He was married to Florence (Levesque) Tenore with whom he would have celebrated their 56th wedding anniversary on June 26, 2016.
Born in Boston, MA on April 30, 1937, the son of the late Donato and Leonarda Tenore. He was a graduate of Somerville High School with the class of 1955, and went on to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering at Northeastern University.
He retired as a self-employed manufacturing sales representative.
Michael enjoyed bowling, golfing, and spending time with his family at the beach. He was a former coach for Burlington Little League Baseball.
Besides his wife, he is survived by two sons, Daniel Tenore of Hudson, MA and John and his wife, Rina Tenore of Andover, MA; two daughters, Deborah Shannon of Chelmsford, MA and Lisa and her husband, Marc Baillargeon of W. Townsend, MA; 13 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren and two sisters, Lucy and her husband, Edmund Kinan and Christine and her husband, Jon Ruhr all of Plymouth, M
No visiting hours. Funeral Saturday, June 18, 2016 at 10:00AM from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, with a funeral Mass at 11:00AM at St. Mary Church in Chelmsford, MA. Memorials may be made in his name to the Alzheimer’s Association P.O. Box 96011 Washington, DC 20090-6011. alz.org. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com