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Mr. John A. Rainone III
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
    230 East Ohio Street
    Suite 304
    Chicago, IL 60611-3201

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“Rosemary. I just found out about your husband. I guess time just goes by and we all lose track of cousins. I am so sorry for your lost. I do...Read More »
1 of 26 | Posted by: Terri Colameta Morris - Everett, MA

“John......A gentleman, leader, smiling happy man with whom everyone at work had a good relationship....I am sorry to find out JOhn had passed while I...Read More »
2 of 26 | Posted by: Joanne Damico - Leominster, MA

“John was a true friend, gentleman, confidant and mentor. He was always the first offer a hand or just listen, He will be sorely missed. Peace be...Read More »
3 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“We are so sorry for your loss. We will miss your father. ”
4 of 26 | Posted by: The Winnell Family

“Eric - So very sorry to learn of the loss of your father, god bless and lean on your family and friends for support.... ”
5 of 26 | Posted by: Doug Wheaton - Hampton, NH

“I miss my dear friend John who was suddenly taken from the ones that loved him. He was an inspiration to me and others. He set the bar very high. ...Read More »
6 of 26 | Posted by: David Norton - Wilmington, MA

“John was a co-worker at Raytheon who always had time for everyone. You could walk into his office anytime and he would help you out. He will be...Read More »
7 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“Johnny, my precious cousin I can't believe you are gone. I will miss you so much. We grew up together and I treasure those memories. My love goes...Read More »
8 of 26 | Posted by: Marilyn Engstrom - Swampscott, MA

“I will wear your memory proudly My Big Brother...My True Friend May my love for you reach Heaven above Until we meet again. Tell Mom and Daddy and...Read More »
9 of 26 | Posted by: Grace Coppola - Revere, MA

“John: It is hard to believe it is the end of your time here with us. I have always valued our great conversations we had and how wonderful it was...Read More »
10 of 26 | Posted by: Patti Ingham - Stoneham, MA

“Dear Eric and Jill, So very sorry to hear of your loss. Had the pleasure of meeting your Dad at your wedding. He was wonderful and pleasant as was...Read More »
11 of 26 | Posted by: Florrie and Bob Mulvey - Raleigh, NC

“My most sincere and heartfelt condolences to John's Family. I was shocked and heart broken to learn of his death because John always seemed bigger...Read More »
12 of 26 | Posted by: BG (US Army, Ret) George Landis - FL

“John: It is hard to believe this is the end of your journey here. You were a great friend and mentor. I will always remember your compassion,...Read More »
13 of 26 | Posted by: Karen O'Laughlin - Woburn, MA

“My prayers and thoughts to John and his family. I will truely miss John as friend and co-worker. We some great times. Michael Brendes ”
14 of 26 | Posted by: Michael Brendes - Dulles, VA

“To Jill and family, Very sorry to hear about your father in-law. Dr. Brennan and cca staff ”
15 of 26 | Posted by: lisa sweeney

“Eric and Family,My deepest sympathies on your loss. Praying that memories of happier times will sustain you during this very sad time.-Marianne ”
16 of 26 | Posted by: Marianne Chandler - Swampscott, MA

“You were a wonderful co-worker as well as friend. I will always remember the kindness and wisdom you shared with all of us here at Raytheon. Thank...Read More »
17 of 26 | Posted by: Robin Eden - Cambridge, MA

“My wife and I are deeply saddened by your loss of John. John was truly a gentleman's "Gentleman" . I remember last seeing him at our "Stressless"...Read More »
18 of 26 | Posted by: Gerry Tetreault - Windham, NH

“John thanks for all you did for me and you were truly a great friend. I'll miss you buddy.Pumpsie ”
19 of 26 | Posted by: PAUL GREENE - WOBURN, MA

“Eric, Sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family during this difficult time. -Jamila ”
20 of 26 | Posted by: Jamila Richardson

“John was a great friend at Raytheon, and is truly missed by all who had the opportunity to work with him. Very sad news for us all. ”
21 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“I have many fond memories of John from our childhood in Everett to going to Boston College together then serving together in the Army. I could write...Read More »
22 of 26 | Posted by: Bob Spadafora - Falmouth, MA

“Eric, I was deeply sorry to hear about the loss of your father. My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. Please accept...Read More »
23 of 26 | Posted by: Betty Laub - Saugus, MA

“Gus & I are very sorry for your loss. John was a wonderful man. ”
24 of 26 | Posted by: Dolly Filosi - reading, MA

“Dear Johnny you will be missed by everyone whose life you touched. You will be in our prayers always. And we will also be praying for Rose and all...Read More »
25 of 26 | Posted by: Tom and Joyce Lennon - Reading, MA

“We send our sympathy and condolences to the family. John was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. He was also a beloved friend to many. ...Read More »
26 of 26 | Posted by: A friend


John A. Rainone, III, of Reading, passed away on December 6, 2015 at age 70. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle and friend and will be missed by all who knew him.

John is a graduate of Matignon High School, class of 1964, where he was inducted into the Football Hall of Fame. He then attended Boston College and graduated with the class of 1968 where he earned his C.P.A. John proudly served in the United States Army National Guard. He was a licensed electrician and worked as a business and facility manager at Raytheon for 40 years. John enjoyed landscaping and was a member of the Reading Rifle Range Association. He loved his family and his grandchildren and loved going to their sporting events and dance recitals.

John is the beloved husband of Rosemary (Bizzarro) Rainone for 46 years. He is the devoted father of Mark Rainone and his wife Heather, Kim Turco and her husband Jon and Eric Rainone and his wife Jill. John is the cherished grandfather of Cassandra, Michael, Alexandra and Isabella. He is the loving son of the late John and Irene (Mirro) Rainone. John is the dear brother of Sandra LoRusso and her husband Vincent, Corinne Rainone, Gracie Coppola and her husband Gabriele, Renee Martins and her husband Paul, Jimmy Rainone and the late Helen Barry and her surviving husband Dennis. He is the brother-in-law of Linda Belliveau and her husband Al. John is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. US Army Veteran.

Funeral from the Doherty – Barile Family Funeral Home, 11 Linden St. READING Friday, December 11th at 9:30am followed by a Funeral Mass Celebrating John's Eternal Life in St. Athanasius Church, 300 Haverhill Street, Reading at 10:30am. Family and friends are cordially invited to gather and share memories with the Family on Thursday, December 10th from 4-8pm in the Funeral Home. Parking attendants and ramped entrance are available. Interment with Military Honors will take place at Charles Lawn Memorial Park, Reading.

In lieu of flowers please make a donation in John's name to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation at Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, 230 East Ohio Street, Suite 304, Chicago, IL 60611-3201 or pulmonaryfibrosis.org/ways-to-give/donate-now.