, Salem, MA

April 23, 2013

Eva H. (Pelletier) Moreau, 78

Salem, MA — Eva H. (Pelletier) Moreau, 78, of Salem, passed away Sunday, April 21, 2013, at the Grosvenor Park Nursing Center in Salem. She was the wife of the late Elzear J. Moreau, Jr.

Born and raised in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Hilda (Laroche) Pelletier. Eva first worked for the former Maynard Plastics of Salem and for the last 20 years of her career, she worked in packing for Fishery Products of Danvers.

Eva was devoted to her family and her large extended family. She loved spending time with her family and especially the grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also found time to join and enjoy several social clubs including the Italian American Citizens Club of Peabody, the Franco American Club of Beverly, and the Lafayette Associates of Salem.

She is survived by four sons, Paul L. Moreau of Peabody, Joseph P. Moreau of Salem, Robert W. Moreau of Swampscott, and Randall L. Moreau and his wife, Jacqueline, of Acton, Maine; and a daughter, Rita C. Shores and her husband, Chris, of Conroe, Texas. She is also survived by her brother, Phillip Pelletier of Sturgis, S.D.; as well as 14 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son, Anthony A. Moreau, and her siblings, Albert, Leo and Lucille.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to gather at the Levesque Funeral Home, 163 Lafayette St. (Route 114 / 1-A), Salem, on Thursday, April 25, 2013, at 8 a.m. to be followed by her funeral Mass in Ste. Anne Church, 290 Jefferson Ave., Salem, at 9 a.m. Visiting hours, at the funeral home, will be on Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Salem. For guest book and additional information, please visit