James M. DiPaolo

February 25, 1962 ~ October 6, 2018 (age 56)

Greenfield- James M. DiPaolo, 56, died Saturday 10/6/18 at the Highview Nursing Home in Leeds. He was born in Winthrop, MA on February 25, 1962, the son of Mario and Jane (Rothwell) DiPaolo.  He was a graduate of Dom Savio High School in East Boston and continued his education at Suffolk University.

Jimmy was in the collections department in the medical field.  He was also a stand up comedian.

He enjoyed comedy and screen writing.  Jimmy was an avid sports fan including the Vikings, Patriots and Red Sox.

Among his survivors, Jimmy leaves a son, Mario DiPaolo; a daughter, Sara DiPaolo, both of Greenfield; two sisters, Anne Crider of VA and Janet DiPaolo of CA; his ex wife, Carolyn Gargone; and many nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents, Jimmy was predeceased by a brother, Robert DiPaolo and a sister, Marie Wall.

Funeral services will be private.  Burial will be held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701.

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