Page 20 THE SAUGUS ADVOCATE – FriDAy, JUnE 7, 2024 OBITUARIES Dana L. (Smith) Giunta O f Malden, formerly of Saugus. Died on Friday May 31st at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph M. Giunta. Born in Lynn, raised and resided in Saugus for over 80 years, she was the daughter of the late Ransom G. and Merle (Russell) Smith of Saugus. A secretary at Saugus High School for many years, Mrs. Giunta was an avid quilter and member of the Hammersmith Quilters Guild, and a member of the Cliftondale Congregationand Carson. She loved and was lovingly supported by her sister, Susan M. (Smith) O’Brien of Melrose. She was also the loving sister of the late Russell G. Smith. Dana loved her family and al Church, serving on the Deacon’s Board. Mrs. Giunta is survived by two sons, Michael J. Giunta and his wife Teresa of Michigan and Brian J. Giunta and his wife Daisy of Reading; and four grandchildren she adored, Andrew, Nick, Ruby Your Hometown News Delivered! EVERETT ADVOCATE MALDEN ADVOCATE REVERE ADVOCATE SAUGUS ADVOCATE One year subscription to The Advocate of your choice: $175 per paper in-town per year or $225 per paper out-of-town per year. Name_________________________________________ Address_______________________________________ City_______________ State_______ Zip ____________ CC# _______________________________ Exp. _____ Sec. code____ Advocate (City):___________________ Clip & Mail Coupon with Credit Card, Check or Money Order to: Advocate Newspapers Inc. PO Box 490407, Everett, MA 02149 9. What system of measuring precious metals’ weight has a name like an ancient city? 1. June 7 is National Donut Day; Brooklyn’s Manila Social Club’s Golden Cristal Ube Donut is the priciest donut (reportedly $1,200 a dozen); what is ube? 2. How are Toody and Muldoon similar? 3. Which has more gold: Fort Knox or the Federal Reserve Bank of NYC? 4. On June 8, 2002, who defeated her sister at the French Open tennis tournament? 5. Who created the world’s rarest vinyl record, which only has one copy: WuTang Clan, The Who or Elvis? 6. What culture originated dirty rice? 7. On June 9, 1973, what American racehorse won the Belmont Stakes (and the Triple Crown)? 8. In “Moby-Dick,” what was Captain Ahab’s right leg made of? 10. On what animal would you find a howdah? 11. On June, 10, 1692, what first “witch” was hanged after being pronounced of guilty of “Detestable Arts called Witchcraft and Sorceries”? 12. What type of verse is also the name of an Irish city? 13. What sports player was nicknamed The Stilt and The Big Dipper? 14. What colorful bird is the state bird of seven states? 15. On June 11, 1979, what well-known actor – known as “The Duke” – who appeared in “Brown of Harvard” and first starred in “The Big Trail,” died? 16. What in a bottle is ullage? 17. June Cleaver was a character on what TV sitcom? 18. On June 12, 1939, the Baseball Hall of Fame opened in Cooperstown in what state? 19. Who have been the two divorced U.S. presidents? 20. On June 13, 1774, which of the Thirteen Colonies (founded by Roger Williams) became the first to ban importing slaves? ANSWERS friends, wanting nothing more than to be surrounded by them. She often spoke about her morning walks, Thursday night gatherings, and swimming with friends. She looked forward to and depended on daily visits with her cherished sister. She leaves behind many with broken hearts and will be missed. She was loving, connecting, loyal, brave and kind; to be loved by her was to be truly blessed. Relatives and friends were invited to attend visiting hours in the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, 549 Lincoln Ave., Saugus, on Thursday, June 6. A funeral service will be held in the Cliftondale Congregational Church, 50 Essex Street, Saugus, on Friday June 7 at noon. Interment Riverside Cemetery in Saugus. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the charity of your choice. Marisa (D’Angelo) D’Alfonso O f Saugus. Died on Wednesday, May 29th at Melrose-Wakefield in her memory be made to the National Mutiple Sclerosis Society at www.nationalmssociety.org Relatives and friends were invited to attend visiting hours in the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, SAugus, on Wednesday, June 5. A funeral was held from the funeral home on Thursday followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Joseph Church, Malden. Entombment Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett Hospital at the age of 55. She was the loving wife of Antonio D’Alfonso with whom she shared 37 years of marriage. Born in and raised in Malden, she was the daughter of Domenica (Saraceni) D’Angelo of Malden and the late Nicolo D’Angelo. A 1986 graduate of Malden High School and a resident of Saugus since 2006, Mrs. D’Alfonso was a homemaker and cherished time spent with family. Marisa is survived by her son; Antonio D’Alfonso Jr. of Wakefield, her daughter; Gina D’Alfonso and her partner Joseph Field of Saugus, grandson; Jojo, brother; Nicolo D’Angelo Jr. and his wife Maria of Saugus and several nieces and nephews. In honor of Marisa’s long battle with MS, the family would appreciate donations Phyllis I. (Goodwin) Smith P assed peacefully on Tuesday, May 28th at Concord Hospital in New Hampshire at age of 97. OBITS | SEE PAGE 21 1. 2. 3. 4. Purple yam They are police officers in the TV series “Car 54, Where Are You?” The bank Serena Williams 5. Wu-Tang Clan (“Once Upon a Time in Shaolin”) 6. 7. 8. 9. Cajun (Louisiana) Secretariat Whalebone Troy 10. An elephant (to sit on) 11. 12. Bridget Bishop Limerick 13. Wilt Chamberlain 14. Cardinal 15. John Wayne 16. The amount it is not full (like between a cork and wine) 17. “Leave It To Beaver” 18. New York 19. Donald Trump and Ronald Reagan 20. Rhode Island

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