PEPPERELL – Bonnie L. (Loverro) Wozniak, 76, of 70 Wheeler St., Pepperell MA passed away peacefully at home with her loving husband of 37 years Paul F. Wozniak by her side after a courageous battle with cancer. She leaves her husband, Paul F. Wozniak; two sons, Scott D. Rossi of Nashua, NH and Jason C. Rossi and his wife Amy of Litchfield, NH; two daughters, Christy L. Griffith and her husband Justin and Melissa J. Wozniak both of West Rutland, VT; six grandchildren Zachary Rossi, Caitlyn Rossi, Madison Rossi, Gabriella Griffith, Isabella Griffith and Brodyn Griffith; and several nieces and nephews.
Bonnie was born in Greenfield, MA on August 22, 1944, daughter of Phillip and Barbara (Ashley) Loverro, and was raised in Athol, MA. She graduated from Athol High School with the Class of 1962. She went on to gain her certificate from the Ward Business School in Worchester, MA. She resided in Pepperell, MA for the past 35 years. For many years she worked as a radiologist technician for the Lahey Clinic in Burlington, MA and Nashoba Valley Hospital in Ayer, MA. An avid animal lover, she found a calling in her later years working in veterinary clinics as a receptionist. She loved sharing stories, yard sales, going to the movies with friends and was an active member of the local senior center. She loved the beach and vacationed yearly in Maine with her husband.
Those that knew Bonnie know how passionate she was about not putting people in harm’s way. Her wishes were to be cremated and have a celebration of life at a later date in order to keep family and friends safe during these unprecedented times.
Bonnie’s Facebook page will remain open and all are welcome to post memorials, share stories and final words to her there.
In lieu of flowers, at her request, donations can be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 (cancer.org) or Kitty Angels PO Box 638 Tyngsboro, MA 01879 (kittyangels.org).