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Ferrante, David L., “Papa” of Somerville, August 20, 2021, at age 66.

Loving father of David Ferrante and his wife Jill, Nicole Valente and her husband Carlos.  Cherished Papa of Luke and Thalia Ferrante, Tyler, Tessa and Tate Valente.  Beloved brother of Denis and Daniel Ferrante.  Also survived by many other loving relatives and friends. 

Visiting hours at the Rogers Funeral Home, 380 Cambridge Street, in Cambridge on Wednesday, August 25, 2021, from 8:30 to 10:30 am. 

Funeral mass to follow at St. Catherine’s Church, 179 Summer Street in Somerville at 11:00 am. 

David was a Shop Steward at MIT where he worked for over 20 years.  He played Softball with his son “Hollywood” and son in law on the MIT Facilities Team until the age of 60.  He enjoyed the outdoors, could often be seen riding his bike to work, or hiking around Fresh Pond with his many beloved dogs. His most enjoyment came from spending time with his grandchildren whenever possible, especially when they had a sporting event he could go to and cheer them on. 

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in David’s memory to the Healy Center for ALS at Mass General Hospital, 15 Parkman Street, 8th Floor, Room 835, Boston, MA 02114. 

Cambridge and Somerville Massachusetts Covid – 19 guidelines requires everyone attending MUST wear a mask while in the funeral home and the church. 

Comments   

# Anthony Small 2021-08-23 16:30
My condolences
# John Gallagher 2021-08-24 10:54
from a co worker from mit john Gallagher god bless the F
errante family sorry for the lost
# Peggy Burke 2021-08-24 23:22
Dear David and Nicole:

sorry for your loss.

Peggy Burke
# Dawn Simonelli 2021-08-25 13:04
Sorry to hear of his passing. He was a coworker at MIT.

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