SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

July 29, 2013

Rebekah Jean Duerr, 30


Haverhill — Rebekah Jean Duerr, 30, of Haverhill, passed away Friday, July 26, 2013, in Haverhill. She was born in Blue Hill, Maine, and was the daughter of Richard M. Duerr of Gouldsboro, Maine, and Jean L. (Morrill) Duerr of Windham, N.H.

Rebekah was raised and educated in Danvers, and was a graduate of Danvers High School. She was a certified yoga instructor, and owned and operated her own business in Haverhill. She also worked for years as a processor in the residential mortgage business.

Rebekah was a warm, wonderful girl, who will be sadly missed by so many friends and family.

Besides her parents, she is survived by her son, Jaxxon Duerr of Haverhill; her sisters, Kara A. Duerr of Gouldsboro, Rachael M. Duerr of Plaistow, N.H., and Gabriella F. D’Orto and Angelina G. D’Orto, both of Windham; her stepfather, Stephen M. D’Orto of Windham; her maternal grandparents, Chester W. and Patricia C. Morrill of Danvers; her paternal grandparents, Robert and Catherine Duerr of Methuen; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Tuesday, July 30, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., on Wednesday, July 31, at Sacred Heart Church, 165 South Main St., Bradford. Interment will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Methuen. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her memory to the Jaxxon Duerr Trust Fund, C/O Patriot Community Bank, 237 Lexington St., Woburn, MA 01801. For directions and condolences, please visit www.cataudellafh.com.