Mr. Angelo A. Mula, of Leominster, formerly of Waltham, died Friday, June 16th at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston following a period of declining health. He was 68.
Born in Newton on August 8, 1954, he was a son of Sicilian natives, Angelo J. and Anna M. (Stroscio) Mula. Raised in Waltham, Angelo enlisted in the United States Army and honorably served during the Vietnam War. Upon his discharge he had worked in construction in Waltham and the surrounding area before going to work with his father and brother at their family barber shop, Salvi’s Barber Shop in Newton.
He enjoyed gardening, cars, food, and watching his favorite programs on the Food Network and anything featured on the History Channel. Of all of his interests, his favorite hobby of all was spending time with his beloved daughter who was there caring for him for the last ten years. He was also a proud member of PFC John M. Sullivan USMC VFW Post 10334 in Waltham.
He leaves his beloved daughter, Amanda (Mula) Doucet and her husband, Denis; his former wife, Lisa (Sementelli) Mula, all of Leominster; his brothers, Sebastian Mula (Aleide) of Florida, Salvatore Mula of Florida and John Mula (Norma) of Framingham and many beloved nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Family and friends will honor and remember Angelo’s life by gathering for calling hours in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street, (Rte. 20) Waltham, on Friday, June 23rdfrom 4 to 8 p.m. and again at 9 a.m. Saturday before leaving in procession to Sacred Heart Church, 311 River Street, Waltham, where his Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Newton Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be mde to Disabled American Veterans (“D.A.V”) at www.dav.org
. . . Angelo lived happily at the end of his life surrounded by a home full of loved ones including his daughter and her mother Lisa who tended to all of his care needs and made every day worth smiling.