John D. Francioso, a long
time resident of Saugus, passed away on Saturday, January 17th,
after a lengthy illness. John was born in Malden in 1952, the
son of Domenic and Frances Francioso. He was raised in Medford,
graduating from Medford High School with the Class of 1970. He
then went on to receive his Bachelors Degree from Northeastern
Universtiy. John had worked as a Paralegal and was working in
the Massachusetts Court system for many years. He later worked
at the Johnny Foodmaster Supermarkets. He was an avid sports
fan, and especially enjoyed watching football.
He is survived by his
siblings, Loretta Checca and husband Sam of Malden, Annette Cameron
and husband Walter of
Wilmington, Joseph Francioso and wife Jennifer of Methuen, Diana Coakley
and husband Jack of
Medford, as well as many loving nieces, nephews, great nieces
and great nephews.
In addition to his parents,
John was predeceased by his sister, Mary Ann LaQuaglia.
Funeral from the
Weir-MacCuish Golden Rule Funeral Home, 144 Salem St, Malden on
Friday, Jan 22, at 9 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial
in the Immaculate Conception Church, Malden at 10 AM.
Interment to follow in Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford.