Domenic V. Scarpa
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:)
  • Hospice of the North Shore & Greater Boston
    75 Sylvan st., suite B-102
    Danvers, MA 01923
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:)
  • Wounded Warrior Project
    1120 G Street NW, Suite 700
    DC 20005

Pause Days Gone By by Bruce H. Zimmerman (ASCAP)
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“I just learned of Dom's passing. My sincere sympathy. Cousin, Jane (Bistany) McKeon ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“I am lighting this Candle in memory of Domenic, may the memories stay freshly lit in every Purely Soul that he has touched. Heaven has another...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Tracy Forsythe - Peabody, MA

“With only meeting Domenic once, at his wifes wake and seeing all those great photos on-line, I can tell that this man has touched and loved so many...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Tracy Forsythe - Peabody, MA

“I remember Uncle Dom as the piano man and host of the annual Christmas party. He was always smiling and making those around him smile. ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: Gail Driscoll Burati - Chelmsford, MA

“Cousin Dom was a great guy which I had a lot of fun with over the years : We worked together for over 30 years at the family company Eagle Can Co....Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: John Scarpa - Ipswich, MA

“I will be forever grateful to Dom Scarpa for the love he showed in deeds day after day for his wife, my sister, Pat. He was a wonderful husband,...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: jack driscoll - Rye, NH

“I am so sorry to hear about your Dad. I have so many great memories of vacationing at the "big" cottage when we were kids, and then visiting years...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Roseanne McCormack - Melrose, MA

“To the Scarpa family,So sorry to hear the news of Dom's passing. I so enjoyed his stories and unique sense of humor during his time at Longwood Place...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Catherine - Longwood Place

“I am extremely saddened to hear about the passing of my mother's cousin Dom. I am so grateful to have been able to meet him. Please accept my...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Stacey Jeffrey - Chelsea, MA

“I grew up with Dom, Pat and Lou. Always had a great respect for the family with fond memories. i send my heartfelt condolences and prayers to Lou and...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Al Gubbins - Manchester, MA

“My Heart is very heavy upon learning of the news of My beloved cousin Dom's passing. I have many fond memories of our childhood together. Now he is...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: salle DeNisco - Chelsea, MA

“I didnt get to talk to him much up at the Camp, being that I am on the original side at the red camp, but I do have some great memories of Domenic...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Jim Gray - Derry, NH

“The Gately Family and Staff wish to express our sincere sympathy to you. It is our hope that we may be able to make a difficult time more bearable....Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: John W., John H. Gately, Fred Sprague & Steve Bartholomew - MA

“TO The Scarpa Family, I am so sad to hear of Mr. Scarpa's passing.He was such a nice, gentle man.May he now Rest in Peace.My deepest sympathy,Barbara...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

Domenic V. Scarpa passed away at the Putnam Farms in Danvers, MA on December 31, 2012. He was 82 years of age. Mr. Scarpa was born in Melrose on June 27, 1930 to the late Frank & Angelina (Montefusco) Scarpa. He was raised in Melrose and graduated from Melrose High School, Class of 1948. Domenic served his country proudly in the US Air Force during the Korean War. Mr. Scarpa started working for his father at Eagle Can Company when he was a teenager and eventually went on to own the company and worked there for over 30 years. Eagle Can Company was located in Boston, Somerville and then in Peabody before being sold in 1985. Domenic and his wife Patricia lived in Stoneham for over 25 years, Wakefield for 8 years and after his wife passed away in 2009 he resided in Stoneham. Domenic has been summering on Sun Cook Lake at the Scarpa Villa in Barnstead, NH for the past 75 years. He was a talented pianist and musician, was a great athlete, loved to ski, coached hockey, play tennis & softball, loved to go boating and he enjoyed his fireworks. Mr. Scarpa enjoyed his trips to Florida to visit his brother Lou and family, enjoyed soaking up the sun and had a wonderful sense of humor. But most of all he was a great husband, father, brother, son, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle, cousin and friend. Domenic was the beloved husband of the late Patricia L. (Driscoll) Scarpa. Loving father of Andrea Nero & her husband John of RI, Diana J. Cacicio & her husband David of Stoneham, Frank L. Scarpa & his wife Kathy of Stoneham, Stephen Scarpa of AK, Domenic V. Scarpa Jr. & his wife Jodi of NH, and Toni Ellegood of Tewksbury. Devoted brother ... READ MORE →