Gardetto, Albert J., of Auburndale, 86 years of age passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on September 24, 2018. Albert is predeceased by his wife Mary D. (Driscoll) Gardetto. Devoted father of Gail Gardetto of Chelmsford, Susan Casserly and her husband Peter of Chelmsford, Gerry and his wife Dawn of Leominster, Cathy and her husband Tim of So. Easton. Dear brother od Bernard A. Gardetto, Jr. and the late Stephen L. Gardetto. Adored papa of Will, Jack, Patrick, and Fiona, all of Chelmsford. He also leaves behind his loving niece Diana Lux and nephews, Stephen and Michael Gardetto. He was a US Marine who served his country proudly in the Korean War. Friends and relatives are invited to calling hours on Friday, September 28 from 4:00 - 8:00 PM at the Burke & Blackington Funeral Home, 1479 Washington St., (Rte. 16), West Newton. Funeral from the Funeral home on Saturday at 9:00 AM followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Bernard Church, West Newton at 10:00 AM. Interment service private. In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made in Albert's name to Good Shepherd Community Care, 90 Wells Ave, Newton, MA 02459.
Becky and I offer our heartfelt condolences upon learning of the passing of your Dad. To us, he was a lion of all things worth smiling about, laughing together and eating heartily!
Our kind of man!
We will miss him dearly.God Bless.
Tom and Becky
Tom and Becky Iglesias - Wednesday September 26, 2018 via Condolence Message
WE visited Al several times and he was always such a Gentleman and very upbeat and welcoming.
Please accept our sincere sympathy for your loss.
Jo Heffron - Pet Therapist
Good Shepherd, Continuing Care
Jo-Edith Heffron - Wednesday September 26, 2018 via Condolence Message
Cathy, Tim and family,
I am so very sorry for your loss. Your father clearly had a way at living life to its very fullest right up until the very end. May you find comfort in the beautiful memories that you made with him throughout the years. Wishing you peace in the difficult days ahead.
Lisa Medici - Wednesday September 26, 2018 via Condolence Message