Topsfield — Albert L. Cavalieri, 91, of Danvers and Wolfeboro, N.H., formerly of Topsfield, passed away on July 29, 2013, surrounded by his family. He was the loving husband of Anna (Clune) Cavalieri, with whom he shared 62 years of marriage.
Born on November 11, 1921, in Marlborough, Conn., he was the son of the late Virginio and Maddalena (Sguazier) Cavalieri. He graduated from high school in New Britain, Conn., where he was captain of the football team. He served our country with the United States Navy during WWII during which time he earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Iowa State College. He was honorably discharged and went on to serve with the Navy as a Reservist for ten years. Albert had been employed as a mechanical engineer at General Electric in Lynn for 38 years.
Besides his wife, Anna, he is survived by six children, Lawrence Cavalieri of Newburyport, Cathleen Marusak (James) of R.I., Nancy Cavalieri of N.H., Robert Cavalieri of N.H., Michael Cavalieri (Beth) of N.H., and Lisa Cavalieri of Ipswich; eight grandchildren, Nicholas, Julia and Tony Cavalieri, Daniel and Michael Marusak, Christopher and Alex Cavalieri and Stephen Blake. He was predeceased by his siblings, John and Renaldo Cavalieri, Olive Hogblom and Lena Ostafin.
ARRANGEMENTS: His funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 3, 2013, in St. Rose of Lima Church, Park Street, Topsfield. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery, Haverhill Road, Topsfield. Visiting hours are Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. at C.R. Lyons & Sons, Funeral Directors, 28 Elm St., Danvers. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of your choice. www.LyonsFuneral.com.