Charles E. Pietrantonio

January 12, 2012

CHARLES E. PIETRANTONIO – in Dunedin, FL, formerly of Woburn, January 12th. Beloved husband of the late Frances A. “Cookie” (Mucci) Pietrantonio. Devoted father of Michelle Pietrantonio of Waterbury, CT, Cyndi Montello of NC, and stepfather of Richard Bernhardt of Austin, TX and Daniel Bernhardt of Homer, AK. Loving son of Mary (Magliochetti) Pietrantonio of Woburn and the late Charles M. Pietrantonio. Loving grandfather of P.J. and Nicholas Montello. Dear brother of Linda Anzivino and her husband Frank of Woburn, and loving uncle of Anthony Anzivino and his wife Erin of Woburn. Also survived by several aunts, uncles, and cousins. Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on Tuesday, January 17th, at 9:15 a.m. Funeral Mass in St. Charles Church, 280 Main Street, Woburn, at 10. Calling hours Monday 3 to 7 p.m. Interment in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Donations may be made in his memory to Suncoast Hospice, 5771 Roosevelt Blvd., Clearwater, FL 33760.

OBITUARY:

Charles E. Pietrantonio, 67, of Dunedin, Florida, formerly of Woburn, passed away at his home on Thursday, January 12th, following a brief illness. He was the beloved husband of the late Frances “Cookie” (Mucci) Pietrantonio, who died just over a year ago.

Born in Woburn, he was beloved son of Mary (Magliochetti) Pietrantonio of Woburn and the late Charles Pietrantonio. He was educated in the Woburn schools and graduated from Woburn High School with the Class of 1967. An electrician by trade, Charlie worked for Vacuum Industries for a number of years and was also employed by Green Electric in Burlington and several other firms over the course of his career.

Charlie was well-known for his talent as a saxophone player. His interest began when he was in the high school band, and he continued to enjoy playing with local bands at venues throughout the area. Frank also enjoyed cooking for his family.

In 2000 Charlie and his wife retired to Dunedin, Florida, but made frequent trips back to New England to visit family and friends. He was a longtime member of the South End Italian Club and the Loyal Order of Moose.

Surviving along with his mother, Mary Pietrantonio of Woburn, are two daughters, Michelle Pietrantonio of Waterbury, Connecticut and Cyndi Montello of North Carolina, two stepsons, Richard Bernhardt of Austin, Texas and Daniel Bernhardt of Homer, Alaska, two grandchildren, P.J. and Nicholas Montello, and his dear sister, Linda Anzivino and her husband Frank of Woburn. He also leaves his nephew, Anthony Anzivino and his wife Erin of Woburn, and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

The funeral will be held from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on Tuesday, January 17th, at 9:15 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Charles Church, 280 Main Street, Woburn, at 10. Interment will follow in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn.

Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on Monday from 3 to 7 p.m.

Donations may be made in his memory to Suncoast Hospice, 5771 Roosevelt Blvd., Clearwater, FL 33760.

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  1. Dear Mary & Family,
    My deepest sympathy to all of you…Charlie was a great guy…my prayers are with you…God Bless….Rayne Macario

  2. Susan & John Pezzano
    Dear Michelle and Linda and Family…We are so sorry to hear the sad news about Charlie’s passing..We have such great memories of him.. May the love and support of your friends and family give you comfort at this time

  3. Auntie Flori & Uncle Peter
    Michelle & family
    We are very sorry that we will be unable to be up there, but you know we are in spirit. Love & prayers are with you all. Love Auntie Flori

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