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“Chrissy,I am very, very sorry to hear about your father. I just learned about this sad news. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family....Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Alyson Murphy - MA

“My sincere condolences to your family. May God "who comforts us in all our trials" (2 Cor 1:4) comfort you and your family at such a difficult time....Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Phil was a great guy, so patient to all especially his students. He was unflappable. I so enjoyed our talks between classes. ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Jim Gaul - Coworker

“Dear Mrs. Berardi & family,So sorry to hear of the passing of your beloved Philip. He was a very nice person.I had him as an instructor at QJC &...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Robin & James Torpey - Braintree, MA

“One of my all time favorite instructors. Loved his A&P class. (1981) Great guy! ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: John Ralston - Scituate, MA

“In addition to his love of teaching, Phil gave me tips on how to run our little cafe at Quincy College. Always remembered, may he rest in peace. ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Susan Bossa - Quincy, MA

“I taught with Phil at the college. I found him to be an intelligent, respectful, and caring individual. He had a great sense of humor, and a keen...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Maureen kILEY - Dorchester, MA

“I have so many fond memories of our time spent at Quincy College both as a student and coworker. He will be missed. ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Abigail Mina - Weymouh, MA

“I had Mr. Berardi as an instructor back in 1980 in night school at Quincy Jr. He was a wonderful teacher. ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Priscilla Murphy - Halifax, MA

“To the family of Mr. Berardi, I am so sorry for your loss. He was a wonderful instructor, respected by so many. We enjoyed many early morning...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Beverly Furtado - NASHUA, NH

“To the family of Philip A. Berardi, I am so sorry for your loss. I'm sure you will miss him dearly. Please find comfort in knowing one day we will...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Alphonso - FL

“Christine and Family,I'm so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. You are in my prayers and thoughts.~Cindy ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Cindy Grondin

“So sorry for your loss. Your in m thought and prayers. ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Cheryl Woodard - Heath, MA

“Uncle Bob you will be missed. I was lucky enough to have you guide me to become the professor that I have become. I also had the great privilege to...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Kathleen Foley-Peres - Sharon, MA

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EASTON——Philip A. Berardi, 78, of Easton, formerly of Randolph, died August 16, 2016 at Massachusetts General Hospital after a long illness. He was the husband of Dorothy P. (Paolini) Berardi for 59 years.

Born in Boston, a son of the late Alessandro and Rosina (Pompeii) Berardi, he was raised in Brighton. A former captain and star football player at Brighton high school he earned a full scholarship to UMass Amherst, graduating with a Bachelors of Science degree. .

Philip was employed as a college professor where he taught anatomy and physiology at Quincy College for more than 40 years.

A resident of Randolph for 40 years, he was a past longtime town meeting member and finance committee member for the Town of Randolph. He has been a resident of Easton for the past 14 years.

He enjoyed model trains and his greatest treasure was time spent with his wife, children and grandchildren.

In addition to his wife Dorothy he is survived by two daughters, Linda Lakin and her husband Jon of Easton and Christine Woodard and her husband Matthew of Stoughton; two sisters Joanne Berardi and Kathleen "Chickie" Berardi both of Vero Beach, FL.; a sister-n-law, Joan Lampert of Chestnut Hill; a brother-in-law, Richard Paolini of Needham; four grandchildren, Michael Lakin and Robert Lakin both of Easton and Nicholas Woodard and Caroline Woodard both of Stoughton; also survived by many nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Mary Foley, John "Sonny" Berardi, Bernardo "Billy" Berardi, Joseph Berardi, and Lucille Berardi.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral from Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 605 Washington Street (Rte.138) Easton, on Monday at 9:00 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church, Easton, at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge. Visiting hours on Sunday 3-6 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations in Philip's memory may be sent to The Cardiac Program c/o Massachusetts General Hospital Development Office, 125 Nashua Street, Suite 540, Boston, MA. 02114. For directions or condolences visit