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Joseph Paul Maffei

Asheboro, North Carolina

October 8, 1955 - July 5, 2024

Joseph Paul Maffei Obituary

Joseph Paul Maffei, age 68, of Cameron passed away July 5, 2024 at First Health Hospice in Pinehurst, North Carolina. He was born October 8, 1955 in Queens, New York the son of Lily Dierks D’ambrosia and the late Joseph Michael Maffei.

Joseph Maffei, whose life was marked by his unwavering dedication to family and friends. Joseph held a bachelor's degree and devoted his professional career to the field of IT at Boeing Aircraft. In his free time, Joseph found joy in various hobbies, including making model rockets with his son Austin, playing computer games, reading, and enjoying rounds of pool and bowling. Joseph looked forward to Monopoly nights with Holly, Ashley, Austin and Katie. Gabriella will miss snuggling up with “Grandpa Joe” while playing battleship on the computer. He was known for his love of great conversation and his remarkable ability to connect with everyone he met. Above all, Joseph cherished the moments spent in the company of those he loved. His presence will be deeply missed by all who were fortunate enough to know him.

Left to cherish his memory are his beloved wife, Holly Woods Maffei; children, Jessica Zielinski, Samantha Maffei, Ashley Huck, Austin Woods and Katie Woods; grandchildren, Lauren Zielinski, Morgan Zielinski, Tom Zielinski Jr., and Gabriella Woods; mother, Lily D’Ambrosia, sister, Christine Marcoida; stepmom, Madeleine Maffei and numerous other beloved family and friends.

The family will hold a private celebration of life at a later date.

The family would also like to thank First Health Hospice for their wonderful care of Joseph during his illness.


To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Joseph Paul Maffei hosted by Midstate Cremation & Funeral Service.

Joseph Paul Maffei, age 68, of Cameron passed away July 5, 2024 at First Health Hospice in Pinehurst, North Carolina. He was born October 8, 1955 in Queens, New York the son of Lily Dierks D’ambrosia and the late Joseph Michael Maffei.

Joseph Maffei, whose life was marked by his unwavering dedication to family and friends. Joseph held a bachelor's degree and devoted his professional career to the field of IT at Boeing Aircraft. In his free time, Joseph found joy in various hobbies, including making model rockets with his son Austin, playing computer games, reading, and enjoying rounds of pool and bowling. Joseph looked forward to Monopoly nights with Holly, Ashley, Austin and Katie. Gabriella will miss snuggling up with “Grandpa Joe” while playing battleship on the computer. He was known for his love of great conversation and his remarkable ability to connect with everyone he met. Above all, Joseph cherished the moments spent in the company of those he loved. His presence will be deeply missed by all who were fortunate enough to know him.

Left to cherish his memory are his beloved wife, Holly Woods Maffei; children, Jessica Zielinski, Samantha Maffei, Ashley Huck, Austin Woods and Katie Woods; grandchildren, Lauren Zielinski, Morgan Zielinski, Tom Zielinski Jr., and Gabriella Woods; mother, Lily D’Ambrosia, sister, Christine Marcoida; stepmom, Madeleine Maffei and numerous other beloved family and friends.

The family will hold a private celebration of life at a later date.

The family would also like to thank First Health Hospice for their wonderful care of Joseph during his illness.


To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Joseph Paul Maffei hosted by Midstate Cremation & Funeral Service.

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