Service to be held on May 25, 2017

Gertrude (Shepard) Burnham ,

- May 20, 2017 , Peabody, Massachusetts



Mrs. Gertrude (Shepard) Burnham, 89, of Peabody, formerly of Danvers, died Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Kaplan Family Hospice House, surrounded by her loving family. Born in St. Albans, Vermont, she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Eva (Gosselin) Shepard. Mrs. Burnham had been employed in the Housekeeping Department at Blakedale Nursing Home and Twin Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Danvers for many years where she was known... more
Service to be held on May 31, 2017

Rita E. (Rourke) Dunn , 98

September 18, 1918 - May 19, 2017 , Marblehead, Massachusetts



MARBLEHEAD – Mrs. Rita E. (Rourke) Dunn, 98 of Marblehead, wife of the late John Thomas Dunn, died Friday, May 19, 2017 at the Lafayette Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Facility surrounded by her family. Born in Orono, Maine, she was the daughter of the late William and Gladys Rourke. Raised and educated in Marblehead, MA, she was a graduate of Marblehead High School. A loving and dedicated wife and mother, Rita took great pride in... more
Service to be held on May 27, 2017

Richard Bochynski, Sr. ,

- May 18, 2017 , Beverly, Massachusetts



BEVERLY – Mr. Richard "Dick" Bochynski 68, beloved husband of Diane M. (Eaton) Bochynski, died Thursday, May 18, 2017, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Salem he was the son of Louis Bochynski Sr. of Beverly and the late Angela (Grasso) Bochynski. He was raised and educated in Beverly and was a graduate of Beverly High School, class of 1968. An honorably discharged veteran, he served his country as a... more
Service to be held on no services

Joyce E. (Therault) Nelson ,

- May 16, 2017 , Peabody, Massachusetts



PEABODY – Mr. Joyce E. (Therault) Nelson 82, of Peabody, beloved wife of the late Robert Nelson, died unexpectedly Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at her home. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Epiphany and Annette (Loranger) Therault. She was raised and educated in Salem. Mrs. Nelson had been employed with G.T.E. Sylvania at the Boston Street Plant for many years until the time of her retirement. Following retirement she went... more
Service to be held on May 22, 2017

Carol Lee (Cretecos) Conklin , 62

October 29, 1954 - May 15, 2017 , Boxford, Massachusetts



BOXFORD- Mrs. Carol Lee (Cretecos) Conklin 62, beloved wife of Richard F. Conklin Jr., died May 15th, 2017 at Mass General Hospital in Boston after a courageous battle with cystic fibrosis. Born in Saugus, she was the daughter of Yvonne (Albanese) Cretecos and the late George A. Cretecos Sr, who passed away May 13th, 2017. She was raised and educated in Lynn and Danvers and was a graduate of Danvers High School. A 40... more
Service to be held on May 18, 2017

Donald H. Jacobson ,

- May 14, 2017 , Danvers, Massachusetts



DANVERS – Mr. Donald H. Jacobson 77, of Danvers, beloved husband of Eileen A. (Johnson) Jacobson, died Sunday, May 14, 2017. Born in Cambridge, he was the son of the late Oscar and Anna (Truedsson) Jacobson. He was raised and educated in Stoneham and was a graduate of Stoneham High School and Huntington Preparatory School. He continued his education at Northeastern University. Mr. Jacobson was devoted to his country... more
Service to be held on May 19, 2017

Winifred Frances (Burke) Coombs ,

- May 14, 2017 , Peabody, Massachusetts



PEABODY- Mrs. Winifred Frances (Burke) Coombs 89, of Peabody, beloved wife of Thomas J. Coombs, died Sunday, evening, May 14th, 2017 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late John Henry and Margaret (Tyrrell) Burke. She was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of the former St. James High School in Salem. Mrs. Coombs had been employed as a Nurses' Aid at the former... more
Service to be held on May 20, 2017

Jane Frances (Jaworski) Hannify ,

- May 14, 2017 , Salem, Massachusetts



SALEM – Mrs. Jane Frances (Jaworski) Hannify, 65 of Salem, beloved wife of Michael F. Hannify, died Sunday, May 14th, 2017 at Salem Hospital. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Henry J. and Rosamond (Trainor) Jaworski. She was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School. Jane had been employed for many years at the former Danvers State Hospital and also worked as a Medical Transcriptionist. ... more
Service to be held on no services

Robert P. Kane , 90

May 1, 1927 - May 14, 2017 , Lynnfield, Massachusetts



LYNNFIELD – Mr. Robert P. Kane (Bob) 90, of Lynnfield, and 46-year resident of Danvers, passed away after a brief illness on May 14, 2017. He was the son of John and Julia (Herlihy) Kane. Loving husband of June (Gosselin) Kane for 72 years, having fallen in love and married as teenagers. He is predeceased by his siblings, Jack, Eleanor, Richie, Muriel and Leo. He is survived by his devoted & loving children; daughter, Judy Shepard and... more
Service to be held on May 17, 2017

George Anthony Cretecos, Sr. ,

- May 13, 2017 , Danvers, Massachusetts



DANVERS – Mr. George Anthony Cretecos Sr. 89, of Danvers, beloved husband of Yvonne Irene (Albanese) Cretecos, died Saturday, May 13, 2017 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. Born in Lynn, he was the son of the late George John and Mildred E. (McDermott) Cretecos. He was raised and educated in Lynn and was a graduate of Lynn English High School. He continued his education at Northeastern University following his honorable... more