Gennaro Contaldi

  • Born: July 7, 1929
  • Died: April 21, 2020
  • Location: Malden, Massachusetts

Barile Funeral Home

482 Main Street
Stoneham, MA 02180

Tel. 781.438.2280

Tribute & Message From The Family

Gennaro Contaldi of Malden passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at The Courtyard Rehab Center in Medford. He was 90 years of age.

Born on July 7, 1929 in Controne (Salerno), Italy, Gennaro is the loving son of the late Gaetano Contaldi and Rose (Gammaldi) Contaldi. Gennaro is a warm and caring son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle and friend. He will be truly missed by all who knew him.

Gennaro is the beloved husband of Adelaide (Iannone) Contaldi. He is the devoted father of Luciana Rossetti and her husband Luciano, Gaetanina Ingraiti and her husband Vittorio, Giovanna Romano and her husband Luigi, Gaetano Contaldi and Roberta Jordan and her husband Joseph. He is the former father in law of Joanne (Ruggiero) Contaldi. Gennaro is the cherished grandfather of Concetta Pugliese, Sabrina Orman, Benjamin Rossetti, Nadia Pace, Robert Romano, Kenneth Romano, Katia DiCenso, Gia Contaldi, Gerard Contaldi, Alexa Jordan and the late baby Katia Romano. The caring great grandfather of Andrew, Caterina, Bianca, Victoria, Luciano, Antonio, Francesca, Alessia, Milania, Joseph, Davio, Luca and Marco, he is the dear brother of Giovanna DeSimone and the late Giuseppe Contaldi, Eduardo Contaldi, Roberto Contaldi, Antonietta Randazzo, Gina Perillo and Umberto Perillo. Gennaro is also lovingly survived by many nieces and nephews.

Due to the social gathering restrictions, a Celebration of Gennaro's Life will be held at a later date.

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Luciana and Luciano:
Nick and I are very sorry about your dear father, father-in-law. May he RIP.

Posted by Santa Magno - Stoneham, MA - Friend   April 27, 2020


ZIO sarai sempre insieme a noi un abbraccio i tuoi nipoti italiani

Posted by maria antonietta contaldi - ROCCADASPIDE, AR - Family   April 26, 2020

Thinking of you all during this time.
I have so many fond childhood memories of Mr. Contaldi. And am comforted by his life well lived and wonderful family.

Posted by Mary Jean-Byk - East Lyme, CT - Family Friend   April 26, 2020

We are so sorry for your loss. We will miss Gennaro deeply! Please know we are thinking of the family and praying for peace and comfort.

Posted by The Marenghi Family - Malden, MA - Family Friend   April 25, 2020

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