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Albert  J. D'Agostino , Sr.

Albert J. D'Agostino , Sr.
  • December 5, 1923 - March 27, 2015
  • Chelmsford, Massachusetts

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“Al, Denise and all your family.... I can't tell you how sorry I am for the loss of Al. He was such a kind, patient man. He and Edie are together...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Susan Watts - Wakefield, MA

“Mr. D'Agostino must have been very proud of the men and family he watched over. God Bless. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Joe Marchesi, Sr. - Peabody, MA

“my thoughts and prayers are with you all, knew Al well, a one of a kind person.. will be missed by many! ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: Tony Gonnella - Apex, NC - FRIEND

“My deepest sympathy to the family. While we knew him for a short time, your Dad seemed like a kind fellow and always a smile. May he rest in peace...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Cindy &Steve Bornstein - Methuen, MA

“My heart goes out to the family in your time of sorrow. May he watch over you. ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Karen lamb - wakefield, MA


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Albert J. D'Agostino, Sr., 91, of Chelmsford formerly of Wakefield and Everett passed away on March 27, 2015.

Born on December 5, 1923 in Everett, he was the son of the late Angelo and Sofia D'Agostino.

Al was raised and educated in Everett, he was a graduate of Everett High School. He had been a Wakefield resident for 36 years and was the co-owner of Gloria's Food Store in Wakefield with his nephew Angelo Nicolai. He was a lifelong member of Crystal Community Club and was named their Man of the Year. Al was passionate about his family and sports. In his younger years he practiced baseball with the Boston Braves.

Al was the beloved husband to the late Edith "Edie" (Gallugi) for 67 years. He was the loving father to his three sons Albert Jr. and his wife Denise of Lynn, Dennis and his wife Diane of Wakefield and Paul and his wife Nancy of Chelmsford. He was the devoted grandfather to Dana, Michael, Deric, Andrew, Danielle, Christopher, Julia and Sofia, all of which inherited his athletic gift and he was always their #1 fan in the many sports they played and also the great grandfather of 11. He was also the brother of Angelo, Jr. and his wife Maryann of Pembroke and was predeceased by his siblings, Anthony, William, Fred and Joseph D'Agostino and Mary DiBattista

His funeral will be held from the McDonald Funeral Home 19 Yale Ave. Wakefield on Wednesday April 1 at 9am followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Joseph's Church 173 Albion St. at 10am. Visitations for relatives and friends will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday March 31 from 4-8pm. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Charge Syndrome Foundation Inc. 318 Half Day Rd. Buffalo Grove IL. 60089 in support of his great-grandson Landon D 'Agostino.