EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

September 16, 2013

Edward Venturo, 78


Salem, NH — Edward Venturo, 78, of Salem, N.H., died on Sunday, September 15, at Blaire House in Tewksbury, Mass. Edward was born and educated in Haverhill, Mass.

He served in the U.S. Marines during the Korean War. He had worked for Vernon Plastics in Haverhill in the shipping and receiving department. Edward was a member of the Salem Senior Center. He enjoyed playing cribbage and cards, and loved history.

The family wishes to thank the staff of the Blaire House for the wonderful care they gave to Edward.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years, Ellen (Walsh) Venturo of Salem; his daughters, Robyn Venturo and her husband, Bryan Clark of North Waterboro, Maine, and Kirsten Venturo of Methuen, Mass.; his sister, Theresa Kyle of Seabrook, N.H.; and several nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Memorial visitation will be on Wednesday, Sept. 18, from 4 to 7 p.m., at Douglas & Johnson Funeral Home, 214 Main St., Salem. The Memorial Service will follow at 7 p.m., at the funeral home. Memorial contributions in Edward’s name may be made to Salemhaven Resident Council Fund, 23 Geremonty Drive, Salem, NH 03079, or Merrimack Valley Hospice, 360 Merrimack St., Bldg. 9, Lawrence, MA 01843. To offer condolences, please view the obituary at www.douglasandjohnson.com.