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Michael "Poppy" B. Rossi

December 6, 1930 September 4, 2016
Michael "Poppy"  B.  Rossi
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Michael “Poppy” B. Rossi – Age 85, husband of the late Carolyn J. (Smith) Rossi died Sunday, 9/4 at his home with his family by his side.
He was born in Cambridge, December 6, 1930 and was raised by his late “Ma” Christina Stankoriska and lived in Cambridge and Medford before moving to Billerica in 2003.
Poppy proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was a former demolition’s instructor at West Point. He was very active in the Boy Scouts in Cambridge for 30 years.
He worked in the Shipping and Receiving Department at Northeastern Distributors in Cambridge for 30 years and later worked at Hunt Camera.
Poppy is survived by his daughter, Carol Davis and her husband Mike of Billerica; his son, Michael F. Rossi and his wife Andrea of N. Grafton and his grandchildren, Lindsey Allosso, Jamie Davis and Elizabeth Rossi.
ROSSI – Of Billerica, Sept. 4, Michael “Poppy” B. Rossi, Funeral Thursday, 9/8 from the SWEENEY MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 66 Concord Rd., Billerica at 9:45 a.m. A graveside service will be held at the Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends respectfully invited. Visiting hours will be held Wednesday, 9/7 from 4-7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Make a Wish Foundation, One Bullfinch Place, Boston, MA 02114.

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4:00 PM 9/7/2016 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 9/7/2016 7:00:00 PM
Sweeney Memorial Funeral Home

66 Concord Road
Billerica, MA 01821

Sweeney Memorial Funeral Home
66 Concord Road Billerica 01821 MA
United States





11:00 AM 9/8/2016 11:00:00 AM
Oak Grove Cemetery

230 Playstead Rd.
Medford, MA 02155

Oak Grove Cemetery
230 Playstead Rd. Medford 02155 MA
United States

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