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THOMAS J. HYNES OF LOWELL
Mr. Thomas J. Hynes of Lowell, MA. died Aug. 5, 1999 at the
Lowell General Hospital.
He was married to the late Margaret (Garvey) Hynes who died
April 4, 1995. 
Born in Lowell, MA. on April 27, 1908, the son of the late
Patrick and Margaret (O'Neil) Hynes. He was educated in the
Lowell School System.
He served with the U.S. Army during World War II. 
He was employed with City of Lowell D.P.W. as a heavy
Equipment operator, retiring in 1962.
He was a communicant of St. Margaret's Church and was a
Member of the church's Holy Name Society, and Poor Claire Guild.
He was a member of the Middlesex County & Municipal Union,
and was a past member of South End Club, St. Peter's Cadets, and
the Lowell Senior Citizens Club.
He is survived by two nieces Carole and her husband Edward
Daly, and Mary E. and her husband Robert McLeod both of Lowell,
and two nephews John Hynes of Lowell, and Daniel and his wife
Valerie Leahy of Chelmsford, MA. and many great nieces and great
nephews.
He was the brother of the late William Hines of Lowell,
Ma. who died on Jan.28, 1995, and John A. Hynes of Lowell, MA.
died April 14, 1981.

FUNERAL NOTICE 
HYNES, of Lowell, MA. died Aug. 5, 1999. Thomas J. Hynes. Funeral
Sat. at 8 am from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST.
CHELMSFORD, with a funeral Mass at 9 am at St. Margaret's Church.
No Visiting Hours. Burial in St. Patrick's Cemetery. ARRANGEMENTS
BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.

RICHARD C. BACON
ASSISTANT FIRE CHIEF IN DUNSTABLE DIES WHILE ON DUTY
Mr. Richard C. Bacon age 45, of Dunstable died suddenly Aug.
5, 1999 at the Lowell General Hospital.
Born in Lowell, MA. on Feb. 17, 1953, the son of George W.
and Billie (Forbes) Bacon of Dunstable. He was a graduate of
Groton High School with the class of 1971, and attended New
Hampshire College in Manchester, N.H. for accounting.
After his schooling he worked for his dad C.M.Bacon & Sons
General Contractors in Dunstable, then started his own business,
the New England Well and Pump Co. in Dunstable.
He was a member and Assistant Chief of the Fire Dept. in
Dunstable.
He held membership with the Dunstable Grange # 31, the
Dunstable Volunteer Fire Fighters Association, and was the past
Director of the Dunstable Civil Defense.
Besides his parents, he is survived by his sisters Nancy &
her husband Charlie Rich of Pepperell, Linda & her husband Dan
Britko of Westford, Ann & her husband Dan Alves of Douglas, MA.,
& Brenda Bacon of Dunstable, his aunts & uncles Harry M. Bacon of
Dunstable, Pat & Willis Buckingham of Westford, & Barbara Bacon
of North Chelmsford, 1 niece Courtney Britko, & 3 nephews Gregory
Rich, and Danny Alves, and Stephen Britko.

FUNERAL NOTICE 
BACON, age 45, of Dunstable, MA. Assistant Fire Chief in
Dunstable, MA. died while on duty Aug. 5, 1999. Richard C. Bacon.
Funeral Mon. at 11 am at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST., CHELMSFORD. Visiting hours Sat. 7 to 9 pm & Sun. 2 to 4 and 7 to
9 p.m. Burial in Central Cemetery, Dunstable, MA. Memorials may
be made in his name to the Dunstable Volunteer Fire Fighters
Assoc., 726 Main St., Dunstable, MA. 01827. ARRANGEMENTS BY
DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.

ROSEMARY SHEA OF TYNGSBORO
Mrs. Rosemary (Carver) Shea of Tyngsboro died Aug. 6, 1999
at the D'Youville Senior Care Center in Lowell.
She was married to the late William B. Shea who died on July
19, 1976. 
Born in Boston, MA. on Jan. 6, 1910, the daughter of the
late Joseph and Mary Catherine (Miles) Carver. She was a
graduate of a Boston high school.
She and her family have lived in Tyngsboro for over 38
years, and prior to that she lived in Cambridge, MA. 
Over the years she was employed with Mass. General Hospital
and a dress shop at the Burlington Mall.
She was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church.
She was a member and Past President of the Tyngsboro Senior
Citizens Club, and was also a past member of the Tyngsboro
Democratic Committee.
She is survived by a son and his wife William B. and Arline
(Aldrich) Shea, Jr., and two grandchildren Arline Rosemary Babara
Shea, and Ashley Billie Shea, all of Tyngsboro, and a brother Leo
Carver of Boston.

