January 1, 1970 - May 14, 2009

VELLA~ Josephine “Josie” (Cocozza) of Revere formerly of East Boston on May 14, 2009, in her 97th yr. Beloved wife of the late Salvatore Vella, John Abreau, Charles Doucette and companion of the late Ron Puccio. Loving daughter of the late Domenic and Grace (Burnatta) Cocozza. Dear sister of the late Rose DiGiovanni, Anna Zaino, Charles Cocozza, William Cocozza and Julia Marcotte. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral from the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons~Bruno Funeral Home 128 Revere St., REVERE on Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at 8am. Funeral Mass in St. Mary of The Assumption Church at 10:30am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting Hours Wed from 8~10am. Late employee of the MA State Coat Front Co., Boston since 1925 from which she retired in 2002 at the age of 92. Late member of the Patriot’s Society, Revere. She was an avid card and bingo player and enjoyed monthly trips to Foxwoods. In lieu of flowers please make donations to: All Care Hospice 16 Hall Sq., Lynn, MA 01901. Interment in Woodlawn Cemetery.