August 9, 1935 - September 25, 2022

Geraldine (Castaldo) LaRosa, lifelong resident of Revere, passed away at the age of 87 on September 25, 2022.  Born in Revere on August 9, 1935 to the late James and Mary (DeStefano).  Beloved wife of the late Louis A. LaRosa Sr.  Devoted mother of Emma Eltaibany and her husband Moustafa of Revere,  Louis LaRosa Jr. of Peabody, and Vincent LaRosa and his wife Christine of South Weymouth.  Cherished grandmother of Michael, Danielle, Stephanie, Attia, Shakir, Margaret, and Nicole.   Adored great-grandmother of Luca, Nathaniel, and Madelynn. Before having a family, Geraldine taught for a couple of years in the Revere Public Schools. Geraldine enjoyed jigsaw puzzles, crocheting, reading, and being a penpal to her granddaughter.  She will truly be missed by all who knew her.  A Visitation will be held at the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home, 128 Revere St, Revere on Saturday, October 1, 2022 from 9:00am to 10:30am followed by an 11 am Mass at St. Anthony’s Church in Revere.  Relatives and friends are kindly invited.  Interment Woodlawn Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Care Dimensions Hospice, Ste. B-102, 75 Sylvan St, Danvers, MA 01923.  For guestbook, please visit

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