FUNERAL NOTICE 
SHEA, of Tyngsboro, MA. died Aug. 6, 1999. Mrs. Rosemary (Carver)
Shea. Funeral Mon. at 8 am from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106
MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, with a funeral Mass at 9 am at St. John
the Evangelist Church, No. Chelmsford, MA. Visiting hours Sun. 2
to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Burial in Flint Cemetery, Tyngsboro, MA.
Memorials may be made in her name to the American Cancer Society.
ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.

MARION "COOKIE" MC KENNA OF DUNSTABLE
Mrs. Marion A. "Aunt Cookie" (Barbere) McKenna of Dunstable,
formerly of Billerica, MA. died Aug. 8, 1999 at the Lowell General
Hospital.
She was married to Allan F. McKenna with whom she celebrated
their 36th wedding anniversary on May 19, 1999. 
Born in East Boston, MA. on Oct. 9, 1942, the daughter of
the late Alfred I. and Mary J. (Hartford) Barbere. She was a
graduate of Billerica Memorial High School with the class of
1960, and the Travel Education Center School in Nashua, N.H.
Over the years she was employed with Johnson Travel Agency
in Chelmsford, and the First New England Mortgage Co. in Nashua,
N.H.
She was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church in North Chelmsford, MA.
Besides her husband she is survived by a son David J. McKenna of Dunstable, MA., two sisters and their husbands Mary J. and Phillip Snowbrick of Riley, IN., and Jo-Anne and Robert Elfman of Pepperell, MA., two brothers and their wives Francis A. and Karen (Gray) Barbere of Merrimack, N.H., and Michael D. and
Barbara (Wiemer) Barbere of Dunstable, MA., She was a sister-in-
law to many McKenna's among them is her best friend Hi C McKenna,
wife of the late James McKenna, of Dunstable, MA., and many
nieces and nephews.
She was the mother of the late Allan F. McKenna Jr. of Dunstable, MA. who died on April 9, 1989.

FUNERAL NOTICE 
MC KENNA, of Dunstable, MA., formerly of Billerica, MA. died Aug.
8, 1999. Mrs. Marion A. "Aunt Cookie" McKenna. Funeral Wed. at 8
am from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, MA., with a funeral Mass at 9 am at St. John the Evangelist Church, No. Chelmsford, MA. Visiting hours Tue. 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Burial in Central Cemetery, Dunstable, MA. Memorials may be made
in her name to the National Kidney Foundation of MA., Inc., 105
Eastern Ave., Dedham, MA. 02026. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.

SALVATORE E. COCCHIARO OF NORTH CHELMSFORD
Mr. Salvatore E. Cocchiaro of North Chelmsford, died August
12, 1999 at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.
He was married to Mrs. Jeannine (Lemieux) Cocchiaro with
whom he celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on May 30. 
Born in Lawrence, on April 28, 1930, the son of the late
Michael and Madeline (LaRocca) Cocchiaro. He was a graduate of
Lawrence High School with the class of 1948, and a graduate of
Merrimack College with an Associates Degree in Business
Administration.
Mr. Cocchiaro was a 1st Sergeant with the Massachusetts
National Guard in his earlier years.
Prior to his retirement he was employed as the Vice
President of sales for Sau-Sea Foods in New England, and earlier
was employed with Stop & Shop, Inc. for 37 years, the last 15
years as a Director of Seafood. Salvatore also served as the
President and Director of the New England Fisheries Development
Association, and Lectured at Massachusetts General Hospital on
Seafood Nutrition for the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program.
He was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church of
North Chelmsford.
Besides his wife Jeannine, he is survived by a daughter,
Celia Cocchiaro of Holden, MA, three sons and a daughter-in-law,
Carl Cocchiaro and Charles Cocchiaro both of North Chelmsford,
and Christopher and Amy (Padfield) Cocchiaro of Seattle, WA, and
two brothers, Carl Cocchiaro of Seabrook, NH, and Joseph
Cocchiaro of Southington, CT. 

