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Blake and Carleton Funeral Home

45 North Main Street
Ipswich, MA 01938
(978) 356-2422
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Porter Robert B Funeral Director

6 High Street
Ipswich, MA 01938
(978) 356-3442
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JEFFREY DEAN REED - Youngstown Vindicator

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

NEW IPSWICH, MASS. ? Jeffrey Dean Reed, 58, died on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, in the comfort of his home, after a period of declining health. He was born in Sharon, Pa., on Jan. 21, 1959, to Dean S. and Dorothy L. (Maul) Reed. He grew up in Brookfield, and was a 1977 graduate of Brookfield High School. He graduated in 1979 from Youngstown State University. He married Gloria Jean Tranovich, in a ceremony in Youngstown, on Aug. 15, 1981. In 1984, the family moved to Massachusetts, where he began a career in the electrical contracting industry, starting out as an estimator and working up to a project manager for MEC Electrical. Mr. Reed liked to fish as well as play his guitar. He would hunt occasionally, but if he had any spare time, it was spent with his family. Time with his wife, his children and his grandchildren was most important to him. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Gloria J. Reed of New Ipswich; his two daughters, Melissa Tapp of South Hadley, Mass. and Christa Reed of...

William Griffin Obituary - The Local Ne.ws

Monday, February 06, 2017

Griffin, both of Franklin.Mr. Griffin is also survived by his two brothers, Thomas J. Griffin of Norwell and Robert Griffin of Arizona; his two sisters, Linda Ireland and Elaine Gianakakis, both of Ipswich; as well as several nieces and nephews.Visiting hours will be on Monday, February 6, from noon to 2 p.m. in the Morris Funeral Home, 45 North Main Street, Ipswich.Relatives and friends are respectfully invited.A funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Monday at 2 p.m.Burial with military honors will follow in the New Highland Cemetery, 29 Town Farm Road, Ipswich.In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Mr. Griffin’s name to either: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105, or to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 51 Blossom Street, Boston, MA 02104.For directions, or to leave a condolence to the Griffin family, please go to MorrisFH.com.Share this:Like this:Like Loading...Commentscomments...

Clarice Jane Zirk-Phillips, Janesville, WI/formerly of Black River Falls, WI - Janesville Gazette

Monday, December 26, 2016

Home of Black River Falls, WI, is assisting the family with arrangements.A leaf has fallen from your family treeShe hears a voice that says do not cry for meContinue with Our Crouch Connections, Our Ipswich Emerson’s, our family trees never ends-Our Markgraf”s and Phillips - Van Vleet Family tooGo on with my life passion of our families genealogy.I have enjoyed and loved our families many lives and memories!!Clarice Jane Markgraf Zirk-PhillipsMay 2, 1935Print...

