Loving husband and father who enjoyed golf

WAKEFIELD — David J. Maffe, age 62, of Wakefield died unexpectedly on Monday, March 20. He was born in Arlington on June 17, 1960 and was the son of the late Joseph F. and Patricia (Kelley) Maffe. He was raised in Arlington and was a graduate of Arlington High School and later from Pace University of New York. David had been serving as a manager for Consolidated Communications of NH and had previously worked for VERIZON. He was an avid golfer who also loved all types of sports.

David was the beloved husband of Dorothy A. (Sullivan) Maffe. He was the loving father of Michelle Elaine and Jessica Lyn Maffe. He is also survived by his two brothers, Joseph and Paul Maffe and his two sisters, Janet Tassone and Deborah O’Leary.

His funeral Mass will be celebrated in Saint Joseph Church, 173 Albion Street, Wakefield on Saturday, March 25 at 10 a.m. Visitation for relatives and friends will be held at the McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Avenue, Wakefield on Friday, March 24 from 4-7 p.m.