Louis J. Zanchi, 89, a lifelong resident of Framingham, died Sunday November 10, 2019 following a brief illness. Born in Framingham, he was the son of the late Giuseppe & Margherita (Plurivancia) Zanchi, and the beloved husband of the late Matilda “Tilly” (Rebecchi) and Joan (McLean).
Raised and educated in Framingham, Louis was the owner of Autoworld on Route 9 in Framingham for more than 25 years. After his retirement he volunteered countless hours to A Place to Turn food pantry. Louis valued hard work his entire life, but enjoyed traveling especially cruises.
He is survived by his son, David & his wife Adrienne of Las Vegas, NV, 7 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, his siblings, Joseph L. & his wife Mildred of Framingham, his sister, Ruth Ann Roth & her husband Robert of Dennis, MA, and many nieces and nephews. Besides his wives, Louis was predeceased by his sons, Louis W., Richard, & Michael, and his brother, Charles.
Family and friends will honor and remember Louis’ life by gathering for a time of visitation in Hartford St. Presbyterian Church, 99 Hartford St. Natick on Monday, November 18th from 9-10:30 A.M. His funeral service will immediately follow in the church. Interment in Edgell Grove Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made in Louis’ name to: A Place to Turn, 99 Hartford St. Natick, MA 01760.
A Place to Turn
99 Hartford Street, Natick MA 01760