SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

June 11, 2013

Judith (French) Levesque, 72


Danvers — Judith Carol (French) Levesque, 72, died Friday, June 7, 2013.

Born on October 27, 1940, in Salem to Archer N. and Estelle M. (Kruschwitz) French, she graduated from North Andover High School in 1958, and was a member of the National Honor Society.

She joined the Women’s Army Corps on October 27, 1958, her 18th birthday. Serving two years, she met her future husband. Following her discharge, she married Henry A. Levesque Jr. On November 12, 2010, they celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their family in attendance.

She is survived by her two daughters, Robin and Richard Dudzisz of Maine and Ann and Shawn Hawkins of Danvers; five grandchildren, Danielle (Gregg) Burkinshaw, Cameron and Robert Dudzisz, and Lauren and Collin Hawkins; a great-grandson, Jack; a brother, David French; a sister, Suzanne Osgood; and three nieces, and a nephew.

ARRANGEMENTS: Her funeral service will be Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at 7 p.m., in C.R. Lyons & Sons, Funeral Directors, 28 Elm St., Danvers Square. Visiting hours will precede the service from 5 to 6:45 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of the North Shore, 75 Sylvan St., Danvers, MA 01923. www.LyonsFuneral.com.