Service to be held on May 4, 2016

Mercedes (Candelaria) Marquez ,

- May 1, 2016 , Salem, Massachusetts



SALEM- Mrs. Mercedes (Candelaria) Marquez of Salem, beloved wife of the late Pablo Marquez, died, Sunday May 1st, 2016 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Born in Puerto Rico, she was the daughter of the late Calixto and Husta (Santiago) Candelaria. She was raised and educated in Puerto Rico and immigrated to the United State in 1968 settling on the North Shore. She was a long time resident of the North Shore and most recently the... more
Service to be held on May 5, 2016

Edward J. Rubbico ,

- April 30, 2016 , Lynnfield, Massachusetts



LYNNFIELD – Mr. Edward J. Rubbico, 83, of Lynnfield and Alton Bay, N.H., beloved husband of Brenda Ann (Secatore) Rubbico, died April 30th, 2016 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston surrounded by his family. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late James and Jennie (Forte) Rubbico. He was raised and educated in Brighton, graduated from Boston Technical High School, and received a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing... more
Service to be held on May 3, 2016

Linda J. (Arakelian) Curtis , 68

June 1, 1947 - April 27, 2016 , Danvers, Massachusetts



Linda J. Curtis died Wednesday, April 27th, at her home following a lengthy illness. She was the wife of Daniel F. Curtis with whom she (patiently) shared over 40 years of marriage. Born on June 1st, 1947, in Salem, MA, she was the daughter of the late Haig and Edith (Nordigian) Arakelian. She attended the Peabody public schools, and was a member of the Peabody High School class of 1964. Following high school she attended Salem State... more
Service to be held on May 3, 2016

Thomas M. Leonard ,

- April 26, 2016 , Danvers, Massachusetts



DANVERS – Mr. Thomas M. Leonard of Danvers recently passed away at Hospice House surrounded by his family after a short illness. He lived a full and fruitful life and tried his best to be a wise and worthy contributor to society and to be a loving friend and advisor to his wife and family. He was actively involved in two communities for most of his life; Salem where he was born and worked most of his life, and then in Danvers where he lived... more
Service to be held on April 28, 2016

Reverend Richard Albert Driscoll ,

- April 24, 2016 , Topsfield, Massachusetts



TOPSFIELD- Reverend Richard Albert Driscoll 91, of Topsfield, died Sunday, April 24th, 2016 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Bedford. Born in Melrose, he was the son of the late Walter L. Sr. and Anne J. (Shepherd) Driscoll. He was raised and educated in Medford and was a graduate of St. Joseph Grammar School, Boston College High School and Medford High School. He entered the United States Army in 1943,... more
Service to be held on June 18, 2016

Peter T. Piemonte ,

- April 23, 2016 , Belchertown, Massachusetts



Mr. Peter Piemonte died unexpectedly in a SCUBA diving accident off the coast of Gloucester on April 23, 2016 at the age of 61. Peter was the son of the late Kay (Kirchmier) & Joe Piemonte of Salem and was a long-time resident of Belchertown. Peter had been employed as a corporate pilot for the Hudson's Bay Company and previously with the Tishman Corporation, but his real passion was diving. He was an accomplished adventure deep diver... more
Service to be held on April 30, 2016

Mark Sheldon ,

- April 23, 2016 , Danvers, Massachusetts



DANVERS- Mr. Mark Charles Sheldon 57, of Danvers, beloved husband of Susan (Cormier) Sheldon, died unexpectedly, April 23rd, 2016 at his home. Born in Danvers, he was the son of Lois A. (Kemmer) Sheldon of Danvers and the late Charles F. Sheldon. He was raised and educated in Danvers and was a graduate of Danvers High School. Mark was employed with Hotwatt of Danvers for over twenty one years. He met one of his closest friends, Tony... more
Service to be held on April 26, 2016

Jonathan M. Dresser , 56

November 15, 1959 - April 22, 2016 , Peabody, Massachusetts



PEABODY- Jonathan Mark Dresser, 56 of Peabody, died Friday, April 22, 2016 in the Kaplan Family Hospice House surrounded by his family, after a courageous battle with acute Myelogenous Leukemia. Born in Beverly, November 15, 1959, Jon was the son of Shirley (Getchell) Dresser and the late John (Jack) Dresser. He was raised and educated in Danvers and graduated from Danvers High School class of 1978. Jon worked at several distribution... more
Service to be held on April 25, 2016

Carol L. (Gustafson) Thompson-Galatis ,

- April 22, 2016 , Beverly, Massachusetts



BEVERLY – Mrs. Carol L. (Gustafson) Thompson-Galatis, 75, of Beverly, beloved wife of the late Richard C. Thompson and the late Basil Galatis, died Friday, April 22, 2016 in Beverly Hospital surrounded by her two loving daughters after a lengthy illness. Born in Lynn, Carol was the daughter of the late Everett and Eva K. (Kujansuu) Gustafson. She was raised and educated in Lynn before moving to Peabody, where she resided for most of her... more
Service to be held on July 20, 2016

Mark "Ernie" Ernst ,

- April 19, 2016 , Swampscott, Massachusetts



Mark "Ernie" Ernst of Swampscott passed away at Care One in Peabody on April 19th, 2016 at age 54, after a long battle with Diabetes. He was born on July 20th 1961, to Lester and Janet Ernst. He attended Swampscott schools and graduated from Swampscott High School in 1979. Mark was a force when it came to cross country, winter and spring track, setting many records throughout his high school athletic career. Mark was even inducted into the... more