Formerly of Haverhill — Ed Marshall Putnam, III, formerly of Haverhill passed away Friday, February 1, 2013 at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill. He was born in Haverhill on August 6, 1950, son of Joanne Gertrude (Bailey) Morgan of Haverhill and the late Ed. M. Putnam, II. In addition to his mother, Ed is survived by his three brothers; Jeffrey L. Putnam of Hampton Beach, N.H., Dale G. Putnam and his wife, Gale of Newton, N.H.; and Philippe W. Putnam of Haverhill. He is also survived by two nephews and two nieces.
ARRANGEMENTS: Please no flowers. Donations may be made to your local dog shelter and ASPCA Organizations, along with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Here are a few of Ed’s favorites; Toy Poodle Rescue, P.O. Box 274, Dover, MA 20230 http://toypoodlerescue.net, Adopt-A-Pet, Box 7, Redondo Beach, CA 90277 www.adoptapet.com, The Grace Foundation of Northern California, PO Box 4692, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762, thegracefoundation.com, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Attn: “Reeling in a Dream: Timothy P. Roberts” 10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor, Brookline, MA 02445-7226.
His funeral service and calling hours were held on Tuesday, February 5 at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, Haverhill. To view his complete obituary or to send a condolence to his family, please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com