Paul M. DePasquale, 88 formerly of Newton, MA passed away peacefully from natural causes on Friday November 1, 2019, at the All American Assisted Living facility in Raynham, MA. Born in Newton, MA on September 27, 1931, Paul was a USAF veteran who served during the Korean Conflict in the Philippines. He was a lifelong firefighter for the City of Newton and a member of the Newton branch IAFF Local 863. Paul was an accomplished guitar player and a member of the Soft Touch Dance Band for many years. He enjoyed watching sports, playing golf, fishing, and spending time with his family. Paul is survived by his five children; son Michael and his spouse Kathleen of North Haven CT, son Mark and his spouse Christine of Plymouth, MA , son Matthew and his spouse Amy of Northbridge, MA, daughter Laura and her spouse Glenn of Mansfield, MA, and daughter Lizabeth and her spouse Scott of Auburn, MA, as well as thirteen grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Private services will be held for immediate family. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Paul’s name to a charity of your choice.
The members of the Soft Touch Band are saddened to hear about Paul's passing. Paul was quiet and passionate about his music and a great Guy. We will miss Paul and his presence.
May we all cherish each encounter we had with this man. He inspired some to become musical lovers and others to be lovers of music. May he rest in the peace of our God and make music with our God! Amen. To Michael and all of the DePasquale family May we extend or heartfelt condolences on the loss of Mr. Paul DePasquale. God bless you all!
Very sorry for your loss
May you be comforted in knowing that Paul is now at peace. Our deepest sympathy.
Sorry to hear of the passing of my good friend Paul. I played with him for many years in the Softt Touch band . Also worked with him in the Fire Dept. Angelo Falcone
We are so sorry for your loss. We love you all and are praying for peace for your loss. We love you
Paul and Jennifer Sanford
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Our deepest sympathy to all of you, so sorry for your loss
Liz so sorry to hear about your Father.
Oor deepest condolences to you all. Find comfort in the memories. Prayers for your family.
Great memory of the eldest DePasquale in Bronx’s Little Italy after Brian graduated from Fordham. A good man.
So sorry for your loss 🙏
Many wonderful memories of our sweet uncle. We will be praying for the family.