Paul J. Farina

Paul J. Farina

September 7th, 1936 December 1st, 2019

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Obituary for Paul J. Farina

Farina, Paul J., of Arlington, December 1, 2019. Beloved husband of Ruth (Lee) Farina. Devoted father of Paul Gerard Farina, his wife Rosemary, of Charlestown, Karen Kostigen of Arlington, Carol V. Brayman, and her husband Steve of Natick. Loving grandfather of Jenna Rosie, her husband Paul of Natick, Olivia Kostigen of Boulder, CO, Richard P. Kostigen of Arlington, Ross Brayman of Boston and Erika Brayman of New York City. Loving great grandfather of Jack Henry, Ryan Conor and Owen Patrick Rosie. Brother of Theresa Farina of Wakefield, Richard Farina of Watertown, the late Thomas, Mary, Michael, Joseph, Anthony, John, Louis, Ralph Farina, Mary Branch, Dorothy Stephanopoulos, Helen Lair, Lee Goulette, Ann Smith, and Rosalie Farina. Further survived by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and other loving relatives and friends. Paul started the family business in 1958, the Farina Corporation, a thriving HVAC company located in Charlestown, MA. Funeral from the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut St. ARLINGTON, Thursday, December 5th at 10:30 AM followed by a funeral mass celebrated in St. Agnes Church, 30 Medford St. Arlington at 11:30 AM. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Wednesday 4 – 8 PM. Services will conclude with burial at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Arlington. For directions, or to leave a message of condolence, please visit

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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Keefe Funeral Home - Arlington
    5 Chestnut St.
    Arlington, MA
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    Wednesday, December 4th, 2019
    4:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Funeral Mass

    Thursday, December 5th, 2019 | 11:30am
    Saint Agnes Church
    51 Medford Street
    Arlington, MA
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    Thursday, December 5th, 2019
  • Interment

    Thursday, December 5th, 2019 | 12:30pm
    Mount Pleasant Cemetery
    Medford Street
    Arlington, MA
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    Thursday, December 5th, 2019

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Steve roake

So sorry for your loss, I think of Paul often a good man and I learned a lot from him. Steve Roake....
Comment | Posted at 12:40pm via Condolence

Ellen Wright

Karen, Sending you love and hugs.Ellen xo
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Thomas Gray

Dear Ruthie and family, We are so sorry to hear about Paul. It was a pleasure knowing him and working for him over 30 years ago. Formerly Atgel Heating and Piping. Sincerely, Thomas and Marie Gray
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Ruth - I just happened to find this online. I am very sorry for your loss. I enjoyed taking care of Paul when I worked at Brightview. Sending love to you all.

Nancy Whipple, LPN
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Susan Gornall

Such a wonderful man. Uncle Paul you truly will be missed by many💔
Comment | Posted at 10:20pm via Condolence

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