SMALL, Samuel A. Sr. Originally of East Boston, passed away on November 6, 2020 at Eastpointe Rehab in Chelsea after a long illness. Beloved son of the late Eleanor (Carlson) and Samuel L. Small.
Devoted brother of Lillian Nesbit and Ronaele Polito, both of East Boston, Suzanne Small of Everett, Catherine Clapp of Rosedale, MD and the late Carol Kilbreth, Eleanor Shepherd, Marion Cheffro, Patricia Brown, Charles Small, Barbara McCormack and William Small.
He was the father of Nadine Small and Samuel Small Jr., both of Revere. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the Magrath Funeral Home, 336 Chelsea St. [at Day Sq] EAST BOSTON on Thursday, November 12, 4 - 8 PM
**Please note: All COVID protocols will be in effect. Occupancy limits will be enforced and masks must be worn in the funeral home. Please pay your respects to the family and leave the building allowing for others to visit.**
Sammy worked as a laborer for the Boston Shipyards until poor health forced his retirement. He was also a Veteran of the U S Navy, serving aboard the USS America. He was also a member of ITAM Post 6 East Boston.
Private interment with Military Honors will take place in Massachusetts National Cemetery.
We encourage all those who cannot attend to express condolences to the family on out Tribute Wall.
In lieu of flowers donations in Sammy's memory to the New England Center for Homeless Veterans would be appreciated.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Samuel Angus Small Sr., please visit our floral store.
New England Center for Homeless Veterans
17 Court St., Boston, MA 02108,