Pasquale La Sala
Pasquale La Sala, 85, of Medford, MA, passed away peacefully
in his home on April 12, 2020, after losing a brief battle with lung cancer.
Pasquale was predeceased by his parents, Carmela and Louis La Sala,
two sisters, Mary Spinale and Rose Messina,
two brothers-in-law, Charles Messina and Luigi Racanelli and his nephew, Robert Spinale.
He is survived by his loving wife Emily (Johnson) La Sala of 43 years,
2 brothers- in-law, Nat Spinale and Charles Johnson, 2 sisters-in-law,
Catherine Racanelli and Nilsa Johnson, many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, great-grandnephews and cousins.
Pasquale honorably served his country in the 1950s as a member of the United States Navy.
Pasquale carried on a long family tradition of being a barber, a career he enjoyed until his recent illness.
He enjoyed his many loyal customers and friends throughout his many years at Alfredo’s Barber shop in Waltham.
He loved to tell jokes, he loved Christmas year round, and was a kid at heart, taking an active role in each of his nieces’ and nephews’ lives.
He had countless friends and extended family. He was loved by all and will be greatly missed.
Memorial services will be determined at a later date.
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