Tewksbury Funeral Home
975 Main St
Tewksbury, MA 01876
(978) 851-2950
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O'Brien, Edward R. "Ted" Of Tewksbury, formerly Lowell, died May 30, at age 66. Vietnam War Army Veteran, Former warehouseman for Purity Supreme and later United Parcel Service. Bartender at Longmeadow G.C in Lowell. Beloved husband for 23 years of Madeleine (DeLuca) O'Brien; a son of the late Edward R. and Margaret (Sullivan) O'Brien. Father of Christopher Murphy and his wife Alla of Vass, N.C., Julie (Murphy) Driscoll and her husband Stephen of Milton, MA, Patricia (Murphy) Buonaiuto and her husband Steven of Wellesley, and Pamela (Murphy) Walczak of Dracut; brother of Barbara Antifonario and her husband Joseph of Lowell, and Betsy O'Brien-McKeon and her husband Robert of Purdys, NY; grandfather of Emily and Kerry Driscoll, Amanda and Matthew Buonaiuto, Kelly and Sean Murphy, and Lei Walczak; uncle of Edward and Tara Antifonario, and Matthew McKeon; Godfather of John Rogers of Lowell. Visiting hours Tuesday, June 3, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the Tewksbury Funeral Home, corner of 1 Dewey and 975 Main Sts. (Rte. 38) TEWKSBURY CENTER, ph. (800 in MA or 978) 851 2950. His funeral will begin Wednesday at 9:00 from the funeral home, followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:00 a.m. in St. William's Church, 1351 Main St. (Rte. 38) Tewksbury. Burial with Army honors will be in St. Mary Cemetery, No. Tewksbury. Memorial donations to the Winchester Hospital Cancer Center, Attn: Foundation, 41 Highland Ave., Winchester, MA 01890 or www.winchesterhospital.org visit tewksburyfuneralhome.com
Published in The Boston Globe on June 2, 2014
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