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Louis W. D'Angelo

July 15, 1937 — November 15, 2021

Mr. Louis "Lou" W. D'Angelo, of Stoneham, passed away on Monday November 15, 2021. He was 84 years of age.

Louis was born on July 15, 1937 in Everett, son of the late Rocco and Rose (Mastrocola) D'Angelo. A 1955 graduate of Everett High School he honorably served in the United States Air National Guard.

He married Rosalie P. Roselli on October 24, 1959 in the Immaculate Conception Church in Medford and recently celebrated their 62nd anniversary.

Louis's work career began as an oil burner technician for Master Fuel Company and later as a plumber for Lynhurst Plumbing & Heating Co. in Saugus as well as serving as a firefighter for 20 years with the City of Everett at the Central Station. Upon retirement he earned his Real Estate License and worked as a broker for many years with Colonial Manor Real Estate in Reading until his retirement.

A member and former treasurer of the Everett Fireman's Association, he was also a member of the American Legion-Nabnasset Post #437 and the Knights of Columbus Council 763 in Everett.

As the father of four sons, Lou enjoyed spending time at various sporting events supporting the boy's childhood activities, especially the 6am ice time at the MDC outdoor rink.

Lou and Rosalie enjoyed socializing with family and friends. Whether playing cards or going out for dinner and dancing Lou was the life of the party, known as "twinkle toes" to some.

The couple were fortunate to have traveled to Florida over many years to escape the cold as well as abroad to Europe on several trips.

Traveling to the destination of choice was Lou's most memorable and long lasting passion.
Founded in 1947 "The Cottage" in Westford, MA was the ultimate meeting place for family and friends. Cookouts, swimming, horseshoes and riding in Lou's childhood boat, the 1956 Aristo Craft Torpedo 14 was the thrill of the day--still in service to this day.

Louis is the beloved husband of Rosalie (Roselli) D'Angelo. He is the cherished father of Stephen L. D'Angelo and his wife Sue, Robert W. D'Angelo and his wife Debbie, Louis M. D'Angelo and his wife Colleen and Michael P. D'Angelo and his wife Mary Eileen. He is the devoted grandfather of Janine LaPierre and her husband Keith ,Timothy, Matthew, Nicole Lathrop and her husband Ari, Chelsea, Alexandra, Paul and his wife Sandrine, Michael and his wife Bethany, Melissa, Samuel, Vanessa and Lauren. Great-grandfather of Camryn and Kennedy LaPierre, Maisie D'Angelo and Leah Lathrop. Dear brother of Arlene Giannaros and her late husband Chris. He is also survived by many cousins, nieces & nephews.

Funeral from the Barile Family Funeral Home 482 Main St. (RT28) STONEHAM on Friday November 19. 2021 at 9 am followed by a Funeral Mass Celebrating Louis's Eternal Life in St. Patrick Church 71 Central St. Stoneham at 10 am. Interment Puritan Lawn Cemetery, Peabody.

Family and friends are kindly invited to gather and share memories with the family on Thursday November 18, 2021 from 4 pm to 7 pm in the funeral home. Parking attendants and elevator available.

Please consider donations of Louis to The Salvation Army 615 Slaters Ln #1112, Alexandria, VA 22314 or the American Cancer Society PO Box 1120, Framingham, MA 01701
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Service Schedule

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Thursday, November 18, 2021

4:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Barile Family Funeral Home

482 Main St, Wakefield, MA 01880

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Funeral Mass

Friday, November 19, 2021

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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Friday, November 19, 2021

11:45am - 12:15 pm (Eastern time)

Puritan Lawn Memorial Park

185 Lake St, Peabody, MA 01960

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