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Nancy Covino
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  • Triangle Inc
    420 Pearl St.
    Malden, MA 02148

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“Rest In Peace, Nancy!Becky WarrenTriangle, Inc. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Becky Warren - Salem, MA

“Sam, Ruth and boys:So sorry for your loss. We all have great memories of Nancy at our Sunday dinners for all those years. She kept us all in line...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Karen Obrien - Holmdel, NJ

“Ruthie, Sam, Chris & James - so sorry to hear about Nancy. I remember her fondly, and even though she did not see me much, she always remembered...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Karen Rawley - Atlanta, GA

“My deepest sympathies. May the "God of all comfort," help to ease the pain of your grief during this time.(1 Cor 1:3,4,,, ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“Ruthie, Sam, Chris and James, I am so sorry for the passing of Nancy. It was always such a pleasure talking with Nancy at our many family gatherings...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Anna Schwehr - Natick, 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 »
6 of 6 | Posted by: John W. Gately, John H. Gately & Fred Sprague - MA


Nancy Covino passed away at the North Shore Medical Center Union Hospital in Lynn on February 26, 2018. She was 67 years of age. Nancy was born in Rochester, NH on July 19, 1950 to the late Samuel J. & Marie L. (Cafasso) Covino. She was raised in Stoneham, attended Stoneham elementary schools, the John T. Barry School and St. Coletta's School. Miss Covino lived in Melrose from 1975-2011, Malden a few years and the past year in Saugus. Nancy loved working and volunteering at the New England Memorial Hospital in Stoneham for the housekeeping department and in the pharmacy for many years until it's closing. Then she worked for Triangle Inc. in Malden for several years. She loved to go square dancing and bowling and was an avid reader. Nancy belonged to HYA (Handicapped Adult Group) where she had the opportunity to take trips to Alaska, The Grand Ole Opry, Bush Gardens, Disney World and other wonderful locations. In her later years she enjoyed going to the Dutton Center in Wakefield. Nancy was the beloved daughter of the late Samuel J. & Marie L. (Caffasso) Covino. Loving sister of Samuel J. Covino Jr. & his wife Ruth of Winchester and the late Susan M. Covino. Devoted aunt of Christopher Covino and James Covino. Visitation will be held at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 W. Foster St. Melrose on Sunday March 4, 2018 from 2:00-5:00PM. A funeral service will be held at the Gately Funeral Home on Monday March 5th at 10AM, followed by a burial at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Nancy's name to Triangle Inc., 420 Pearl St., Malden, MA 02148.