Olivia Zapareski, 92, longtime resident of Brookline, NH, died on December 7, 2014, at Kindred Healthcare Center-Greenbriar in Nashua, NH.
She was born in Fitzwilliam, NH, on October 22, 1922, a daughter of John J. and Olive (Smith) Dacey.
Olivia had been employed as a sales executive and traveled internationally for Revlon Cosmetics for many years.
She enjoyed nature, painting, and welcoming friends and family to her home that she shared with her husband, John.
She was predeceased by her loving husband, John G. Zapareski, who died in 1999.
Family members include her brother, John J. Dacey, Jr., of New Paltz, NY; her sister, Joan Harkinson, of Bedford, NH; stepchildren, Marion Bruno, of Belmont, MA, and Michael Zapareski, of Prescott Valley, AZ; and several grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours were on Wednesday, December 10, from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. in the Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford. Funeral services were held on Thursday at 10 a.m. in the funeral home. Burial followed in Pine Grove Cemetery, Brookline, NH. Arrangements were in the care of Smith & Heald Funeral Home, Milford. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please go to www.smith-heald.com.