James Francis Piraino

February 9, 1924 ~ July 8, 2017 (age 93)

PIRAINO, James F. Retired Boston Police Lt., of Quincy, formerly of Hyde Park, July 8, age 93. Beloved husband of the late Sarah A. (Diaferio). Loving father of Angela Perna and her husband Vito of Hyde Park, Joanne Massaro and her husband Arthur of Charlestown, Marie Piraino and her husband William Mateik of South Boston, Jamie Morris and her husband Steven of NYC, and the late Grace Nasson. Father-in-law of Thomas Nasson of Dedham. Brother of the late Catherine Gallerani. Uncle of Marianne Keegan of Roslindale and Michael Gallerani of Norwood. Loving "Grampy" of 8 grandchildren; "Big Grampy" of 12 great-grandchildren; and also survived by many relatives and friends. Visiting hours will be Wednesday morning from 8:30-9:30 at the Carroll-Thomas Funeral Home, 22 Oak St., HYDE PARK, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at Most Precious Blood Church, Hyde Park, at 10. Interment at St. Michael's Cemetery, Roslindale. Special thanks to his aides at Celtic Care and the staff of Atria Marina Bay for all their love and care. Late WWII Navy Veteran. For directions and guestbook please visit

Carroll-Thomas Funeral Home

Hyde Park 617-361-3216
© 2018 Carroll-Thomas Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS