A fixture in the Beachmont community since the 1940's, Porcella Funeral Home is located in the Beachmont section of Revere close to Winthrop & East Boston. The facility is just minutes from Boston's Logan Airport & within walking distance of the Beachmont MBTA station on the Blue Line. Our parking lot is directly across the street from the funeral home.
From the North
Follow Route One South to the Revere Beach Parkway exit (Route 16). Immediately get into the left lane to make a U-turn at the set of lights. Russo's Tux Shop will be on the right at the set of lights where the U-turn is to be made.
After making the U-turn, follow the Revere Beach Parkway for about 1.25 miles, at second set of lights take a right onto Route 145 just after the Self Storage Building(on right). You are now on Winthrop Avenue. Follow this road, staying in the right hand lane. There will be three sets of lights, go straight through all three. Shaw's Supermarket will be on the left, Suffolk Downs Entrance will be on the right. Ahead Dimino's sub shop is in the middle of the road. Stay right so that the sub shop is on the left. At the next set of lights (under Beachmont MBTA station, Dunkin Donuts on right) Go Straight. From the set of lights, Porcella Funeral Home will be 1/4 of a mile ahead on the left. Parking is directly across the street from the funeral home.
From the South
Take the Callahan Tunnel to Route C-1 North. After approximately 1 mile you will pass a Holiday Inn on your right. Go straight through 2 sets of lights and get into the right hand land. Bear right and take off ramp after gas station. Turn right off the ramp, stay in the right hand lane (Winthrop Ave.) Go through 3 sets of lights. Ahead is a sub shop (Dimino's) stay to the right of the sub shop. Go straight to the set of lights at the Beachmont MBTA station & Dunkin Donuts (on right). Proceed straight through the lights the funeral home is 1/4 mile ahead on the left. The parking lot is on the right.
Take the Tobin Bridge to the Revere Beach Parkway exit. Bear right off the ramp continue on the parkway then bear right on to Route 145 (right is just after the Self Storage Building). You are now on Winthrop Avenue. Go through three sets of lights, stay in the right hand lane. Road will fork, Dimino's Sub Shop will be in the middle of the fork, stay to the right of the sub shop. Go through the lights at the Beachmont MBTA station/Dunkin Donuts (right) The funeral home is straight ahead on the left 1/4 of a mile head, parking is across the street.