Paula F. (Kirby) Macione
She was the beloved wife of Peter J. Macione with whom she would have celebrated 55th wedding anniversary on November 23, 2018.
Paula was a proud graduate of Matignon High School of Cambridge, MA with the Class of 1954. She graduated with a Bachelor in Science in Chemistry from Regis College and received her Masters in Education from Boston State College.
She was an extremely popular and highly respected teacher of chemistry at Burlington High School for thirty nine years where her husband also taught until her retirement in 1999.
Paula was a communicant of St. Irene Church in Carlisle, MA and formerly St. Mary Parish in Chelmsford, MA. She loved spending winters with her husband in St. Augustine, FL where they owned a home together.
Besides her husband, she is survived by a son, Justin A. and his wife, Michele Macione of Abita Springs, LA, two grandchildren, Andrew and Lindlee of Abita Springs LA, a sister-in-law, Margaret Kirby of Holland, OH and a brother-in-law, John Kitowitz of Woburn, MA as well as several nieces and nephews.
She was pre-deceased by a brother, the late Robert Kirby and a sister, the late Rosemary Kitowitz.
Her wake will be Tues. from 9 to 10am at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME, 106 MIDDLESEX ST., CHELMSFORD, MA followed by A funeral mass at 11A.M. at St. Irene’s Church Parish, 187 East Street, Carlisle, MA. Interment will be at San Lorenzo Cemetery in St. Augustine, FL. Memorials may be made in her memory to Burlington High School Scholarship Fund, 123 Cambridge Street, Burlington, MA 01803. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com Funeral Arrangements by DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-256-4040.