A. Eddie's Story
STONEHAM, MA - Alan E. "Eddie" Raia, Jr. of Stoneham passed away on Monday, February 19, 2018, at his home. He was 37 years of age.
Born on June 19, 1980, in Winchester, Eddie was the loving son of the late A. Edward Raia Sr. and Alice (Raza) Raia. Eddie was a kind and caring son, brother, cousin, nephew and loyal friend. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
Eddie was the owner of Coastal Maintenance Supplies Ltd. He loved music and always had a flare for life. He cherished his times with his family whether playing in the band or hanging at home with family and friends. He loved spending time in Laconia and being up north by the lake with family and friends and especially loved all the fun times he had on his boat.
Eddie was the dear brother of the late Eric Raia. Cherished grandson of the late Salvatore and Nina Raia and Joseph and Lorraine Fleury, Eddie was also the caring nephew of Paul Raia, Marie Provencher and her husband, Steve Parker, Terry Fleury and her late husband, Michael, Phil Raza Sr. and his wife, Joan, James Scannell and his late wife, Nancie, and the late J. Ronald Raia. He is lovingly survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Eddie was also predeceased by several loving aunts and uncles.
A burial will be held at Saint Patrick's Cemetery, Elm Street, Stoneham, MA.
A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. on Feb. 24, 2018, at Barile Family Funeral Home, 482 Main Street, Stoneham, MA.
Published on February 22, 2018