SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

September 22, 2009

John T. Reardon, 61


MIDDLETON — Mr. John Timothy Reardon, 61, beloved husband of Catherine (Page) Reardon, died Saturday, Sept. 19, 2009 unexpectedly at Beverly Hospital.

Born in Lynn, he was the son of Mary Rita (Moran) Reardon of Danvers and the late Raymond Reardon. He was raised and educated in Danvers and was a graduate of Danvers High School, Class of 1966. He continued his education at Bryant and Stratton College, graduating in 1968.

John was currently employed for 41 years with Varian/C.P.I as a supervisor. Active in the Town of Middleton, John was a member of the Lions Club, St. Agnes' Parish in Middleton, the Middleton Athletic Association, where he coached Little League Baseball and Youth Soccer. He was a member and Past President of the Masco Music Parents Association and a member of the Annasnappett Indian Dance Team. He was a long-time Cub Scout leader of Pack 73 of Middleton. He was also the scout master of Boy Scout Troop 19 in Middleton, and he had the honor of advancing many young men through to the rank of Eagle Scout. He was a loving husband and father who will be deeply missed.

In addition to his loving wife of 38 years, and his mother, John is survived by his daughter, Kelly Kasprzak and her husband David of Litchfield, N.H.; his son, Christopher Reardon of Bridgewater; his precious grandchildren, Nathaniel and Alexander Kasprzak; his sister, Nancy Corning and her husband Mark of Danvers; his brother, Michael Reardon and his wife Nancy of Danvers; his mother and father-in-law, Arthur and Mary Page of Middleton; his sister-in-law, Ann Bukowski of New Hampshire; his brothers-in-law, Carl Page of New Hampshire and Daniel Page and his wife Kim of Colorado; and several nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: His funeral Mass will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. at St. Mary of the Annunciation Church, Conant Street, Danvers. Relatives and friends invited. Burial is private. As requested, no visiting hours. Assisting the family with the arrangements is the Peterson-O'Donnell Funeral Home, 167 Maple St. (Route 62), Danvers. 978-774-6600. Online guestbook at www.legacy.com. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in his memory to the American heart Association, 20 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.