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October 13, 2012

Joseph J. Sapienza, 64


Methuen — Joseph J. Sapienza, 64, of Methuen passed away peacefully Wednesday October 10, 2012 at Southern N.H. Medical Center Nashua, NH. Joe was born in Lawrence was the son of Sebastian & Maria (Toscano) Sapienza of Methuen. Joe was educated in Methuen Schools and graduated from Tenney Memorial High School Methuen; he continued his education at Northern Essex Community College and later graduated from the University of Massachusetts.

Joe was an avid golfer and played at various courses, loved bowling, playing 45’s with friends, and watching the Patriots. Joe also looked forward to his yearly trips to Aruba with his loving wife Karen. Joe worked for many years in computer sales and after his retirement worked as a dealer at the Seabrook Poker Room.

Joe is survived by his loving wife of 21 years Karen (Manning) Sapienza of Methuen, his children Jeffrey R. Sapienza and his wife Jen of Salem, NH, Tina A. Sapienza of Nashua, NH, Jennifer M. O’Donnell of Somerville, MA and Sean O’Donnell of Astoria, NY, Joe also leaves his Granddaughter Cailey Sapienza of Salem, NH, his father-in-law and mother-in-law David & Margaret Manning of Atkinson, NH, He also leaves many other loving family members.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to visiting hours on Sunday October 14th from 2:00pm to 6:00pm at Cataudella Funeral Home 126 Pleasant Valley St. Methuen, MA. A mass of Christian burial will take place Monday October 15th at 10:00am at Corpus Christi Parish in Holy Rosary Church 35 Essex St. Lawrence MA.

For online condolences or directions please visit www.cataudellafh.com