George Desiderio

Family man, “Everett Icon,” Veteran

George Desiderio passed away peacefully surrounded by his family members on January 30, 2021. He was greeted by his loving wife of 72 years, Nancy (Juliano).

He leaves behind his 4 devoted children, Susan Jordan and her husband Dennis of Malden, George Desiderio, and his wife Barbara of Fort Meyers, FL, Paula Ruvido and her husband Daniel of Everett and Karen Leffler and her husband Ernie of Wakefield.

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Rita M. (Petrino) Hurley

Former Board of Health employee

HURLEY, Rita M. (Petrino) of Everett, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, January 21, 2021, at home, surrounded by her loving family. She was 83 years old.

Born in Everett, Rita worked as a clerk in the Board of Health office at the Everett City Hall for many years.

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Norma Lillian Laskey

Enjoyed travel, Maine coast


Norma Lillian Laskey, passed away at age 92, on Christmas Day, of complications
of breast cancer. Norma was predeceased by her parents, Allen and Lillie Laskey, and her sister, Barbara. She is survived by her brother, Richard Laskey, of Medford, and 24 devoted nieces and nephews, who she loved dearly.

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Robert “Bob” Keith Fothergill

Loved family, retired court officer

Robert “Bob” Keith Fothergill, late Everett resident, Bob passed peacefully Monday evening, January 11, 2021, at home surrounded by his loving family.

He fought a courageous battle with cancer all the way to the end. He was 64 years of age. Born and raised in Chelsea, Bob is predeceased by his parents, former Chelsea Fire Chief, Herbert C. Fothergill, Sr. and Leona W. (Holland) Fothergill.

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