Robert E.'s Story
Robert E. McAvoy, 82, of Methuen, passed away Friday, July 7, 2017, at the Holy Family Hospital, Methuen.
He was born in Methuen and was the son of the late Daniel and Sally (Jurkevicz) McAvoy.
Robert was raised and educated in Methuen and was a graduate of Tenney High School. He was employed as an automotive mechanic for 42 years and retired from Merrimack Valley Tire in Haverhill.
Robert was predeceased by his wife, Norma Ann (Rusnak) McAvoy and his brother, William McAvoy.
He is survived by his son, Richard McAvoy and his wife, Pamela of Wells, Maine; daughters, Sharon Campbell and her husband, Wayne of Somersworth, N.H., and Roberta Gaudes and her husband, Ernest of Jefferson, N.H.; brother, Daniel McAvoy and his wife, Ruth of Methuen. He also leaves several grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Monday, July 10, 2017, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. Graveside funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at Elmwood Cemetery, Methuen. For directions or to send condolences, please visit www.cataudellafh.com.
Published on  July 9, 2017