EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

February 12, 2013

Bruce J. Bodenrader, 69


Seabrook, N.H. — Bruce J. Bodenrader, 69, of Seabrook, N.H., died unexpectedly at home Saturday, February 9, 2013.

Bruce, son of the late, John J. and Ruth (Harmon) Bodenrader, was born in Lawrence, October 11, 1943. He was an enthusiastic fan of the New York Giants and enjoyed cooking. He will be remembered for his wonderful sense of humor and could always share a good joke. Bruce was devoted to his family and loved to check in on them as often as he could.

He will be deeply missed his three daughters, Rhonda Lombardi and her husband, David of Virginia, Lynne Riel and her husband, David of Methuen and Sherry DiPrima and her husband, Jeff of Methuen; one sister, Cynthia Ouellette of Lawrence; four grandchildren, Zachary Riel, Jayson Riel, Jakob Gakis and Ava Lombardi; four nieces, Robyn Toscano, Deborah O’Neill, Kathleen Larocco and Lisa Pinard and four nephews, Robert Ouellette, Michael Farnham, James Hobbs and Johnny Hobbs.

ARRANGEMENTS: Family and friends will be warmly received in the Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home, 233 Lawrence St., Methuen on Saturday, February 16, from 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. A funeral service will take place at the funeral home on Saturday, at 2 p.m., immediately after the conclusion of visiting hours. Those who wish to make a memorial contribution in his memory are kindly asked to consider the CJay DiPrima Fund, c/o Sovereign Bank, 125 Merrimack St., Methuen, MA 01844. CJay is a young man who was recently diagnosed with Gray Zone Lymphoma.

To share a condolence with the family, please visit us online at www.pollardfuneralhome.com. Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home of Methuen is honored to assist the Bodenrader family with arrangements.