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Stephen J. Colantino

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“Our heartfelt sympathy to the entire family on the loss of your beloved son and brother Stephen. Robert and Lynda ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Robert & Lynda Rando - Scottsdale, AZ

“Mary and Bobby, we were saddened to hear of Stephen's sudden passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Paul and Ya-Ling ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Paul and Ya-Ling Ristuccia - DC

“On behalf of your class of 1959 I wish to extend our condolences. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Janice Santoro Barry

“Dear Colantino Family, It was an honor to work with Steve over the last 15 years. He had a huge heart and was one of the sweetest people I've ever...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Matt Pierson - Foxboro, MA

“Dear Sal and Carolyn, Please accept my sincere sympathy for your tragic loss. You both are in my prayers. Love,Ma ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Mary Ann McGilvray - MA

“Stevie, our lives will never be the same. No matter how long your road was or high the mountain was, you made it. Forever in our hearts and your...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Sal and Carolyn Colantino - CT

“I will miss your huge heart Steve and will always love you. You are an amazing brother!!!!!!! ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Tony Colantino - Palm Springs, CA

“I am so sorry for your loss. It is always so very hard to lose a loved one in death and our loving Heavenly Father is very aware and understand your...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Rest in peace my brother, until we meet again in heaven. I love you! ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Linda Sivieri - Bridewater, MA


Mr. Stephen J. Colantino, of South Dennis and formerly of Walpole and Auburndale died on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 in Cape Cod Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer. He was 51.

Stephen was born in Waltham on February 25, 1966, the son of Robert C. and Mary C (Cannavo) Colantino. He was raised in Auburndale and graduated from Newton North High School. Stephen loved collecting various items including antiques, coins, magazines and radios. He also loved spending time near the ocean and two of his favorite beaches were West Dennis and Bass River in Yarmouth.

Besides his parents, Robert C. and Mary C. (Cannavo) Colantino of South Dennis, he is survived by his siblings, Salvatore A. Colantino and his wife, Carolyn, of Thompson, Connecticut and Anthony M. Colantino and his partner, Craig Grantham, of Palm Springs, California. Also survived by several aunts and cousins.

Family and friends will honor and remember Stephen's life by gathering for calling hours in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham on Monday, March 20th from 4 to 8 p.m. and again at 9 a.m. on Tuesday morning before leaving in procession to Saint Bernard's Church, 1523 Washington Street, West Newton where his Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial will be in Newton Cemetery.