Laurel A. Paolini
Retired Office Manager International Brotherhood of Teamsters
TEWKSBURY: Laurel A. (O’Brien) Paolini, age 67, a resident of Tewksbury for over 40 years, formerly of Saugus, passed away at her home on Saturday, January 26, 2019 from complications of Lupus.
She was the beloved wife of Stephen Paolini with whom she celebrated their 42nd wedding anniversary on February 14, 2018.
Born in Lynn on December 6, 1951, she was the daughter of the late Richard H. O’Brien and the late Jean M. (Buchanan) O’Brien.
Laurel was raised in Saugus, attended Saugus Schools and graduated from Saugus High School.
Prior to her retirement, she worked for over 25 years as an office manager for the Teamsters Union Local 42 and 82.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughter, Suzanne E. Graham and her husband Derek of Tewksbury; her grandson, Walker S. Graham of Tewksbury; also numerous extended family members and friends.
Laurel was the sister of the late Richard H. O’ Brien, Jr.
Calling hours are Thursday, Jan. 31, from 4-8 p.m. at the Farmer & Dee Funeral Home, 16 Lee St., Tewksbury. Her funeral procession will begin on Friday, Feb. 1, at 9:30 a.m. at the funeral home, followed by her Funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m. at St. William’s Church, 1351 Main St., Rte. 38, Tewksbury. Interment at St. Mary Cemetery, Tewksbury.