FUNERAL NOTICE 
COCCHIARO, of N. Chelmsford, died Aug. 12, 1999. Salvatore E.
Cocchiaro. Funeral Mon. at 8 O'Clock from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME
106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, with a funeral Mass at 9 O'Clock at
St. John the Evangelist Church, N. Chelmsford. Visiting hours
Sun. 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Burial in St. Joseph's Cemetery,
Chelmsford. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.

WALTER E. BILL FORMERLY OF N. CHELMSFORD
Walter E. Bill of Nashua, NH, formerly of Hudson, FL, and N. Chelmsford, MA, died August 18, 1999 at the Greenbriar Skilled Care Center in Nashua, NH.
Born in Revere, MA, on November 17, 1916 the son of the late Elgin J. and Leslie (Farrington) Bill. He attended Public Schools in Lowell, Billerica and Chelmsford, graduating from the Lowell Technological Institute, with the class of 1949, attaining a B. S. Degree in Chemistry.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II, where he served in the Pacific Theatre, and among many assignments, he flew B17's and B24's with the 19th Bomb Group and the 43rd Bomb Group. He was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross. He would later continue as an instructor for new recruits heading into combat. Walter retired from the Army Air Corps reserves as a Major in 1962.
Walter was employed with the M. T. Stevens Company in Franklin, NH, from 1950 until 1953, then with the Geigy Chemical Corporation in New York City, NY, from 1953 until 1961, and retiring from the Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company in Pittsburgh, PA, in 1980, where he was a Technical Service Representative.
He is survived by a son, Russell and his wife Marcia Bill of Fountain Valley, CA; a daughter; Myrna Bill of Nashua, NH; a sister, Lucille & Edward Urban of N. Chelmsford, MA; two step-children, Allen Walker of Chandler, AZ, and Judith and her husband Peter White of Westford, MA; long time companion, Melissa Conway of Bayonet Point, FL; three grandchildren, Brenda Schmitt of Fountain Valley, CA, Sheryl Anderson of Huntington Beach, CA, and Rebecca Bill of Nashua, NH; and six great-grandchildren
He was the brother of the late Doris Wright of N. Chelmsford, MA, and Wilbur Bill, of N. Chelmsford and Tyngsboro, MA.

FUNERAL NOTICE 
BILL, of Nashua, NH, formerly of Hudson, FL, and N. Chelmsford, MA, died August 18, 1999. Walter E. Bill. Funeral Mon. at 11 a.m. from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 Middlesex St., Chelmsford. Visiting hours Sun. from 7 to 9 p.m. Burial Fairview Cemetery, Chelmsford. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.

ELWIN C. MERRILL OF NORTH CHELMSFORD
Mr. Elwin C. Merrill of North Chelmsford, died August 30, 1999 at Lowell General Hospital.
He was married to Mrs. Marion (Reedy) Merrill with whom he 
celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary on July 12. 
Born in Dracut, on February 2, 1920, the son of the late Harold F. and Lila (Adams) Merrill. He attended the Dracut School System.
He served with the U.S. Army during World War II. 
In his early years, Elwin was employed with Merrill's slaughterhouse in North Chelmsford, then later as a truck driver for the Boston Sausage Co. Elwin later retired in 1986 from the Brox Quarry in Dracut, where he was a truck driver. 
He was a member of the I.U.O.E. Local 4 of Boston, the Chelmsford Senior Citizens Club, a life member of the Tyngsboro Sportsmen's Club and the American Legion, Post 313 in North Chelmsford.
Besides his wife he is survived by four sons and three daughters-in-law, Kenneth R. and Rebecca Merrill of Houlton, ME, Ronald E. and Karen Merrill, Sr. of Chelmsford, Brian D. and Marlene Merrill of Lowell, and Robert B. Merrill, Sr. of North Chelmsford, a daughter and son-in-law, Elaine and Thomas Speranza of Framingham, and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. 
He was the brother of the late Harold F. Merrill and Donald A. Merrill both of Dracut.

