Elena "Ellie" L. (Buonopane) BaerOctober 30, 1935 ~ January 14, 2018 (age 82)
Baer, Elena "Ellie" L. (Buonopane) of Topsfield formerly of East Boston passed away peacefully on January 14, 2018 surrounded by her loving family.
Beloved wife of Melvin A. Baer.
Former wife of the late Vincent "Skit" Schettino, Sr.
Cherished daughter of the late Angelo and Nunziata Buonopane.
Loving mother of Vincent J. Schettino, Jr. and wife Lorraine of East Boston, Irene Ascolillo and husband Edward of Methuen and Angela Schettino-teevan of Rumson, New Jersey.
Dear sister of William "Billy" Buonopane of Saugus and the late Phyllis, Ralph, Assunta, Filomena "Fanny", Mary, Michael, Jeannette, Robert and Nancy.
Loving grandmother of 8 grandchildren; Edward, Michael, Lorene, Vinny, Franki, Lee, Olivia, Maverick and 4 adored great grandchildren; Mia, Hunter, Alexis and Christian.
Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will honor Ellie's life by gathering on Thursday January 18 from 4-8 pm at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home 971 Saratoga St. (Orient Heights) EAST BOSTON and again at 8:45 on Friday morning before leaving in funeral procession to St. Joseph-St. Lazarus Church 59 Ashley St. East Boston for a funeral mass in celebration of Elli's life at 10 am. Services will conclude with Ellie being laid to rest in Woodlawn Cemetery Everett.
Funeral home is handicap accessible. Courtesy valet parking at the front entrance of the funeral home. For complimentary transportation to the funeral home for the visitation please call 617-569-0990. Ample off street parking with attendants in our parking lots.