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Edward J. Carbrey

June 28, 1924 October 5, 2018
Edward J. Carbrey
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BEVERLY - Edward J. Carbrey, Jr., age 94, beloved husband of Frances L. (Scibisz) Carbrey passed away on October 5, 2018, at Care One Essex Park, Beverly. Born in Peabody he was the son of the late Edward J. and Anna M. (Wilfore) Carbrey, Sr. He was a graduate of Danvers High School, Bowdoin College and Northeastern University.

An honorably discharged veteran, he proudly served his country during WWII as a Sergeant in the United States Army and Royal Airforce.

Mr. Carbrey worked at General Electric in Lynn for 3 years as a Manufacturing Engineer, then for the rest of his career worked at MIT in Cambridge as an Engineer, Publications Section Chief, and a lecturer on Communicating Technical Information.

Ed was a train enthusiast and enjoyed traveling the U.S. by railway.

Surviving him in addition to his wife Frances are two sons, Peter J. Carbrey and his wife Angelica of Lansing KS, Mark F. Carbrey and his wife Judy of Essex; a daughter, Sue M. Silva and her husband Thomas of Alachua, FL; a stepson, Dana P. Smerczynski and his wife Caroline of Beverly; two stepdaughters, Shelley A. Beaulieu of Beverly and Karen M. Ward and her husband Bill of Spring Hill, FL; a sister, Ruth Devarenne and her husband John of Danvers; his grandchildren, Paul, Alura, Kristina, Michelle, Eric, Jeffery, Brandon, Joanne, Leah, Alyssa, Shane, Dillon, many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his first wife, Frances J. (Sullivan) Carbrey, a son Paul E. Carbrey, and his sister Marie Cimon.

His Funeral Mass will be held at St. John the Evangelist Church, 111 New Balch Street, Beverly on Friday, October 12, 2018 at 10:30 AM. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Interment at North Beverly Cemetery. Arrangements by the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly. In lieu of flowers, expression of sympathy may be made in his Ed’s memory to St. John the Evangelist Church, 111 New Balch Street, Beverly, MA 01915. Information, condolences, directions at

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10:30 AM 10/12/2018 10:30:00 AM
St. John the Evangelist Church

111 New Balch Street
Beverly, MA 1915

St. John the Evangelist Church
111 New Balch Street Beverly 1915 MA
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11:45 AM 10/12/2018 11:45:00 AM
North Beverly Cemetery

Cabot Street
Beverly, MA 1915

North Beverly Cemetery
Cabot Street Beverly 1915 MA

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