Derry, NH — Justine M. DeCotis, 48, of Derry, N.H., died unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 20, at Parkland Medical Center, Derry.
Justine grew up in Lowell, Mass., and Derry. She worked in customer service. She enjoyed music, walking, reading, and helping her sister with her horse. Justine loved spending time with her children. She had a caring heart and it was her wish to be an organ donor. Justine was able to donate several of her organs to help others. She was predeceased by her father, Michael DeCotis; and her stepbrother, Frank St. John.
She is survived by her five children, Jennifer DeCotis, Kyle DeCotis, Amanda Claxton, Jared DeCotis, and Tyler Langill; her mother and stepfather, Mary and Frank St. John of Derry; her siblings, Michael DeCotis of Hampton Beach, N.H., and Lisa Cox of Derry; her stepsiblings, Donald St. John and Michelle Kennedy, both of Lowell; and several nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services were private for the family. Arrangements are under the care of Douglas & Johnson Funeral Home, 214 Main Street, Salem, N.H.
Memorial contributions in Justine’s name may be made to the American Heart Association, 2 Wall St., Manchester, NH 03101.
To send a message of condolence to the family, please visit the obituary at www.douglasandjohnson.com.