The following obituary was taken from www.legacy.com
Albert J. Ricciardelli of San Diego, California, formerly of Melrose and East Boston, died on Oct. 2, 2012.
Beloved husband of the late Ruth M. (Bernard) Ricciardelli, the Loving father of Albert J. Jr. and his wife Sue of Medfield; the late Carol A.; James and his wife Donna of Cherry Hills Village, Colorado; Brenda A. Leary and her husband John of Lynnfield; Thomas E. and his wife Linda of Hingham; David J. of Henderson, Nevada; and John R. and his wife Lindsey of San Diego, California.
He was the cherished grandfather of Albert III, Joseph, Daniel, Jillian, Kaley, Lindsay, Andrew, Clark and James.
He was the caring brother of the late Angelo Ricciardelli and his late wife Camille, the late Joseph Ricciardelli and his late wife Edith, Marguerite Belgiorno and her husband Al of Revere, the late Alfred Ricciardelli and his late wife Marie, the late Anthony Ricciardelli and his wife Alma of Melrose, and Robert Ricciardelli and his wife Alice of Melrose.
Loving cousin, uncle, and friend to many others.
Arrangements were made by Gately Funeral Home in Melrose with a burial in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Albert's name to the charity of your choice . To send on-line condolences, visit www.gatelyfh.com