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    Amesbury, Mass. – Steve McGrat…

    Amesbury, Mass. – Steve McGrath, 61, died on Thursday, January 2, 2020, at High Pointe House, Haverhill, Mass., after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Newburyport, Mass., Steve had many interests over the years including scouting, camping, model rockets, boating, remote-controlled cars, skiing, snowboarding and fishing. He was a talented woodworker who made beautiful boats, furniture, and toys. He was an avid van enthusiast, and was a member of the Salisbury Seaside Van Club for many for years. As a lifetime member of the North End Boat Club, Steve supported and promoted local musicians and served on many committees. He was also a lifetime member of the Neptunes, and…

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    Punta Gorda, FL – William Henr…

    Punta Gorda, FL – William Henry Smith, 96, of North Fort Myers, Fla., and Belchertown, Mass. (formerly of Rowley, Mass.), passed away peacefully on December 28, 2019. He was born in Rowley, Massachusetts, on August 11, 1923. His is predeceased by his parents Henry Smith and Florence Kneeland. Bill married his best friend and loving wife Beth (Smith) Fuller on September 12, 1943, in Ipswich, Mass., and shared over 71 years of marriage. Both Bill and Beth were graduates of Ipswich High School. Bill was a WWII Veteran proudly serving in the Merchant Marines. Bill was an avid sports enthusiast his entire life. He excelled in baseball and football at…

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    Seabrook, NH – Ethel R. (Duran…

    Seabrook, NH – Ethel R. (Durant) Small, 102, of Seabrook, passed away peacefully at the Oceanside Center Nursing Home in Hampton on Friday, January 3, 2020. She was born in Salisbury, Mass., December 28, 1917, the daughter of the late Clinton and Lena (Hamel) Durant and attended Hampton Academy. After graduating, she settled into the town of Seabrook where she married her late husband Reginald (Reggie) W. Small and went on to raise four children. She spent her entire life in Seabrook as a homemaker and landlord for the numerous properties that she and Reggie owned on the aptly named street, still known to this day as Smalls Avenue. Ethel…

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    Methuen, Massachusetts – Thoma…

    Methuen, Massachusetts – Thomas J. “Magilla” Lafoe, 56, of Methuen, passed away on Saturday, December 28th, 2019 at the Holy Family Hospital in Methuen. He was born in Newburyport, Ma. on November 6, 1963, son of Maxine (Mitchell) and John Leary. Thomas was educated in the local schools and was a graduate of Newburyport High School, where he was an All Star Basket Ball Player. He worked for almost 30 years in Plant Operations and other various positions for Columbia Gas Company. Thomas was a member of the Newburyport Elks Club, the Concordia Social Club, and the Lawrence British Club. He enjoyed his two weeks in Cancun, traveling to Lake…

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    Seabrook, NH – Charles "Charli…

    Seabrook, NH – Charles “Charlie” A. Souther, Jr., 95 of Seabrook, NH died December 29, 2019 at Country Center for Health and Rehabilitation in Newburyport after a period of declining health. He was born in Seabrook, NH, son of the late Helen (Dow) and Charles A. Souther, Sr. Before retiring Charlie was employed as Head Custodian at the Salisbury Memorial Elementary School. He had previously worked at Star Tronics and C.B.S. Hytron. Charlie will be remembered for his generous spirit, sense of humor, and love of family and friends. He will also be remembered as a devoted fan of the Red Sox and Patriots. His family includes his three daughters…

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    South Hampton – Richard "Rick"…

    South Hampton – Richard “Rick” Kilborn, 74, of South Hampton N.H., died Saturday December 28, 2019 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He was born on July 14, 1945, in Webster, Mass. to the late Richard L. and Ruth Marie (Stevens) Kilborn. Rick enlisted in the U.S. Navy after high school and served our country proudly during the Vietnam War. Rick was a founder and co-owner of Boatwise Marine Training, with his late wife Suzanne (Pierce) Kilborn. Prior to starting Boatwise with Suzanne in 1990, Rick was employed by American Optical and Wang Laboratories. He enjoyed boating, and teaching boaters proper marine safety. Above all he loved spending time with…

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    Perris, CA – David Wayne Mills…