FUNERAL NOTICE 
MERRILL, of N. Chelmsford, died Aug. 30, 1999. Elwin C. Merrill. Funeral
Fri. at 10 O'clock at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. N. CHELMSFORD. Visiting hours Thurs. 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Burial in Pine Ridge Cemetery, Chelmsford. ARANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.

WILIIAM R. MIDGLEY OF BROOKVILLE, FL, FORMERLY OF WESTFORD
Mr. William R. Midgley of Brookville, FL, formerly of Westford, died August 31, 1999 at his home in Florida.
He was married to Mrs. Theresa (Perrin) Midgley with whom he celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on May 16. 
Born in Lowell, on February 9, 1941, the son of James Midgley of Brookville, FL, and the late Laura (Hamm) Midgley. He was a graduate of Chelmsford High School with the class of 1958.
William was employed as a repairman with NYNEX from 1960 until his retirement in 1986.
He was a member of the I.B.E.W., the H.E. Fletcher Club in Westford, and the Chelmsford Lodge of Elks, B.P.O.E. #2310.
Besides his wife, he is survived by two sons and a daughter-in-law, William J. Midgley of Westford, and James J. and Tricia (Neal) Midgley of Townsend, a sister-in-law, Jeanne (Tellier) Midgley of North Chelmsford, and a granddaughter, Kelsey Midgley of Townsend.
He was the brother of the late James Midgley of North Chelmsford who died November 17, 1997.
A Private Funeral Service was held in Florida.

JANE MILLS OF LOWELL
Mrs. Jane (Bienvenue) Mills of Lowell died Sept. 2, 1999 at the
Lowell General Hospital.
She was married to Mr. Cliff Mills with whom she celebrated their 58th wedding anniversary on Aug. 30. 
Born in Manchester, NH, on Feb. 4, 1923, the daughter of the late Joseph L and Exonia (Martel) Bienvenue. She was educated in the Lowell School System. 
In her early years she was employed with Lowell Lingerie Mills.
She was a communicant of Sacred Heart Church of Lowell, MA.
She was an avid Bingo Player at the Sacred Heart Church, and she also enjoyed playing cards with her family.
Besides her husband she is survived by a daughter and her husband Charlene and Michael Galante of Lowell, a son and his wife E. Leonard and Joan (Palmer) Mills of North Chelmsford, a brother and his wife Ernest and Elizabeth (Lavoie) Bienvenue of Lowell, a sister-in-law Ann (Dean) Welcome of Lowell, five grandchildren and their spouses Stacy and Keith Mahan of Lowell, David and Anne Marie (Mullen) Mills of Hudson, NH, Suzanne and Michael Allen of Dracut, Timothy Mills of Chelmsford, and Michael Galante of Lowell, and two great grandchildren Kevin and Chistopher Allen of Dracut.
She was the sister of the late Lorretta Gardner of Chelmsford, and Leonard Welcome of Lowell.

FUNERAL NOTICE 
MILLS, of Lowell, MA, died Sept. 2, 1999. Mrs. Jane (Bienvenue) Mills.
Funeral Wed. at 10 a.m. from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST., CHELMSFORD, with a funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, Lowell. Visiting hours Tue. 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Burial in St. Joseph's Cemetery.
ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041

ATTY. RICHARD J. STERLING OF CHELMSFORD
Atty. Richard J. Sterling of Chelmsford, died September 8, 1999 at Lowell General Hospital.
He was married to Mrs. Carol (Caico) Sterling with whom he would have celebrated their 15th wedding anniversary on November 16, 1999. 
Born in Winchester, MA, on March 10, 1951, the son of Millicent (Marshie) Sterling of Bolton, formerly of Chelmsford, and the late Elmer V. Sterling. He was a graduate of Chelmsford High School with the class of 1968, he then received his Bachelors degree from Wesleyan College in CT, and his Law Degree from Suffolk Law School in Boston.
Before graduating from Suffolk Law School, he was employed with Aetna Life and Casualty Insurance Co. in Boston. He was a practicing Lawyer, having an office in Chelmsford, and then moving to Tyngsboro.
He was a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association.
Besides his wife and mother he is survived by a step-son, Edward K. Jones, Jr. of Chelmsford, a nephew, Donald Sterling, a niece, Mrs. Henry (Beth) Kelly, a sister, Gail and her husband Donald Price of Chelmsford, and brothers and sisters-in-law, Pauline Sterling of Chelmsford, Nancy and Alex DeBaggis of Topsfield, William and Mary Caico of Peabody, Mary and Paul Peicott of Danvers, and Deborah and Kevin Toohey of Amesbury.
He was the brother of the late Donald Sterling of Chelmsford.

