NORTH ANDOVER — Michael J. Padellaro, 45, of North Andover, passed away Monday, March 8, 2010 at the Kindred Hospital, Peabody, after a lengthy illness.
He was born in Lawrence, where he was raised and educated. Michael was a graduate of Lawrence High School, Northern Essex Community College, Springfield College, and Western New England College with a master's degree in criminal justice.
He worked as a Tax Analyst for A.D.P. Associates in Wakefield, and was also a former Lawrence Police Officer.
Michael is survived by his wife of 25 years, Beth M. (Moschetto) Padellaro; sons, Keith M. Padellaro and his wife Meredith of Litchfield, N.H. and Nicholas J. Padellaro of North Andover; daughter, Taylor M. Padellaro of North Andover; parents, Joseph A. Sr. and Gail Y. (Taylor) Padellaro of Ft. Pierce, Fla.; brothers, Joseph A. Padellaro, Jr. and his wife Mary Ann of Newburyport, David A. Padellaro of Merrimac, and Jeffrey S. Padellaro and his wife Laurie of Plaistow, N.H.; sister, Jacki Ann Corea and her husband Robert of Wakefield; and his mother and father-in-law, Deacon Samuel J. and Mrs. Patricia A. Moschetto of New Port Richey, Fla. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Family and friends may call on Thursday, March 11, 2010 from 3 to 8 p.m. at the Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. Funeral Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Friday, March 12, 2010 at noon in St. Michael's Church, 196 Main St., North Andover. Entombment will follow in St. Mary's-Immaculate Conception Mausoleum, Lawrence. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in his memory to St. Michael's Memorial Fund, 196 Main St., North Andover, MA 01845. For directions and online condolences, please visit our Web site at www.cataudellafh.com.