    Perris, CA – David Wayne Mills, 86, died Monday, December 16, 2019, at Our Countryside Resort. He was born on November 6, 1933, in Anthony, Kansas, the son of Jesse Wayne Mills and Mary Ellen (Smithhisler) Mills. David grew up working on the family farm before becoming a radar technician and instructor for the U.S. Air Force from 1952 to 1956. Following his service, he worked as an engineer for Lockheed before fulfilling his entrepreneurial dream by starting several businesses in California. Later, he moved to Newburyport where he worked for General Ionex and DV Die Cutting, Inc. David was constantly inventing and in 2016 he reached another life goal…

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    Exeter, NH – Tracey J. Donovan…

    Exeter, NH – Tracey J. Donovan, 56, died suddenly at her home in Exeter, N.H., on Thursday, Dec. 26, 2019. Tracey, a loving wife, sister and aunt, was born to the late Eugene W. Hughes and Gloria H. Espinola on July 20, 1964. She is survived by her devoted husband Brennan Donovan of Exeter, N.H.; her three brothers, Richard Hughes of Seabrook, N.H., Robert Hughes of Danville, N.H., and Chuck Scione of Salisbury, Mass., and her sister, Judy Derr of S.C.; as well as several nieces and nephews whom she loved dearly. Tracey absolutely adored her nieces and nephews and enjoyed spending time with her family, especially during her holiday…

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    Amesbury, MA – Emeline Claeys,…

    Amesbury, MA – Emeline Claeys, 101, of Main Street, Amesbury, died on December 20, 2019, at Anna Jacques Hospital. She was the daughter of Ferris and Mary Batal of Amesbury, who immigrated to the United States from Lebanon, and the widow of Ferdinand Claeys who died on February 10, 1999. She was born in Amesbury on December 7, 1918, and graduated from St. Joseph School and Amesbury High School. Mrs. Claeys lived for the past 20 years in her apartment at Heritage Towers where she was very happy and had many wonderful friends. Her formative years were during the Great Depression when her parents were raising 10 children. She and…

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    Salisbury – James Joseph Droui…

    Salisbury – James Joseph Drouin, 65, died Wednesday afternoon, December 25, 2019, at High Pointe Hospice House in Haverhill, Mass. Jim was diagnosed in February of 2018 with Glioblastoma Brain Cancer and he fought valiantly for almost two years. He was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, on October 12, 1954, to the late Rene J. and Norma E. (Blood) Drouin. Raised in Newburyport, Jim was a graduate of Newburyport High School class of 1972, he then continued his education at North Shore Community College. Thereafter, Jim was employed by DeMoulas Super Markets Inc. for 34 years. Jim held many different positions at DeMoulas, ultimately retiring as a Merchandiser in May of…

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    Rowley, MA – James E. Leach, 7…

    Rowley, MA – James E. Leach, 79, of Rowley, Mass., passed away after a long illness Friday, December 27, 2019. James was born on December 16, 1940, in Springfield, Mass., son of the late Edward and Olivia Leach. James served in the U.S. Army 1958 to 1961 and the U.S. Navy 1962 to 1966. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Susan Eckert Leach of Rowley; a daughter, Jennifer Leach of Rowley; a son Steven Leach and wife Kelly Leach of Barrington, N.H.; brother, Robert and his wife Katsuko of California; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, Thomas Leach. There will be no…

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    Salisbury – William F. "Bill" …

    Salisbury – William F. “Bill” Packer, 75, of Salisbury, died Thurs., Dec. 26, 2019, at his home, after a period of failing health, with family by his side. He was born in Belfast, Ireland, June 1, 1944, a son of the late William and Martha (Moore) Packer. His family immigrated to the U.S. when Bill was less than two years of age. He attended Newburyport High School with the class of 1963, married the love of his life and then served four years with the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. After returning from service to his country, Bill graduated from the Mass. Police Academy and then served as an…

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    Newburyport – Joan Florence (M…

    Newburyport – Joan Florence (Marvel) Sullivan, 84, passed away on Dec. 24 in Newburyport. Joan was born on May 24, 1935 in Salem to Florence and George Marvel. She was raised and attended school in Danvers. After graduating high school she attended nursing school and in 1955 married her husband Thomas. They settled down in Newburyport in 1965 where they raised their five children. Joan worked at Bailey’s and also within the healthcare industry. She loved visits to the beach, “Wheel of Fortune,” her pets Patrick, Mitzy and Kitty, and visits from family and friends. Joan is predeceased by her husband, Thomas Sullivan and her brother-in-law, Joseph Sullivan. She is…

