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Anthony Raso: Retired Boston Firefighter, Former Charlestown Resident

Services will be held Friday and Saturday in Charlestown.

Credit: File photo.
Credit: File photo.

Anthony P. Raso, of Medford and formerly of Charlestown, passed away on Tuesday, May 13, according to his obituary

A retired Boston firefighter of 34 years, he was also a member of the Boston Firefighters Local 718 IAFF, the Halligan Club and the Irish American Club, in addition to being a late U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict. 

A funeral will be held on Saturday, May 17 at 10:30 a.m. from the John H. Sawyer Funeral Home, 329 Bunker Hill St. in Charlestown, with a funeral mass taking place in the St. Francis de Sales Church at 11:30 a.m. Visiting hours will be held Friday, May 16 from 4 to 8 p.m.

Donations can be made in his name to:

Harvest on Vine
46 Winthrop St.
Charlestown, MA 02129

To read the full obituary, click here.

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