Lynnfield Obituaries

Lorraine A. Dolbeare, 88

Posted by on Feb 17, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Lorraine A. Dolbeare, 88

Registered nurse known for her compassion Published February 17, 2021 KENNEBUNKPORT, ME — Lorraine Ann Dolbeare, (Gerry) 88, of Kennebunkport, ME passed away peacefully on Feb 7, 2021 surrounded by loving family. Born in Winchester to Frederick and Josephine Gerry on March 8, 1932, and graduating from Wakefield High School in 1950, Lorraine fulfilled her life dream by educating herself as a successful registered nurse at The Melrose Hospital in 1953. Dedicating countless years as a compassionate and loving RN throughout the North Shore, Lorraine touched the lives of...

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Victoria Simoneau, 81

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Loved her family and making friends Published February 17, 2021 LYNNFIELD — Victoria E. (Lund) Simoneau, 81, of Lynnfield, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Feb. 10 while surrounded by her family. She was born on June 19, 1939 to the late Victor and Elizabeth (Wilson) Lund. Vickie was raised in Wakefield and was a graduate of Wakefield High School Class of 1957. She was a member of the Wakefield Majorettes. Vickie was married to her high school sweetheart, William Simoneau Jr., for over 60 years. Together, they moved to...

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Peter Pesa, 85

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Published February 17, 2021 Korean War veteran, town assessor MILTON, Ga. — Peter Pesa, 85 of Milton, Georgia, passed away peacefully on Feb. 9, 2021, with his wife and daughter at his side after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Peter grew up in Revere and moved to Lynnfield, where he raised his family. Upon his retirement in 1999, he fulfilled a lifelong dream of getting away from the snow and moved to Englewood, Florida, where he lived for more than 20 years. He was an Air Force veteran and...

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Paul Douglas Anderson, 87

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U.S. Navy veteran, published author Published February 17, 2021 NORTH READING — Paul  Douglas “Doug” Anderson, Ph.D, 87, of North Reading and formerly of Lynnfield, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021 peacefully surrounded by his family.  He served from 1951 to 1959 in the U.S. Navy as a Marine Medic. Doug retired after 49 years as a professor of Anatomy and Physiology and Biology.  He was a published author of several textbooks and study guides. Doug enjoyed gardening, woodworking, camping and, most of all, spending time with his family.  He...

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Allen Lieb, 76

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Architect, volunteered for many community organizations Published February 17, 2021 SALEM, N.H. — Allen M. Lieb, 76, of Salem, New Hampshire, formerly of Lynnfield and West Peabody, died on Jan. 27, 2021 at Holy Family Hospital, Methuen, due to complications of COVID-19. He was the loving and devoted husband to Georgann Finberg Lieb of 33 years. He was the loving and devoted father of Benjamin A. Lieb and his wife Jessica Costigan Lieb of Salem, New Hampshire. Allen’s career as an architect spanned over 50 plus years. He founded Allen Lieb...

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Americo A. Galante, 94

Posted by on Feb 11, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Americo A. Galante, 94

U.S. Navy veteran worked for New England Telephone Company Published February 10, 2021  LYNNFIELD — Funeral services were held privately due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic for Americo A. “Rick” Galante, 94, also affectionately known as “Granddad” to both family and friends. Rick died on Thursday, January 28, 2020 at the MelroseWakefield Hospital in Melrose following a brief illness. He was just one month shy of his 95th birthday. Rick was born and raised in Woburn, attended Woburn schools and was an alumnus of Woburn High School. As young...

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Patricia Melendy, 79

Posted by on Feb 3, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Patricia Melendy, 79

Cherished her family, worked in funeral and legal business  Published February 3, 2021 LYNNFIELD — Patricia A. Melendy (née Welsh), 79, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2021, in the peaceful surroundings of her home with her loving and caring family at her side. Patricia was a breast cancer survivor and lived courageously with bone cancer for the past few years. A resident of Lynnfield since 1962, she was born and raised in Chelsea. Patricia was the loving daughter of the late William F. Welsh Sr. and Pearl A....

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Joseph Piazza, 86

Posted by on Jan 27, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Joseph Piazza, 86

Dedicated family man worked in produce business Published January 27, 2021 LYNNFIELD — Joseph Piazza, 86, of Lynnfield, passed away peacefully on Jan. 19, 2021. Joe was born in Boston to Lawrence P. Piazza and Anna Boudris in 1935. He graduated from Arlington High School in 1954, and went on to graduate with distinction from the Babson Institute of Business Administration 1957. While there, he was the business manager of the Babsonian. Joe served in the Air Force and was stationed in Germany before returning to join the family...

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Karin S. Hellmer, 77

Posted by on Jan 20, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Karin S. Hellmer, 77

Former teacher, technical writer, website designer Published January 20, 2021 LYNNFIELD — Karin S. Hellmer, or “Kory” to most who knew her, passed away on Jan. 6, 2021. She was born on Jan. 16, 1943 to the late Greta and Carl M. Hellmer. She spent her childhood in Lynnfield, where she was active in the Girl Scouts and built friendships that would last a lifetime. Early on, she found a love for travel and adventure, paddling the Rangeley Lakes with her summer campmates, who would guide her on her...

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Leonard Marino, 66

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Associate VP with engineering firm; college professor Published January 20, 2021 LYNNFIELD — Leonard “Leo” Marino, 66, of Lynnfield passed away on Jan. 7, 2021 with his family by his side. He was the beloved husband of Linda (Marshall). He was the loving father of Anthony, Christopher, Andrea and Victoria Marino. He was the adored son of the late Antonio Marino and Francesca (Scimemi). He was the cherished nephew of Paolo Scimemi. Leo and his parents immigrated to America in 1955 from Salemi, Sicily, on the SS Andrea Doria....

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