Methuen, MA — Edmond E. Genest, 67, of Methuen, passed away peacefully on Thursday June 20, 2013, at his home with his loving family by his side.
Born and educated in Methuen, he was the son of Raymond and Dorothy (Morin) Genest, and was a graduate of Tenney High School. For 36 years, he was a technician with Western Electric and Lucent Technologies in North Andover, Mass. After his retirement, Edmond was employed as a bus driver for Trombly Bus Company.
He was a member of the Pioneers of America, the Methuen VFW. He also enjoyed playing golf and going to Mohegan Sun.
Edmond leaves his wife of 46 years, Sheila M, (Fisher) Genest of Methuen; and is also survived by his two sons, Edmond E. Genest, Jr. of Salem, N.H., and Richard R. Genest and his wife, Tamie of Haverhill, Mass.; and one brother, Raymond Genest and his wife, Cathy of Methuen. He also leaves his grandchildren, Andrew, Megan and Bryan Genest and three nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Memorials amy be made in Edmond’s name to the American Cancer Society 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. Visiting hours for family and friends will be held on Tuesday, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home, Inc., 233 Lawrence St., Methuen. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m., in the funeral home 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 Genest Family with the arrangements.