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Obituaries

Obituaries
  • Thursday, November 21, 2013
  • Katherine R. Murphy, 24

    Newburyport — Katherine R. Murphy, 24, of Newburyport and formerly of Haverhill, left us on Monday, November 4.

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  • Marcia B. Linn, 93

    Lawrence — Marcia B. (Ahrenstein) Linn, 93, of Lawrence, died Friday evening, November 8, at the Lawrence General Hospital.

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  • Nancy M. Messina, 48

    Haverhill — Nancy M. Messina, 48, of Haverhill, died Tuesday morning, November 12, at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House, Haverhill.

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  • Paul E. Karem, 52

    Merrimac, MA — Paul died on Nov. 12. He was born in Gloucester, MA on Dec. 2, 1960, to Judith Krupski and Thomas C. Karem Sr. Grew up in Atkinson/Plaistow area, later went on to earn a degree in mechanical engineering, most recently worked at American Creative Machine Enterprise in Manchester, N.H. Paul was an avid reader, enjoyed golf, and was an enthusiastic sports fan, especially the Rams and Red Sox. He enjoyed spending time with his family, friends, and his co-workers, was proud to be the winner in the "big contest" at work. Paul is survived by his mother Judith Krupski and her companion Rob Hollingshead of Brunswick, ME, stepfather Joseph Krupski and his wife Janice of Harahan, LA. Brothers Thomas Karem of O.O.B., ME. Peter Krupski and his companion Rita Hambelton of Westbrook, ME. Sister Mary Krupski and her companion of N. Waterboro, ME. Nephews Brandon Krupski, Garret Hamrick, Daniel and Sam Krupski, Tyler Cecil, and niece Whitney Cecil. Many relatives and friends in MA and NH. Predeceased by his brother Joseph Krupski. A gathering of family and friends will be held at a later date. Online condolences can made at www.directcremationofmaine.com. Contributions can be made to the charity of your choice in Paul's name.

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  • Simon M. Tavitian, “Si”, 74

    Bradford — Simon M. Tavitian, “Si”, 74, of Medford, and formerly of Bradford, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at Melrose Wakefield Hospital, Melrose, MA.

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  • Thursday, November 14, 2013
  • Elizabeth Arakelian, 90

    Haverhill — Elizabeth (Chilpyian) Arakelian, 90, of Haverhill died Wednesday evening, November 6, at Penacook Place Nursing Home, Haverhill.

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  • George Manghis, 88

    Williston, VT — George Manghis, 88, of Plaistow, N.H. and Melbourne Beach, Fla., passed on Saturday evening, November 2, 2013, at the Vermont Respite House in Williston, Vt. With the support and encouragement of wonderful friends, family and caregivers, he was able to stay as engaged and independent as possible through this six-month journey with his illness.

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  • Mary "Pat" Perreault, 72

    Easton, PA — Mary "Pat" Perreault, 72, of Easton, PA, formerly of Kingston and Atkinson, New Hampshire, died Sunday, November 3, 2013, in St. Luke's Hospital, Bethlehem, PA surrounded by her family. Mary was born in Haverhill, MA, she was the daughter of the late Albert J. and Mary E. (Lowes) Perreault. She attended the University of New Hampshire, was a graduate of Bradford College, Bradford, MA, and received her Master's degree in Library Sciences from Simmons College in Boston, MA. She worked as a Library Archivist for the National Park Service at the Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston, MA. She later worked for the New Hampshire Political Library in Concord, NH. An avid reader, she also enjoyed needlework and Genealogy. She had traced the Perrault Family back to the 1600s in Quebec. She was a member of St. Rocco's Roman Catholic Church, Martins Creek, PA. She volunteered for many years at the North Reading Theatre Workshop, Reading, MA, working behind the scenes during many performances. Surviving are sister, Jean, with whom she resided; brother, Raymond, and his wife, Charlene, Lakeport, CA; sister-in-law, Eileen Perreault, Dingman's Ferry, PA; nephews, Michael and his wife Jennifer, Adam and his wife Jennifer, and Ryanand his wife, Yinette; nieces, Chrissy Ballester and her husband Jaime, and Robynn Geise and her husband Byron; eight grandnieces and grandnephews. She was looking forward to the birth of two more at the end of the year. She was predeceased by her brother, Albert W. Perreault. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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  • Philip M. DiPietro

    Formerly of Haverhill — Philip M. DiPietro, of Hampton, NH and formerly of Haverhill, died Tuesday morning, November 5th at Lahey Clinic, Burlington.

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  • Thursday, November 7, 2013
  • Agnes (Conte) Bevilacqua, 89

    Haverhill — Agnes (Conte) Bevilacqua, 89, of Haverhill died Saturday morning, October 26, at her residence surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late State Representative Francis J. Bevilacqua who died in 2009 and her survivors include a daughter, Linda and her husband Daniel Malynn of Haverhill, with whom she lived, four sons, Rick Bevilacqua and his partner Nora Carroll of Haverhill, James and his wife Diane Bevilacqua of Haverhill, Francis and his wife Gabrielle Bevilacqua of Plaistow, NH, Michael and his wife Tamra Bevilacqua of Portland, ME, a brother, Frank and his wife Lena Conte of Haverhill, sister-in-law Jennie Conte of Haverhill, 11 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

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  • Anne M. Callahan, 87

    Haverhill — Anne M. (Guard) Callahan, 87, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Friday, November 1, 2013.

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  • Elmer C. "Al" Alestock, 72

    Haverhill — Elmer (Al) C. Alestock, 72, of Haverhill, died Saturday evening, November 2, at the Lawrence General Hospital, Lawrence.

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  • Esther E. Bach Johnson, 98

    Bradford — Esther E. Bach Johnson, 98, went home to be with her Lord at the home of her daughter in Bradford, MA surrounded by family who loved her.

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  • Kathleen A. (Burke) Oliveira, 74

    Groveland — Kathleen A. (Burke) Oliveira, 74, of Groveland, died Sunday, November 3, at the Hannah Duston Healthcare Center, Haverhill.

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  • Margarita C. Rivera, 72

    Haverhill — Margarita C. Rivera, 72, of Haverhill, passed away Friday, October 11, at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill.

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  • Mary E. (Fletcher) Wilcox

    Formerly of Hampstead, NH — Mary E. (Fletcher) Wilcox, 89, former longtime Hampstead, NH resident, died Wednesday morning, October 30, at Penacook Place Nursing Home.

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  • Ruth M. Corcoran, 92

    Haverhill — Ruth M. Corcoran died peacefully in her sleep on November 3, 2013, under the loving care of her family.

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  • Thursday, October 31, 2013
  • Joseph P. Martin, 49

    Lawrence, MA — Known to all as "JP." Lived his entire life in Lawrence where he was educated and spent most of his adult life as a painter. JP lived his life doing it just the way he wanted and will be remembered not only as a good friend, but as a brother to most. JP is survived by his best friend and partner, Pamela Merry of Lawrence, Mass.; brothers, William (Billy) Davis of Merrimack, NH, Steve and Jennifer (Hesse) Martin of Haverhill, Donald Martin of Methuen; sisters, Betty (Martin) and Fred Cotter of Newburyport, Mass., Lorri (Davis) and Mark Pelletier of Pembroke, N.H.; several nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles.

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  • Margaret "Billie" Dufresne, 86

    Saylorsburg, PA — Margaret "Billie" E. Dufresne passed away surrounded by her loving family on Friday, October 25th at home.

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  • Stanley C. Jesionowski, 70

    Haverhill — Stanley C. Jesionowski, 70, of Haverhill, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 22, at his residence.

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