John Anthony Nappi, age 85, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 12, 2022 at his home in Tyngsborough after a long illness. He was the husband of the late Cecilia (Durante) Nappi to whom he was married for over 30 years.
He was born in Everett, MA on March 28, 1936, a son of the late Ralph and Lillian (Cagiano) Nappi. John was a resident of Tyngsborough for 22 years and was formerly of Westford where he lived for many years.
Prior to his retirement, he was employed as a mechanical and software engineer for Raytheon, Davox and Applicon for many years. John was a member of the Merrimack River Flood Commission and enjoyed computers and going to yard sales.
He is survived by his longtime companion of 22 years, Marjorieann Kelley of Tyngsborough. His two sons, John Nappi, Jr. and his wife Sharon of Westford and Steven Nappi and his wife Hope of Lowell. 6 grandchildren, Kirsten, Christopher, Stephanie, Jacob, Cassandra and Ryan, 9 great grandchildren, Nora, Owen, Cole, Carter, Maxwell, Sam, Elliot, Genna and Grace; also several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Ralph and Richard Nappi
Arrangements – Funeral services for John will be held privately and a celebration of life will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Merrimack Valley Hospice, 360 Merrimack St., Bldg 9, Lawrence, MA 01843.