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Yvon J. Darisse

April 26, 1934 January 25, 2019
Yvon J. Darisse
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Obituary for Yvon J. Darisse

Beverly-Yvon J. Darisse, 84, of Beverly died Friday, January 25, 2019 at Beverly Hospital. Yvon was born in Saint Andre, Quebec, Canada on April 26, 1934 and is the son of the late Irenee and the late Jeannette (Darisse) Darisse. He was educated in Saint Andre and completed his studies in the United States. He left his home at 18 years old and immigrated to the United States, where he became a citizen. His career was as a Construction Superintendent and he was associated with Gourdeau Construction Limited of So. Hamilton, Ma. for over 30 years until his retirement.

Yvon proudly served his country in the United States Army and Reserve. He was an active man and enjoyed snowmobiling, boating and RV’ing as well as traveling by land, ship and by air to new places. He was a proud Husband, Father, Grandfather and Great-Grandfather with many friends and acquaintances.

Yvon was a former member of the; Canadian Klondike Club, the Knights of Columbus, the Beverly Franco-American Club and the Palmer’s Cove Yacht Club where he had served as Fleet Captain.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Joan E. (Taylor) Darisse of Beverly and was pre-deceased by a son, Donald J. Darisse of Lynn.

He was born into a family of 12 children and was pre-deceased by his brothers; Irenee, Roger, Regent, Henry, Lionel, Robert, Claude, his sister Rita and a dear brother in-law Bertrand Chouinard (Rejane). Yvon is survived by his sisters; Rejane of Saint Arsene, Quebec, Carmen of Saint Andre and one brother Donald of Saint Andre as well as sister in-laws; Marie Jeanne Chouinard( Regent), Rita Labrecque( Henry), Rose Lamarre(Lionel) and Yvette Lamarre (Donald)

He was beloved by his Family in Canada as well as the US.

In addition to his wife Joan, Yvon is survived by; a son Norman J. Darisse and his wife Cheryl of Salem as well as a daughter Linda A. Gagnon and her husband Mark, six grandchildren; Erik, Nicole, Adam, Christina, Tasha and Dylan and 7 Great-Grandchildren; Julia, Brenda, Casey, Brianna, Lilliana, Luca and Fernanda as well as so many dear nieces, nephews and cousins.

His Funeral Mass will held at St. John the Evangelist Church, 111 New Balch Street, Beverly on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 11 AM. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Salem. Visiting hours at the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly on Thursday, January 31, 2019 from 4-7 PM. Information, directions, condolences at

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4:00 PM 1/31/2019 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 1/31/2019 7:00:00 PM
Campbell Funeral Home

525 Cabot Street
Beverly, MA 01915

Campbell Funeral Home
525 Cabot Street Beverly 01915 MA
United States





11:00 AM 2/1/2019 11:00:00 AM
St. John the Evangelist Church

111 New Balch Street
Beverly, MA 01915

St. John the Evangelist Church
111 New Balch Street Beverly 01915 MA

Cemetery Details


St. Mary's Cemetery Salem Final Resting Place

226 North Street
Salem, MA 1970

226 North Street Salem 1970 MA
United States

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