Richard E. Dennehy

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Richard E. Dennehy

September 18, 1935 - November 12, 2018

Richard E. Dennehy North Hampton, NH - Richard E. Dennehy, 83, of North Hampton, NH, formerly of Groveland and Bradford, beloved husband of 61 years to Anna P. (Marino) Dennehy, passed away November 12, 2018 with his loving family by his side.
Born in Bradford, he was the son of the late James T. and Ellen (Mulvaney) Dennehy. He was raised and educated in Haverhill and was a graduate of Haverhill High School, Class of 1953. Richard was a graduate of Bentley College and Suffolk University. He served for eight years in the United States Navy Reserves. He was employed at the former Western Electric and Lucent Technologies for over 35 years as a cost accountant supervisor. Richard was a longtime member of the Cedardale Athletic Club in Bradford and enjoyed many sports including basketball, tennis and golf. He coached boys little league and girls basketball in Groveland. Richard served on the Class of 1953 Reunion Committee. With his wife Anna, he loved to travel to Hawaii, the Caribbean and Las Vegas. A devoted husband father and grandfather, he will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
In addition to his loving wife Anna, he is survived by his children, Susan A. Dennehy of Bradford; Gary R. Dennehy and his wife Laurie J. of Hampstead, NH; Laurie A. Dennehy-Cyr of Kensington, NH; Paul J. Dennehy and his partner, Tammy L. Jennings of Rowley; five grandchildren, Brian Hickey, Amanda M. Dennehy; Matthew R. Dennehy; Melanie R. Cyr and Nicholas D. Cyr.
Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend calling hours on Sunday, November 18 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main Street, Haverhill. Funeral services will begin on Monday at 9 a.m. at the funeral home with a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at Sacred Heart Church, 165 South Main Street, Haverhill. Burial will follow in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, 395 North Broadway, Haverhill. Donations may be made in his memory to Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215. Please visit Comeau Funeral Home on Facebook or www.comeaufuneral.com.
Published on November 15, 2018
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Sharon Hochmuth
Nov 15, 2018
Dear Anna I’m so sorry to hear of Dick passing. I often think about you and our secretarial years together in Bell Labs. Stay well my friend.
Bob Riley
Nov 15, 2018
Dick was my first boss at Western Electric. He was a great person.