Preston P. Ferraro Jr.

December 9, 1985 ~ September 6, 2021 (age 35)

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NAHANT- Mr. Preston P. Ferraro, Jr., 35, of Nahant, formerly of Lynn and Lawrence, passed away unexpectedly at his home.

Born in Salem, he was the son of Deborah A. O’Neil and was raised in Lynn and Lawrence. He was a graduate of Lawrence High School.

Preston worked for many years in the food service industry. His out-going personality made him a favorite among the residents at the local nursing homes where he worked. He always made time to listen to a story, share a joke or lend a hand if needed. His strong work ethic and his dedication to the job was evident to those he worked with.

A loving son, father, brother, grandson, nephew and cousin, Preston loved being surrounded by his family. He was a loyal friend who could always be counted on and will be deeply missed by his loving family and many friends.

Preston is survived by his mother, Deborah A. O’Neil of Lynn, his children, Elijah Ferraro and Mikayla Ferraro, both of Lynn and Aidan Ferraro of Beverly, his sister, Amanda Gonzalez-O’Neil of Manchester, NH, his brothers, Brett Ferraro of Salem, NH and Antonio Gonzalez-O’Neil of Lynn, his maternal grandmother, Pauline O’Neil of Manchester, NH and his great-uncle, Joseph Burnham of Chelsea and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

ARRANGEMENTS: At the request of the family all services are private. Assisting the family with the arrangements is O’Donnell Cremations – Funerals – Celebrations - Salem, 84 Washington Sq., (at Salem Common) Salem. Expressions of sympathy may be made in Preston’s memory to NAMI Massachusetts, The Schrafft’s Center, 529 Main St., Suite 1M17, Boston, MA 02129. To share a memory. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit

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