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“Miss you luv bug xoxox ~Shell ”
1 of 18 | Posted by: Michelle Simons - Lynn, MA

“Missing you yesterday, today, tomorrow, and always xoxo ”
2 of 18 | Posted by: Michelle - Girlfriend

“Thanks for sharing the end of your life with me. You are one of the few good ones. I miss you more every day. I love you luv bug, hope to see you...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Michelle simons - Gloucester, MA

“My uncle was the best of the best. Peter was a humble caring,generous man who loved to help poele. You could always count on Peter. I hope eveyone in...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Laurie Lovasco - His niece

“Peter and I were good friends with the Mills gang as teenagers. He was always so much fun to be with, kind hearted and sensative. I'll always...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Marie (Rao) Giambanco - MA

“Dear Janice and Family I'm so very sorry to learn of the passing of your brother Peter. May God bless you and keep you in His loving care at this...Read More »
6 of 18 | Posted by: Candace Sinagra Unis - Gloucester, MA

“Pete was the kind of guy, that when I saw him just put a smile on my face. It was a treat to be in his presence and I remember some great simple...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Paul Michael Hennick - Glosta

“I miss you Pete. Rest In Peace. ”
8 of 18 | Posted by: David Goldman - Peabody, MA

“Janice, I am so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love, Phyllis Foley ”
9 of 18 | Posted by: Phyllis Foley - Waltham, MA

“My Prayers go out to the family of Peter. I remember Peter as a young"Lad" riding my school bus # 13 to Central Grammar.I can see him now, swinging...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Virginia(Ginny)Lovasco - FL

“Although Peter and I drifted apart as we got older, I'll never forget the fun times we always had as kids growing up. We spent many hours together on...Read More »
11 of 18 | Posted by: Jerry Lovasco - Methuen, MA

“Pete, You were a great uncle and you will be missed by all who loved you. We all have so many great memories of you that we will cherish forever....Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Franky - Haverhill, MA - Nephew

“Michelle, I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Ellen ”
13 of 18 | Posted by: Ellen McEleney - Lynn, MA

“Michelle, I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my heart and thoughts. Love you, "Joycee" ”
14 of 18 | Posted by: Joyce Sullo - Lynn, MA

“pete, you are my heart and courage when i didn't have any... you taught me how to laugh and have fun in sobriety...you gave me the strength i needed...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: pam hill - friend

“Pete, Our journey together will always be a part of my life. I'm gonna' miss you old friend! Everytime I light a fire in the fireplace you built for...Read More »
16 of 18 | Posted by: Tim Wood - Gloucester, MA

“I can remember dancing with Peter at our cousin Jerry Santuccio's wedding when I was about 6. He was such a patient teacher! Although I wasn't close...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Leah Lovasco - Cousin

“Michelle, We are so sorry to learn of Peter's death. We had the opportunity to meet him last summer and were so happy that you had found such a good...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: Diane LeBlanc - Swampscott, MA

Peter R. Lovasco, 46 Peter R.”Hooker” Lovasco, 46, of Gloucester, died on Saturday morning at his home in Gloucester. Born in Gloucester on September 10, 1963, he was the son of Mary K. (Randazza) Lovasco of Gloucester and the late Salvatore P. Lovasco. As a young man, Peter had fished with his father on the family boat The Holy Cross and on several other vessels. He was employed as a mason for Town & Country Masonry in Magnolia for the past 14 years. Peter had earned his GED and recently finished his first year of an Associate's degree from North Shore Community College. Throughout his life, Peter loved to go fishing and especially enjoyed striper fishing on his boat. He was an active member of a 12 step fellowship program where he was well known for his willingness to always help others in need. Peter was kindhearted and selfless and especially enjoyed spending time with 10 year old Tyler Parsons who was like a son to him. Peter's sense of humor always brought out the best in everyone's lives he touched. He was always willing to go the extra mile for people he knew and people who needed help. He will be dearly missed by his family and many friends. In addition to his mother Mary, he is survived by his loving companion Michelle Simons of Gloucester; three sisters, Grace Diane O'Brien and husband Robert, Janice Francis and husband Frank Francis Jr., Maria Campbell and husband Wayne, all of Gloucester; two brothers, Jerome Lovasco and wife Mary (Hemmer) of Gloucester, Salvatore Lovasco of Palm Bay, FL; nieces and nephews Laurie Serino and husband Joseph, Jerome Lovasco Jr., Christopher O'Brien and wife Jill, Melissa Baylis, Frank Francis III, Wayne Campbell Jr., Brian Campbell; several great nieces and nephews; uncles and aunts Ambrose Lovasco and wife Marlan, Nina Brancaleone and husband Nino, Vita Santuccio, Gerry Lovasco, Josephine Ciaramitaro, Catherine Randazza, Nina Randazza and Virginia Lovasco. Peter was predeceased by his father Salvatore who had died in 2008. His funeral will be held from the Greely Funeral Home, 212 Washington Street, Gloucester on Thursday at 10:15 a.m. followed by a funeral mass in St. Ann's Church on Thursday at 11 a.m. Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. The burial will be held in Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his name to Unitarian Universalist Church, 10 Church St., Gloucester, MA 01930 or to the North Shore Health Program, 67 Middle St., Gloucester, MA. For online arrangements, please visit www.greelyfuneralhome.com. ________________________________________

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