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    Newburyport – Clarence L. Siel…

    Newburyport – Clarence L. Sielicki, 81, of Newburyport, died peacefully on Friday, December 20, 2019. He was born in Newburyport on April 14, 1938, the son of the late Michael J. Sielicki and Nellie A. (Ealy) Robitaille. He was a graduate of Newburyport High School and Fazio Institute in Lawrence. He served with the U.S. Air Force from 1955 to 1957 and worked 1969 to 1982 as a beautician, owning Seville Coiffeurs in Newburyport and House of Seville in Lawrence. He resided several years in New Port Ritchie, Fla. where he was a Realtor for Century 21 and worked in area nursing homes. He was a member of the Raymond…

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    Newburyport – Clarence L. Siel…

    Newburyport – Clarence L. Sielicki, 81, of Newburyport, died peacefully on Friday, December 20, 2019. He was born in Newburyport on April 14, 1938, the son of the late Michael J. Sielicki and Nellie A. (Ealy) Robitaille. He was a graduate of Newburyport High School and Fazio Institute in Lawrence. He served with the U.S. Air Force from 1955 to 1957 and worked 1969 to 1982 as a beautician, owning Seville Coiffeurs in Newburyport and House of Seville in Lawrence. He resided several years in New Port Ritchie, Fla. where he was a Realtor for Century 21 and worked in area nursing homes. He was a member of the Raymond…

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    Amesbury, MA – Dr. James M. Di…

    Amesbury, MA – Dr. James M. DiTolla passed away on December 22, 2019 after a long illness. He is survived by his wife, Debra, his daughter Dr. Maris DiTolla and her fiancé Geno DiFiore; his daughter, Megan DiTolla and her husband Chad Lucius; and his son James M. DiTolla, Jr., his wife, Katie DiTolla, and his grandchildren Ellie and Addie. He will be missed by all those who loved him dearly, including his family, his friends and his many devoted patients. There will be no services as the family wishes to grieve privately. In lieu of flowers or gifts, please donate to the Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation.

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    Franklin, NH – Leslie D. "Les"…

    Franklin, NH – Leslie D. “Les” Alby, 71, of Franklin, N.H. (formerly of Groveland, Mass.), passed away peacefully, Thursday, December 19, 2019, at The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Hospital in Lebanon, N.H. Les was born May 28, 1948, in Haverhill, Mass., the son of late Donald A. and Frances (Hardy) Alby. He was raised in Groveland and graduated from Pentucket Regional High School. Les later graduated from Northern Essex Community College, University of Missouri, and received his master’s degree from Suffolk University in Boston, Mass. He was employed with Compugraphic for many years and later retired from the New Hampshire Department of Corrections where he worked as a Financial Administrator. Les had an…

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    Georgetown – Jo Anne R. (Malon…

    Georgetown – Jo Anne R. (Maloney) Margeson, 83, of Georgetown; formerly of Methuen, Mass., passed away with the love of her family by her side on November 27, 2019, at Winchester Hospital, Winchester, Mass. Jo Anne, was born in Methuen, Mass., on June 2, 1936, to the late Austin Maloney and Ruth (Mack) Maloney. She was the oldest of two and was predeceased by her brother Richard A. Maloney, whom she adored. She graduated from the Searles High School in Methuen and went on to pursue a Nursing program at Massachusetts Memorial Hospital (now part of BU Medical). She graduated from MMH at the age of 19, and was quickly…

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    Boston – Charles O. Fernald, a…

    Boston – Charles O. Fernald, a longtime resident of the Allston/Brighton Community in Boston, passed away peacefully, while surrounded by friends and loved ones on Monday, December 16, 2019, after a long battle with multiple health related issues. Charles was born in Newburyport, on January 25, 1953, and grew up spending time between St. Petersburg, Fla. and Newburyport. In Newburyport, Charles spent his adolescent years working at the family business, Fernald’s Marine. Charles graduated from Newburyport High School, but would be quick to tell anyone who asked that, he had much preferred studying old school Americana muscle cars and trucks in his youth – never a Ford, always a Chevy…

