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January 31, 2013

Dorothy E. Manson, 94


Haverhill — Dorothy E. (Peel) Manson, 94, a lifelong resident of Haverhill passed away on January 25, 2013 at Wingate of Haverhill.

She was born in Haverhill on Dec. 11, 1918, daughter of the late John E. and Bertha M. (Eaton) Peel.

Dorothy was a graduate of Haverhill High School with the class of 1937. She was employed at the former Western Electric for 15 years until her retirement in 1975.

Dorothy was the wife of the late Norman R. Manson who died in 1982 and mother of the late Air Force veteran Harry Lester Manson. She is survived by her niece Priscilla Fowler of Weymouth, MA and a nephew George Peel and his wife Glory of Spokane, WA, and her close friends Daniel Silveira and his wife Kristen of Haverhill.

ARRANGEMENTS: Her Funeral Service and visitation were held on Monday, Jan. 28th at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St. Haverhill. Interment followed in the Linwood Cemetery, Haverhill. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Haverhill Boys and Girls Club, 55 Emerson St., Haverhill, MA 01830. Condolences to her family may be made at

www.farmerfuneralhomes.com