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“Hi Micheal sorry for your loss of your dad your dad has left an ever lasting impression on myself and Im sure I speak for our class 82 basketball...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Paul Morse - Stoneham, MA

“I was thirteen years old when I first met you; a towering, commanding authority figure. I admit you were an intimidating presence to a shy, somewhat...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Jeff Blout - STONEHAM, MA

“My deepest sympathy to the Fiorillo family on the recent loss of MIke. I had the good fortune to work with Mike at the BPS for many years. He was a...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Al Butters - Westwood, MA

“Denise and Fiorillo family:I am so sorry at the loss of your your dad/husband. May he rest in the sweetest peace and may his memories live on in your...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Katherine Gallagher - Stoneham, MA

“I was saddened to read of Mike's passing. We worked together for many years in the Title I department. I have many memories of shared work...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: John Loconte - Scituate, MA

“So sorry to hear of Mr. Fiorillo's passing. I only knew him briefly, but observed immediately his love for and dedication to family. What a...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Nels Nelson - Peabody, MA

“My heartfelt sadness on the news of Mike's passing. He was a lovely human being and a delightful neighbor here in No. Andover. My sincere sympathy to...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Sue Finn

“Mike, my deepest sympathies on the loss of your beloved father. May the special memories you have of time spent with him bring you comfort at this...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Jannine Fisk - Malden, MA

“My sincere condolences to the Fiorillo family. I worked with Mike towards the end of his career with the Boston Public Schools and always enjoyed his...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Barbara Connolly - Boston, MA

“Dad,No words or thoughts could ever express how I feel about you. You have and always will be my idol and hero. We have so many great memories and I...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Michael Fiorillo - Scarborough, ME

“I am heartbroken at the loss of Mr Fiorillo. He was truly a good man and a wonderful friend to my Dad. He will be missed ”
11 of 17 | Posted by: Julie (Keenan) Cox - MA

“A life well lived for all who knew him. A very special man with a heart so big. God bless! ”
12 of 17 | Posted by: Frances Stuart - Peabody, MA

“IWe have never known a closer Father Son relationship than Mike had with his Dad We will fondly think of the two of them and the entire family every...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Richard & Linda Avery - Braintree, MA

14 of 17 | Posted by: SANDRA SACCO - WINTHROP, MA

“Michael was my baby brother. A GIANT personality! RIP Mike. I will miss you forever. ”
15 of 17 | Posted by: Marianna Grady Calkins - Tamarac, FL

“Love and miss you dad. ❤ ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Denise Meehan - Somerset, MA

“Love and prayers. MaryEllen and Joe ”
17 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

Michael J. Fiorillo, 82 of North Andover, Mass., son of Monica and Salvatore Fiorillo and beloved husband of Tomasina (Zambello) Fiorillo passed away on Saturday, September 21, 2019

In addition to his devoted wife, he is survived by his daughter Michelle Healy and her husband Thomas of Newport, RI, his son Michael Jr. and his wife Kimberley of Scarborough, Maine and his daughter Denise Meehan and her husband John of Somerset, Mass. Cherished grandfather of Alyssa, Christian, Olivia, Jake, Nicholas, and Lindsay.

Michael is survived by his sisters Marianne Grady Calkins of Florida, Theresa Brown of Connecticut and his brother Louis and wife Justine of Michigan. Dear brother in law of Marianne and Bruce Michaud of North Andover, Mass. and brother in law Frank Zambello of Malden, Mass. He also leaves many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

A four year veteran of the US Air Force, Michael received a Masters degree from Boston State College. He had a long career with the Boston Public Schools and retired as assistant director of the Title 1 program. Mike was a passionate fan of the New York Giants, the Boston Celtics, music and classic movies. He was an avid reader of history, politics, and countless biographies.

Michael enjoyed a full, active life with his loving wife, Tomasina in Stoneham, Mass. where they raised their family. He was larger than life to his grandchildren and they relished every gathering, holiday, vacation and sports event enjoyed with him. Michael shared his great love, knowledge, humor, strength, devotion and more with his family, and they will be forever blessed and inspired by him.

Funeral from the Barile Family Funeral Home, 482 Main St. (Rt. 28), Stoneham on Monday, September 30th, 2019 at 8am followed by a funeral mass celebrating Michael's Eternal Life at St. Patrick's Church, 71 Central St., Stoneham at 9am. Family and friends are cordially invited to gather and share memories with Michael's family at the funeral home on Sunday, September 29th, 2019 from 3 to 7pm. Parking attendants and elevator are available.

Interment will be private at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne, Mass. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research at and Merrimack Valley Hospice Care, 360 Merrimack St. Bldg. 9 Lawrence, MA 01843

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