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    Salisbury, MA – Cla…

    Salisbury, MA – Clarence V. “Clay” LaValley, 73, of Salisbury and Ocklawaha, Florida, passed away at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston on December 17, 2019, after an extended illness. Born in Newburyport, January 5, 1946, he was the son of the late Clarence J. and Marion (Pearson) LaValley. Clay was a proud veteran of the Vietnam War, serving with the United States Army from November 3, 1965 until his honorable discharge on October 20, 1967 with the rank of Sp 5. He was a member of the American Legion Post No. 0309 A hard working man who cared deeply for his family, Clay was with Gould Shawmut in…

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    Salisbury, MA – On Wednesday, …

    Salisbury, MA – On Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019, our loving son and brother passed away at age 44. Born Aug. 28, 1975 in Haverhill, Mass., he was raised in Salisbury, and graduated from Triton High School. He received his Bachelor’s Degree from Champlain College in Burlington, Vt. Working in the hotel industry, he lived in Vermont and Georgia. Returning to Salisbury, he managed Blue Ocean Music Hall and Splash nightclub. A change in careers brought him to Diane’s Fine Desserts, then to Adams, Mass. At the time of his passing, he worked at Maplebrook Farms as Manager of Quality and Safe Food Handling. Having a superior work ethic and an…

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    Newburyport, MA – Mary Josephi…

    Newburyport, MA – Mary Josephine (McNeil) Tracy was born in Boston on November 7, 1924 to John McNeil and Mary F. (Ryan) McNeil, and passed peacefully on November 30, 2019. She was 95 years of age. She was a graduate of Melrose Hospital School of Nursing, (later renamed Melrose Wakefield Hospital) and during her training she met her future husband, Henry J. Tracy Jr., a soldier just home from WWII. After Mary’s graduation, she and Henry married, and Henry enrolled in the University of Massachusetts at Amherst under the GI Bill, where they lived in the student housing. At U Mass Mary worked in the student infirmary right on the…

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    Amesbury, MA – Laurel Ann (Whe…

    Amesbury, MA – Laurel Ann (Wheaton) Harris, 60, of Amesbury, passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday December 1, 2019, after a long battle with Leukemia. Laurel was born on December 2, 1958 in Woburn, Massachusetts to Ronald S. Wheaton and Judith R. (Robertson) Downing. She was a beautiful woman who was once crowned Miss Concord Heights. She graduated from Reading Memorial High School, Reading Massachusetts. She spent her life serving her community as a nurse’s aide for physically disabled adults. She devoted much of her time to the care of animals. Her love of animals was inspiring to all who knew her. She spent many years volunteering at…

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    Amesbury – Germain J. "Jerry" …

    Amesbury – Germain J. “Jerry” Arseneau, 61, of Amesbury, passed away Friday, December 13, 2019, at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in Burlington with family by his side. He was born May 2, 1958, a son of Dorothy M. (Lapre) Arseneau of Amesbury and the late Robert J. Arseneau. Jerry graduated from Amesbury High School with the class of 1977 and attended Northern Essex Community College and Bradford College. He was an avid reader and loved learning interesting facts. He was employed by the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard and the U.S. Postal Service. In later years, he was a devoted son who took great pride in caring for his parents. Jerry…

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    Rockville, MD – Richard Everet…

    Rockville, MD – Richard Everett Briggs died peacefully after a long illness in Rockville, Md. on December 8, 2019. He was born in Amesbury, Mass. on December 26. 1938, the son of Richard Clark Briggs and Marjorie King Lloyd. Growing up in Amesbury he attended the public schools there and graduated from Amesbury High School in 1956. He then entered Princeton University where he played varsity baseball and graduated Summa Cum Laude in 1960. Following graduation, he went to Washington DC where he was Special Assistant to the Chairman of the Interstate Commerce Commission. He joined the Association of American Railroads in 1969 rising to the position of Executive Vice…

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    Wakefield, NH – Berit Johannes…

    Wakefield, NH – Berit Johannessen, our mom, was born to Klaus and Anna Hem in Oslo, Norway. Mom was a vibrant 94 year old who always had a smile on her face. She died in her home with her family by her side on Sunday, December 8, 2019. Mom grew up on cross country skis, loved doing gymnastics, sewing, and knitting. She loved numbers and math and enjoyed following the stock market. Recently she shared that as teenagers, she would do our dad/her husband of 61 years, Dr. Leif B. Johannessen’s (d. 2009), math assignments, and he would write her English essays. They were high school sweethearts living through five…

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    Formerly of Haverhill – France…

