HAVERHILL — Helen C. (Sewarke) Moynihan, 87, of Haverhill, passed away peacefully Saturday morning, June 12, 2010 at her residence.
She was born in Newburyport on Jan. 26, 1923, daughter of the late Walter and Catherine (Fondak) Sewarke. Helen was a graduate of Newburyport High School and shortly thereafter was employed at the F.B.I. for several years, she later was employed at the GE for over 40 years from which she retired.
She attended St. James Parish in Haverhill and was an avid reader, loved to shop, and always kept current on world affairs.
She was the wife of the late Richard E. Moynihan, who died in 1999 and is survived by her sister, Ann S. Mercier of Haverhill; her brother, Stanley V. Siwacki of Newburyport; her nieces, Linda M. Archambault and her family and Catherine A. DuBois and her family; as well as several nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: At the family's request, private funeral services will be held at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St., Haverhill. Burial will be in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Haverhill. There will be no calling hours. Contributions in her memory may be made to Merrimack Valley Hospice, 360 Merrimack St., Bldg. 9, Lawrence, MA 01843. Condolences to her family may be made at www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.