Obituary: Joann M. Coppola-Trull, 43
Sep 22, 2014 01:16PM
By Bill Gilman
LACONIA,NH - Joann M. Coppola-Trull, age 43, an accomplished Physical Therapist and member of a well known Tewksbury family, died unexpectedly in Concord, NH, on Sunday evening, September 21.
She was born in Boston, March 10, 1971, a twin daughter of Paula (Pelrine) and Charles T. Coppola of Tewksbury. She was raised in Tewksbury, and was a member of the T.M.H.S., Class of 1989. She matriculated to the Physical Therapy School at U Mass, Lowell, where she earned a Bachelors Degree in 1993, a Masters Degree in 1995, and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2004.
Joann was beloved by all she met, and was remembered for her positive outlook and kindness for anyone she met. She loved her lakeside home on Lake Winnipesaukee in Laconia, boating, the great outdoors, and was especially fond of dogs.
Besides her beloved parents, she leaves her twin sister, Andrea Coppola Mendes and her husband Dave of Andover, her sister, Renee Czyzewski and her husband Robert of Methuen; two nephews, Luke Mendes and Anthony Czyzewski; a niece, Lily Czyzewski; her paternal grandfather, Americo A. Coppola of Reading; her former husband, David Trull of Georgetown; and many beloved aunts, uncles, and dear cousins.
Visiting hours Wednesday, September 24, from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. in the Tewksbury Funeral Home, corner of 1 Dewey and 975 Main Sts. (Rte. 38) TEWKSBURY CENTER, ph. (800 in MA or 978) 851 2950. Her funeral will begin Thursday at 9:00 a.m. from the funeral home, followed by a Funeral Mass Thursday, Sept. 25, at 10:00 a.m. in St. William’s Church, 1351 Main St. (Rte. 38) Tewksbury. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the M.S.P.C.A. at Nevin’s Farm, 400 Broadway, Methuen, MA 01844, are encouraged. tewksburyfuneralhome.com