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PEMcast 002 — Makers

For this episode of the PEMcast, we focus on our new Maker Lounge and one of the most known makers in the world, kinetic sculptor Theo Jansen. Our Curator of ...
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Obituary: Genevieve C. Luneau

Luneau, Genevieve C. (Philips) Of Peabody, July 15, 2014. Wife of the late John R. Luneau. Mother of John P. Luneau and his wife, Kathy, of Washington Crossing, PA, Kathleen Simons and her husband, John, of Danvers, Nancy Herbst and her husband, Timothy, of Tempe, AZ and Christine Normoyle of San Jose, CA. Grandmother of John Zachary Luneau, Evan Simons, Elliot Simons, Katrina Herbst, Meredith Herbst, Christopher Herbst, Benjamin Normoyle and Sarah Normoyle. Sister of the late Marie L. Philips. Family and friends will honor and remember Genevieve's life by gathering for calling hours in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham on Monday, July 21st from 4 to 8 p.m. and again at 9 a.m. on ...
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Obituary: Constance Foley Black

Black, Constance Foley Of Peabody, July 17, 2014, age 77, loving wife of Bernard Black, daughter of the late William J. and Florence R. (Cullinane ) Cummings Sr., devoted mother and mother-in-law of Walter J. and Barbara Foley of Walpole, MA, Daniel and Rachael Foley of No. Springfield, VT., Kathleen and Dean Ginoulis of Danvers, Deborah and Dave Watson of Bedford, NH, Janet and James MacNeill of Beverly, MA , cherished grandmother of Evan, Cassandra, Erica, Patrick, Kelly, Sara, Sean, Lucas, Hannah and Silas, and many nieces and nephews. Sister of the late William J. Cummings Jr. A Visitation will be held on Sunday, July 20, 2014 from 3:00 until 7:00 PM at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home at the ...
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Obituary: Lorraine Miller-robbins

Miller-Robbins, Lorraine (Potcherkoff) 86, of Delray Beach, FL, formerly of Peabody and Malden. Entered Eternal Rest on July 16, 2014. Devoted wife of the late Albert Robbins and Irving Miller. Beloved mother of Martin & his wife Jean Robbins, Arthur & his wife Linda Robbins and Jerry & his wife Janet Robbins. Cherished grandmother of Seth & Monet, Josh & Meghan, Jessie & Bunker, Alison, Adam and Juliana. Proud great grandmother of Hayden, Leah, Blake, Grayson and Emily. Dearest sister of Charlotte Rubenstein & her late Husband Hyman, the late Zelda Alman and her surviving husband Harvey & his wife Joan Alman. Services at Lebanon- Tifereth Israel cemetery Route 128N (between Exits 25 & 24) PEABODY on Friday July 18 ...
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Pop-Up Parisian Picnic

The meetings started in bitterly cold January. The objective: coordinate in six month’s time a pop-up art installation involving hundreds of people and just as many portable tables, white table ...
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Behind the camera with Breitz

As a kid growing up in rural Southern Missouri, I took in a steady diet of Family Ties, The Facts of Life and Different Strokes. I remember, gathering in the ...
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Obituary: Nathan Tanzer

Tanzer, Nathan Of Valrico, FL formerly of Peabody, entered into rest on July 9, 2014. Beloved husband of Fruma (Miller) Tanzer. Devoted father of Brad Tanzer of Stuart, FL, Russ Tanzer and his wife Laura MacPhail of South Hamilton and Amy Buckley and her husband George of Hudson, NH. Brother of Dr. Jason Tanzer and his wife Lois of West Hartford, CT and the late Elaine Tanzer. Cherished Grandfather to Michael and Christopher Tanzer, Evan and Norah Tanzer, and Jared and Cameron Buckley, and nephew to Janice Angorn. Graveside Services at the Maple Hill Cemetery, 98 Canterbury Dr. Peadbody on Sunday at 11:00AM. Memorial Observance immediately following the burial at the home of Russ and Laura Tanzer and continuing on ...
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Obituary: Rolf H. Owens

OWENS, Rolf H., Sr. Of Brooksby Village Peabody, formerly of Lynnfield, age 91, beloved husband of H. Louise (Conley) Owens, died July 7th, 2014. Rolf is survived by his wife of 68 years, H. Louise (Conley) Owens of Peabody, his daughter, Donna Herhold and her husband Michael of Bartlesville, Oklahoma, his son, Rolf H. Owens Jr. and his wife Cynthia of Beverly, his grandchildren, Barbara Kellenbenz, Brian Berry and Joscelyn Owens, his great grandchildren, Jack, Riley and Regan Kellenbenz, his niece and nephew, Leslie Herrmann and Jeffrey Owens, his grandnephew, Christopher Ofstein and many extended family including his cousin Harald Ekrheim & family of Norway. He was also the brother of the late Frank Owens. His funeral service will be ...
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Obituary: Leanora Atkinson

Atkinson, Leanora (Aucella) Of Peabody, July 8, 2014, Leanora (Aucella) Atkinson, 84, beloved wife of 63 years to James E. Atkinson Jr., loving mother and mother-in-law to Joanne Andrews of Branford, CT., Corinne and Louis Corsino and Deborah and Michael Silvia all of North Reading. Cherished grandmother of Christopher Andrews, Jennifer Ferguson, Louis Corsino III, Candice Corsino, Michael Silvia and Joshua Silvia, sister of Lorraine Burr of Stoneham and the late Thomas Aucella Sr. and Elvera "Chickie" Aucella. A Visitation will be held on Friday, July 11th from 5:00 until 8:00 PM at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home at the 82 Lynn St., PEABODY facility. Her funeral will be held on Saturday at 9:00 AM from the funeral home followed ...
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Obituary: Barbara Connor

Connor, Barbara (Brooks) 96, of Peabody and formerly of Orleans and Somerville, passed away one day short of her 97th birthday on Tuesday, July 1 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. She was the daughter of the late Walter and Gertrude (Farrand) Brooks, loving mother of William and his wife Jacquelyn Connor of Haverhill, Patricia and her husband William Metz of Indiana and Brenda and her husband Peter Russo of NJ, sister of George Brooks of FL, and is also survived by eleven grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her siblings, Phil and Franklin Brooks, Dorothy LaPointe, and Ruth Russo. She was employed for many years as a secretary for American Machine Foundry and the ...
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