    Formerly of Haverhill – Frances Sue (Gilmore) Gustafson, 78, formerly of Georgetown and Haverhill passed away December 9, 2019, at Country Center in Newburyport. She was born in Cairo, Ill., on April 8, 1941, daughter of the late Sgt. James Parker Gilmore and Mildred (Stone) Gilmore. Sue was a graduate of Union College in Kentucky with a degree in English and a minor in Religious Studies. She worked as the director of community relations for many area hospitals before retiring in 2003. Sue’s passions included writing, reading, and her family. She was an avid conversationalist and took pride in her extensive vocabulary. Sue also loved being from the south and…

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    Newburyport – Leslie A. Ramsay…

    Newburyport – Leslie A. Ramsay Jr., 93, passed away suddenly after a brief illness on Wednesday afternoon, December 11, 2019, at Anna Jaques Hospital in Newburyport. He was born in Newark, N.J., on March 22, 1926, to the late Gustava (Allen) Ramsay and Leslie A. Ramsay Sr. Raised in Portsmouth, N.H., Leslie attended Portsmouth High School before enlisting in the U.S. Navy where he served our country proudly during WWII, he then re-enlisted in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Following his honorable discharge from service he was employed at General Motors in Framingham while pursuing his music career with his brothers and sisters. Les formed the group Les…

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    NEWBURYPORT – George A. Random…

    NEWBURYPORT – George A. Random, longtime resident of Newbury and Newburyport, passed away of natural causes at age 95 on Dec. 6, 2019. Born in Oshkosh, Wis., his family moved to the New England area when he was young, and he grew up in Medford, Mass. George is survived by his beloved wife of 73 years, Lyndall Milligan Random, of Newburyport. The two were inseparable and not a day went by when they did not proclaim their love for each other. He is loved by his four children, David Random of Portsmouth, N.H., Katharine Random of Methuen, Mass., Lori Nickerson of Encinitas, Calif., and Robert Random of Newbury, Mass. He…

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    Seabrook, NH – Frederick B. Ea…

    Seabrook, NH – Frederick B. Eaton Jr., 37, of Seabrook, passed away on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at his home. He was born in Boston, on February 27, 1982 the son of Frederick B. Eaton Sr. of Seabrook and Marlena (Dow) Brown of Wakefield. Raised in Seabrook, he graduated from Winnacunnet High School and went on to enlist in the United States Marines. After his time in the service he returned home and worked as a carpenter for various construction companies throughout the Seacoast. Frederick enjoyed woodworking but his greatest joy was spending time with his children. In addition to his parents, surviving family members include his two children, Avery…

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    Rowley – On Tuesday December 1…

    Rowley – On Tuesday December 10, 2019 Walter R. Poole Jr. passed away peacefully at the age of 88. Walter was born in Newburyport, MA on January 14, 1931 to Walter R. Poole Sr. and Ida L. (Rand) Poole. He lived in North Berwick, Maine after his retirement as Pastor of The First Baptist Church in Rowley. During his career he started Baptist Churches in New Boston, New Hampshire and Auburn, Maine. Walter was very involved in the Churches around the country. He also served as chaplain on the Rowley Fire Department for many years. He enjoyed wood working after his retirement, making gifts for his kids and grandchildren. He…

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    Haverhill, MA – Easter (Jones)…

    Haverhill, MA – Easter (Jones) Nichols, 68, of Haverhill passed away December 10, 2019, at High Pointe Hospice House in Haverhill. Born in Ironton, Ohio on Jan. 3, 1951, daughter of the late Sam and Dora (Ingle) Jones, Easter was raised in Kentucky and came to Amesbury at the age of 16. She forged a career at Lewis Shoe in Amesbury, married Richard Nichols, and has one daughter, Julie Quigley. A deeply religious woman with the utmost moral character Easter was a member of the Newburyport Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses for 35 years. In addition to her devotion to God, family, and her daughter Julie, Easter enjoyed a number…

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    Newburyport – John W. Woods, 8…

    Newburyport – John W. Woods, 88, died peacefully Monday evening December 9, 2019 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He was born in Newburyport, on November 28, 1931, to the late John W. Woods and Helen Lyons Woods. John graduated from Newburyport High School and Boston University and then proudly served overseas for three years as a First Lieutenant in the U.S Army. Following an honorable discharge, John returned home to Massachusetts to begin a long and successful career as a small businessman focused on the sale of sophisticated scientific equipment. In the mid-1970’s, he formed and ran his own company, Woods International Scientific Equipment, Inc., selling scanning electron microscopes…

