Deanna L. (Ladd) MazzaSeptember 18, 1937 ~ September 17, 2017 (age 79)
Deanna L. (Ladd) Mazza, 79, recently of Bridgton, ME and formerly of Salem, MA passed peacefully on the morning of Sunday, September 17th, in Newmarket, NH after a long battle with Alzheimer's. She was born on September 18, 1937 in Lynn, MA to the late George E. and Madeline (Gorse) Ladd.
Raised and educated in Lynn, Deanna was a graduate of Lynn English High School. She married Charles (Buzzy) A. Mazza in 1956 and the couple raised their family in Salem where they resided for 45 years. They worked side by side in their home running Mazza Signs. They built their lake house on Long Lake in Bridgton, ME and retired there where they enjoyed many years of special memories with family and friends. Deanna and Buzzy were married and inseparable for 61 years.
Deanna will be remembered most for her love and devotion to her family, her love of music, dancing and sunshine. She was a very special mother and wife and will be dearly missed and forever cherished by her family.
She is lovingly remembered by her husband, Charles; son David and his wife Kris of New Vineyard, ME and their children Pearl and Eli, and great-grandson Oliver, daughter Cindy and husband Scott Brennan, of West Newbury, MA and their sons Drew, Sam and Luke, daughter Linda and husband John Maffeo, of Wake Forest, NC and their daughters Jessica, Jamie and Taylor, daughter Lisa and husband John Kennedy, of N. Berwick, ME and their sons Bruce and Devyn. She is also survived by her brother, Wesley Ladd and his wife Kathy of Lynnfield, MA and their families and several dear friends.
The family would like to sincerely thank the staff at The Pines in Newmarket, NH and Rockingham VNA and Hospice for their compassion, care, and support.
Services for Deanna and Charles will be on Saturday October 21, 2017. Family and friends may call from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Twomey, LeBlanc, & Conte Funeral Home 193 High St. Newburyport, MA 01950. Their funeral service will follow the calling hours at the Funeral Home at 12:00. Burial will be private at a later date.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Deanna’s name to the Alzheimer's Association P.O. Box 96011 Washington, D.C. 20090-6011 or online at www.alz.org.