Eudavilla A. “Eudy”, Langille
1927 - 2018
Eudavilla A. “Eudy”, Langille, of Melrose, formerly of Malden,
passed away on January 14th in Medford. She was born in Everett in
1927, the daughter of Cornielius and Marion Sheilds. She was
raised in Everett and graduated from Everett High School with
the class of 1945. After high school, she married Anthony M.
Basso, and although he passed at a young age, Eudy found love
and companionship again with Kenneth MacDonald. She worked
as an electronics technician, working at both Styco in Malden,
and the Defiance Printer Circuit Company.
Eudy was active in the community, and was a longtime member and
2 time President of the American Legion Post #69 in Malden, a
member of the VFW Post #639 of Malden, the VFW Post #12 of
Melrose, and the Eagles Aerie of Malden, Lady’s Auxiliary. She
was also a communicant of Most Blessed Sacrament in Wakefield.
She is survived by her sibling Marie Shields as well as many
nieces and nephews.
Eudy was predeceased by her husband Anthony Basso, her loving
companion Kenneth MacDonald, as well as her siblings Bobby,
Marion, Cornelius, Hazel, William, and Edward Shields. Dorothy
Pizza and Patricia Teneriello.
Funeral services will be held from the Weir-MacCuish Golden Rule
Funeral Home, 144 Salem St, Malden in Friday, Jan 19th, at
8:45followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in Most Blessed
Sacrament, 1155 Main Street, Wakefield, at 10 AM. Interment to
follow in Forest Dale Cemetery, Malden.