SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

January 20, 2014

Warren M. 'Skip' Esposito, 62


Peabody — Warren M. “Skip” Esposito, 62, of Lynn, and formerly of Peabody, beloved husband of Barbara (Dabrieo) Esposito, died peacefully at the North Shore Medical Center-Union Hospital in Lynn, after a brief illness, while in the comforting presence of his family.

Born in Lynn, he was the son of Ruth (Burnham) Esposito of Newburyport and the late Warren Esposito. He grew up in Peabody and attended Peabody schools. He lived in Peabody most of his life, and had recently moved to Lynn.

He enlisted in the U.S. Army, with service in the Vietnam War. He was stationed in Germany.

Mr. Esposito was a machinist with General Electric in Lynn for 15 years. He later worked in corporate security until retiring four years ago with health issues.

“Skip” was an avid Red Sox fan, and generally just enjoyed baseball. He liked fishing, camping, trading baseball cards, and loved animals, especially his Yorkie dog, Scruffy. He was most passionate about his family, and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, who he cherished very much.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara (Dabrieo) Esposito of Lynn, with whom he shared 38 years of marriage; a son, Brad Esposito and his life partner, Kristen Hudson of Reading; three daughters, Bethany Esposito and her life partner, Stephen Terzian of Spencer, Mass., Jaclyn Esposito and her life partner, Chris Powers, and Jessica and her husband, Sean Crowley all of Lynn; four grandchildren, Joseph Santerre and Makayla Crowley of Lynn, and Tyler and Bradley Esposito of Reading; his mother, Ruth (Burnham) Esposito of Newburyport; five brothers Nick and his wife, Susan Esposito of Lakeville, David and his wife, Lynn Esposito of Newburyport, James and his wife, Lisa Esposito of Fremont, N.H., Gary Esposito of Miami, Fla., and Glenn Esposito of Lee, N.H.; a sister, Janet and her husband, Jim Keay of Raynham; and many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and great-nephews, and extended family.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are kindly invited to gather on Wednesday, January 22, at a time to be announced, from the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 20 Church St., Peabody, followed by a funeral Mass, also to be announced, in St. John the Baptist Church, Peabody. A visitation will be held on Tuesday, from 4 to 8 p.m., in the funeral home. Cremation will follow the Mass. Memorial donations may be made to the Jimmy Fund, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor, Brookline, MA 02445-7226.

Please visit www.ccbfuneral.com for his obituary and to sign condolences.