Obituary of Joseph A. 'Joe' Addonizio Jr.

JOSEPH A. "JOE" ADDONIZIO, JR. - of Woburn, July 29th, thirty five years of age. Beloved husband of Jamie L. (Whittaker) Addonizio of Woburn. Lovingly devoted father of Brennan and Ella Addonizio of Woburn. Cherished son of Joseph A. Addonizio, Sr. his wife Nancy of Melrose and Arlen (Weitzman) Schultz, her husband Rick of New Hampshire. Dear brother of Nicole Dieuseul, husband Rony of Malden, Casey and Katie Addonizio both of Melrose. Dear son-in-law of James Whittaker, his wife Jean of Maine, and brother-in-law of Marc Whittaker, his wife Sarah of Marblehead and Kyle Whittaker of Maine. Special uncle to William and Lily Whittaker of Marblehead and Vada Whittaker of Maine. Joe was a dedicated coach in Woburn. He coached his son in Woburn Youth Hockey, Little League and Flag Football. In addition to coaching, he loved to watch his daughter dance and horseback ride. However, most important, his greatest achievement was being a dedicated father, husband and a role model to his children and siblings. When Joe was able to get away from his busy coaching schedule, he enjoyed camping, hiking, fishing, or just about any other adventure with his family. Joe also enjoyed riding on his motorcycle, playing the drums, and a weekly skate in a menís hockey league. Joe had a contagious laugh that could light up the room. He enjoyed spending time with his many friends and close family. Joe valued those close to him and would always be willing to lend a helping hand to friends and family in need. Joe attended Northeast Vocational High School and has been a licensed electrician for fifteen years and most recently worked at Tocco Building Systems as an Assistant Manager. Joe will be greatly missed by all the lives that he has touched. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to call at the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn on Wednesday, August 2nd, 4-8 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held in the Funeral Home, Thursday morning, August 3rd at 10. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made in Joseph's honor to the Joseph A. Addonizio Jr. Children's Trust, Eagle Bank, 8 Essex Center Drive, Peabody, MA 01960, Attn: Heather Wetterneck.