mystery photo

Every Thursday, the Everett Leader-Herald, and the Parlin Memorial Library publish a “Mystery Photo of the Week.” Each week we will show a photo from Everett’s past featuring Everett residents from several decades ago. Readers are encouraged to identify the people in the photo. If you know who is in this picture, call Mark Parisi at the Parlin Library, at 617-394-2305, or email him at

This Week’s Photo

Mystery Photo (2)
Here is long-time recreation director Sam Gentile (top row, second from right) and his staff from the summer of 1957. Are you in this picture? Can you identify anyone here? Let us know!

John Maddaleni

Everett Resident

MADDALENI, John E., Jr. At age 85, of Everett on April 17th. Beloved husband for 65 years to Augustine “Gussie”. Loving father of John Maddaleni and his wife Linda of Tewksbury and James Maddaleni and his wife Elizabeth of Saugus. Loving brother of Rita LoConte and her husband Guy. He is survived by his 4 beloved grandchildren, Ashley and her fiance George, Janelle, Jennifer and Brooke.

Donations in John’s memory may be made to The Huntington Disease Foundation are private RoccoCarrHendersonFH/DN Customer http://www.roccofuneralhomes. com 1-877-71 Rocco.


Fernando Commito

Worked for Salvucci Construction Co.

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COMMITO, Fernando of Everett, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving and caring family. He was 83 years old.

Born in the city of Vittorito, province of Abruzzi, Italy, Fernando lived in Everett
for many years. He was a laborer in the construction eld, retiring from Salvucci Construction Company.

Beloved husband of Agata “Maria” (Sarra) Commito for over 55 years. Dear and devoted father of Anna Robert and her husband, Joseph of N. Reading, Maria D’Angelo and her husband, Nicolo, Jr. of Saugus and Cesare John Commito and his wife, Teresa of Revere. Brother of Mario Commito of Australia and the late Concetta DiCesare. Loving grandfather of Nicholas and Annarita D’Angelo, Kevin, BrianPaul and Jessica Robert and Cesare Commito.

Funeral arrangements were handled by the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) EVERETT. Interment was in Glenwood Cemetery, Everett.


Anne Yacobian

Everett Resident

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YACOBIAN, Anne N. (Krikorian) of Everett passed away at her home
on April 22, 2018 with her family around her. Devoted mother of Sona Yacobian and husband Kenny Butler and Nancy Shinto and husband Mark. Cherished grandmother of Stephen Shinto. Beloved wife of the late Harry K. Yacobian. Loving daughter of the late Roupan and Theresa Krikorian. Dear sister of John Krikorian and wife Mary and the late Albert Krikorian and surviving wife Josephine. Treasured cousin of the late John Gizirian. Loving niece of the late Flora Gopoian and husband Arpiar and Paroonag Thomasian and wife Angele.

A private service will be held in the JF Ward Funeral Home, 772 Broadway, Everett 02149. In lieu of owers, donations in Anne’s memory may be made to the First Armenian Church, 380 Concord Ave., Belmont, MA 02478.