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George W. Darrah

September 5, 1951 December 3, 2018
George W. Darrah
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Obituary for George W. Darrah

George W. Darrah 67, former owner of Browns of Beverly Bicycles, passed away peacefully on December 3, 2018 surrounded by his family at the Kaplan House, after a lengthy illness. Born in Beverly, raised in Lynn and long-time resident of Beverly, he was the son of the late George A. Darrah Sr. and Eleanor (Fisher) Darrah.

George, along with his wife, Jane and brother Richard owned and operated Browns of Beverly Bicycles for many years. He loved his bike shop and was happiest there, selling, talking about and working on bikes. He was a wealth of knowledge of the bike industry dating back to the 1950’s. In addition, he loved watching and talking sports, statistics and players, particularly about the Red Sox.

He is survived by his devoted wife, Jane (Elderkin) Darrah, his son George E. Darrah of Beverly, and daughter Lauren W. Darrah of Beverly and her fiancé Craig G. Bartlett. He is also survived by his brother Richard B. Darrah and his wife Suzanne of Topsfield. In addition to his immediate family, George is survived by many in-laws, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Visiting hours will be held Friday, December 7th, from 4PM-7PM. Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 8th, at 10AM at Campbells Funeral Home. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Kaplan Family Hospice House 78 Liberty Street, Danvers, MA 01923. Arrangements by the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly. Information, directions, condolences at www.campbellfuneral.com.


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Visitation

Friday

7

Dec

4:00 PM 12/7/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 12/7/2018 7:00:00 PM
Campbell Funeral Home

525 Cabot Street
Beverly, MA 01915

Campbell Funeral Home
525 Cabot Street Beverly 01915 MA
United States

Service

Saturday

8

Dec

10:00 AM 12/8/2018 10:00:00 AM
Campbell Funeral Home

525 Cabot Street
Beverly, MA 01915

Campbell Funeral Home
525 Cabot Street Beverly 01915 MA
United States

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Care Dimensions c/o Kaplan House

75 Sylvan Street, Suite B-102
Danvers, MA 01923
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