Joan L. Griffin of Winthrop passed away on May 7, 2022. She was 86 years old. Born in Boston she was the beloved daughter of the late Alice (Cataldo) and Louis Lanzi. A resident of Winthrop for over 50 years, she worked as a supervisor for New England Telephone and Verizon prior to her retirement.
She was the devoted wife of the late Walter Griffin and the loving mother of Walter Griffin and his wife Kimberly of Bradford, Louis Griffin and his wife Karin of Stoneham and James Griffin and his wife Patricia of Winthrop. She was the dear sister of the late Lauretta Noe and her late husband Santo, the late Paul Lanzi and his wife Cathy and the late Rosemarie Massa and her husband Robert, the late Louis and his late wife Barbara and Joseph Lanzi. Also survived by 6 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Family and friends are cordially invited to attend the visitation from the funeral home on Saturday, November 5, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM followed by a funeral service in the funeral home at 12:00 PM. Services will conclude with the interment in Winthrop Cemetery.