NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

October 22, 2012

E. Peter Kevin, 74


Venice, FL — E. Peter Kevin, 74, of Venice, FL, formerly of Seabrook, NH, Barrington NH, and Swampscott, MA, died October 19, 2012 at his home in Venice.

He was born in Swampscott, January 10, 1938, a son of the late Edward J. and Marguerite (Cullen) Kevin.

Raised in Swampscott, he graduated from Lynn Trade High School, Lynn, MA and was a veteran serving with the US Air Force. He was employed by Verizon for many years as a telephone technician.

In his younger years, Peter was an avid pilot and then a remote control flyer. While living in New England, he was a member of the Rochester Modelers Club and after moving to Florida in 2008, he joined the Venice RC Flying Club. Peter was an officer in his church and co-ran the computer club in Venice.

He shared 47 years of marriage with his wife, Carole (Hicks) Kevin of Venice.

In addition to his wife, family members include his son, Timothy Kevin and his wife Deanna of Pittsfield, VT; his brother, Paul Kevin and his wife Mary Ann of Peabody, MA; his sister, Louise Burke of Annapolis, MD; his cousin, Edward Chausses and his wife Janice of Lynn, MA; and many nieces and nephews.

Mr. Kevin was predeceased by his daughter, Corrine E. Kevin on January 3, 1980.

ARRANGEMENTS: Visiting hours will be from 12-2 P.M. Thursday, October 25, 2012 in the Remick & Gendron Funeral Home – Crematory, 811 Lafayette Road, Hampton, NH. A graveside service will immediately follow the visitation in Hillside Cemetery, Seabrook, NH. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Visit www.RemickGendron.com.