George Zary W. Baraiolo, 94, of Milford MA, died Saturday, July 8, 2017, at Blaire House of Milford after a period of declining health. He was the beloved husband of Margaret R. (Bertonassi) Baraiolo. Mr. Baraiolo was born in Milford MA, the son of the late Dominic and the late Susan (Bonetti) Baraiolo. He attended Milford public schools and was a WW II US Army veteran. He was a longtime member of the Italian-American Veterans Post #40 of Milford and had been active in their bocce league. Mr. Baraiolo had been employed in the construction industry for thirty years as a member of Union Local #609. He later was employed at Framingham State College, retiring in 1994. Mr. Baraiolo was an avid fan of the Milford American Legion baseball team. He had volunteered for years as a Milford Little League baseball coach and had also coached girls softball.
Along with his beloved wife of 61 years, he is survived by his 4 children: Ellen Murphy, Michael Baraiolo, Laura Baraiolo and William Baraiolo; 8 grandchildren: Amy, Lisa, Jaime, Dominic, Joseph, Andrew, Samantha and Nico; 3 great-grandchildren: Keller, Keaton and Maxwell.
His funeral, with Military Honors, will be held Wednesday, July 12, at 9am from the Edwards Memorial Funeral Home, 44 Congress Street, Milford MA followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10am in Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, upper church, 7 East Main Street, Milford MA. Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery in Milford MA. Visiting hours will be Tuesday, July 11, from 5pm to 7pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to Compassionate Care Hospice, 800 West Cummings Park, Woburn MA 01801. Visit www.edwardsmemorialfuneralhome.com for complete obituary and condolence book.