1941 - 2019
A.(Ciccariella) McLaughlin a lifelong resident of Malden, passed
away on Saturday, June 15th, in her home surrounded by the
loving warmth of her family. Judy was born in Somerville in
1941, the daughter of Nicholas and Eileen Ciccariella. She moved
to Malden at an early age, where she was raised and educated,
graduating from Malden High School with the Class of 1959. She
began working in sales support at KJ Quinn in Malden, before
becoming a Legal Secretary. As a legal secretary she worked at
many firms in Boston, most notably, the law firm of Ropes and
Gray. She was an avid reader, and enjoyed traveling, especially
to Las Vegas. She also made regularly scheduled contributions to
the Massachusetts State Lottery. Judy was also an avid Bruins
fan, going back as far as 1970, when she had season tickets and
saw Bobby Orr’s Bruins win the Stanley Cup.
She is survived by her daughter, Kathy DelloRusso of Medford,
her loving companion Jack Costello of Malden, her sisters,
Rosemary L. Halpinand her late husband Paul of OK and Eileen M.
”Bunny” Lennox and her husband Walter of FL, her grandchildren,
Stephen, Megan, Jennifer, Christopher, Nicole, and Gina, her
nieces and nephews Paul, Stacy, Nikki-Lee, and Graig, and her
favorite neighborhood children, Kaitlyn and Ryan.
Judy was preceded in death by her son, Duane R. McLaughlin.
Funeral services will be held from the Weir – MacCuish Golden
Rule Funeral Home, 144 Salem St, Malden, on Friday, June 21st,
at 9 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Josephs
Church, Malden, at 10 AM. Visitation will be held at the funeral
home on Thursday, June 20th, from 4 – 8 PM.
In lieu of flowers, kindly
consider making a donation to the charity of your choice.