Dante R. Palombo, 80
NAHANT — Dante Robert Palombo, age 80, of Nahant, died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019 in a local nursing home after a brief illness.
Born and raised in Lynn, he was the son of the late Dante Robert and Mary (LeBlanc) Palombo. He had lived in Nahant for the greater part of his life. Dante was a graduate of Lynn Classical High School, and received his associates degree from North Shore Community College.
He had worked for many years as a drug and alcohol counselor. Prior to that he had worked for the John Fagone Hair Salon in Marblehead. Dante served in the United States Army National Guard. He also loved cars.
He is survived by his son, Dean Palombo and his wife Diane of Nahant; two grandsons, Connor J. Palombo and Joel H. Durgin and his wife Rebecca, all of Nahant; his brother, Ralph Palombo and his wife Wendy of Newburyport; as well as three nephews. He was the former husband of the late Carol (Morris) Palombo, and brother of the late David Palombo.
Service information: Funeral services will be held at a later date. Arrangements by the SOLIMINE Funeral Home, Lynn. Guestbook at www.solimine.com.