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Mr. Gaspare Drago
  • American Cancer Society
    30 Speen St.
    Framingham, MA 01701

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“Very sorry for your loss. We will miss our long time neighbor. Thoughts and prayers. ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Anne & Frank Tortorici - Stoneham, MA

“Dear Helen, Paula, Mark and Paul,I am so very sorry for your loss. Gaspare was one of the greatest individuals I have ever met. You couldn't order a...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Colleen McBride - Stoneham, MA

“Our condolences on your father's passing. "I know for certain that we never lose the people we love, even to death. They continue to participate in...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Donna and Tony DiGiovanni - MA

“To my aunt Helen and the Drago Family, So sorry for your loss. Uncle Gasper was a wonderful loving man and wonderful husband to my aunt. I will...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Debby Zarrella - Saugus, MA

“Sending love & sympathy to the whole Drago family, he was a wonderful manLove Judey ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: jJudey Cunha - Medford, MA

“I'll always remember his ear to ear smile during his father's day cookouts. He'll be missed. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Jonathan Muollo Muollo - Dracut, MA

“We knew him from our weekly attendance at the Saturday 4 pm Mass at St. Patricks and we always stopped to chat after Mass was over with him and Helen...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: james and paula sarno - Stoneham, MA

“Drago family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. The ones we love are never gone but live within our hearts. May you know peace and...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Charles Culhane - Woburn, MA

“Gaspare was a wonderful uncle. When I was young growing up in Everett and later in Mailden during the 60's and into the early 70's, Gaspare lived in...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Dan Watton - Saugus, MA - Family


Gaspare Drago, of Stoneham, passed away on Thursday August 22, 2019. He was 85 years of age.

Born in Everett, Gaspare was the loving son of the late Gaspare Drago and Josephine (Balsamo) Drago.
Gaspare was the Senior Vice Commander of the Woburn Disabled American Veterans for many years. He loved gardening. He was very proud of his fig tree that he grew in his yard each and every year. He loved dancing. Most importantly he loved his family and spending time with his grandchildren. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Gaspare is the beloved husband of Helen (Zarrella) Drago. Devoted father of Paula Anderson, Mark Drago and his wife Debbie, Paul Drago and his wife Amy. Loving grandfather of Brittany Longmuir and her husband Scott, Taylor Anderson, Briana Drago, Olivia Drago, Dean Anderson, Ryan Drago, Emma Drago and Jack Drago. Dear brother of the late Rose Cuoco and Paolo Drago. He is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are kindly invited to gather and share memories with the family in the Barile Family Funeral Home (RT28) STONEHAM Monday August 26th from 8:30 am to 9:30 am followed by a Funeral Mass Celebrating Gaspare's Eternal Life in St. Patrick's Church 71 Central St. Stoneham at 10 am. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

Please consider donations in memory of Gaspare to the American Cancer Society 30 Speen St. Framingham MA, 01701.