William “Bill” Picariello of Chelmsford


William “Bill” Picariello, 76, of Chelmsford, died suddenly Friday, January, 4, 2019 at his home.

He was married to Nellie W. (Pouliot) Picariello with whom he celebrated their 53rd wedding anniversary in May.

Born in Boston, MA on July 23, 1942 the son of Joseph and Jennie (Pepe) Picariello, Brother of the late Joseph and Charles Picariello.

Bill was a graduate of Newton North High School and Bentley College of Boston.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division “Screaming Eagles”. He was also a Special Forces, Green Beret, Ranger, and Sharp Shooter during the Vietnam War.

He retired as the owner of the Quick Shopper of North Chelmsford. He owned and operated Dawn Realty Trust as well. He previously worked at Boston Museum of Fine Arts and then the corporate office of DeMoulas Markets.

He was a member of the Lowell Sportsman Club and enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Along with his beloved wife, he is survived by two daughters, Dawn Bisinger of Pepperell, MA and Jennel Lebrun and her husband Ronald of Erwin, NC; three grandchildren, Danielle Bisinger, Cullen LeBrun, and Teagan LeBrun; as well as many nieces and nephews.

No visiting hours. Funeral Monday Jan. 14th at 11am at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME, 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD.  ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-256-4040. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com


January 14, 2019
11:00 am
Dolan Funeral Home
  1. ken mertz says:

    Rest in Peace fellow Green Beret.

  2. Dan Winschel says:

    Rest In Peace brother Bill.

  3. Hugh and Kerry Van Roosen says:

    We were saddened to hear of Bill’s passing. He was a great American and supporter of his fellow soldiers. You and he have our prayers.

  4. Ron and Donna LeBrun says:

    Our deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. You will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

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