Jo-Anne M. DiMarzio, age 69, of Foxborough and Norwood, died after an incredibly courageous battle with pancreatic cancer on August 20, 2021. Daughter of the late Robert J. Benson and Mary L. (Conefrey) Benson of Brockton, Jo-Anne was predeceased by her brother, Robert W. Benson of Worcester. She is survived by her sister, Gail Ryan Aquino and her husband Thomas of North Carolina, brother, Gerard Benson and his wife Susan of Florida, brother Karl Benson and his wife Marnell of North Carolina, brother Joseph Benson and his wife Wendy of Brockton and her sister Maryann Mansfield of Brockton. She was predeceased by her husband, John DiMarzio, and her life partner, Paul D'Entremont. Jo-Anne was the secretary for the Mayor of Brockton and then worked in the health care field. She had a contagious personality who made friends everywhere she went in life. Her idea of heaven on earth was spending time in Nova Scotia with her beloved Paul D'Entremont and their many friends there. The funeral service for Jo-Anne will be celebrated on Wednesday, September 8, at 10 a.m. at St Mary's Church, 58 Carpenter St., Foxborough. Burial will be private.
Published by The Patriot Ledger on Sep. 4, 2021.