Bennett M. Abrams

November 4, 2020

Bennett M. Abrams

Bennett M. Abrams – of Stoneham, November 4th at the age of eighty-five. Beloved husband of Carol A. (Costa) Abrams. Devoted father of Joshua Michael Abrams of Stoneham. Cherished grandfather of Jayden Joseph Abrams and Emma Rose Abrams. Dear brother of the late Lorna Bronstein and brother-in-law of Frank and Mary Ellen Costa of Woburn, Leonard and Jo-Ann Costa of Nashua, NH, Marion Halliday of Plymouth and the late Norman Halliday.  Loving uncle of Tracy Villarreal, Michele Spillane, Keri Anderson, Kaitlyn Cloutier, Brian Costa, Christopher Costa, Len Costa, Kristen Lestock, Alan Bronstein, David Bronstein. Also survived by many great-grand nieces and nephews and his wonderful close friends of over 60 years, Michael Davis of Salem, MA and Lester Connors of Hudson, MA. Due to the current health crisis, all services are private and under the direction of the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home 263 Main Street, Woburn, MA. Interment will take place privately in Sharon Memorial Park, Sharon, MA. Memorial donations may be made in honor of Bennett to the charity of one’s choice.

Bennett M. Abrams of Stoneham, died peacefully, November 4th at the Kaplan Hospice House in Danvers at the age of eighty-five. He was the beloved husband of 42 years to Carol A. (Costa) Abrams. 

Born in Winthrop and raised in Revere MA, Ben was a son of the late Max and Rubye (Wiseman) Abrams. He was educated in   Revere and a graduate of Revere High School. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami Ohio.

For many years, Ben worked for Bradlees and Zayres. Later he became self-employed and continued his career in the retail industry.

Ben was a loving and devoted family man who enjoyed spending time with those he loved, especially his grandson. He also enjoyed trying his luck at various casinos and visiting the Caribbean. He will be sorely missed by those who loved him most.

Along with his wife Carol, Ben is survived and will be deeply missed by his son Joshua Michael Abrams of Stoneham. Cherished grandfather of Jayden Joseph Abrams and Emma Rose Abrams. Dear brother of the late Lorna Bronstein and brother-in-law of Frank and Mary Ellen Costa of Woburn, Leonard and Jo-Ann Costa of Nashua, NH, Marion Halliday of Plymouth and the late Norman Halliday.  Loving uncle of Tracy Villarreal, Michele Spillane, Keri Anderson, Kaitlyn Cloutier, Brian Costa, Christopher Costa, Len Costa, Kristen Lestock, Alan Bronstein, David Bronstein. Also survived by many great-grand nieces and nephews and his wonderful close friends of over 60 years, Michael Davis of Salem, MA and Lester Connors of Hudson, MA.

Due to the current health crisis, all services are private and under the direction of the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home 263 Main Street, Woburn, MA. Interment will take place private

Due to the current health crisis, all services are private and under the direction of the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home 263 Main Street, Woburn, MA. Interment will take place privately in Sharon Memorial Gardens, Sharon, MA. Memorial donations may be made in honor of Bennett to the charity of one’s choice.

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  1. Carol,
    So sorry to hear of your dear husband’s passing. May your memories bring you comfort during this sad time.
    Linda Burns

  2. I am so sorry for your loss, Carol. I worked at Bradlees and babysat Joshua. My mother Florence knew you and Ben well and loved you both.

  3. Lois Letterie Cianci

    Carol, I’m so very sorry to hear of your husband’s recent passing. My deepest condolences to you and your family.

  4. Carol, my deepest sympathy to you. I have fond memories of Ben joining us for many social gatherings! He was always a gentleman.

    Barry

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