Methuen — Sebastiano Consoli, 88, of Methuen, passed away Friday, April 5, 2013, at the Nevins Center in Methuen. He was born in Italy and was the son of the late Sebastiano and Lucia (Rapisarda) Consoli.
Mr. Consoli was raised and educated in Italy and came to the United States in 1955. He lived in Lawrence prior to moving to Methuen and retired from Grieco Brothers after many years of service. He enjoyed gardening and watching wrestling, but most of all he loved spending time with his friends and family.
The family would like to thank the Nevins Home staff for all their care and support during his time there.
Mr. Consoli was predeceased by his beloved wife of 50 years, Catena “Tina” (Galvagno) Consoli, and his brothers, Salvatore, Guiseppe and Alfio Consoli.
He is survived by his daughter, Lucille Guimond and her husband, Thomas, of Methuen; his grandchildren, Derek and Jennifer Guimond, both of Methuen; his brother, Mario Consoli and his wife, Isabella, of Methuen; his sisters, Antionetta Rapisarda of Italy and Maria Loiacano and her husband, Anthony, of California; and his sisters-in-law, Josephine Cunsolo of Methuen and Connie Curro of West Newbury. There are also many nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Monday, April 8, 2013, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St. Methuen. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at St. Lucy’s Church, 254 Merrimack St., Methuen. Entombment will be in St. Mary’s Immaculate Conception Mausoleum, Lawrence. Memorial donations may be made in his memory to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. For directions or to send the Consoli family an online condolence, please visit www.cataudellafh.com.