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“So sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. He and your mother were both sweethearts and will be missed. Always warm greetings at your house from Mom and...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Peg (Masterson) Mokeler - Dennis, MA

“Sorry for your loss. Was lucky to meet Tony & Arline through Lynne & Danny was great to see how much they loved & enjoyed Jennie, Emily & Sarah. ”
2 of 12 | Posted by: Rod & Kelly O'Byrne - Belmont, MA

“Sorry for your loss, mat he in peace ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: David Keefe Feeley

“ Early Morning Boston Globe reader- stumbled on Uncle Tony's obituary. I'm sorry for the loss of your dad. He was a quiet man as I remember,...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Pamela Maloney/ Lyne - Alfred, ME

“So sorry for your loss. Your parents were great neighbors.In our thoughts & prayers.Linda ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Linda Muscato (Casella) - CT

“Your Dad was the most amazing man I have ever met. Married to the most wonderful woman I have ever met. They influenced my life more than I could...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Marilee Magri - Framingham, MA

“I was so sad to hear of Tony's passing and so happy that I'd gotten the chance to speak with him recently. He will surely be missed by all who new...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Jeanne Farago - Mendon, MA

“To the Farago Family, I am so sorry to hear of your dads passing. May all your memories last you a life time and I believe he will always be at your...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Bob and Mary ann Mcgovern - MA

“Dear Bobby, Bruce, Johnny and Lynne - Please accept my condolences on your dad's passing. He was a wonderful person and one of the kindest people I...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Mike Monahan - Tacoma, WA

“We are so sorry for your loss, all of you are in our thoughts and prayers.Mike has been telling me stories about when he was growing up and Uncle...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Mike and Lynne Maloney - Norton, MA

“Please accept my deepest sympathy, your dad was a wonderful person. Please know you are all in my thoughts and prayers ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: ann purcell - Auburndale - Friend

“Bruce, Johnny and family...so very sorry for your loss ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Jackie Keenan - Clearwater, FL


Waltham – Mr. Anthony N. "Tony" Farago, of Waltham, died Sunday, August 15, 2021 in Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge. He was 90.

Tony was born on Christmas day, 1930 in Watertown, a son of the late Felix and Jennie (Mazza) Farago. He was raised in Watertown and a graduate of Watertown High School. During the Korean War he served with the United States Navy.

On October 27, 1956 he married the love of his life, Newton native, Arline M. Maloney. The pair settled in Watertown for a time before moving to Waltham in 1962 where they would raise their family. They spent fifty-nine wonderful years together until her death on March 3, 2016.

Tony was a talented carpenter whose skill at his craft was the envy of many. He will long be remembered as a dependable and loyal friend, and above all, a devoted husband, father, grandfather and uncle.

In addition to his beloved wife, Arline, awaiting his arrival in Heaven were his brothers and sister, the late Joseph, Frank, and Andrew Farago and Theresa DiPietro.

He leaves his children, Robert P. Farago (late Constance) of Westford, Bruce A. Farago of Holliston, John J. Farago (Linda Moschner) of Waltham, and Lynne T. McPhail (Daniel) of York, Maine; his grandchildren, Michael A. Farago (Brittany Palaski), John R. Farago, Rachel C. Farago, Anthony J. Farago, Jennie L. McPhail, Emily A. McPhail, and Sarah E. McPhail and many nieces, nephews, and their families.

Family and friends will honor and remember Tony's life by gathering for calling hours in the Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte.20), Waltham, on Friday morning, August 20th from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. before leaving in procession to Saint Jude Church, 147 Main Street, Waltham, where his Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Saint Patrick's Cemetery, Watertown.

Memorial donations may be made to Saint Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee, 38105 or online at www.stjude.org