DiSCENZA, Brian A. Of Charlestown, formerly of Andover, Sept. 27, age 65, after a battle with Multiple System Atrophy-Parkinson's. Born in Amsterdam, NY, the son of the late Frank and Chloe (Ireland) DiScenza. Brian earned a degree at BU and went on to work at BU's Mugar Library for 42 years before leaving on disability in 2015. Brian leaves his wife of 37 years Joyce Hannan of Charlestown, his sister, Suzanne DiScenza of Albany, NY, brother, Dean of Hagaman, NY and a half sister, Heather Lee of Amsterdam, NY. He also leaves several nieces and a nephew and many dear cousins. |
The family wishes to thank all his therapists and caregivers especially those from VNA Boston as well as the team at the Harborview residence in Charlestown.
In lieu of flowers, we request that donations be sent to the MSPCA Nevins Farm, 400 Broadway, Methuen, MA 01844.
A Memorial service will be held on Saturday, Oct. 15, at 11 AM at West Parish Chapel, 210 Lowell St., Andover and interment will follow at West Parish Garden Cemetery. For additional information, please visit: www.burkemagliozzi.com.
Published in The Boston Globe on Oct. 9, 2016