, Salem, MA

May 21, 2014

John B. Lanzi Sr., 89

Danvers, MA — John B. Lanzi, 89, of Danvers, passed away peacefully on Sunday at the Kaplan Family Hospice House. He was the husband of the late Assunta "Sue" Lanzi.

John enjoyed cooking, gardening and spending time with family. Seeing his great-grandchildren born meant the world to him. He served his country with the U.S. Army during WWII.

He leaves his two grandchildren, John Lanzi III and his wife, Laura, of Peabody, and their son, Rhett, and Jeff Lanzi and his girlfriend, Aliesha, and their son, Braedyn of Peabody. He was predeceased by his son, John Jr.

ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services will be private. Assisting the family is the Mackey Funeral Home, Danvers, Mass. Please make memorial donations in John's name to a charity of your choice. Visit to leave a condolence.