Paul Joseph Intinarelli, 77, a long time Upton resident, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 24, 2019, in his home. He was the beloved husband of 53 years to the late Karen J. Intinarelli, who passed away in May of this year.
Born in Natick, he was the son of the late Harry and Christina (Faretra) Intinarelli.
He attended Wentworth University where he began his career as a skilled carpenter. After retirement, he was employed at the Blackstone Valley Tech High School in the maintenance department.
After marrying Karen, they built two of their homes in Upton, where their three children were raised. He served in the Army National Guard, was a drummer in his own band, named, "The Trends," and was a long time member of the Community Covenant Church in Hopkinton. When he wasn't spending time with his family, some of his hobbies and interests were painting, fishing, drawing, camping, "cruising" on vacation, and building birdhouses.
He is survived by his three children, Mitchell Intinarelli, Marnie Foley, and Sabrina Tiru with her husband, Joel, nine grandchildren, and his sister, Dorothea Intinarelli.
His funeral service will be held at 10 AM, on Monday, July 29, at the Community Covenant Church, 2 West Elm Street, Hopkinton. Burial, with military honors, will follow in Lakeview Cemetery, Upton.
Calling hours are Sunday, July 28, from 4 to 7 PM at the Community Covenant Church.
Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of the Williams-Pedersen Funeral Home of Upton, Andrew D. Pickering-Director.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be sent to the Community Covenant Church, 2 West Elm St, Hopkinton, MA 01748.