Jenna Marie Paolillo at 35
Jenna Marie Paolillo, 35, of Natick and formerly of Newton and Holliston, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, October 20, 2019, due to complications of Type 1, Juvenile Diabetes. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of Nicholas A. Paolillo Jr. and his wife, Jayne C. (Robinson) of Holliston; her step-father, Al Marston of Florida and the late Donna (Haddad) Marston.
Besides her parents, Jenna is survived by two sisters, Stephanie Paolillo and Elysia Paolillo of Holliston; her grandparents, Lena Paolillo of Arlington, Ann and Carl Robinson of CA, as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. She is predeceased by her grandparents Nicholas Paolillo Sr, Arlene and Russell Haddad Sr.
After graduating high school, Jenna attended Umass Dartmouth and Clark University, Worcester, where she earned her medical assistant certificate. Jenna worked in the medical field for many years, most recently at Newton Wellesley Hospital. Jenna was known amongst her patients and colleagues to be a dedicated, compassionate, and attentive caregiver. Outside of work, Jenna enjoyed the beach, shopping, and took pride in being a loyal Boston sports fan with her friends and family. Jenna was a free spirit and was known never to pass up an opportunity for an adventure with her loved ones.
A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held on Wednesday, October 30th at 11:00 a.m. at the First Congregational Church, 725 Washington Street, Holliston. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her name to the Jenna Paolillo Diabetes Education Memorial Fund c/o TD Bank Attn; Mary, 196 East Main St, Milford MA, 01757. One hundred percent of the donations will be used for children with Type 1, Juvenile Diabetes in supporting their health, and education through this lifelong disease. Arrangements are under the care of the Chesmore Funeral Home of Holliston, www.ChesmoreFuneralHome.com