Leonard Carl Rappa "Lenny"
Of Malden, age 59 suddenly on May 15. Father of Nicole Rappa of Topsfield. He is survived by his siblings: Jack and his wife Shirley Doheny of Hampton NH, Thomas Powers of Somerville, Gary Powers of Lynn, Kathleen Rappa and her husband Guy Citro of Chelsea and Doreen and her husband Gary Sprague of Saugus. Beloved son of the late Carmen and Josephine Rappa. Loving Uncle to Danielle, Lauren, Kristen, and Amanda. Also, survived by many nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.
He was the previous owner of The Washington Deli and The Avon Cafe, both in Chelsea. Lenny was the life of the party who always had a big smile and a contagious laugh. He will be sorely missed by all who loved him.
In light of the COVID-19, all funeral services will be private.
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