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    Portsmouth, NH – At 93 years y…

    Portsmouth, NH – At 93 years young, John “Jack” L. Buckley, Jr. departed us last week to join his wife of 63 years, Andrée Wagner Buckley, in the hereafter. Jack leaves behind six children; Mark, Brian and wife Glenda, Drew and wife Sarah, Andrée and partner Tom, Keith and wife Cristin, and Michelle; his four grandchildren Jonathan, Faith, Michael, and Courtney; his sister, Peggy Ohana; and nieces and nephews around the world. “I’m an old Marine…” Jack often declared as both a defense or a declaration, and he was. At the age of 15, Jack joined the Merchant Marines during WWII and served as a midshipman on the USS Lackawanna…

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    Newburyport – Joyce Elizabeth …

    Newburyport – Joyce Elizabeth Duncan, 68, died unexpectedly at her residence in Newburyport on December 6, 2019. She was born in Whitinsville, Mass. on October 12, 1951 to Margaret (DerManoogian) Mooradian and the late Aram Mooradian. She was raised in Danvers and was a graduate of Danvers High School, she continued her education graduating from North Shore Community College. It was there that she met the late Bruce C. Duncan and the couple were married in 1972. They settled in Newburyport where they raised their family. Joyce was primarily a stay at home mom. She was employed part time as a Teachers Aide at Triton Regional High School for several…

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    Amesbury, MA – Mary G. (Morrow…

    Amesbury, MA – Mary G. (Morrow) Quinlan, 85, passed away very peacefully on Sunday, December 8, 2019, surrounded by the love of her entire family after a period of declining health. A resident of Amesbury for 52 years, Mary most recently was living at Bridges by Epoch in Andover with her husband Thomas E. Quinlan. Mary was born in Lowell on January 11, 1934 to W. Ralph and Rita (McNeill) Morrow. She was a graduate of Lowell High School, Class of 1952. After having met the love of her life while both were working at the Appleton Bank in Lowell, Mary and Tom were married May 7, 1955. In 1965…

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    Amesbury – Norman Boudreau Ric…

    Amesbury – Norman Boudreau Richard, 77, died unexpectedly in Amesbury on December 3, 2019. He was born in Newburyport on November 26, 1942, to the late Isabelle A. (Richard) and Raymond B. Richard Sr. Norman was raised and educated in Newburyport and was a graduate of Newburyport High School. Following his graduation he enlisted the U.S. Army and served our country proudly in Korea for three years on the Demilitarized zone South and North Korea. Upon his return home Norman continued his education graduating from East Coast Aero-tech. He was employed for several years as a mechanic for Eastern Airlines, followed by U.S. Airway until his retirement in 2004. In…

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    Georgetown – Leonard F. Perry,…

    Georgetown – Leonard F. Perry, age 84, died Saturday, November 30, in hospice care. Len was born in Lynn, Mass., to Doris (Rogers) and Leonard Perry and graduated from Lynn English H.S. in 1954 continuing his studies at Essex Agricultural School majoring in Floriculture. In 1956 he joined the U.S. Marine Corps and served in Washington, D.C. and Jakarta, Indonesia as an Embassy Security Guard attaining the rank of Corporal before his discharge in 1960. In 1961 he married Marguerite Vielbig of Manchester-by-the-Sea and they had four children: Anne, John, Marie and Joseph who died shortly after birth. Residing in Rowley, then Danvers (where Leonard was caretaker of the Historical…

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    Amesbury – Mrs. Mary Anne (Cal…

    Amesbury – Mrs. Mary Anne (Callahan) (Doherty) Sullivan 82, of Amesbury, formerly a 40-year resident of Salisbury Beach went to heaven on December 9, 2019 at the Meadows in North Andover after a 3-year battle with Melanoma. She was the beloved wife of 59 years of J. Nicholas Sullivan. Mary Anne and Nick were married on March 13, 1960 at St. Augustine’s church in Andover. She was raised in Andover, attended Andover Public Schools, was a graduate of St. Mary’s High School, Class of 1955 and the Katharine Gibbs School. She was employed for many years by the former Bon Secours Hospital in Methuen and later worked in the office…