, Salem, MA

October 23, 2013

Jeannette (Beauregard) Levasseur, 89

Beverly — Jeannette (Beauregard) Levasseur, 89, formerly of Salem, Mass., and Goffstown, N.H., died Friday, October 18, 2013, at her home in Beverly. She was predeceased by her husband, John V. Levasseur with whom she shared many years of marriage.

Born in Salem, Mass., in 1924, she was the daughter of the late Rose (Richard) and Donat Beauregard. She was raised and educated in Salem. She retired from the Lynn Item after 20 years as a supervisor in the Classified Advertising Dept. After retiring to Goffstown, N.H., her greatest joy in life was spending time with her family. She also loved playing the piano, doing counted cross-stitch, painting and reading.

She leaves three daughters, Suzanne and her husband, Richard Soo Hoo, of Andover, Janice and her husband, Willis Iannarelli, of Marblehead, and Patricia Levasseur of Salem. She is also survived by two grandchildren, Willis Iannarelli of Nova Scotia and Claudia Jin Soo Hoo and husband, Benjamin O’Leary, of North Andover; three great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brothers, Armand, Frank, George and Joseph Beauregard.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to her funeral Mass in Ste. Anne Church, 290 Jefferson Ave., Salem, MA, on Monday, October 28, 2013, at 11 a.m. There will be no visiting hours. Burial in Goffstown, N.H., will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, 230 East Ohio St., Suite 304, Chicago, IL 60611. For guestbook, please visit