Reading, MA — John T. Babine, of Reading, died at his home on March 23, 2014. He was the beloved husband of Linda S. (Nemerowski) Babine; devoted father of Jennifer Peznola and her husband, Bob, of Methuen, Erica Hurley and her husband, Jeff, of San Diego, Calif., Melissa Richards and her husband, Mark, of Andover, and Michael Walter and his wife, Cindy, of Easton; cherished son of Norma (Talbot) Freije of Newburyport; and loving grandfather of Jack, Giovanna, Tyler, Shane, Max, Stella, Wes, Winnie, Alexandra, Ben, and Leo.
ARRANGEMENTS: His funeral will be held from the Douglass, Edgerley and Bessom Funeral Home, 25 Sanborn St., corner of Woburn St., Reading, on Wednesday, March 26, at 9:30 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Agnes Church, 186 Woburn St., Reading, at 10:30 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Funeral home visiting hours are on Tuesday, from 4 to 8 p.m. Burial is private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in John’s memory to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.
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