Dean Antonucci
  • In lieu of flowers, the family strongly suggests memorial contributions be made to:)
  • Massachusetts General Hospital Pancreatic Foundation
    165 Cambridge St. Suite 600
    Boston, MA 02114

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So very sorry for your loss. memories of Mark and Dean in high school 1979 and at the Petto house with Michael, Donna and Julie, during the good old days. May god bless your family during this time and always,

Debbi MacDonald

Posted by: debra wolf - melrose, MA - high school friend   Jan 01, 2014

Oh NO, Sandy JUST told me,. How heartbreaking. Dean was such a great guy. When he opened the business he greeted everybody with such hearty " hello "
The first time I went in he called me Young lady, and I was a patron for as long as I lived there. Then it turned out he was a neighbor, Loved his kids, especially Joe & Nicole, who I had in school.
Hope you are all coping.
Please know, that even though

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Posted by: Kim McDonald - East Sandwich, MA - Friend and patron   Aug 13, 2013

Marcy, I was looking for a picture of my mom just a minute ago and ran across this. I'm so so sorry for your loss. I had no idea that this had occured. I did not remember you had married Dean and just read the story about his life and saw your name and that you have been married for 27 years. Wow. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family in your time of loss. Warmest Regards, An old friend. Jim Blades

Posted by: Jim Blades - Gainesville, VA - Friend   Dec 05, 2012

Dear Antonucci Family, I am so sorry for your loss. Dean was one of the kindest caring man when it came to community and the people of the community. Dean was always kind to me with a smiley hello. He will be missed by many!
Our sincerest condolences Ramona, Michael & Taylor...

Posted by: Ramona Levoy    Dec 01, 2012

My deepest sympathy to you Marcy on the loss of your best friend of 27 years and to your children 's shortened time with their dad. I am so sorry to hear about Dean and remember his bright smile, athletic ability, friendly nature and your happiness whenever we bumped into one another in stores or reunions to catch up! Your family, your sisters,Laura, and loved ones will be in my prayers and our thoughts from the Face Family will be with you! God Bless you !

Posted by: anne face micciche - melrose, MA - friend/school   Nov 26, 2012

Dear Elaine,

I was so saddened to hear of your son's passing. Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Susan (Wentzell) Garrant
Atkinson, NH

Posted by: Susan (Wentzell) Garrant - Atkinson, NH   Nov 21, 2012

Marcy and family, words cannot express our sorrow for your loss. May the love of those around you help you through the days ahead.

Posted by: Scott & Jennifer Macdonald - Ottawa   Nov 20, 2012

Dear Marcy,
I’m so very sorry for your loss. Dean was much too young. My deepest sympathy to you and your family.
Eileen (Colomey) Jareo

Posted by: Eileen (Colomey) Jareo - Wilmington, MA - Classmate   Nov 20, 2012

my thoughts and prayers are with your family in this time of loss.Dean was a great person to have met and he sure was very genuine person and will sadly be miss...

Posted by: norberto ramos - worcester, MA - tomra driver    Nov 20, 2012

Dear Marcy, Nicole, Joseph, Corin, Michael and A.J.,
Our heartfelt sympathies are with all of you . We feel fortunate to have spent time with Dean on Saturday night. Gregg enjoyed reminiscing about their little league and football memories with him. We will remember his big smile and his obvious love for his family.

You are all in our thoughts and prayers~
Lots of love,
Gregg and Laura Kelley

Posted by: Gregg and Laura Kelley - Winchester, MA - Friend   Nov 19, 2012