Brien; dear brother of Ann Campbell of Hingham, Thomas Carroll of Charlestown and the late Eleanor Riley, Mary-Lou Gray and James Carroll. He is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the John H. Sawyer Funeral Home, Charlestown. Burial was in Wyoming Cemetery, Melrose. In lieu of flowers, remembrances in ‘Charlie’s’ name may be made to Catholic TV, 34 Chestnut St, Watertown, MA 02471.