Methuen — Daniel J. Fillipon, 62, of Methuen, passed away peacefully Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, surrounded by his loving family. Dan was born and educated in Lawrence and was the son of the late Nicholas and Susan (Somma) Fillipon.
Dan was loved by so many, he dedicated many years of his life to helping others and was a friend to all those who were fortunate enough to know him. He grew up and was surrounded by a wonderful large extended family; he treasured his time with them. Dan loved the ocean and had many happy memories throughout his life at the beach or spending time with family at his cousin's pool. Dan took pleasure in the simple joys in life. Dan was a devoted father and in the last years of his life was a wonderful Papa to his two beautiful granddaughters who adored him.
Dan is survived by his daughters, Nicole Fillipon-Moschetto and her husband, John, of Haverhill and Shona Fillipon and her wife, Katie Fillipon, of Methuen; his companion, Cynthia Panarello of Methuen; his 2 loving granddaughters, Gianna Moschetto, and Isla Fillipon; and his brother, Ralph G. Fillipon and his wife, Elaine, of Methuen; and many cousins, nieces, and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to visiting hours on Sunday, March 16, from 2 to 6 p.m. at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. Funeral services will take place on Monday, March 17, at 11 a.m. at the Funeral Home. Cremation will follow the services.
Memorial contributions in his memory, in lieu of flowers, may be made to Kaplan Family Hospice House, 78 Liberty St., Danvers, MA 01923.
For directions or online condolences, please visit www.cataudellafh.com.