Pelham, Nh — Priscilla J. (Lanni) Found, 62, of Pelham, N.H., and Port St. Lucie, Fla., died on Sunday, September 29, at Elliot Hospital in Manchester, N.H. She was the beloved wife of Kenneth G. Found, with whom she celebrated their 36th wedding anniversary on July 30 of this year.
Born in Lawrence, Mass., on February 18, 1951, she was the daughter of Christina M. (Strozza) Lanni of North Andover, and the late John J. Lanni. She attended St. Michael Grammar School in North Andover, and was a graduate of North Andover High School. She went on to earn an associates degree in nutrition from Northern Essex Community College in Haverhill.
Before retiring, Priscilla was employed as an executive assistant with the Coca-Cola Co. in Waltham, Mass., for over 17 years. Previously, she worked as a secretary with Analog Devices in Wilmington, Mass.
Among her many interests, Priscilla enjoyed golf, bowling, shuffleboard, dancing, and knitting. She was a former member of the Pine Valley Golf Links in Pelham, a member of the American Legion Post 100 Ladies Auxiliary, and the Hooks and Needles Knitting Club, and the Shuffleboard Club in Port St. Lucie.
In addition to her husband and mother, Priscilla is survived by two sons, Scott C. Found and his wife, Melissa, of Williamstown, Mass., and Marc A. Found of Pelham; a granddaughter, Abby Found of Williamstown,; a brother, Albert Lanni and his wife, Linda, of Woburn, Mass.; a niece, Sherri Lanni of Woburn; and her loving and faithful dog, Toby.
Priscilla's family wishes to thank the doctors, nurses and staff, particularly Cindy Maio of Dana Farber/NH Oncology-Hematology, who have given immeasurable and compassionate care to their wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt.
ARRANGEMENTS: Friends may call at the Pelham Funeral Home, 11 Nashua Road, Pelham, from 4 to 8 p.m., on Thursday. Her Funeral will take place from the funeral home on Friday morning, at 9 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Patrick Church, Pelham, at 10 a.m. Burial will be in Gibson Cemetery. Those wishing to, may make contributions in her memory to Dana Farber/NH Oncology-Hematology, 40 Buttrick Road, Suite B, Londonderry, NH 03053.
To offer condolences, or for directions, please visit www.pelhamfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by Funeral Director James F. O’Donnell Jr., 603-635-3333.