Michael G. Brienza, 88, of Middleton passed away on Monday, October 15, 2018, at the Kaplan Family Hospice, in Danvers.
Born in Lynn, he was the son of Gaetano and Felomena (Basile) Brienza. He was the father of Annmarie Musumeci and her partner Allan Sanborn of Middleton.
He was the grandfather of Eric Allen and his wife Tasha of Middleton and Stefanie Allen of Kailua, Hawaii. He was great-grandfather of Eric and Ashley Allen of Middleton.
Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by siblings: Lena Ventura, Mary Vizena, Nicholas, Frank and Frederick Brienza.
Michael served in the United States Marine Corp during the Korean conflict, where he earned an honorable discharge.
Following his service in the Marine Corp, he worked at the former Cushman Bakery in Lynn. He then worked at the United States Postal service until his retirement.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Heart Association. Visit www.heart.org.
Services are private and under the direction of the Mackey Funeral Home, Middleton. To leave a condolence kindly visit www.mackeyfuneralhome.com.