Antonio “Anthony” DeProfio of Chelmsford
He was married to the late Constance (Kew) DeProfio, who died on August 14, 2000.
Born in Lowell, he was the son of the late Enrico and Grazia (Carameto) DeProfio. He attended Lowell Public Schools and graduated with an Electrical Engineering Degree from Lowell Technological Institute in 1958.
He proudly served with the U.S. Army during WWII as a Sergeant in the 86th Signal Company.
He worked for the Civilian Conservation Corps. from 1938 until 1940. He retired as the owner and operator of Connie Chemical Co. of Chelmsford. He started his career as a production manager in Burlington, MA at a company called Technical Operations in 1957. He continued on as a production manager at Teltronic, Inc. in Nashua, NH from 1967 until he was promoted to Plant Manager at Squar-Buff, Inc. in Danvers, MA.
He attended the N. Chelmsford Congregational Church.
He was a member of Chelmsford Elks, and Kiwanis. He was most proud to be a member of the Chelmsford High School Building Committee with his good friend George Simonean.
Anthony loved gardening, cooking Italian food, Bowling, and going to the YMCA.
He is survived by a son and daughter in law, James and his wife, Pamela (Merrill) DeProfio of Lowell, MA. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
He was the brother of the late John, Marietta, Emilio, and Enrico DeProfio, Josephine Goldberg, and Phyllis Frawley.
Visiting hours Friday 3 to 7 P.M. Funeral Saturday at 10 AM at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD. Burial in Pine Ridge Cemetery, Chelmsford. Memorials may be made in his name to The Sun Santa 491 Dutton Street, Lowell, MA 01854 ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com