Salem — Matthew J. Coelho, 72, of Salem, N.H., passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at his home.
Born and educated in Methuen, Mass., he was the son of Annacleto and Eva (Pelletier) Coelho. He served in the U.S. Army and was a carpenter with the Boston Local #33.
The widower of Beverly J. (Taylor) Coelho, he is survived by his children, Deborah L. MacCallum and her husband, Paul F., of Derry, N.H., Susan M. Paul and her husband, Andrew, of Vermont, Stephen M. Coelho and his wife, Christine, of Florida and Brian K. Coelho and his wife, Julie, also of Derry, N.H.; one sister, Shirley Robichaud; six grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Visiting hours for family and friends will be Monday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home, Inc., 233 Lawrence St., Methuen, MA 01844. Private burial services will take place at the convenience of the family. For directions or to send online condolences, please visit www.pollardfuneralhome.com.
The Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home is honored to assist the Coelho Family with the arrangements.