Obituaries 09-10-2013

September 10, 2013
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Stanley Oldytowski

Longtime GE Aircraft Technician

Stanley J. Oldytowski of Peabody, formerly of Lynn, died on September 2 at the Spaulding Hospital and Re-hab center in Cambridge after a brief illness. He was 68 years old.

Born in Lynn, the son of the late Peter P. and Mary A. (Mojewoczic) Oldytowski, he was a US Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, a Life Member of the Polish Legion American Veterans Post 56, Lynn, a member of  IUE Local 201 and a technician in the Aircraft Division of General Electric Company for many years.

He is survived by two sons: Peter J. Oldytowski and his companion, Bobbie of Watertown and Robert S. Oldytowski and his companion, Leslie of Lynn; one brother, Paul H. Oldytowski of New Smyrna Beach, Florida and one sister, Mary Ann Newton of Spencer, MA. He was the brother of the late Janice Sheehan and also leaves several nieces, nephews and cousins.

At his request, services and burial were private. Arrangements were by the Nadworny Funeral Home, Lynn. Those who wish may make donations to the American Lung Association of MA, Essex County Branch, 100 Cummings Center, Suite 323A, Beverly, MA 01915-6185. For guest book: www.nadwornyfuneralhome.com

Henry (Red) Hanagan

Lynn Item Retiree and Former Lynn School Substitute Teacher

Lynn Item Retiree and Former Lynn School Substitute Teacher

Henry E. (Red) Hanagan of Nahant died on August 14 at Kaplan Family Hospice House following a long illness. He was 87 years old.

The husband of Margaret M. (Murphy) Hanagan for 62 years and son of John and Elizabeth (Kelly) Hanagan, he was born in Lynn and raised in Orient Heights until he was 14 years old when he moved back to Lynn. He graduated from St. Mary’s Boys High School in 1944 and also attended Burdett College and Fitchburg State College.

He worked at the Lynn Item as a typesetter and advertising Sales Representative for 37 years. After retirement, he became a substitute teacher for the Lynn School system primarily at Pickering Middle School and Lynn Tech.

He was a longtime member of the Lynn YMCA and loved to play racquetball and tennis. He also loved dancing and socializing with friends but his greatest joy was spending time with his family. At the many large family gatherings he was always the life of the party telling great jokes and unforgettable stories. He will be greatly missed by his family and the many lives he touched.

He is survived by his wife Margaret (Peg) Hanagan and his seven children: Kathleen Hanagan of Portland, OR., Margaret ( Peggy) and her husband, Frank Padalino of Herndon, VA, William (Bill) and his wife, Gail Hanagan of Beijing, China, Debra ( Debi) and her husband, John Ford of Walpole, Mary and her husband, Don Burgess of Lynn, Susan ( Sue) and her husband, John Kiley of Lynn and Erin and her husband, Steve Barrett of Melrose. He is also survived by 16 grandchildren: Antje Fimmel, Katrina Fimmel, Jonathan Fimmel, Kristin Hackenson, Alex Padalino, Dominic Padalino, Ricky Best, Bridget Hanagan, Nora Hanagan, Allison Mosho, Ryan Ford, Helena Ford, Samantha Kiley, Jake Kiley, Stephen Barrett, and Billy Barrett a sister Clare Slaven and her husband, Don, of Mashpee and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Solimine Landergan and Richardson Funeral Home, Lynn., Burial was in Greenlawn Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Kaplan Family Hospice House, 78 Liberty St., Danvers MA 01923 or St. Mary’s High School 35 Tremont St. Lynn MA 01902. For guestbook: www.solimine.com

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