Eliot Jay Winograd

Eliot Jay Winograd, of Newton, husband, father, and grandfather, died suddenly on January 1, 2019 at the age of 72.He is preceded in death by his parents, Leah S. (Betcherman) Winograd and Carl H. Winograd, and his brother I. Michael Winograd. Eliot is survived by his wife, Janet Porcaro, his son, Daniel Z. Winograd, his granddaughter Leah C. Winograd, his sister, Anna-Beth Winograd and her spouse Betsy McNamara, and his sisters-in-law, Mary Ann Winograd, Mary-Ellen (Jack) Madden, brothers-in law, Robert Porcaro, Alfred Porcaro, as well as several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Eliot was born in Boston and graduated from Newton South High School and Boston State University (now UMASS Boston).Eliot was the proud co-owner of Rosie’s Bakery for more than 40 years. He was extremely active and enjoyed early morning workouts at the YMCA. He had many friends and was often seen around town in his fedora with his black dog, Hugo, who accompanied him everywhere. His favorite thing was spending time on Cape Cod with family and friends. Services at The Wilson Chapel, 234 Herrick Rd., Newton Centre, on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 1:00pm. Following interment at Newton Cemetery, 791 Walnut St., Newton, memorial observance will be at Janet and Eliot’s residence, 77 Court St., #204, Newton and will continue Saturday 2-4 & 7-9pm. A memorial gathering will be held at the home of Eliot’s sister, Anna-Beth, 83 Mill St., Amherst, MA on Sunday 1-4pm. Remembrances in his memory may be made to MSPCA, 300 South Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02130, Anti-Defamation League,40 Court St.,# 12, Boston, MA 02108 or a charity of your choice.

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