LYNN - Lillian Lang Maffeo Balletto, 86, died March 19, 2020 at NSMC Salem Hospital, Salem, MA. She was born December 18, 1933 in Lynn, MA to Walter and Julia Lang. She attended LEHS and worked at GE during her early years. Most of her working years were most famously spent on register 2 at Rich’s Department Store in Salem, MA. She enjoyed crocheting, cross-stitching, playing the penny slots, bargain hunting at any and all thrift shops and attending local theatre. Her greatest love was spending time with family and shopping for Christmas. If love could keep her alive she would live forever. She was married for 34 years to the late John A. Maffeo Sr. She leaves three children, John Maffeo Jr and his wife Janet (Gregory) of Conway, SC, Lisa and her husband Chris Anastos Jr of Boxford, MA and Alan Maffeo and his wife Judi (Remondi) of Dedham, MA. She also leaves six grandchildren, John Maffeo 3rd, Michele Bosler, Paul Maffeo, Caroline Perez, Nicholas Anastos and Allison Maffeo, Five great-grandchildren, Cameron Bosler, Brayden Bosler, Esthero Rowlette, Atticus Daniels, and Rosalie Perez. Lillian showed us it’s never too late to fall in love when at 71 she married Edward Balletto on Valentine’s Day 2004. They had five beautiful years together. ARRANGEMENTS: To honor Lillian’s wishes there will be no visiting hours or funeral services.Contributions may be made in her memory to the charity of one’s choice.