hgazette.com, Haverhill, MA

December 12, 2013

Philip M. DiPietro

Formerly of Haverhill — Philip M. DiPietro, of Hampton, N.H., and formerly of Haverhill, died Tuesday morning, November 5, at Lahey Clinic, Burlington.

He was born in Haverhill on April 14, 1950, son of the late Domenic DiPietro and Carmela (Larco) DiPietro.

Educated in the Haverhill school system, Mr. DiPietro also attended Central Catholic High School.

He co-owned and operated North Coast Air in Ipswich with his son, Michael.

Mr. DiPietro cherished time spent on the beach with his granddaughter, Lyla, loved his annual trip to Saratoga with his sons and friends and was an avid baseball fan.

His survivors include two sons, Daniel and his wife, Victoria DiPietro of Wellesley and Michael DiPietro of Ipswich; three siblings, John DiPietro, Wayne DiPietro, and Susan P. DiPietro Hansen; a granddaughter, Lyla DiPietro; and his step-mother, May DiPietro Futrell of Newburyport.

ARRANGEMENTS: His funeral services were held Saturday, November 9, at Linwood Cemetery, Haverhill. Arrangements are by the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Haverhill and Bradford. In lieu of flowers, any donation or gift in Phil’s memory may be made to The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation. Those making a donation are asked to include a note that it is a “sponsorship memorial donation in memory of Phil DiPietro.” Donations should be mailed to the following address: Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation, P.O. Box 834, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866. Condolences to his family may be made at www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.