John G. Covelli

June 30, 1926March 15, 2018

COVELLI, John G. 91, of Norwood, and Naples, FL passed away surrounded by his family on March 15, 2018 in Naples FL. He was born in Boston, MA in 1926, the son of Ida and Dominic Covelli. John was the owner of John's Tavern on Milk Street in Boston, MA. John was a proud loving husband, father, and grandfather. John is survived by his wife of 60 years, Mildred; two children, Janice Covelli-Rogers (Gary) and John J. Covelli (Paula); four grandchildren, Colin, Bradford, Julia, and Amanda; and his sister, Dolly Hummel. Funeral Saturday March 24 from the Gillooly Funeral Home, 126 Walpole St. (Rt. 1A), NORWOOD, at 10 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Catherine of Siena Church, Norwood at 11. Visiting hours Friday 4 – 6. Interment Highland Cemetery, Norwood.


  • Visitation Friday, March 23, 2018
  • Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, March 24, 2018
  • Interment Saturday, March 24, 2018

John G. Covelli

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Marylou Sullivan

March 22, 2018

Such a wonderful man and a loving family. He will truly be missed. Heartfelt condolences to you all.