John DiGirolamo

November 22, 2018

John DiGirolamo

John DiGirolamo – of Woburn, formerly of Commack, NY, unexpectedly, November 22nd at the age of sixty-six. Beloved husband of Eileen (McNamara) DiGirolamo. Loving father of Matthew DiGirolamo of Somerville and Marissa DiGirolamo of Woburn. Cherished brother of Barbara Diorio, her husband Michael of Smithtown, NY. Loving brother-in-law of Kevin McNamara, his wife Patricia of Florida. Dear uncle of Michael Diorio and Sean McNamara, his wife Terri and great-uncle of Callie McNamara. Calling hours will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday, November 29th at the at Lynch – Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, Massachusetts. Relatives and friends are invited to his Funeral on Friday, November 30th at 9:30 a.m. with a service to follow at 10 a.m. in the funeral home. Burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Tewksbury. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in John’s name to the American Heart Association 300 5th Ave Ste 6, Waltham, MA 02451.

John DiGirolamo – of Woburn, formerly of Commack, NY, died unexpectedly, November 22nd at the age of sixty-six. He was the beloved husband of 34 years to Eileen (McNamara) DiGirolamo.

John was born in Queens, NY on October 9, 1952, a son of the late Dorothy (Picciotti) and Rudolph  DiGirolamo. He was educated on Long Island and graduated from Stony Brook University.

For many years, John worked for BBDO Advertising Agency in Manhattan as well as Cahner’s Publishing. 

John and his wife Eileen, raised their family in East Northport, Long Island, NY until moving to Massachusetts in 2012 after their children graduated from college.

John loved life and enjoyed it to the fullest. He and his wife enjoyed trying new and old restaurants. Family was the world to John, and together they enjoyed playing with their dog Brodie, celebrating holidays, and visiting Boston before making the permanent move to Massachusetts. He was a dedicated, loving, and caring husband, son, father and friend. He will be deeply missed.

Along with his wife Eileen, John is survived by his children, Matthew DiGirolamo of Somerville and Marissa DiGirolamo of Woburn. Cherished brother of Barbara Diorio, her husband Michael of Smithtown, NY. Loving brother-in-law of Kevin McNamara, his wife Patricia of Florida. Dear uncle of Michael Diorio and Sean McNamara, his wife Terri and great-uncle of Callie McNamara.

Calling hours will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday, November 29th at the at Lynch – Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, Massachusetts. Relatives and friends are invited to his Funeral on Friday, November 30th at 9:30 a.m. with a service to follow at 10 a.m. in the funeral home. Burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Tewksbury. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in John’s name to the American Heart Association 300 5th Ave Ste 6, Waltham, MA 02451.

 

Calling hours will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday, November 29th at the at Lynch – Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, Massachusetts. Relatives and friends are invited to his Funeral on Friday, November 30th at 9:30 a.m. with a service to follow at 10 a.m. in the funeral home. Burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Tewksbury. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in John’s name to the American Heart Association 300 5th Ave Ste 6, Waltham, MA 02451.

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  1. stephanie j ferrari

    Dear Eileen, Matthew and Marissa,

    We are so sorry for your loss. May all the warm and special memories you’ve shared with John bring you comfort through the days ahead and always.

    Our deepest condolences.

    Stephanie, Bob, Just

  2. Laura and Rich Irace

    Eileen, Matthew and Marissa

    Rich saw on Facebook that John and his mom passed away on Thanksgiving. We are so sorry for your loss. We think that time is eternal but it is not. We spent many happy occasions together and we are thinking about all of you.
    With love…

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