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October 15, 2013

Dr. Putnam P. Breed


Hampton Falls, NH — Dr. Putnam P. Breed, 75, of Hampton Falls, N.H., and formerly of Lynn, passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday, September 18, 2013, surrounded by his family.

For many years, he practiced general surgery at Anna Jaques Hospital in Newburyport and Amesbury Hospital, was a district medical examiner for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, as well as an aviation medical examiner.

ARRANGEMENTS: Graveside services for family and friends will be held on Friday, October 18, at 11 a.m., at Pine Grove Cemetery, 145 Boston Street, Lynn, Mass., starting with Masonic Services conducted by officers of St. John’s Lodge of Newburyport, and followed by the graveside service, conducted by Rev. John H. Lawther.

Donations in his memory may be made to the Shriners Hospital for Children, Burn Unit, 51 Blossom St., Boston, MA 02114. Arrangements are by Paul C. Rogers Family Funeral Home, 2 Hillside Avenue, Amesbury, Mass.