Katherine A. Re, 88

Aug 6, 2020 by

Loved watching cooking shows Published August 5, 2020 LYNNFIELD — Katherine “Kitty” A. (Sawicki) Re, 88, of Lynnfield, formerly of West Peabody, born in Boston on Thursday, Nov. 26, 1931, died on Sunday, July 26, 2020. Kitty passed away surrounded by loved ones in her Lynnfield home after a short yet brave battle with lung cancer. Unfortunately, treatment was not an option for Kitty, so coming home to the comfort and care of her family was all she wanted. Kitty was a lover of takeout, especially Kentucky Fried Chicken and Kowloon. She enjoyed spending time with her family and loved watching cooking shows. If you heard a short yet cheerful yodel, you knew Kitty was in a good mood. She spent her life tirelessly caring for her family, often not taking enough time to...

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Barry E. Stevens, 79

Aug 6, 2020 by

U.S. Navy veteran Published August 5, 2020 LYNNFIELD — Barry E. Stevens,  79, a longtime resident of Lynnfield, formerly of Reading, passed away on July 30, 2020 at the Sawtelle Family Hospice House in Reading. Barry was born in Medford on June 25, 1941. He was the son of the late Ralph E. and Eleanor N. (Riker) Stevens. Barry was a graduate of Reading Memorial High School and was a member of the Class of 1959. Barry proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy. Barry was the beloved husband of Elizabeth S. (Stuart) Stevens. He was the devoted father of Douglas A. Stevens of Lynnfield. He was the cherished brother of Barbara E. Stevens of Manchester, N.H.; and the late Douglas E. Stevens. Barry’s funeral and burial will be private and there are...

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John Philip Friberg III, 65

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His warm, compassionate and light-hearted soul touched many Published August 5, 2020 WINDHAM, N.H. — John Philip Friberg III, 65, of Windham, N.H., formerly of North Reading, died on July 28, 2020, after a long, courageous battle with cancer. John was born on January 14, 1955 to John and Mildred (Butler) Friberg. After his father passed at a young age, John and his sister Karen were raised by Mildred in Weymouth, Mass., where John excelled on the football field for Weymouth North High School and earned the nickname “Freight Train.” He graduated from Stonehill College with an accounting degree, and often returned to his alma mater to photograph basketball and football games. John worked as a financial analyst for State Street Bank and BNY Mellon. John raised his two children, Jay and Alison, with...

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Steven T. Richard, 58

Jul 29, 2020 by

Blessed with artistic talent Published July 29, 2020 LYNNFIELD — Steven T. Richard, 58, a longtime resident of Lynnfield, died at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center in Burlington on March 24, 2020 from COVID-19.  Steven was born in Stoneham on April 20, 1961, and was the youngest of four children of the late Earl L. and Edith M. (Pope) Richard. Steven was a loving husband to Karen Nascembeni, his wife, partner and friend of 30 years. They were married on Sept. 30, 2000 in the beautiful coastal town of Ocean Point, Maine. Steven was raised in Lynnfield and attended Lynnfield High School. He graduated from the New England School of Photography in Boston. Blessed with artistic talent, Steven was passionate about his calling. For more than three decades, he photographed for numerous organizations, including...

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Carol S. Carter, 83

Jul 29, 2020 by

Taught in the Lynnfield schools for 25 years Published July 29, 2020 LYNNFIELD — Carol S. Carter, 83, a longtime Lynnfield resident, died Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. Born in Lima, Ohio on July 23, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Lowell K. and Zelma (Brower) Shaffer. Mrs. Carter was raised and educated in Delphos, Ohio. She received her bachelor’s degree from Bowling Green State University in Ohio and her master’s degree in Education from Salem State University. She taught for a couple of years in Ipswich before enjoying a long tenure of 25 years in Lynnfield Public Schools. Carol worked at the South School and later Huckleberry Hill School, where she taught second, third and fourth grade and served as a reading instructor until her...

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Josephine Malley, 89

Jul 29, 2020 by

Enjoyed helping students while in LHS Guidance Dept. Published July 29, 2020 LYNNFIELD — Josephine (Ciaramella) Malley, 89, a longtime resident of Lynnfield, passed away on Friday, July 17, 2020. She was the beloved wife of the late James P. Malley. She was the loving sister of Marie Orlowski of Medford; and Raffaele J. Ciaramella Jr. and his wife Rita of Wilmington. She is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends. Born on Jan. 18, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Raffaele J. Ciaramella Sr. and Marie (Gisetto) Ciaramella. She was the stepdaughter of the late Agnes (Holland) Ciaramella. She married the love of her life, James Malley, and moved to Lynnfield, where she remained a resident for the rest of her life. At the time of...

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