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William J. Salari

January 29, 1930 — February 18, 2024

of Medford, formerly of Stoneham, Massachusetts

William J. Salari

William "Willie" John Salari, of Medford, Massachusetts passed away unexpectedly on February 18, 2024. He was 94 years of age. Born in Boston on January 29, 1930, Willie was the loving son of the late Maurizio Salari & Mary (Fracostoro) Salari of Italy. He was also the brother to the late James "Jim" Salari.

Willie lost his beloved wife of 25 years, Edith Salari on February 2, 2024. He is survived by his stepchildren, Karen Pappa, Thomas J. Quinn, Jean McGee and her husband James, Mary Newell and the late Maureen Pappa.  He is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Willie will be fondly remembered for his kindness, his love for travel & enjoyment for fine dining.  He was an avid New England Patriots fan. He had a great ability to make people feel comfortable and had an interesting sense of humor. He will be sorely missed.

Family and friends are cordially invited to attend a Funeral Service Celebrating Willie's Eternal Life on Friday, February 23rd at 11am in the Barile Family Funeral Home, 482 Main Street STONEHAM.  Parking attendants and elevator are available.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations in Willie’s memory to Mystic Valley Elder Services by referring to the link below.

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Celebration of Life

Friday, February 23, 2024

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Barile Family Funeral Home-Stoneham

482 Main Street, Stoneham, MA 02180

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