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Joanne M. (Zirpolo) Othmer

October 2, 1943 ~ March 19, 2020 (age 76)

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Othmer, Joanne (Zirpolo), of East Boston, passed away, surrounded by her loving family, on Thursday, March 19, 2020.

Beloved wife of the late Robert Othmer Sr.

Devoted mother of James Othmer of Revere, Joseph Othmer of Revere, Cheryl Othmer and husband John Oliver of East Boston, Charlene Albanese and husband Ray of East Boston, Sean Othmer of Revere, Michael Othmer of East Boston, Stephen Othmer and wife Angela of Chelsea, and the late Robert Jr., Richard, Dennis, and David.

Loving sister of Nicholas Zirpolo, Anna Giovanni, Gloria Scorzoni, Delores DiGianvittorio, and Louise Ciccarello.

Cherished grandmother of Danielle Puopolo, Ashley Mantyla, Shana Oliver, Tiffany Albanese, Ray Albanese, Jimmy Othmer Jr., Isabella Othmer, Dennis Othmer Jr., Melina Othmer, and the late Christine Puopolo.

Adored great-grandmother of Michael and Giana.

Joanne was a resident of the Barnes School Senior Living.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Joanne's name to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Fund, Department 41831, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309 (Tel: (877)465-6636).

In accordance with the CDC, Mass. Department of Public Health, Archdiocese of Boston guidelines and local restrictions on gatherings and congregations due to COVID-19, all services will be held for the immediate family privately. If you have any questions or would like to express your condolences please contact the funeral home during normal business hours or leave a message for the family on the tribute wall.

Joanne will be laid to rest at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Joanne M. (Zirpolo) Othmer, please visit our floral store.


March 23, 2020

11:30 AM
Holy Cross Cemetery
175 Broadway
Malden, MA 02148

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