John G Raso

September 25, 1934 ~ December 27, 2021 (age 87)

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RASO, John G. of Bradford and formerly of Somerville, 87, beloved husband of the late Elaine H. (Lees) Raso, passed away on Monday, December 27, 2021.  Born in Boston, he is the son of the late John J. and Olympia (DeRosa) Raso.  United States Army and Korean War Veteran. 
John is the devoted father of Lisa M. Raso and her long time partner Ronnie Cavanaugh of Bradford and John “Jay” Raso and his wife Aldine of North Reading.  Cherished grandfather of Aldine Elaine Raso and Isabella Marie Raso of North Reading.  Loving brother of Thomas Raso of Miami, FL and the late Anne Ware and the late Janet Flemming.  He also leaves his devoted grand dog Lexi. 
  A Funeral Service will be held at the Cota Family Funeral Home, 335 Park St., North Reading, (corner of Rt. 28 and Park St. on the Reading Line) on Monday, January 3rd. at 11am.  Interment to follow at Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody.  Family and friends are cordially invited to visiting hours at the funeral home on Sunday from 2 to 5pm. Please consider making a donation in John’s Memory to the American Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, P.O. Box 61420, Staten Island, NY 10306.    For information, directions and to leave an online condolence.


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January 2, 2022

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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Funeral Service
January 3, 2022

11:00 AM
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