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July 7, 2013

Pasquale Tomasello, 71


Dracut, MA — Pasquale Tomasello, 71, of Dracut, passed away July 1 at home, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Bagheria, Italy, and was the son of the late Cosimo and Anna (DeLorenzo) Tomasello. Pasquale was raised and educated in Sicily, and was a member of the Italian Army for a few years. He also lived in Germany before immigrating to the U.S. in 1970. He worked for DeLucca Fence Company for 30 years before retiring. He was also a member of the Sons of Italy.

Pasquale is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Vincenza (Vitale) Tomasello of Dracut; a son, David Tomasello and his wife, Stacey of Salem, N.H.; a daughter, Anna Tomasello of East Providence, R.I.; three grandchildren, Anthony and Meghan Tomasello, and Evan Donahue; two sisters, Giuseppa Leone-Tomasello and Concetta Leone-Tomasello, both of Italy; several nieces and nephews; and a late brother, Angelo Tomasello.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Monday, July 8, at 11 a.m., at St. Monica’s Church in Methuen, with entombment to follow at St. Mary Immaculate Mausoleum, Lawrence. Memorial contributions in Pasquale’s honor may be made to the American Cancer Society Centralized Memorial Processing Center, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701-9376. The Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home is honored to have the privilege of assisting the Tomasello family with arrangements. www.pollardfuneralhome.com.