John Carlo

  • Died: January 3, 2018
  • Location: Brighton, Massachusetts

Eaton & Mackay Funeral Home

465 Centre St
Newton, MA 02458
Tel. (617) 244-2034

Tribute & Message From The Family

John Carlo, 78, of Brighton passed away at his home on Jan, 3 2018.
John was raised in Belmont and graduated from Belmont High School. He worked for many years as a cement finisher and later as a painter at Raytheon in Waltham, retiring after 17 years. John was an avid bowler and had participated in the Newton Presbyterian Bowling league, and had won the Mass Bowling Assoc. title in 1977. He was also a longtime member of the Lexington Elks.
John was the beloved husband for 44 years of Muriel (MacDonald) Carlo, the loving father of John and his wife Rita of Revere and Kristen Robillard and her husband Jon of Pawtucket, RI. and dear "Gra" of Joseph and Samantha Carlo and Lincoln Robillard. He was the brother of Peter of FL, Robert of Bedford, Rosie Sacca of Burlington and the late Blanche Wiswell and is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
His funeral service will be on Mon Jan 8 at 11 AM in the Newton Covenant Church (formerly Newton Presbyterian) 75 Vernon St. Newton Corner followed by interment in The Gardens at Gethsemane. Relatives and friends are kindly invited.
Visiting hours Sun 4-8 PM in the Eaton & Mackay Funeral Home 465 Centre St Newton Corner.


Condolence & Memory Journal

I am very sorry for your loss. I only met Mr. Carlo once, but in the few hours I spoke with him I could tell he was a wonderful man. My prayers are with you and your family.

Posted by Debby Dennehy - Wayland, MA - Family Friend   January 07, 2018

dear muriel so sorry for your loss john and i go way back he has been a great friend for 60 years going to miss him very much rip dukie

Posted by joe ciresi - naples, FL   January 04, 2018

My dear Muriel and family....God has called a very special man home to heaven on January 3rd. Johnny had the biggest heart and the kindest ways, and was always the first to offer help when needed. He was a loyal and true friend , and we were blessed to have him in our lives for almost 50 years. We will miss his warm smile, his caring heart, and all the laughter he brought to our life. May you find comfort from family and friends as we remember Johnny's life and how much he enriched ours. He will be sorely missed, but after the tears, there will be a warm glow in our hearts where his memory will remain forever...Love you all......praying for strength and consolation in the difficult days ahead.

Posted by rose & Jack DiRuzza - Malden, MA - Friend   January 04, 2018

John and family. I am truly sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time.

Posted by Jennifer Williams - Brighton, MA - Friend   January 03, 2018