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July 24, 2013

Agnes M. Zacharias, 83


Methuen — Agnes M. (Bradley) Zacharias, 83, of Methuen, died on Sunday, July 21, 2013, at Salemhaven, Salem, N.H. Mrs. Zacharias was born and raised in Groveland, Mass., and was a graduate of Groveland High School. She worked for the Methuen School System from 1974 to 1997. Agnes enjoyed gardening, cooking for her family, sporting events and camping. She also enjoyed spending time and meeting with her retired associates from the Methuen School System. She especially loved being at family gatherings and spending time with her husband, children and grandchildren.

Her family members include her husband of 58 years, Richard P. Zacharias, of Methuen; her sons, Richard G. and his wife, Sharon Zacharias of Methuen, Robert E. and his wife, Donna Zacharias of Salem, NH, Randy and his wife, Traci Zacharias of Salem, and Russell P. and his wife, Mary Zacharias of Chester, N.H.; her brother, Tony Bradley of Lenexa, Kan.; her sisters, Rita Tomasino of Salem, and Patricia Gauthier of Haverhill, Mass.; her grandchildren, Erin Anderson and her husband, Eric, Derek Zacharias and his wife, Lindsey, Christine, Courtney, and Nicole; her great grandchildren, Isabel and William; and several nieces and nephews. Agnes was predeceased by her brothers and sisters, Larry Bradley, Theresa Bonney, Dick Bradley, and George Bradley.

ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours will be on Thursday, July 25, from 4 to 8 p.m., at The Charles F. Dewhirst Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, Methuen. Funeral services will be on Friday, July 26, at 10:30 a.m., at the funeral home. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery, Lawrence. Memorial contributions may be made to Salemhaven, 23 Geremonty Drive, Salem, NH., 03079, or to The Alzheimer’s Association, Massachusetts/New Hampshire Chapter, 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA., 02472. To send a condolence, please visit, www.dewhirstfuneral.com, or www.facebook.com./dewhirstfuneralhome.