DiGiacomo, Charles S. of East Boston passed away on October 29th at the age of 92.
Charles was born in Boston on August 30,1926 to Dr. Charles and Margaret DiGiacomo.
Beloved husband of the late Florence (Salerno) DiGiacomo.
Devoted father of Michelle Sullivan of Rochester, NH, Charles DiGiacomo of Winthrop, John DiGiacomo and his wife Diane of East Boston and the late Paula Cincotti.
Dear brother of Elaine DiGiacomo-Scott of South Carolina.
Cherished grandfather of 9 grandchildren and adored great-grandfather of 1 great-granddaughter.
Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Charles was a past Army Vet. WWII and Korean Conflict. He retired as a Sargent. He was an Army Reservist for over 40 years and a Green Baret Paratrooper with the 17th Infantry out of Fort Devens. Charles worked as a machinist with MIT and Draper Labs. He was an aerospace specialist and worked on the Apollo and Columbia Space Projects.
Family and friends will honor Charles' life by gathering at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home 971 Saratoga St., East Boston on Sunday November 18th at 12:00(NOON). Full Military Honors will be presented at the Memorial Home at 1:30PM to honor Charles' service to our nation.