Lawrence Michael DeStefano

July 8, 1927 ~ November 22, 2019 (age 92)

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A Funeral Mass for Lawrence “Larry” M. DeStefano will be celebrate on Saturday November 30th, 2019 in St. Patrick Church, Watertown at 10:00 AM.


A son of the late Joseph & Virginia (Marini) DeStefano, Larry passed away in Cambridge on Friday evening.  He was 92.


Beloved husband of the late Doris Agnes (White) DeStefano.  Devoted father of Lawrence M. DeStefano, Jr. of Natick, Geraldine R. DeFeo and her husband Donald of Medford, Stephen A. DeStefano and his wife Kiana of New Salem, Susan M. Copithorne of Falmouth and David S. DeStefano of Burlington. Dear brother of Eleanor Guerino & Antoinette Rogers, and the late Frederick, Albert, Dominic, Frank, & Joseph DeStefano, Mary Annese, & Lucy Chaisson. Also loved by 8 grandchildren: Matthew, Andrew & Justine DeFeo, Molly & Amy Copithorne, Tyler, Nicole & Brianna DeStefano and his great-grandchildren Camden, Collin, & Mya.


Larry worked as the property manager in the Whitney Plaza in Watertown.  He was an avid parishioner of St. Patrick Church and was a staple of the Catholic Community of Watertown.  Larry was the proud recipient of the Cheverus Medal, which was given for dedicated service to the church.


Funeral from the MacDonald Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home at 270 Main St. Watertown Saturday November 30, 2019, at 9:00 AM followed by Funeral Mass in the Church of St. Patrick, 212 Main St., Watertown at 10:00 AM. Relatives and friends kindly invited.


Visiting hours Friday 3-7 PM.


Entombment Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge.


Memorials in Larry’s memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association 309 Waverley Oaks Road, Waltham, MA 02452 or at       

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November 29, 2019

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
MacDonald Rockwell MacDonald Funeral Home
270 Main St.
Watertown, MA 02472

Funeral Mass
November 30, 2019

10:00 AM
Church of Saint Patrick
212 Main Street
Watertown, MA 02472


Alzheimer's Association
309 Waverley Oaks Road, Waltham MA 02452
Tel: 1-617-868-6718

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