Salvatore "Sammy" Tassone, life-long resident of East Boston, passed away unexpectedly on March 1st at the age of 87.
Devoted son of the late Joseph and Maria (Sesito) Tassone.
Dear brother of Frank Tassone of East Boston, Elizabeth Sharpe of Quincy and the late Rose Carley and Vito Tassone.
Cherished uncle of Robert Carley and Kristin Carley.
Also survived by many living friends and neighbors.
Family and friends will honor Sammy's life by gathering at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home 971 Saratoga St., East Boston on Thursday March 7th from 9:00AM to 11:00AM. A funeral service in celebration of Sammy's life will be held at the Serenity Chapel of the Memorial Home at 11:00AM. Services will conclude with Sammy being laid to rest at Woodlawn Cemetery Everett,MA.
Sammy was a past veteran of the US Navy Korean War. Past member of the East Boston Civic Club, Employee of the City of Boston Retirement Board and a long-time political activist. Sammy spent countless hours volunteering on local campaigns and with local organizations trying to make East Boston a better place. He will be missed by all.