FUNERAL NOTICE 
STERLING, of Chelmsford, died Sept. 8, 1999. Atty. Richard J. Sterling. Funeral
Sat. at 8 O'Clock from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, with a funeral Mass at 9 O'Clock at St. John the Evangelist Church. Visiting hours Fri. 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Burial in Pine Ridge Cemetery, Chelmsford. Memorials may be made in his name to the Dana-Farber's Jimmy Fund 1309 Beacon St., Brookline, MA 02446-9918. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.

WILLIAM N. BAHRIKIS RETIRED RAYTHEON DRAFTING MANAGER
Mr. William N. Bahrikis of Chelmsford, died September 10, 1999 at the Lowell General Hospital. He was married to Mrs. Charlotte (Anderson) Bahrikis with whom he celebrated their 52nd anniversary on July 4th.
Born in Waltham on February 3, 1926, the son of the late Nicholas and Stella (Logothetis) Bahrikis. He was a graduate of Waltham High School, with the Class of 1943, and also attended Mass Trades Shop School (Drafting/Tool Design) and Northeastern University (Mechanical Engineering).
He served with the U.S. Army (87th Infantry Division) during World War II. William saw combat in the European Theater including the Battle of the Bulge and received the Bronze Star and Purple Heart among other medals awarded him.
Besides his wife, he is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Nancy J. and Richard Stevenson of Tyngsboro and Bette B. and Michael O'Steen of Chelmsford. He is also survived by four grandchildren, Eric and Corey Stevenson and Zachary and Stacia O'Steen.
Mr. Bahrikis also leaves three brothers, John N. Bahrikis of Waltham, Peter N. Bahrikis of Belmont, and Anthony N. Bahros of Norwell, two sisters, Mrs. Philip Pintabone of Waltham and Mrs. Jane McGonigle of Wayland.
He was the father of the late William Arthur Bahrikis of Chelmsford, and the brother of the late George N. Bahrikis of Waltham.
He was employed as a Drafting Department Manager with the Raytheon Company located in Waltham and Bedford prior to his retirement in 1990.
He was a member of the Central Congregational Church in Chelmsford, and served actively for 10 years on youth programs at the Central Congregational Church in Jamaica Plain.
He was a member of the D.A.V. Chapter MA25, a Mason with the William North Masonic Lodge, AF & AM in Lowell, the Shriners/Aleppo Temple Council A.A.O.N.M.S., and the Bodies in the Valley of Boston.

FUNERAL NOTICE 
BAHRIKIS, of Chelmsford, died September 10, 1999. William N. Bahrikis. Visiting hours will be held Sun. from 6 to 8 p.m., and Mon. from 10 to 11 a.m. with a Funeral Service to follow at the Dolan Funeral Home, Inc. 106 Middlesex St., Chelmsford, MA 01863. Burial in the Pine Ridge Cemetery, Chelmsford. Memorials in his memory should be made to the Greater Lowell VNA, P.O. Box 1965, Lowell, MA 01852. Arrangements by DOLAN FUNERAL HOME, INC. 978-251-4041.

