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Josephine T. DiFilippo

February 6, 1938 ~ August 21, 2021 (age 83)

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Obituary

Josephine Theresa (Jennings) DiFilippo, wife of Ron DiFilippo, passed away at home on August 21, 2021, after a long illness.  Josephine was born on February 6, 1938, the daughter of the late Patrick and Margaret (Leahy) Jennings.  She grew up in Salem, graduating from St. James High School. Ron and Josephine settled in Wenham where they raised their sons. Josephine worked for many years for USA-Mass Hockey, assisting Ron in his Registrar duties. Josephine enjoyed traveling abroad with Ron, visiting Ireland with family and friends, spending time in Maine and on Cape Cod, celebrating the holidays with family, and most especially, caring for her five grandchildren.

In addition to her husband Ron, Josephine is survived by two sons and their wives, Mike and Mary Beth DiFilippo and their children Michael, Matthew, and Mary, and Ron and Lori DiFilippo and their children Alexi and AJ. Josephine was predeceased by two brothers, Salem Police Captain William Jennings, and John Jennings, and four sisters, Kathleen and Patricia Jennings, Eileen White, and Margaret Bellaconis.  She is survived by her sister Nancy Mulligan and sister-in-law Rose Jennings, and many nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donating in Josephine’s name to the Massachusetts/New Hampshire Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, 309 Waverly Oaks Road, Waltham, MA 02452.

 

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Services

Visitation - No Floral - Memorial Donations Only
Friday
August 27, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. Mary of the Annunciation Parish
24 Conant St
Danvers, MA 01923

Funeral Mass
Friday
August 27, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Mary of the Annunciation Parish
24 Conant St
Danvers, MA 01923

Committal
Friday
August 27, 2021

11:45 AM
Annunciation Cemetery
Hobart Street
Danvers, MA 01923

Please note
In Lieu of flowers, please make donations in Josephine's name to: the Alzheimer's Assoc: MA/NH - 309 Waverley Oaks Road, Waltham, MA02452

Donations

Alzheimer's Assoc. Mass/NH
309 Waverley Oaks Road, Waltham MA 02452
Web: https://www.alz.org/manh/about_us/contact_us

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