John Marenna

April 1, 2002

Marenna – in Woburn, April 1st, John, beloved husband of Helen A. (Paprocka) Marenna. Predeceased by two sisters, Constance Zizza of Medford and Anna Magno of Revere, and two brothers, Patrick Marenna of Somerville and Rocco Marenna of Everett. Survived by several nieces, nephews, and grandnieces and nephews. Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on Friday, April 5th, at 9:15 a.m. Funeral mass in St. Joseph’s Church, 100 Washington Street, Woburn, at 10. Calling hours Thursday 4 to 8 p.m. Interment in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Donations may be made in John’s memory to the charity of one’s choice.

OBITUARY:

John Marenna, a resident of East Woburn for the past forty-two years, passed away at Kindred Hospital in Peabody on Monday, April 1st, following an illness of several months. The husband of Helen A. (Paprocka) Marenna for over sixty-two years, he was eighty-eight years of age.

Born and raised in Everett, he was the son of the late John and Maria (Rossi) Marenna. An Army veteran of World War II, he served with the 239th Military Police Company in the Philippines, New Hebrides, and Japan.

For over thirty-eight years, Mr. Marenna worked for Monsanto Chemical Company in Everett as a mason. He retired in 1979.

In earlier years he was an avid bowler and belonged to several bowling leagues.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Constance Zizza of Medford and Anna Magno of Revere, and two brothers, Patrick Marenna of Somerville and Rocco Marenna of Everett.

In addition to his wife Helen, he is survived by several nieces, nephews, and grandnieces and nephews.

The funeral will be held from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on Friday, April 5th, at 9:15 a.m., followed by a funeral mass in St. Joseph’s Church, 100 Washington Street, Woburn, at 10. Burial will follow in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Calling hours at the funeral home are Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m.

Donations may be made in John’s memory to the charity of one’s choice.

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  1. Aunt Helen,
    I was very sorry to hear of the loss of Uncle Johnny. I will never forget the good times we had in Vermont.
    Love Johnny

    please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of sorrow .
    love,
    John, Maureeen, Joshua, Ian, Shane, Stephanie and Courtney

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    Sent from Lynch-Cantillon website: April 4, 2002 10:15 am

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