Albert Siris

Albert Siris, (also Siauris)  passed away peacefully after a brief illness, Saturday October 19, 2013. Loving husband of 49 years to the late Pauline Lallis.  Son of the late Joseph and Caroline Siauris and brother to the late Joann Siauris of Milton. Survived by his two sons Kenneth (Carol) Siris of Marshfield and Robert (Louise) Siris of Milton.  Also survived by five grandchildren, Joseph and Brendan Patrick Siris of Marshfield and Melanie, A.J. and Lillian Siris of Milton.  Albert received his BA in Chemistry from the University of Alabama, where he also played football for the famous Crimson Tide. During the Second World War, he faithfully served his country in the Army Air Force.  After the war, he was employed in various roles as a chemical engineer for Monsanto, then Lever Brothers and finally the U.S. Army Natick Research and Development Laboratories, where he authored numerous important research papers.    He was very proud of his Lithuanian ancestry.  He was a member and officer in the Cambridge and South Boston Lithuanian Citizens Clubs and a member of the Knights of Lithuania.  He loved travelling with his wife and family. He was an avid follower of sports, in particular football and baseball.   He enjoyed his large circle of friends & family. He loved spending time with his grandchildren & played an active role in their activities. He will be remembered as an immensely friendly person who would greet you with a warm smile and a strong, sincere handshake. He lived a long and prosperous life. Relatives & friends are invited to attend a Mass at St. Peter’s Lithuanian Catholic Church, 75 Flaherty Way, South Boston, Saturday October 26th at 10:00 AM. Interment at New Calvary Cemetery. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Ave, Milton, Friday from 4:00 to 8:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, send donations to Disabled American Veterans.