North Andover — Marie E. (Tela) Perron, 87, a lifelong resident of North Andover died Wednesday morning at her residence.
Marie was born in Lawrence, on October 18, 1925 to the late Salvatore and Vincenza (Innuso) Tela.
She was educated in local schools and was a graduate of the McIntosh School of Business. Marie was employed at various banks in the area, most recently at First Essex Bank until her retirement.
The widow of the late George H. Perron, Marie is survived by her three daughters; Eleanor M. Schorman and her husband Tedd of Memphis, Tenn., Jane M. O’Connell and her husband John of Bradford, and Anne P. Bowen and her husband John of Boston. Also among her survivors are her brother, Paul S. Tela of Powell, Ohio; her sister, Lucy A. Cameron of North Andover; as well as her seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
ARRANGEMENTS: A memorial Mass will be offered on Monday at 10 a.m. at St. Michael’s Church in North Andover.
There are no calling hours and Marie’s burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, PO Box 2151, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38101 or Merrimack Valley Hospice, 360 Merrimack Street, Lawrence, MA 01843.
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