Dorothy A. Giadone-Poirier, 85
Beloved Sister, Aunt and Friend
Dorothy Giadone-Poirier, 85, of Leominster passed away Saturday Jan. 30, 2021 after her short battle with Covid 19.
Dorothy, affectionately called “Dot” was married to the late Theodore “Teddy” Poirier. She was born on September 9,1935 a daughter of the late William B. Giadone and Beuna M Balderelli. After graduating from St Bernard High School, Dot attended Dean Junior College and then enjoyed a long career as President and Treasurer of Giadone’s Furniture, the family business. Dot was an active member of the Ladies Guild, Sons of Italy and an avid football fan but her true passion was the time spent with her family and friends.
She will be greatly missed by her two sisters, Sandra Giadone Massoni and her husband Paul of Vero Beach FL and Barbara Giadone Gallant and husband Jerry of Leominster; two nieces, Sherry Leger Callahan of Holden and Tammy Ann Philbin of Lunenburg; one great nephew, Teagan Callahan; two great nieces, Celia and Lilah Callahan all of Holden. Also, other nieces, Barbara Ann Bourque of Leominster and Dianna Niall of Orange; one nephew, Jerry Gallant Jr. of Leominster; her husband’s Ted’s children, Mark and Sue Poirier, Cheryl Poirier Mologhan and husband Gary Mologhan of Mt. Vernon NH, Deborah Poirier Hickey of Ocala, Fl and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She is predeceased by Ted’s son, Ted Poirier, Jr.
A memorial mass will be held at St. Anthony of Padua Church 84 Salem Street, Fitchburg, MA at a later date.
Burial will be in the St. Bernard Cemetery, Fitchburg, MA. There are no calling hours.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in honor of Dottie to the Beacon of Hope, 62 West Street, Leominster, MA 01453
The Smith-Mallahy-Masciarelli & the Fitchburg Chapel of the Sawyer-Miller-Masciarelli Funeral Homes, 243 Water Street, Fitchburg, MA has been entrusted with her funeral arrangements John F. Masciarelli, James M. Hebert, Walter C. Taylor and Olivia L. Willett funeral directors.
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