North Shore News in Brief - The Salem News

Monday, June 06, 2016

For more information, visit www.salemfarmersmarket.org.Registration for the Topsfield Fair Read and Win Summer Reading Program will be held from Monday, June 20, through Friday, July 15 at the Ipswich Public Library Children’s Room, 25 North Main St. Readers who reach their personal goals will earn a prize packet to the Topsfield Fair, which includes an admission ticket, ride tickets and a coupon for a hot dog and drink. Children in grades K-6 are eligible to register. Reading time sheets must be submitted to the library by Friday, Aug. 5. Special events will be held at the library throughout the duration of the program. For more information and a schedule of events, visit www.ipswichlibrary.org.A three-day carnival, sponsored by the St. Val’s Men’s Club and Community Credit Union, will be held at Saint Vasilios Greek Orthodox Church, 7 Paleologos St., Peabody. Cushing Amusements will provide carnival entertainment, including rides and concession stands. Greek food will be provided by the Men’s Club. Proceeds will benefit the Saint Vasilios Elevator Fund for the Fr. Andrew Demotses Educational Center. Carnival hours are: Thursday, June 9 and Friday, June 10, 6 to 10 p.m.; and Saturday, June 11, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. For more information, call Bill Stephanides at 781-854-6751.Practice sessions for the Ipswich Summer Band will be held every Wednesday, from June 22 through July 20, from 7 to 8:45 p.m., at the Ipswich High School band room or auditorium, 134 High St. The all-ages band, led by Nalani Fujiwara, will begin its 2016 season on Wednesday, July 27 at Cable Garens, 126 County Road, Ipswich. The time has yet to be determined. For more information, call Marilyn Seidler at 978-356-0224.The Delvena Theatre Company will present “Truly Eleanor” on Monday, June 6, at 6:30 p.m., at the Swampscott Public Library, 61 Burrill St. The three-person play is based on the life of Eleanor Roosevelt. A Q&A session with the cast will follow the performance. The event is free and open to the public. Registration is required at 781-596-8867 or www.swampscottlibrary.org.The Friendly Garden Club of Beverly is seeking nominations for its annual “Best of Beverly” contest. Categories include: flower gardens, vegetable gardens, window boxes (residential and business), container gardens and porches. Nomination forms must be submitted by Sunday, June 19, and are available at www.beverlygardenclub.org or the following Beverly floral shops: Chapman’s, Leonard’s, Ward’s and Rose-Hip Farm. Winners will be announced on Thursday, June 30. For more information, email 01915gardenclub@gmail.com or call 978-381-3597.The House of the Seven Gables will present “Caroline’s Circle of Friends,” a walking tour of Harmony Grove Cemetery, on Sunday, June 12, at 1 p.m., at 30 Grove St., Salem. The tour, led by Caroline Emmerton, House of the Seven Gables Settlement Association founder, and Margie Lavender, executive administrator of Harmony Grove Cemetery, will profile the life and legacy of Caroline Emmerton and her friends. The tour is free and open to the public. Registration is required at 978-744-0554.The Catmobile, which offers low-cost spay and neuter surgeries for cats only, has announced the “Precious, Not Parents” campaign. Surgeries for kittens under 6 months old will cost $20 throughout the month of June. The Catmobile will be at Petco, 10 Sylvan St., Peabody, on Thursday, June 30, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m, and PetLife, 301 Newbury St., Danvers, on Saturday, June 18, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Operated by Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society, the Catmobile is staffed by a licensed veterinarian and one veterinary tec...

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JEFFREY DEAN REED - Youngstown Vindicator

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

NEW IPSWICH, MASS. ? Jeffrey Dean Reed, 58, died on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, in the comfort of his home, after a period of declining health. He was born in Sharon, Pa., on Jan. 21, 1959, to Dean S. and Dorothy L. (Maul) Reed. He grew up in Brookfield, and was a 1977 graduate of Brookfield High School. He graduated in 1979 from Youngstown State University. He married Gloria Jean Tranovich, in a ceremony in Youngstown, on Aug. 15, 1981. In 1984, the family moved to Massachusetts, where he began a career in the electrical contracting industry, starting out as an estimator and working up to a project manager for MEC Electrical. Mr. Reed liked to fish as well as play his guitar. He would hunt occasionally, but if he had any spare time, it was spent with his family. Time with his wife, his children and his grandchildren was most important to him. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Gloria J. Reed of New Ipswich; his two daughters, Melissa Tapp of South Hadley, Mass. and Christa Reed of...

William Griffin Obituary - The Local Ne.ws

Monday, February 06, 2017

Griffin, both of Franklin.Mr. Griffin is also survived by his two brothers, Thomas J. Griffin of Norwell and Robert Griffin of Arizona; his two sisters, Linda Ireland and Elaine Gianakakis, both of Ipswich; as well as several nieces and nephews.Visiting hours will be on Monday, February 6, from noon to 2 p.m. in the Morris Funeral Home, 45 North Main Street, Ipswich.Relatives and friends are respectfully invited.A funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Monday at 2 p.m.Burial with military honors will follow in the New Highland Cemetery, 29 Town Farm Road, Ipswich.In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Mr. Griffin’s name to either: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105, or to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 51 Blossom Street, Boston, MA 02104.For directions, or to leave a condolence to the Griffin family, please go to MorrisFH.com.Share this:Like this:Like Loading...Commentscomments...