ORINTHA T. B. WILLIAMS OF TYNGSBORO
Mrs. Orintha T. B. (Robinson) Williams of Tyngsboro, died September 10, 1999, at the Fair Haven Nursing Home in Lowell.
She was married to Jonathan F. Williams with whom she celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary on Oct. 23, 1930.
Born in Newark, NJ on May 15, 1911, the daughter of the late Aistroppe and Jennie (Sherback) Robinson. She was a graduate of Lowell High School with the class of 1930.
In her early years she was employed as a cook at the "Old Kettle" on the Boulevard in Lowell, the Eagle Mt. House in Jackson, NH, and the Town & Country Cleaners in Dracut.
She was a member of the Hillside Church, and the Mission Baptist Church both in Tyngsboro, where she also taught Sunday School, and also the Yellow Meetinghouse in Dracut, she was a member of the Woman's Club at the Tyngsboro Evangelical Congregational Church. She was a member of the Eva Forsyth School of Dance where she danced at many places all over New England.
She was the sister of the late Irene McAdams, Effie Colon, and Arthur V. Robinson, all of New Jersey.
Besides her husband, she is survived by three daughters and two sons-in-law, Dian D. Potter of Laconia, NH, Beverly A. and Richard Smith of Nashua, NH, and Irene and Lance Renaud of Rotterdam, NY, four sons and daughters-in-law, Forrest G. and Lillian Williams of Methuen, David A. and Judith Williams of Ocala, FL, Russell A. and Sandra Williams of Tyngsboro, and Donald K. and Lorretta Williams of Tyngsboro, one sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Ethel and Joseph Rondeau of Hudson, NH, 29 grandchildren, including Forrest Williams of Kenwood, MA, Dennis Williams of Methuen, and Cindy Thibault of Lunenburg, MA, which Orintha, her husband Jonathan and son Forrest raised, and 54 great-grandchildren.

FUNERAL NOTICE 
WILLIAMS, of Tyngsboro, died Sept. 10, 1999. Orintha T. B. (Robinson)
Williams. Mrs. Williams will lie in state at the Tyngsboro Evangelical Congregational Church, Tue. 10 a.m. until 11 a.m., with the funeral service to follow at 11 a.m. Burial will take place in the Edson Cemetery, Lowell. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 Middlesex St., Chelmsford. 978-251-4041.

FRED A. JOHNSON OF TYNGSBORO
Mr. Fred A. Johnson of Tyngsboro, formerly of Lowell, died September 10, 1999 at the Northwood Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Lowell.
He was married to the late Agnes G. (Hunt) Johnson who died Dec. 24, 1977. 
Born in Cambridge, on May 30, 1902, the son of the late Knute E. and Alma E. Johnson. He attended the Morse School in Somerville, and the Lincoln School in Medford.
He was employed as a truck driver, with the Teamsters Union Local 49 in Lowell, he also drove for Swenson Farms in Lexington, E.A. Wilson Oil Company, in Lowell and Canada Dry Gingerale Co. in Chelmsford before retiring in 1965. He later worked as a Maintenance worker at the Murray Printing Company in Westford, and part time at the former J. M. Fields Department Store in Chelmsford.
He attended St. John the Evangelist Church in North Chelmsford.
He resided in the Middlesex Village Section of Lowell for over 25 years until moving to Tyngsboro in 1965, and was a member of the Tyngsboro Senior Citizens Club.
He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Paul A. and Maureen (Botti) Johnson of New Mexico, four daughters and three-sons-in-law, Virginia and Forrest Esenwine of S. Weare, NH, Judith and Donald Gadbois of N. Billerica, Mary and Robert Johnson-Lally of Tyngsboro, and Linda Cooper who was the
wife of the late David Cooper of Chelmsford, 21 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, 2 nieces, Grace McGarva, and Judy Coburn, and 2 nephews, William Johnson, and Vincent Johnson.
He was the father of the late Ronald Johnson of Lowell, Edward F. Johnson of Steuben, ME, and brother of the late Arthur Johnson of Boston, William Johnson of Springfield, Elizabeth Richter of Key Largo, FL, and Ellen Johnson of Somerville.

FUNERAL NOTICE 
JOHNSON, of Tyngsboro, Formerly of Lowell died Sept. 10, 1999. Fred A. Johnson. Visiting hours Sun. 5 to 8 p.m. at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 Middlesex St., Chelmsford, MA, 01863. At the family's request, No Flowers. Cremation at Linwood Crematory, Haverhill. Burial of cremated remains in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Lowell at the convenience of the family. Memorials may be made in Fred's name to the Arthritis Foundation, Mass. Chapter, 29 Crafts St., Suite 450, Newtown, MA 02158-1287, or the charity of your choice. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.


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