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Edward F. Keon Print E-mail

 

Edward F. Keon

 
Loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather, 87
 
 Edward F. Keon, 87, of Lowell, died Monday, June 6th at his home with his loving family by his side. He was the beloved husband of 52 years to the late Mary (Moran) Keon who died December 6, 2004.
 Born in Lowell, Massachusetts, July 2, 1928, a son of the late Philip J. and the late Mabel T. (Farrell) Keon, he attended St. Patrick Grammar School and was a graduate of St. Patrick High School. Eager to further his education, following his military service and proudly taking the opportunity to utilize the G.I. Bill, he went on to graduate with highest honors from St. Anselm College in Manchester, NH with a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics and philosophy. He then attended Harvard University for post graduate studies in physics.
 Ed proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II and received an Honorable Discharge in 1947.
 Before retiring, Ed was President of Stackpole Fibers in Lowell. Previously, he was Founder and President of High Temperature Materials in Lowell which designed space age materials used in rocket industries.
 Among his many interests, Ed was an inventor, scientist and businessman and was a holder of 4 patents. He was an avid reader and loved traveling around the world, especially to Ireland where he owned a second home. He was also a past Chairman of the Lowell Redevelopment Authority.
 Ed is survived by three daughters Moira Greene of County Clare, Ireland, Sheila McTigue and her husband Michael of County Clare, Ireland and Kathleen LaFlamme and her husband Kevin of Lowell, MA; two sons Edward F. Keon Jr. and his wife Patricia of Morristown, NJ and Thomas P. Keon and his wife M. Winifred of Bethesda, MD; fifteen grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two brothers Philip J. Keon and his wife Nancy of Tewksbury, MA and Leo Richard Keon and his wife Betty of Wells, ME; and many nieces and nephews.
 He was also brother of the late Patricia Ashe and the late Gerald Keon.
 Friends may call at the O'DONNELL FUNERAL HOME, 276 PAWTUCKET ST. at Fletcher from 3 to 7 P.M. Wednesday. His funeral will take place from the funeral home on Thursday morning at 9 o'clock followed by a Funeral Mass at the IMMACULATE CONCEPTION CHURCH at 10 o'clock. Burial in St. Mary Cemetery. E-condolences/directions at www.odonnellfuneralhome.com. Those wishing may make contributions in his memory to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701. Arrangements by Funeral Directors John W. Crane and James F. O'Donnell, Jr. (978 or 866) 458-8768.

 

 
Lionel A. "Leo" Bossie Print E-mail

Lionel A. “Leo” Bossie

 
 Lionel A. “Leo” Bossie, 92, of Pinellas Park, Florida, formerly of Dracut, died Wednesday, March 30th at Suncoast Hospice Care Center in Pinellas Park. He was the beloved husband of the late Louise E. (Cassidy) Bossie who died September 19, 2012.
 Born in Hudson, New Hampshire, March 16, 1924, a son of the late Hector and the late Julia (Jackson) Bosse, he attended Nashua schools and was a graduate of Nashua High School in the Class of 1941.
 A veteran of WWII, Leo proudly served his country in the U.S. Army as a Tech Sergeant and was a recipient of the Good Conduct Medal, Victory Medal, Asiatic Pacific Theater Campaign Ribbon and the American Theater Campaign Ribbon.
 Before retiring, Leo was employed as Director of Personnel at Hanscom Air Force Base in Bedford.
 Among his many activities, he especially enjoyed wintering in Florida after his retirement.
 Leo is survived by many nieces and nephews residing in New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Florida and Illinois.
 He was also brother of the late Raymond E. Bossie, Emile J. Bossie and Maurice C. Bossie.
 There will be no calling hours. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass to be celebrated on Monday, June 6th at St. Mary Magdalen Church in Tyngsboro at 10 o’clock. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Lawrence. E-condolences at
www.odonnellfuneralhome.com. Those wishing may make contributions in his memory to a charity of one’s choice. Arrangements by the O’DONNELL FUNERAL HOME – Lowell (978 or 866) 458-8768.  
 
Alan R. LeGendre Print E-mail

 

Alan R. LeGendre
 
Formerly of Lowell, 59
 
 Alan R. LeGendre, 59, of Westford, formerly of Lowell, died Saturday, May 21st at his residence.
 Born in Lowell, Massachusetts, September 2, 1956, he was the beloved son of the late Alan A. and the late Grace P. (Keon) LeGendre.
 Alan is survived by several aunts, uncles and cousins.
 There will be no calling hours. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass to be celebrated on Thursday morning at the Parish of St. Rita, 158 Mammoth Road in Lowell at 10 o’clock. Burial in St. Mary Cemetery in Tewksbury. E-condolences at
www.odonnellfuneralhome.com. Those wishing may make contributions in his memory to the National Down Syndrome Society, P.O. Box 4916, New York, NY 10185  Arrangements by the O’DONNELL FUNERAL HOME – Lowell (978 or 866) 458-8768. 

 
Albert J. Plourde Print E-mail

Albert J. Plourde

Beloved father, grandfather, great grandfather and brother;

 

Albert J. Plourde, 87, of Tewksbury, died Tuesday May 17th, at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill, with his loving family by his side.

Born in Lowell, Massachusetts, February 16, 1929, the son of the late Hercule and the late Alice (Bois) Plourde, he received his education in the Lowell school system.

A veteran of the Korean Conflict, Albert proudly served his country as a Corporal in the U.S Army as a member of the Military Police.

Prior to his retirement, Albert was a Foreman with J.J. Duane Demolition Company in Boston, where he worked for over 30 years.

He was the former husband of late Phyllis B. (Falardeau) Plourde. 

Albert is survived by his daughter, Patricia H. Lefebvre and her husband Robert G. of Tewksbury, with whom he made his home; a son Ronald J. Plourde of Lowell; two grandchildren Robert G. Lefebvre, Ii and his wife Angela of Sebec, ME and Laura E. Lefebvre of Tewksbury; a great granddaughter Macee Lynn Lefebvre; a sister Blanche Boutin of Lowell; and many nieces and nephews; and his longtime girlfriend Betty Ann Pollinger of Tewksbury. 

At his request all Funeral Services were held privately. E-condolences at odonnellfuneralhome.com. Those wishing may make contributions in his memory to the Merrimack Valley Hospice House, 360 North Ave., Haverhill, MA 01830… Arrangements by the O’DONNELL FUNERAL HOME – Lowell (978 or 866) 458-8768. 

 
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