Mario Secinaro, age 84, after a long illness, May 24, 2021.

Beloved husband for over 56 years to the late Lucille D. (Ferreri) Secinaro.

Devoted father of Al Secinaro and wife Beth, and Suzanne Spirito and husband Dave, all of Newton.

Loving Papa of Adrianna Quintiliani and Katrina Secinaro.

Dear brother of Vera Zaino of Rome, Italy and the late Antonio and Leandro Secinaro.

Loving Pet Papa of Stella, Ozzie and Petunia.

Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Mario's family would like to acknowledge the exceptional care he received from Firstlight Home Care, Hospice of the Good Shepherd, as well as from their neighbor and friend, Faith McElaney. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mario's name may be made to: the Mass General Cancer Center at Newton Wellesley Hospital, 2014 Washington St, Newton, MA 02462 or to Good Shepherd Community Care, 160 Wells Ave, Newton, MA 02459.

Visitation Friday morning, May 28, from 8:30-10AM in the funeral home. Funeral Mass at 10:30AM to follow in Our Lady Help of Christians Church, 573 Washington St, Newton. Burial Newton Cemetery.