North Reading Obituaries

Paul R. Sidilou, 64

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Enjoyed boating, dancing, time with friends Published April 18, 2019 PEABODY— Paul R. Sidilou, 64, of Peabody, died unexpectedly after taking a fall in March. Paul was born on April 19, 1954, in Salem, Mass, a son of the late David R. Sidilou and Jean A. Sidilou of Manchester, N.H., formerly of North Reading and Lynn. Paul was a graduate of Lynn Technical High School, and shortly thereafter he started his machine shop with his brother, Peter; 44 years later they are still in business in Beverly. Paul lived...

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Joanne J. Kuniholm, 62

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Nurtured both the land and the people on it Published April 18, 2019 LANCASTER, Pa. — Joanne J. Kuniholm, 62, of Lancaster, Pa., passed away peacefully on Friday, April 12, 2019 at home. She was the loving wife of Jason H. Kuniholm with whom she shared 38 years of marriage. Born in Winchester, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Charles and Marjorie (Foye) Jeanes. Joanne was a graduate of Messiah College and Hahnemann University and became a Marriage and Family Therapist. She was a member of East...

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William H. Howard Jr., 88

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Had a love for singing old hymns and golf Published April 18, 2019 NORTH READING — William H. Howard Jr., 88, passed away on Monday evening, April 8, 2019. He was a loving husband and father of five children. Bill was born on September 7, 1930 in Peabody to William H. Howard Sr. and Dorothy May (Waring) Howard. He entered the U.S. Marine Corp at the age of 21 and he served overseas during the Korean War. On July 11, 1953, he married the love of his life, Shirley...

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Marilyn M. Whittier, 69

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Always interested in new places and cultures, had backpacked through Europe  Published April 18, 2019 LYNNFIELD — Marilyn M. (Mottolo) Whittier, 69, a longtime resident of Lynnfield and Dennis, passed away peacefully with her family and friends by her side on Monday, April 8, 2019. Marilyn was born on October 14, 1949, and was one of seven children of the late Anthony J. and Mabel H. (Fiske) Mottolo. She grew up in Wilmington and Andover, and graduated from Andover High. An independent woman, Marilyn took to traveling after high...

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Kathleen L. Wilson, 72

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Owned Wilsoncraft Folk Art Studio Published April 18, 2019 ANDOVER — Kathleen L. (DeMare) Wilson, 72, of Andover, formerly of Detroit, Michigan, New Jersey and New Hampshire, passed away Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. She was the beloved wife of the late Alan H. Wilson. Born in Detriot on August 21, 1946, she was the daughter of the late Dan A. and Mary A. DeMare. Kathie was a graduate of the University of Michigan where she received her bachelor of science...

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Marie J. Moreira, 87

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Published April 18, 2019 ANDOVER — Marie J. Moreira, 87, of Andover and formerly of North Reading, died Monday evening, April 15, 2019 at the High Pointe Hospice House in Haverhill. Arrangements were incomplete at press and are under the direction of the Croswell Funeral Home, 19 Bow Street, North Reading....

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F. Richard Standley, 90

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Owned Little Meadow Fur Farm and Standley Salvage Published April 11, 2019 NORTH READING — F. Richard Standley, 90, of North Reading, died at his home on Friday, April 5, 2019. He was the beloved husband of the late Genevieve G. (Chisholm) Standley. Born in Melrose, he was the son of the late Frederick J. and Dessie Estelle (Lamb) Standley. He was a lifelong resident of North Reading. He attended school in North Reading and the Essex Agricultural School in Middleton. Dick was a mink rancher for the Little...

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Kenneth C. Forbes, 75

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Published April 11, 2019 Red Sox and Pats fan, enjoyed NASCAR and motorcycles FREMONT, N.H. — Kenneth C. Forbes, 75, of Fremont, N.H., formerly of Orr’s Island, Maine and Londonderry, N.H., died Saturday, March 30, 2019, at Frisbie Memorial Hospital in Rochester, N.H. Born in Malden, Mass. on September 14, 1943, he was the son of the late Charles E. and Shirley (Pattee) Forbes. He was a graduate of Medford High School and received his associate degree in Criminal Justice from St. Anselm’s College in Goffstown, N.H. Ken was...

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William H. Howard, 88

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Posted on: Thursday, April 11, 2019 BOXFORD — William H. Howard Jr., 88, of Boxford and formerly of North Reading, died Monday evening, April 8, 2019 at the E.N. Rogers Veterans Hospital in Bedford. The Croswell Funeral Home, 19 Bow Street, North Reading, is in charge of the arrangements, which were not complete at press time (www.croswellfuneralhome.com). Complete notice will follow next...

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Ross Henderson, 84

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Awarded for several patents Published April 4, 2019 NORTH READING — Ross Henderson, 84, of North Reading and formerly of Ohio, passed away at his home on Saturday, March 30, 2019. Ross was born in Vancouver, British Columbia on February 24, 1935. He was the son of the late Frank L. and Bertha L. (Inglis) Henderson. He received his bachelor of science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Oklahoma and his master’s in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh. Born and raised in the Canadian Rockies...

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