Judith N.'s Story
Judith N. (Nowell) Camasso, 82, of Andover, passed away on Monday, November 20, 2017, at Academy Manor Nursing Home in Andover, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Lawrence on March 10, 1935, she was the daughter of Frederick N. and Barbara (Packard) Nowell. She graduated from Punchard High School in Andover and worked at Western Electric for five years and then as an administrative assistant in the Andover School System for 25 years until her retirement. Judy was a member of the North Andover Grange. She was also a Friend of Bill W. In her free time, she enjoyed gardening, knitting, watching her grandsons’ baseball games, traveling to Maine, and playing Bingo, jigsaw puzzles, baking, and crosswords. She especially loved spending time with her grandchildren.
Judy will be deeply missed by her four children, Anthony Camasso and his wife, Tammy of Elizabeth, Colo., Nina Weymouth and her husband, Stephen of West Gardiner, Maine, Whitney Gosselin and her husband, Dan of Methuen, and David Camasso and his wife, Heidi of Methuen; 12 grandchildren, Derrick Camasso, Nathaniel Camasso, Peter Ayers, Kristopher Ayers, Hannah (Ayers) Byrne, Matthew Ayers, Geoffrey Gosselin, Andrew Gosselin, Ryan Gosselin, Cameron Camasso, Kyle Camasso, and Hayley Weymouth; three great-grandchildren, Kylie Ayers, Madelyn Ayers, and Colin Ayers; two expected great-grandchildren; four siblings, Frederick “Ted” Nowell, Jr. of North Andover, Diane Watson of Newburyport, Alan Nowell and his wife, Connie of Miami, Fla., and Peter Nowell of Amesbury; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her daughter, Wendy Camasso; her sister, Audrey Tarpy; and her brother, David Nowell.
Family and friends are invited to gather and celebrate Judy’s life at 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 25, 2017, at the Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home, 233 Lawrence Street, Methuen. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 11 a.m. Inurnment will follow at Ridgewood Cemetery in North Andover. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the MSPCA at Nevins Farm, 400 Broadway, Methuen, MA 01844. For directions and online guestbook, please visit www.pollardfuneralhome.com. The Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home is honored to serve the Camasso family.
Published on  November 22, 2017