hgazette.com, Haverhill, MA

May 16, 2013

Estelle M. Pappafilis, 90

Haverhill, MA — Estelle M. (Vincent) Pappafilis, 90, of Haverhill, died Thursday, May 9, at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House, Haverhill.

She was born in Haverhill, October 3, 1922, daughter of the late Walter and Marion (Morrow) Vincent.

Educated in the Haverhill school system, Mrs. Pappafilis graduated from Haverhill High School with the Class of 1940.

Mrs. Pappafilis was the wife of the late Anastatios “Tom” Pappafilis, mother of the late Sandra LaFrance who passed away in 1996, and sister to the late Dorothy Vincent who passed away in 2002. Her survivors include a sister, Barbara Vandergriff of California; three nephews, George and his wife, Mary Ann Hoomis of Ipswich, Wayne and Jana Vandergriff, Vincent and Aloma Vandergriff, both of California; and a niece, Katherine Hoomis of Walpole. Estelle also leaves behind several grand nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Her Funeral Service was held on Tuesday, May 14 from the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St., Haverhill. Interment followed in the Linwood Cemetery, Haverhill. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Merrimack Valley Hospice House, 360 North Ave., Haverhill, MA, 01830. To leave a condolence to her family or to view her complete obituary, please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.