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Angelina (LaRosa) Guzzo

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“We were very sorry to hear of the passing of Angie. She was a truly remarkable woman! She was so much fun to spend time with over the years. Love...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Glynnis LaRosa - MA - Family

“To the entire Guzzo family, so sorry for your loss. Your mother was a wonderful lady. You all did so much to care for her & your father over the...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Susan Milliken - Plymouth, MA

“Guzzo family,Please accept our sincere condolences of the loss of your beloved mother. May all your wonderful memories help you through this...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Lauren Applegate - Lancaster, SC

“Christine & family... just want to tell you how sorry John & I were to hear about your mother. She was a sweet lady. Our thoughts and prayers are...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Rita Belmonte - Brentwood, NH

“Christene & family, so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. She was a wonderful lady. Mom to so many of us. Great memories of time spent on Marmion...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: LindaL Martello Chaplin - NH

“Christine and Joe - we are sorry to hear about your mother's passing. She was a special women. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Rose & Fred...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Rose Gilfeather - Wakefield, MA

“I'm sorry to hear the news of Mrs. Guzzo's passing. She always welcomed all of us into her home on Marmion Rd. Peace to Paul, Joey, Christine and...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Greg Sarni - Groton, MA

“The Gately Family and Staff wish to express our sincere sympathy to you. It is our hope that we may be able to make a difficult time more bearable....Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: John W. Gately, John H. Gately & Fred Sprague - MA


Angelina (LaRosa) Guzzo passed away at the Ledgewood Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Facility in Beverly on January 5, 2019. She was 94 years of age. Angelina was born in Quincy on November 23, 1924 to the late Joseph & Maria (Fantuchio) LaRosa; she was raised in Quincy and graduated from Quincy High School. Mrs. Guzzo a dedicated and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother to her family and she always put her family first in her life. She was also a very hard worker holding numerous jobs throughout her life. Angelina worked at Jordan Marsh in Boston, as a dental assistant, for Melrose-Wakefield Hospital, she ran Ann's Thrift Shop in Somerville for many years as well as several other jobs over the years. Mrs. Guzzo loved to read, loved music and was an excellent singer. She sang with the Melrose Polymnia Choral Society, but was best known for singing jazz with numerous bands at local nightclubs in the Boston area. Angelina was the beloved wife of the late Mario Guzzo for 66 years. Devoted mother of Christine J. Guzzo of Wakefield, Joseph Guzzo & Paul Guzzo & his wife Mairead all of Melrose and Michael Guzzo of Wakefield. Proud grandmother of John, Joe, Angela & Kyra and great grandmother of Jake. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Mary's Church, 9 Herbert St. Melrose on Friday, January 11, 2019 at 10:00AM. Burial at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett. There are no visiting hours.