Of Everett, age 81 on November 28th. Beloved husband of Nilda (Leo) for 57 years. Loving father of Rosanna Aiello and Philip of Everett and Joseph and his wife Leanna of Melrose. Brother of Iola Coviello of Everett and the late Giuseppe Coviello. Also survived by 4 grandchildren: Melissa, A.J., Jessica & Matthew and 3 great grandchildren: Dameon, Nevaeh & Samuel.
Born in Bonito, Avellino, Italy in 1938 and he emigrated to America in the late 1950’s. Upon arriving in America he met the love of his life Nilda. Gennaro opened the Sam’s Shoe Company in Malden, MA. After a change of career he worked at Mike’s Pastry in the North End for 50 years. When his work day was complete Gennaro loved to bake in his home, make homemade wine and spend time with his beloved family and friends. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.
Funeral from the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main Street, Everett on Wednesday, December 4 at 9 am. A Funeral Mass will be held in St. Anthony Church, Everett at 10 am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours will be on Tuesday from 4 to 8 pm, with complimentary valet parking. Entombment will be in the Holy Cross Mausoleum in Malden.
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