Roberta A. Cassaro
January 25, 1943-February 26, 2017
Roberta A. (Catalano) Cassaro of Everett,
passed away after a long illness with her loving daughter Lisa
at her side, early Sunday morning February 26, 2017, in the
Glen Ridge Nursing Care Center, Medford, she was 74. Roberta
was born on January 25, 1943, the daughter of the late Robert
U. & Lucy A (Monaco) Catalano in Somerville. She later resided
in Everett for forty years and raised her daughter, Lisa.
Roberta’s greatest love was caring for her family. She was known
as giver, she loved cooking, cleaning, shopping, all for the
good of her family and her loving pets through the years.
Roberta was the cherished mother of Lisa M. DiRado and her
loving husband Nicholas “Nick” DiRado both of Stoneham. She was
the former wife of Anthony P. Cassaro of Stoneham. Devoted
sister of Robert Catalano of Melrose and aunt to Jessica Hart,
Jennifer Wilson, and Robert Wilson all of Tennessee, Thomas
Catalano of Everett.
Roberta was predeceased by her brother Thomas Catalano formerly
of Everett and her sister Debra Wilson formerly of Tennessee.
A memorial service will be held in the Weir-MacCuish Golden Rule
Funeral Home, 144 Salem St., Malden, on Saturday, March 4, 2017
Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday,