EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

November 13, 2013

Eileen R. Crabb, 76


North Andover — Eileen E. (Condon) Crabb, 76, of Haverhill, Mass., formerly of North Andover, died on Monday, November 11, 2013, at Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill.

Eileen was born in Salem, Mass., on September 17,1937, to the late Theodore J. and Elise (Gagnon) Condon.

She attended schools in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School. Eileen dedicated her life to her family and raising her four children. She was a member of the North Andover Historical Society and the Red Hats Society for many years. Eileen and her husband enjoyed traveling to many different destinations, spending later years wintering in Florida.

She was the widow of the late Freddie G. Crabb, and is survived by her son, Michael Crabb and his wife, Joyce, of Hampton, N.H.; her three daughters, Cheryl Cleveland and her husband, Richard, of Haverhill, Mass., Heather Arcidiacono and her husband, Christian, of Salem, N.H., and Kimberly Spires and her husband, Dana, of Scituate, Mass. Eileen is also survived by her brother, Michael Condon of Tucson, Ariz.; her 10 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Eileen's family would like to extend their sincere thanks to the staff of Haverhill Crossing and Merrimack Valley Hospice for the wonderful care and compassion extended to their Mom during her residence there.

ARRANGEMENTS: A funeral service will be held on Friday November 15, at 10 a.m., at the Conte Funeral Home, 17 Third Street, North Andover. Burial will follow in Ridgewood Cemetery, also in North Andover.

Family and friends may call on Thursday, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Merrimack Valley Hospice House, 360 North Ave., Haverhill, MA 01830.

For directions, or to offer condolences, please visit www.contefuneralhomes.com.