OBITUARY: Joan M. (Darling) Lanzillo, 82

Below is an obituary from Nichols Funeral Home:

WILMINGTON, MA — Joan M. Lanzillo (Darling), age 82, a long-time resident of Wilmington, passed away peacefully on February 3, 2021, surrounded by her loving family.

Joan was born on March 29, 1938; she was the dear daughter of the late Alden and Laura (Thomas) Darling.

Joan was the beloved wife of the late Wayne P. Lanzillo, Sr., devoted mother of the late Paul Lanzillo, Jr. and his wife Mary Lanzillo of Tyngsboro, Karen Silva of Wilmington, Peter Lanzillo and his wife Bernadette of Pelham, NH, Mark Lanzillo and his wife Joanne of Pelham, NH and Robert Lanzillo and his wife Jackie of Hookset, NH. She was the loving “Nana” of John Paul, David, Emily, Zach, Joey, Shane, Michael, Tyler, Christopher, Robert, Thomas, Mark Jr., Krista and Corey as well as many great-grandchildren. Joan was the dear sister of the late Bill Darling and David Darling. She is further survived by her many nieces, nephews and friends.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Joan’s memory to the Shriner’s Hospitals for Children – Boston, Attn: Development Office, 51 Blossom St., Boston, MA 02114.

Due to the current situation with the pandemic and for everyone’s safety, the Lanzillo family has decided to have a private service at this time.

Joan M. Lanzillo

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