North Andover — Jennie (Alaimo) Lipomi, 86, of North Andover died Sunday at Lawrence General Hospital following a very brief illness.
Jennie was born on September 30, 1926, to the late Salvatore and Gulia (Polizzi) Alaimo.
She was educated in local schools and was employed as a hand stitcher at Grieco Brothers in Lawrence until her retirement. She was a member of St. Michael Church in North Andover.
Jennie enjoyed cooking, knitting, baking, and spending time with her family, especially her six great-grandchildren, Brayden, Camden, Kendryn, Benjamin, Samuel, and Mia.
The widow of the late Louis S. Lipomi Sr., Jennie is survived by her two sons, Salvatore Lipomi and his wife, Marsha (Eaton) of North Andover and Louis Lipomi Jr. and his wife, Pamela (Baker) of Newton, N.H. Her survivors also include her grandchildren, Kimberly Bethel and her husband, Mark, Natalie Lovett and her husband, Michael, and Stephen Lipomi and his wife, Jean. She was predeceased by brothers, Salvatore, Joseph, and Anthony Alaimo. She is also survived by several nieces, nephews, and sister-in-law, Rita Alaimo.
ARRANGEMENTS: A Funeral Mass will be offered on Friday at 10 a.m. at St. Michael Church, North Andover. Burial will follow at Ridgewood Cemetery in North Andover. Family and friends may call on Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Conte Funeral Home, 17 Third Street, North Andover.
Memorial contributions in Jennie's name may be made to the St. Michael Renovation Fund, 196 Main Street, North Andover, MA 01845 or to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312 or by visiting www.diabetes.org.
For directions or to offer online condolences, please visit www.contefuneralhomes.com.