, Salem, MA

February 13, 2014

Dorothy Bosco, 87

Salem, MA — Dorothy A. (Boeri) Bosco, 87, of Salem, formerly of Lynnfield, passed away on Wednesday, February 12, 2014, surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Bosco was the beloved wife of the late Emelio “Amos” Bosco with whom she shared 62 years of marriage. She was mother to Charlotte Fitzpatrick, wife of Paul of Salem; Andrea Gondert, wife of Stephen of Lynnfield; Stephanie Storella, wife of Anthony of Salem. She was born in Boston’s North End, daughter of Andrea and Annunziata Boeri. Dorothy was predeceased by her six siblings, John Boeri, Anthony Boeri, Louisa Simone, Giulia Pio and Frances Tommasino of Boston, and Charles Boeri of Woburn. She is also survived by twelve grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Together with her late husband, Amos, she was a successful real estate investor in both Boston and Lynnfield. Mrs. Bosco grew up in a family steeped in Italian culture. Above all, she put her family first and was happiest when surrounded by her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She especially enjoyed cooking family meals. She will be sadly missed by all and the memory of her life will forever remain in the hearts of her grateful family.

Visiting hours will be held at the Edward V. Sullivan Funeral Home, 43 Winn Street, Burlington (Exit 34 off Route 128 Woburn side) on Friday, February 14, from 4 to 8 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Our Lady of the Assumption Church, 17 Grove Street, Lynnfield on Saturday, February 15, at 10 a.m. Interment in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park in Peabody. Memorials in Dorothy’s name may be made to Care Dimensions (Hospice of the North Shore), 75 Sylvan Street, Suite B-102, Danvers, MA 01923. For directions, obituary and online guest book see: or