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“Carmela and John, I was very sorry to read of your father's passing. I have been away this past month and just learned of this today. I enjoyed my...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Marsha Sullivan - Melrose, MA

“I was so saddened to hear of Domenic's passing. My husband and I have taken our cars to him for many years, and he always went above and beyond....Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Mary Waterman - Melrose, MA

“I'm shocked to hear of the passing of Dominick. I was a customer and we became good friends. Lots of memories on the motorcycles enjoying the open...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: John Marinelli - Windham, NH

“To Domenic's Family,So sorry for your loss. My husband and I have been customers for years. Dom was our go to person. He was always there to help....Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Carol Sampson - Melrose, MA

“To Domenic's FamilyKenny and I are shocked to hear the news of Domenic's passing. We've know him for many years. So heartbreaking. Please accept our...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Ken & Annmarie Giordano - Melrose, MA

“I became acquainted with Dom as a customer many years ago when he worked on my car. Because he was always sociable and friendly we talked a lot about...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Sandra Hailton - Melrose, MA

“I became acquainted with Dom as a customer many years ago when he worked on my car. Because he was always sociable and friendly we talked a lot about...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Sandra Hailton - Melrose, MA

“R.I.P. MIMMO, A BIG HUG FROM AUGUSTA TO ALL OUR AMERICAN FAMILY. ”
8 of 17 | Posted by: MARCO TERNULLO - Family

“I WENT BY THE SHOP TO SEE DOMENICO TODAY AND WAS IN TOTAL SHOCK WHEN I GOT THE NEWS OF HIS PASSING.REST IN PEACE AND MAY GOD BLESS HIS SOUL. ”
9 of 17 | Posted by: DIANNE BLAKE-HOLNESS - MELROSE, MA

“To Domenic's entire family-I had the pleasure of knowing Domenic. It was also a pleasure to work with him when he did projects on the city's...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Mark DeCroteau - Melrose, MA

“To Domenic's family and loved ones,Please accept our sincere condolences on the passing of your beloved Domenico. He was a great friend for many...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Richard Applegate - Lancaster, SC

“John, Michelle,Nicholas,Jonathan and Family,You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.With Deepest SympathyDebby and Steven Byrne ”
12 of 17 | Posted by: Debby Byrne - WAKEFIELD, MA

“Dear John, Michelle & Family:Our thoughts & prayers are with you all during this very difficult time. Cherish your memories forever in your hearts...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Janet Bloom - Wakefield, MA

“From all of the Senseis, Staff & Students at Pedro's Judo Center we are so sorry for the loss of Domenico. Our heart breaks for your family and you...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Riley McIlwain - WAKEFIELD, MA

“We are so sorry to of the loss of our Cousin Mimmo. He was always there to help in anyway he could. I will miss him knowing I lost a cousin I asked...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Rosario Cartolano - Jacksonville, FL

“Our deepest sympathy to all of your family ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Jerome & Marie DiBari - FL

“R.I.P. Dom. you will be missed You were a true friend Tremont street will not be the same i am proud to have known you . ”
17 of 17 | Posted by: joe mapes - melrose, MA - Friend


Domenico "Mimmo" Ternullo, of Saugus, died August 30th, 2019 at the age of 67, after a brief illness. Domenic was born on in Augusta, Sicily on April 1, 1952 to Giovanni and Carmela (LaPorta) Ternullo. He spent his childhood in Sicily before immigrating with his family to the United States at the age of 16.

Domenic owned and operated G&T Auto body on Tremont Street in Melrose, MA since 1977. He knew the value of hard work and dedication. Cars were his passion; he loved working on them as well as buying and driving them. He was a sports car aficionado. Domenic was always up for a good time and was constantly inviting friends and family to meet him at Foxwoods or join him in Vegas. He believed in giving back to his community, over the years he found many ways to give back with his time & labor. He was a family man first and foremost, he'll be greatly missed by them all.

Son of Carmela Ternullo of Wareham and the late Giovanni Ternullo. Husband of Fabiana Ternullo of Saugus. Father of Carmela Curley & her husband Chris of Melrose, John Ternullo & his wife Michelle of North Andover, and Mimmo Ternullo of Saugus. Grandfather of Christina, Nicolas, and Jonathan. Brother of Antonio & Sandra Ternullo of Derry, NH, Claudio Ternullo & Margie Bencivenga of Revere, Filipo & Nella Ternullo of Peabody, Carmela Ternullo of Wareham, and Mario & Susan Ternullo of Peabody. Also survived by many nieces & nephews.

Visiting Hours will be held on Friday, Sept. 6, from 4:00 – 8:00 PM at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 W. Foster St., Melrose. Funeral Procession from the Gately Funeral Home on Saturday, Sept. 7, at 9:00 AM followed by a 10:00 AM Funeral Mass at St. Patrick's Church, 71 Central St., Stoneham. Interment to follow the Mass at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. Relatives & friends are respectfully invited to attend.