Raymond Joseph Tomasetti

Born: Mon., Jul. 27, 1925
Died: Fri., Dec. 23, 2016


Visitation

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Wed., Dec. 28, 2016
Location: Morris Funeral Home


Funeral Mass

10:00 AM Thu., Dec. 29, 2016
Location: St Matthew Church


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Raymond Joseph Tomasetti, 91, a lifelong resident of Southborough, died Friday, December 23, 2016 in his daughter's home in Maynard after a short illness.  
 
He was the devoted husband of the late Alice (Banks) Tomasetti who passed away in 2001. 
 
Born in Marlborough, he was the son of Gino and Stella (Bagio) Tomasetti. 
 
He leaves his children, Karen A. Folk of Maynard; Michael J. Tomasetti of Holliston and Mark D. Tomasetti of Clinton; a sister, Rita M. Dwinells of Stow; a sister-in-law, Beverly L. Benoit of Stow; a brother-in-law, Alfred O. LaFreniere of Southborough; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren;  nieces and nephews. Ray was born in Southborough, son of Gino and Stella (Bagio) Tomasetti. 
 
Ray graduated from the former Peters High School in Southborough in 1943 and worked for Conrail as a Signal Foreman for 42 years, retiring in 1986.
 
He enjoyed spending time with his family and was affectionately referred to by the grandchildren  as "Par". He was an avid golfer at Saint Marks Golf Club in Southborough.  He was very involved and extremly populat at the Southborough Senior Center as well as The Southbrough Library. 
 
Ray's funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, December 29 at 10AM at St Matthew Church, 26 Highland Street, Southborough.
Burial will follow in Southborough Rural Cemetery.
 
Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday, December 28, from 4 to 7PM at the Morris Funeral Home, 40 Main Street, Southborough.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: The Alzheimer's Association, 480 Pleasant Street, Watertown, MA 02472. To leave words of condolences to the family, please visit: morrisfuneralparlor.com

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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Chris C
   Posted Mon December 26, 2016
Sending our deepest sympathy and condolences to your family. May the God of all comfort strengthen you to cope and endure this difficult time.

Susie Giombetti
   Posted Wed December 28, 2016
Michael I am so sorry for the loss of your father, Ray was a one in a million kinda guy!! So devoted to your mother Alice and his family. George #2 always spoke so highly of Ray when they coached little league together. Be comforted knowing he lead a good life and left a legacy of love❤️

joan aselbekian
   Posted Thu December 29, 2016
so sorry for your loss. ray was a wonderful person and will be missed by many.

Gail DuPont
   Posted Fri February 10, 2017
Dear Michael & Family,
I'm so sorry to hear about your Dad, my mother enjoyed seeing him at the Senior Center.
As well as I. My prayers are with you and your family.
Gail (Fyrberg) DuPont
Boylston