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Joseph E. Geraci, Jr.
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions in Joe's name may be made to
  • First Congregational Church Building Fund
    26 County Road
    Chelsea, MA 02150

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“Kim, I know what a difficult time you are going through and I want you to know I am here if there is anything I can do. Joe was a wonderful guy and...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Trisha - Chelsea, MA - friend

“Just heard about Joe - So sorry for your lost - if there is anything that you need we are only a call away. ”
2 of 12 | Posted by: Kathy & Ken Webber - Chelsea, MA

“Kim, I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. With sincere sympathy, Tonie Torra, ELC ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Antonietta Torra - Boston, MA

“Kim, I am so sorry for your loss. Let the wonderful memories you made together brighten the days ahead. You had a lot of great times. If there is...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Trish - Chelsea, MA - friend

“Kim I am so sorry for your lost. I will keep you in my prayers ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Donnamarie Tomasello - Chelsea, MA

“Kim,We are very sorry to learn of Joe's passing. He was a very nice man.Diane and Anthony Pezzano ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: diane pezzano - revere, MA

“Kim, So sorry to hear about Joe. May you get comfort in the memories you shared with him through the years. He was a good man. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: mary ann fiore - everett, MA

“Dear Kim, I was so sorry to read about Joe's passing. He was such a nice man and was very lucky to have you as his wife. Margaret Drake. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“Kim, I am so VERY SORRY to hear of your loss - there are no words, for this I know, I lost my husband after 25 years. Remember the happy memories,...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Pamela Rivera - Chelsea, MA

“Kim, So sorry to hear about Joe. Mary ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Mary McKenzie - Chelsea, MA

“Kim, I am so sorry for the loss of your loving husband. I want to let you and your family know if there is anything I can help you with please let...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Kathleen Grenier - Chelsea, MA

“Dear Kim, So sorry for your loss. I will never forget the time Ellen and I accidentally knocked the chip rack over in the deli. Joe didn't even...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Maureen Mulkern - Chelsea, MA

GERACI, Joseph E., Jr.- Of Chelsea, February 20th. Devoted husband of 31 years to Kimberly (Robinson) Geraci. Loving son-in-law of Dorothy (Brown) Robinson and the late George C. Robinson, Jr. Brother-in-law of Bruce Robinson and his wife Ellen of Stoneham, Robin Steinberg and her husband Jay of Everett and Kris Robinson and his wife Christine of Dracut. Uncle of Josh, Michael, Cady, Wesley, Molly and Maryellen. Also survived by his cousins, Richard Randazzo and Rosemarie Carlisle both of Chelsea, Deana DelFemick of NH, Lucille Catino of Billerica, Lena Gasborro of Medford, Fred Paris of Peabody, Robert Randazzo, Fred Randazzo of CT and Marie Della Russo of Everett as well as his beloved dog Peppy. Family and friends are kindly invited to attend a Funeral Service in the Woodlawn Cemetery Chapel, 302 Elm Street, Everett on Saturday, February 28th at 10 AM. Services will conclude with interment at Woodlawn Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy in Joe's name may be made to the First Congregational Church Building Fund, 26 County Road, Chelsea, MA 02150.
Born in Everett and a resident of Chelsea for most of his life, Joe passed away at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston late Friday evening at the age of 81. A graduate of Chelsea High School and a United States Army Veteran during the Korean Conflict, for many years he was the proprietor of a popular barber shop in Prattville before purchasing the Washington Deli, turning it into one of the cities favorite eating spots until retiring in 1986. In his retirement years, he could be found daily helping his wife out at her business, the Prattville Mart. For over 30 years he loved his time spent at his vacation home in Moultonboro, NH where he enjoyed boating and fishing.

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