Born in Framingham, son of the late Alfred L. Otenti Sr. and Doris (Baker) Otenti, he attended local schools and was a graduate of Framingham High School. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army.
Mr. Otenti owned and operated the former Hudson Market in Hudson and was also a manager for the former A&P Supermarket in Hudson.
He is survived by his children, Cynthia Oldfield and husband Fred of Milford, Leslie Mahimtura and companion Buster of Hudson, Patricia Otenti and husband Paul Benett of Hudson, Steven Otenti and wife Donna of Arizona, Alfred Otenti III and wife Maria of Hudson, and Thomas Otenti of Hudson. He is also survived by his two sisters, Eileen Moulton of New Hampshire and Shirley Mellen of New Jersey; his brother, Kenneth Otenti of Maine; 11 grandchildren, Caulette, Brent, Jarrod, Raj, Alexander, Danielle, Ian, Garrett, Taylor, Matthew and Nathan; 12 great-grandchildren; his in-laws, Francis Pugsley, Dorothy Doyle, Donald Pugsley (who was like a son to him), Marjorie Jacobs; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services and burial with Military Honors where held at Forestvale Cemetery in Hudson. Funeral arrangements where under the direction of Tighe-Hamilton Funeral of Hudson. For online condolences, please visit www.tighehamilton.com.