Anne M. (Pelletier) Dever

April 27, 2020

Anne M. (Pelletier) Dever

Passed away peacefully, March 27, 2020

Anne M. (Pelletier) Dever – 89 of Woburn, passed away peacefully on March 27, 2020.  Beloved wife of the late John B. Dever. She is predeceased by her brothers Joseph and Roger Pelletier and followed in death by her sister Dorothy Pelletier. Cherished mother and devoted grandmother , she is survived by her daughters Marianne Foley and family Robert and Mikaila, Elaine Kelly and family James, Michael and Brian, Denise Delaney and family Timothy, Meghin,Shaun, and Kevin, Patricia (Tricia) Tedesco and family Edward,Eddie,Jake and Tommy and her son John (Jack) Dever Jr and family Candace(Candy),Deanna,Mike,Nikki,Sean,Cory and MaryLuz .She is also survived by her great-grandchildren Benji, Emma and Ella as well as her sisters in law Marjorie Dever, Mary Gorman and Eleanor Pelletier , her brother in law Edward Smith and many nieces and nephews.  Due to the current situation we are experiencing with the Corona Virus, arrangements are private and under the direction of the Lynch – Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Anne’s memory to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. A celebration of life for Anne’s memory will be held at some future date by the family.

Anne M. (Pelletier) Dever – 89 of Woburn, passed away peacefully on March 27,2020, at the age of 89. She was the beloved wife of the late John B. Dever.

Anne was a fun loving woman who was known for her laugh and her smile. She worked in Boston at John Hancock before meeting her husband Jake, of 55 years, at the barn dances in Billerica. She loved to dance. They built a wonderful life together on Hart Street.

Anne an accomplished seamstress used what free time she had with 5 children, to sew curtains, make braided rugs and quilts to make their house a home. She was also an avid knitter making whatever her family needed from mittens in the winter to new sweaters for the start of school. She always had a project going. In their retirement, they spent the winters in Florida, close to their grandchildren and of course their son. Family was everything to her and she will be missed.

She is predeceased by her brothers Joseph and Roger Pelletier and followed in death by her sister Dorothy Pelletier. Cherished mother and  devoted grandmother , she is survived by her daughters Marianne Foley and family Robert and Mikaila, Elaine Kelly and family James, Michael and Brian, Denise Delaney and family Timothy, Meghin,Shaun, and Kevin, Patricia (Tricia) Tedesco and family Edward,Eddie,Jake and Tommy and her son John (Jack) Dever Jr and family Candace(Candy),Deanna,Mike,Nikki,Sean,Cory and MaryLuz .She is also survived by her great-grandchildren Benji, Emma and Ella as well as her sisters in law Marjorie Dever, Mary Gorman and Eleanor Pelletier , her brother in law Edward Smith and many nieces and nephews.  

Due to the current situation we are experiencing with the Corona Virus, arrangements are private and under the direction of the Lynch – Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Anne’s memory to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. A celebration of life for Anne’s memory will be held at some future date by the family.

 

Due to the current situation we are experiencing with the Corona Virus, arrangements are private and under the direction of the Lynch – Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Anne’s memory to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. A celebration of life for Anne’s memory will be held at some future date by the family.

 

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  1. John Pelletier

    Rest in peace, Aunt Anne. You were much loved, and there is no better legacy than the great family you left behind. We’ll miss you.

  2. Meg Flaherty

    I am so sorry for your loss.
    With Deepest Sympathy~ Meg (Mills) Flaherty

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