Clarice Jane Zirk-Phillips, Janesville, WI/formerly of Black River Falls, WI - Janesville Gazette

Monday, December 26, 2016

Home of Black River Falls, WI, is assisting the family with arrangements.A leaf has fallen from your family treeShe hears a voice that says do not cry for meContinue with Our Crouch Connections, Our Ipswich Emerson’s, our family trees never ends-Our Markgraf”s and Phillips - Van Vleet Family tooGo on with my life passion of our families genealogy.I have enjoyed and loved our families many lives and memories!!Clarice Jane Markgraf Zirk-PhillipsMay 2, 1935Print...

North Shore News in Brief - The Salem News

Monday, June 06, 2016

For more information, visit www.salemfarmersmarket.org.Registration for the Topsfield Fair Read and Win Summer Reading Program will be held from Monday, June 20, through Friday, July 15 at the Ipswich Public Library Children’s Room, 25 North Main St. Readers who reach their personal goals will earn a prize packet to the Topsfield Fair, which includes an admission ticket, ride tickets and a coupon for a hot dog and drink. Children in grades K-6 are eligible to register. Reading time sheets must be submitted to the library by Friday, Aug. 5. Special events will be held at the library throughout the duration of the program. For more information and a schedule of events, visit www.ipswichlibrary.org.A three-day carnival, sponsored by the St. Val’s Men’s Club and Community Credit Union, will be held at Saint Vasilios Greek Orthodox Church, 7 Paleologos St., Peabody. Cushing Amusements will provide carnival entertainment, including rides and concession stands. Greek food will be provided by the Men’s Club. Proceeds will benefit the Saint Vasilios Elevator Fund for the Fr. Andrew Demotses Educational Center. Carnival hours are: Thursday, June 9 and Friday, June 10, 6 to 10 p.m.; and Saturday, June 11, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. For more information, call Bill Stephanides at 781-854-6751.Practice sessions for the Ipswich Summer Band will be held every Wednesday, from June 22 through July 20, from 7 to 8:45 p.m., at the Ipswich High School band room or auditorium, 134 High St. The all-ages band, led by Nalani Fujiwara, will begin its 2016 season on Wednesday, July 27 at Cable Garens, 126 County Road, Ipswich. The time has yet to be determined. For more information, call Marilyn Seidler at 978-356-0224.The Delvena Theatre Company will present “Truly Eleanor” on Monday, June 6, at 6:30 p.m., at the Swampscott Public Library, 61 Burrill St. The three-person play is based on the life of Eleanor Roosevelt. A Q&A session with the cast will follow the performance. The event is free and open to the public. Registration is required at 781-596-8867 or www.swampscottlibrary.org.The Friendly Garden Club of Beverly is seeking nominations for its annual “Best of Beverly” contest. Categories include: flower gardens, vegetable gardens, window boxes (residential and business), container gardens and porches. Nomination forms must be submitted by Sunday, June 19, and are available at www.beverlygardenclub.org or the following Beverly floral shops: Chapman’s, Leonard’s, Ward’s and Rose-Hip Farm. Winners will be announced on Thursday, June 30. For more information, email 01915gardenclub@gmail.com or call 978-381-3597.The House of the Seven Gables will present “Caroline’s Circle of Friends,” a walking tour of Harmony Grove Cemetery, on Sunday, June 12, at 1 p.m., at 30 Grove St., Salem. The tour, led by Caroline Emmerton, House of the Seven Gables Settlement Association founder, and Margie Lavender, executive administrator of Harmony Grove Cemetery, will profile the life and legacy of Caroline Emmerton and her friends. The tour is free and open to the public. Registration is required at 978-744-0554.The Catmobile, which offers low-cost spay and neuter surgeries for cats only, has announced the “Precious, Not Parents” campaign. Surgeries for kittens under 6 months old will cost $20 throughout the month of June. The Catmobile will be at Petco, 10 Sylvan St., Peabody, on Thursday, June 30, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m, and PetLife, 301 Newbury St., Danvers, on Saturday, June 18, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Operated by Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society, the Catmobile is staffed by a licensed veterinarian and one veterinary tec...