Anne M. (Capone) Parlato, age 96, a longtime Needham resident passed away peacefully at Briarwood Nursing Facility on Dec. 14, 2019. Wife of the late Salvatore Parlato. Survived by her companion Charles Bridgham. Loving mother of her five children; Tom Parlato (Maryann) of Walpole, Sallyanne Deegan of Abington, Clair Cachelin (Jack) of Westwood, Stephen Parlato (Judy) of Medway, Leo Parlato (Mary) of Westwood. She was the loving nana of Gregory Deegan, Julia Leone, Sandy, Danny and Timmy Parlato, Kayla Clement, Nikki and Riley Cachelin, Isabella, Eva, Vinny and Gina Parlato, Derek and Samantha Parlato. She was the great-nana of Amelia and Desmond Leone. She is also survived by her brother Tony Capone of East Walpole.
Ann was active with St Bartholomew's Church for many years where she sang in the holiday choir and taught catechism. Thirty-year employee of Calvert's department store where she made many friends young and old. She was a member of the Needham Tennis Club and Lost Brook Golf league for many years. Always on the go, Anne loved traveling the world and dancing at Moseley's. She was famous for her cooking and loved nothing more than to feed anyone who stopped by her home. She will always be remembered for her quick wit and her caring nature.
Visiting hours will be on Wednesday December 18, 2019 from 4-7 pm in the Eaton Funeral Home 1351 Highland Ave, Needham, MA 02492. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held in Saint Bartholomew Church, 1180 Greendale Ave, Needham, Thursday at 10am. Interment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery, Needham. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Anne's memory to Alzheimer's https://act.alz.org or the charity of your choice.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Anne's memory to Alzheimer's https://act.alz.org or the charity of your choice.
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