Antonio A. Marino Jr., life-long resident of East Boston, passed away unexpectedly on March 31st at the age of 74.
Antonio was born in East Boston on April 6,1944 to Antonio and Augustine (Novello) Marino.
Dear sister of Marie Saia and her husband Anthony of Burlington.
Cherished uncle of Christine Ward, Deborah Saia, Anthony Saia, Rose Hatch and Nicholas Saia.
Also survived by many loving great-nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.
Antonio was a past Bronze Star Army Veteran Vietnam War, employee of Days Inn and WEEI and log-time local DJ of various community events.
Family and friends will honor Antonio's life by gathering at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home 971 Saratoga St., East Boston on Saturday April 6th from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM before leaving in procession to St. Joseph - St. Lazarus Church, Ashley St., East Boston for an 11:00 AM Memorial Mass in celebration of Antonio's life. At the conclusion of the mass, full military honors will be presented by the US Army in recognition of Mr. Marino's service to our country.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Disable American Veterans.
Disabled American Veterans
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