Dr. Joseph J. Prifti of Westborough died peacefully October 31, 2020 at age 84.
He was a retired chemical engineer who worked at the U.S. Army Laboratory/Watertown Arsenal for over 30 years. He was the beloved longtime companion of Dr. Simone O. Adams of Westborough. Son of the late Sokrat and Fotini Prifti. Brother of the late Samuel Prifti and his former wife, Veni Lemos, of Centerville. He is also survived by his nephew John Prifti and his wife, Janice, of Marstons Mills and niece Paula Pizzano of Centerville, as well as a grandnephew, Cole Prifti, and two grandnieces, Mia Prifti and Alyssa Pizzano.
Funeral services will be celebrated in St. George Cathedral Albanian Orthodox Church, 523 E. Broadway in Boston, on Thursday, November 5, at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend following COVID-19 protocols. Interment will be at Forest Hills Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the St. George Cathedral Albanian Orthodox Church, 523 E. Broadway, Boston, MA 02127, or to the Salmon VNA & Hospice, 37 Birch St., Milford, MA 01757. Arrangements by the Pushard Family Funeral Home, 210 Sherman Street, www.roache-pushard.com.