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“no more pain, no more pain! no more chaos!peace at last! ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: linda coletti - walpole, MA

“Dom,Miss you so much. Life will never be the same without you.Love always, Jan ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Jan Cyr - Stoughton, MA

“My condolences to the Vaccaro family. ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Jeanne Nickola - Walpole, MA

“My condolences to the entire family. Dom was like a grandpa to me and to many others. Loved him dearly and will miss him terribly. ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Heather Niles - Bridgewater, MA

“Rip uncle Dom i wish i could be there to celebrate your life. Love you ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Vanessa Cook - Family

“I have such warm memories of celebrating many parties and family events with Dom. He will be remembered with much fondness. My heartfelt sympathy...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Fran Nigberg - Framingham, MA

“Rest in Piece My Brother in Arms. Semper Fi ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Artie Babcock - Brockton, MA

“I'm going to miss you Uncle Dom. Semper Fi. Thank you for being you ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Danielle Farr - Fort Meade, MD

“the balmain family, ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: joseph balmain - taunton, MA

“Dear Phyllis & Family,So sorry to hear of the passing of Dominic. You were a dynamic couple from the first day you met, always with a smile or a...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Norman & Rosalyn Krivitsky - MA

“Dominic,Nice knowing you and working with you in the furniture industry.You were very kind and many will miss you.Go in peace and my prayers are with...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: ann fiore-richebourg - apex, NC


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EASTON——Dominic A. Vaccaro, 95, a resident of Brockton for the past 28 years, died Thursday, December, 22, 2016 at Good Samaritan Medical Center after a brief illness. He was the beloved husband of Phyllis T. (Snyder) Vaccaro.

Born in Dedham, a son of the late Guiseppe and Maria (Greto) Vaccaro, he was raised in Dedham and was a graduate of Dedham High School. He continued his education at Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics in 1941 earning a certificate.

A veteran of WWII, he served in the US Marine Corps 23rd 4th Marine Division, Company M. as a rifle marksman and was the recipient of the Purple Heart for wounds suffered during combat.

Upon honorable discharge he worked as a proprietor of several furniture and appliance stores. He later went into sales for Levitz Furniture of Dedham where he met his wife Phyllis.

A life member of the VFW Post 328 in Stoughton, Dominic volunteered his time visiting patients at the VA Medical Center in Brockton for numerous years. He was a member of the Disabled American Veteran and his hobbies included playing the banjo and mandolin, trips to the casino and bird watching.

In addition to his wife Phyllis, he is survived by his children, Linda Coletti of Walpole and Robert Vaccaro of Plainville. His stepchildren, Ava Montella of North Easton, Wayne Schrottman and his wife Beth of Milford and Alison Perry and her husband John of Mansfield. His siblings, John Vaccaro and his wife Grace of Dedham, Barbara Attaway of Dedham, and Betty Cook of Westwood; 5 grandchildren, David Vaccaro, Danielle Montella, Rachel and Emily Schrottman, and Lindsey Perry; 2 great-granchildren, Sheridan Vaccaro and Joseph Vaccaro. His brother-in-law Ronald Snyder of Stoughton and his daughter Amanda Shain. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. He was also the brother of the late Leo Vaccaro and Rose Balmain.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral on Tuesday, December 27, 2016 at Noon in Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 605 Washington Street (Rte.138) Easton. Interment with military honors will follow in Sharon Memorial Park, Sharon. Visiting hours on Monday from 4-8 p.m. For directions, condolences and complete obituary visit www.kanefuneralhome.com