April 30, 1949 - February 24, 2021

John Alesio Perrella Jr. lifelong resident of Revere on February 24, 2021 surrounded by his loving family at the age of 71. Born in Revere on April 30, 1949 to Marie (Frongillo) of Revere and the late John Perrella. Beloved husband of 36 years to the late Janis (Wood). John has spent the last 12 years with his partner Diane Selvitella. Devoted father of Lori Farrington of CT, Leanne Perrella and her fiancé Robert Pagliarulo of NH, Anthony Perrella and his fiancé Michelle Onessimo of Revere, and the late John Perrella III. Dear brother of Janice Modica of East Boston, and Kenneth Perrella and his wife Nancy of Revere. Cherished grandfather of 10. Also survived by many loving aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews. John relished in the time he spent with his family and would do anything for them. He was a driver and collector for the M.B.T.A. before his retirement. John enjoyed the countless trips he took with his friends on his Harley Davidson. He will be truly missed by all who knew him. A Funeral will be held at the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home 128 Revere St, Revere on Tuesday March 2, 2021 at 9:00am. Funeral Mass at St. Anthony’s Church at 10:00am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited and masks and social distancing are required while in the funeral home. We ask that you keep your visit brief to allow others to pay their respects to the family. A visitation will be held on Monday from 4:00pm – 8:00pm. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. For guest book please visit www.buonfiglio.com.

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