Richard D. "Rick" Paolillo, 57, of Rockport, formerly of Woburn and Arlington, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 after a long battle with cancer.
He was born in Cambridge and raised in Arlington. Rick was the son of the late Ralph J. and Kathleen M. (Coyne) Paolillo.
Rick was a proud veteran of the United States Marine Corps and a dedicated retired firefighter for the Town of Arlington.
He is survived by his loving daughters, Alycia and Michelle Paolillo of Woburn; four grandchildren, Matthew, Jayden, Jordan and Emma; his devoted brother and sister, Bob Paolillo of Arlington and Judy Egan of Gardner and his loving longtime companion, Karin Garibaldi of West Roxbury. He was predeceased by his brother, Lenny Paolillo of Somerville.
His services will be held privately. Arrangements are by the Burgess and Mackey Funeral Home, 201 Main St., Rockport. Online condolences may be given at www.burgessandmackey.com.