Carmelo A. “Mel” Lerio

LERIO, Carmelo A. “Mel” of Roslindale on April 9, 2021. Beloved husband of 72 years to Doris M. (Bock). Loving father of Dr. Barbara J. Pinchera and her husband Anthony of Canton and the late Robert P. Lerio, Sr., and his surviving wife Suzanne of Attleboro. Devoted son of the late Paul and Maria Lerio, Cherished grandfather of Robert, Jessica, Danielle, Gabrielle and Anamarie. Adored great grandfather of Joshua, Gage, Arianna, Dominic, Thomas, Jamison, Ocean and Kysen. Dear brother of the late Michael, Vincent and George Castaldi, Anthony Lerio, Rosina DeAngelo (Lerio) and Antoinette Lerio. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Funeral from the William J. Gormley Funeral Home, 2055 Centre St., West Roxbury on Wednesday morning at 9:00 followed by a Funeral Mass in Sacred Heart Church, Roslindale at 10:00. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours Tuesday from 3:00 – 7:00. (COVID-19 guidelines will be followed in the church and funeral home with use of social distancing and facial coverings.) Interment Blue Hills Cemetery, Braintree. The family wishes to thank his nurse Kerri Foley and social worker Ashley Napier from Old Colony Hospice and Alex Rubio and Kristen Goodrich from Home Instead Senior Care for the wonderful care and attention they provided to Mel and his family. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Old Colony Hospice, 321 Manley St., West Bridgewater, MA. 02379.
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