EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

November 26, 2012

Charles McAveeney, Sr., 88


North Andover — 88, Of North Andover , formerly of Somerville. November 21, 2012. Beloved husband of the late Arlene (Syda). Loving father of Charles B., Jr of Crofton, MD, Kenneth E. and his wife Jean of Westford, Joan C. McAveeney of North Andover, Carol Bellavance and her husband Paul of Andover, Elizabeth Gosselin and her husband Jerry of Salem, NH. Brother of John McAveeney of Concord, NH and Louise Valdario of Reading and the late Humphrey, Margaret, Mary, Elizabeth, Daniel, James and Paul. Dear grandfather of Paul Bellavance, Jr. and Kirby McAveeney. Also survived by many relatives, friends nieces and nephews. Late disabled combat veteran, US Army WWII, Purple heart and Bronze Star Recipient and member of the Greatest Generation. Past Commander DAV, Somerville. Donations may be made to Bedford VA Medical Center 200 Springs Rd. Bedford, MA 01730 or the Charity of ones choice. For more information please visit dohertyfuneralservice.com

ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral procession from the George L. Funeral Home 855 Broadway (Powder House Sq.) Somerville, Tuesday morning at 9:00 am followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Clement Church, Somerville at 10:00 am. Relatives and friends invited. Calling hours Monday 4-8 pm. Interment St. Patrick Cemetery, Watertown.