Methuen — Edward A. Condon, 79, of Methuen, passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, April 7, 2013, with his loving family by his side.
Born and educated in Lawrence, he was the son of William and Delia (Murphy) Condon.
For more than 40 years, he owned and operated E.A. Condon Construction of Methuen and was the Highway Surveyor for the Town of Methuen from 1962 to 1973.
Edward was a member of the Lawrence Order of Hibernians, the Lawrence Elks, the Local # 4 Union of Boston for 50 years, and the Methuen Board of Trade. He enjoyed traveling, going to the beach, and spending time with his family, especially during the holidays in Aruba.
He leaves his wife of 40 years, Irene M. (Lavigne) Condon of Methuen; his children, Michael E. Condon and his wife, Lee Ann, of Methuen and Salisbury, Mass., Cathleen A. Bergeron and her husband, Thomas, of Methuen, Colleen B. Sebastian of Derry, N.H., Kelly M. Armstrong and her husband, Gayton “Chick,” of Methuen, Cheryl L. Dube–Ouellette of Methuen, and Robert R. Dube and his wife, Nancy, of Tampa, Fla.; a sister, Mildred D. Marquis and her husband, Emile, of Methuen; and grandchildren, Mary Singleton of Florida, Edward Poirier of New York, Christopher Dube of Florida, Curt “CJ” Ouellette of Methuen, Ronald Sebastian of Derry, N.H., Timothy Armstrong of Methuen, Corey Armstrong of Salem, N.H., Kala Bergeron of Methuen, Sean Sebastian of Derry, N.H., Brent LaRosa of Fredrick, Md., and Andy McFarland of Florida. He will be especially missed by his nephew, J. Ronald Condon, his great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Ed also leaves a very dear friend, Geraldine VanCoppenolle of Methuen.
Edward was predeceased by his son, Curt Michael Dube; two brothers, Bill and John; and two sisters, Kay and Celia.
ARRANGEMENTS: In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the American Lung Association, 460 Totten Pond Road, Suite 400, Waltham, MA 02451-1991 or to Merrimack Valley Hospice 360 Merrimack St., BLDG 9, Lawrence, MA 01843.
Visiting hours for family and friends will be held on Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home, Inc., 233 Lawrence St., Methuen, MA 01844. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday at 11 a.m. in St. Monica’s Church in Methuen with burial to follow in the Elmwood Cemetery, also in Methuen. For directions or condolences, please visit www.pollardfuneralhome.com.
The Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home is honored to assist the Condon Family with the arrangements.