January 1, 1970 - October 13, 2009
Curdo, Ralph H. died at the Anysley Assisted Living Home in Nashua on Oct. 13th at the age of 93. Born in Lynn, Ma. April 18, 1916, he was the son of Herbert and Florence (Hayden) Curdo. Ralph grew up in Lynn and graduated from Lynn Classical High School and later joined the General Electric Apprentice Program and became a Mechanical Inspector on the J79 Turbine Engine. He left GE and joined the Army to serve in WWII, where he became a Tech Sergeant. After the war, Ralph returned to GE and resumed his position until his retirement in 1988 after 47 years of service. Ralph married Eleanor DeGruttola on August 31,1941 they shared 66 years together until Eleanor passed away November 28, 2007. They raised their two sons Stephen and Gerard in Revere and Everett. Ralph and Eleanor lived in Everett until 2006 when they decided to move closer to their sons in NH. After Eleanor’s passing, Ralph continued a very comfortable life at the Aynsley Place in Nashua through the exceptional loving care and support from their dedicated staff and his loving family. Ralph’s surviving family includes his two sons Stephen & his wife Maureen of Hollis, NH and Gerard & his fiancé, Monica Landry of Merrimack, NH. His grandchildren Mark Curdo & his fiancé Kristen Lofgren, Melissa, Danielle and Nicole Curdo and the late Michael Curdo. His sisters Dorothy Bowers of Lynn and the late Eleanor Borelli. Funeral from the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons- Bruno Funeral Home 128 Revere St. REVERE on Saturday, Oct. 17 at 10:00 am. Funeral Mass in St. Anthony’s Church at 11:00 AM. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours are Friday 4-8pm. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations can me made to St. Judes Children’s Hospital 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1905.