Ms. Patricia J. (Beaton) Carter

  • Born: May 2, 1953
  • Died: February 12, 2019
  • Location: North Reading, Massachusetts

Barile Funeral Home

482 Main Street
Stoneham, MA 02180

Tel. 781.438.2280

Tribute & Message From The Family

Patrica J.(Beaton) Carter of North Reading, MA formerly of Stoneham and Saugus MA passed away peacefully on February 12, 2019. She was the beloved mother of Jason A. Masellas and Stephanie J. Jackson and her husband Kevin. Patti was a loving grandmother to Olive, Grace and Sean Jackson; cherished daughter of Phyllis (Egan) Beaton and stepdaughter to Mike Allen; siblings Carren Webber and her husband Scott, Arleen Carbone and her husband Joe, Gus Beaton and his wife Kim, Glen Beaton and her late brothers Paul and Phillip Beaton. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Patti graduated from Stoneham High School and worked for several years as a waitress at Anthony's Hawthorne in Lynn, and the Continental Restaurant in Saugus. As her children got older Patti embarked on a career with East Coast Seafood which led to her many years of employment as Air Export Manager for FedEx Trade Networks in East Boston where she enjoyed a close bond with her coworkers. During that time she met her fiance and soul mate, Walter Alvarez who predeceased her. Patti loved to cook and was often inspired by the Barefoot Contessa and other celebrity chefs. Her family and friends always looked forward to her delicious meals on holidays and special events. She also loved to travel and took many trips to Europe and Mexico.

Calling hours will be held Friday, February 22, from 4-8pm at Barile Family Funeral Home, 482 Main Street, Stoneham, MA. There will be a funeral Mass Saturday February 23 at St. Patrick Church, 71 Central Street Stoneham at 10:00 am. Interment will follow at St. Patrick's Cemetery, 120 Elm Street, Stoneham.

As an expression of sympathy, a donation in memory of Patricia Carter can be made to the foundation of Mass. Eye and Ear to support Dr. Derrick Lin Head and Neck Cancer Research. Please make funds payable to Foundation of Mass. Eye and Ear and mail to Mass Eye and Ear Development Office, 243 Charles Street, Boston MA 02114. Gifts can also be made online at or by calling 617-573-4312.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Stephanie, Jayson and family: I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Patti. She was an incredibly kind, thoughtful, amazing woman...I remember so many fun times with her and pray you keep your fond memories close as well. I would ave loved to come to the wake but unfortunately am not feeling well today with the baby coming soon. Love you and am thinking and praying for you all during this difficult time. ❤

Posted by Alex Ruperto - Litchfield, NH - Family Friend   February 22, 2019


Sending lot's of LOVE !

Posted by dana bornstein - saugus, MA - Family Friend   February 21, 2019

I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Patti. She was truly a sweet and loving person. My condolences to her family, whom she loved unconditionally. I will keep your memory in my heart forever, Patti. May you Rest in Peace.

Posted by Felicia Rizza - Tampa, FL - Friend   February 19, 2019

I'm so sorry for your loss. Patti was a special person. Her smile and laughter could lighten a room (and boy did her smile get even bigger when talking about her family). She will be missed!

Posted by Christine Sweeney - Charlotte, NC   February 19, 2019

Continued sympathy, prayer and peace for the Family and Friends of Pat at this time through the scriptures found at Psalm 119:50 and Jeremiah 31:13.

Posted by Cheryl Sudler - Philadelphia, PA   February 17, 2019

I am deeply saddened by the news of Patti's passing. She was a beautiful soul, a great friend and a wonderful grandma. I hope she and Walter are dancing in the stars.

-Jane Leydon

Posted by A friend   February 17, 2019

God bless and keep you Patti. Condolences to your family during this trying time. You will be missed and in our thoughts always. Rest In Peace my friend

Posted by Deb Mosca - Medford, MA - Acquaintance   February 15, 2019

My condolence to family and friends may the God of love and everlasting comfort sustain you and give you peace at this difficult time
1 John 4:16

Posted by - Laurel, MD   February 15, 2019