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'A grandson to everybody'

North End mourns a man whose mind stayed in childhood

A funeral Mass was held in St. Leonard's Church yesterday for Anthony Morella (above), a beloved resident of the North End. He died at 43. A funeral Mass was held in St. Leonard's Church yesterday for Anthony Morella (above), a beloved resident of the North End. He died at 43. (GEORGE RIZER/GLOBE STAFF)
By Bryan Marquard
Globe Staff / February 2, 2008

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He was, in the words of one friend, as much a part of the North End as Old North Church, a landmark he ambled past on his daily rounds. (Full article: 955 words)

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