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John W. McElhiney

July 19, 1936 April 3, 2019
John W. McElhiney
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John W. McElhiney, Ret. Beverly Firefighter, age 82, died April 3, 2019 at the Kaplan Hospice House. He was the husband of Joyce A. (Page) McElhiney. Born and raised in Beverly, he was the son of the late Arthur and Elsa (Peterson) McElhiney. He graduated from Beverly High School Class of 1954.
John was a Beverly Firefighter for forty years.
He enjoyed geocaching, reading about history, camping, boating, vacationing and spending time with his family and friends.
Surviving him in addition to his wife Joyce with whom he shared nearly 39 years of marriage are his three daughters, Diane Joslin of Peabody MA, Cheryl West and husband Harry of Attleboro, MA, Joni Lane and husband Chris Cook of Mason NH, his two step daughters, Lori Clements and husband George, of Beverly MA, Kristine Vondrell and husband Marty of Seattle WA, his two sisters: Jane Prescott and her husband Web of Poway, CA, Helen Hawkey of El Cajon, CA, eight grandchildren, Jennifer, Paul, Steve, Carl, Elizabeth, Derek, Tyler, Emily, Eric and eight great grandchildren.
His funeral service will be held in the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly on Sunday April 7, 2019 at 2p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visitation will be held from 12 to 2p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his name to the Alzheimer’s Association https://www.alz.org/. Information, directions, condolences at www.campbellfuneral.com


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Visitation

Sunday

7

Apr

12:00 PM 4/7/2019 12:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 4/7/2019 2:00:00 PM
Campbell Funeral Home

525 Cabot Street
Beverly, MA 01915

Campbell Funeral Home
525 Cabot Street Beverly 01915 MA
United States

Service

Sunday

7

Apr

2:00 PM 4/7/2019 2:00:00 PM
Campbell Funeral Home

525 Cabot Street
Beverly, MA 01915

Campbell Funeral Home
525 Cabot Street Beverly 01915 MA
United States

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Alzheimer's Association

309 Waverly Oaks Road
Waltham, Massachusetts 02452
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