Published in The Boston Globe on April 9, 2011
Beverly Anne (Kenneson) Gorgone
GORGONE, Beverly Anne (Kenneson) Of Centerville, and formerly of West Newton, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on April 4th at the age of 80. She was the wife of the late Salvatore Joseph Gorgone. Born in Lowell, MA on March 27, 1931 she was the sixth of eight children born to Frederick Austin and Marie Rose Laura (Richotte) Kenneson. She graduated from Waltham High School in the class of 1948. She decided to forego a promising career in Art to become a mother famous for her selflessness, fiery wit, strong will, and amazing culinary & seamstress skills. Her world revolved around her family, especially her grandchildren. Beverly is survived by two sons, Frederick Jutras of Waltham, and Joseph Gorgone of Barnstable; four daughters, Dawn Coelyn of Canton, Anne Marie Feetham of Indiana, Gina Murdock of Dennis, and Tina Cormier of Marstons Mills; a step-son, Thomas Gorgone of Florida, a step-daughter, Ann Cavallo of Marstons Mills; two sisters, Laura Webster of Reading and Bertha Morrisroe of Florida, 27 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren, as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by a son, Lucien Jutras of California, and a step-son, Francis Gorgone of Reading. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in Our Lady of Victory Church, 230 South Main St., Centerville Monday, April 11. Visiting hours in the John-Lawrence Funeral Home, 3778 Falmouth Road (Route 28), Marstons Mills on Sunday. Burial in Mosswood Cemetery, Cotuit.