NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

May 21, 2013

Doris G. Desmond, 79


North Andover, MA — Doris G. (Noonan) Desmond, 79, of North Andover, formerly of Reading, passed away at the Prescott House in North Andover on May 20, 2013. She was the beloved wife of the late Daniel K. Desmond, and the loving mother of Kevin Desmond of Maine, Hilary McCarthy of Reading, Gael Hogan of Salisbury, Patrick and Sean Desmond, both of Hampton, N.H. She was also the dear sister of the late Lois Tilton and is survived by six grandchildren. Doris was a longtime realtor serving Amesbury, Salisbury and Newburyport.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to gather at the Costello Funeral Home, 177 Washington St., Winchester, on Thursday, May 23, at 11 a.m., followed by a Prayer Service at noon. Interment to follow in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. If desired, donations in Doris’ memory may be made to Life Choice Hospice, 460 Totten Pond Rd., Waltham, MA 02451. www.costellofuneralhome.com.