Methuen — Chester D. Zuill Jr., 71, of Methuen, died on Saturday, November 15, 2013, at The Nevins Nursing Center, Methuen. Mr. Zuill was born, raised and educated in Lawrence, and has lived in Greater Lawrence all of his life. Before retirement, he worked in maintenance at several local retail stores. Chester was a self-made mechanic. He always had a car to work on in his driveway.
He especially loved being with his family, children and grandchildren.
His family members include his wife, Bertha A. (Morin) Zuill of Methuen; and his children, Robert J. Zuill of Lawrence, Natalie and her husband, Scott Lacharite of Merrimack, N.H., Gregory and his wife, Elizabeth Zuill of Methuen, and Kimberly Zuill of Hemet, Calif.; his sister, May E. and her husband, Donald E. Field of Hampstead, N.H.; and seven grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours will be on Thursday, November 21, from 4 to 7 p.m., at The Charles F. Dewhirst Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, Methuen. Funeral services will be on Friday, November 22, at 10 a.m., at the funeral home. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Methuen.
To send a condolence, please visit www.dewhirstfuneral.com, or www.facebook.com/DewhirstFuneralHome.