Domenic Ferraro, 92, of Methuen, passed away Sunday, September 24, 2017, at Merrimack Valley Hospice House surrounded by his family.
He was born in Lawrence and was the son of the late Donato and Concetta (Giorgio) Ferraro.
Domenic was raised and educated in Lawrence. At a young age, he enlisted in the U.S. Army and was a WWII veteran. After being honorably discharged from the service, he worked in construction and later retired from the Merrimack Paper Company. He enjoyed golfing and spending time with his family.
Domenic was married for 69 years before being predeceased by his wife, Dorothy (Devine) Ferraro. He was also predeceased by three brothers and five sisters, and grandson, Matthew Ferraro.
He is survived by his sons, Michael Ferraro and his wife, Diane of Methuen, Robert Ferraro and his wife, Anne Marie of Methuen, Thomas Ferraro and his wife, Daphne of New Jersey, and Mark Ferraro and his companion, Dena Brant of Methuen. He also leaves eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; one brother-in- law and two sisters-in-law. A special thank you to Maureen Kennedy and all the staff at Merrimack Valley Hospice where donations may be made in Domenic Ferraro’s name.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Thursday, September 28, 2017, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. His Funeral Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, September 29, 2017, at Corpus Christi Parish at Holy Rosary Church, 35 Essex St., Lawrence. Burial will follow at Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Lawrence. For directions or to send condolences, please visit www.cataudellafh.com.
Published on  September 27, 2017