Esther M. (Laird) Degan
1928 - 2014
LOWELL -- Esther M. (Laird) Degan, 86, of Lowell, died Thursday, July 31, 2014, at Fairhaven Healthcare Center in Lowell. She was the beloved wife of Daniel G. Degan Sr., of Lowell who survives her.
Born in Lowell on February 15. 1928, she was a daughter of the late Robert J. and Mary Ellen (Toohey) Laird.
Esther loved spending time at the beach, enjoyed playing Bingo and was a fan of the Red Sox.
In addition to her husband, Esther is survived by her children, Daniel G. Degan, Jr. of Lowell; David G. Degan and his wife, Kathy of Tyngsboro; Dennis R. Degan and his wife, Christine of Lowell; three grandchildren, Lauren and Maxwell Degan of Tyngsboro, and Ayden Degan of Lowell; a brother, Jack Laird of Lowell; a sister-in-law, Patricia Rapazza of Lowell; many nieces and nephews.
She was the sister of the late Patricia Gearin, Ann E. Greene; Dorothy Hadfield, and Leo "Bob" Laird.
DEGAN -- Relatives and friends are invited to her Life Celebration to be held on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 from 4 until 7 PM in the McKENNA-OUELLETTE FUNERAL HOME, 327 Hildreth Street, Lowell. A Funeral Service will take place in the Funeral Home at 6:30 PM. Interment will be held privately.
For directions or condolences, please visit www.mckennaouellette.com
McKenna-Ouellette Funeral Home
327 Hildreth St
Lowell, MA 01850
Published in Lowell Sun on Aug. 4, 2014