SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

October 2, 2013

L. June Lord, 76


Danvers — L. June (Douglas) (Drew) Lord, 76, died at home on Monday, September 30, 2013. She was the wife of the late David Lord and the late Laurence C. Drew.

Born in Waltham on June 17, 1937, she was the daughter of the late George and Barbara (Thurlow) Douglas. She was raised and educated in Waltham, and was a graduate of Waltham High School and the Chandler School for Women.

Until her retirement, June was employed at Savin Corporation and Ricoh as a service technician and dispatcher.

A longtime Danvers resident, she loved traveling and at one time earned her pilot’s license. She enjoyed boating and water skiing, snowmobiling, knitting, and scrapbooking.

She is survived by her children, Valerie Dellea and her husband, Bernard, of Amesbury, and Mark Drew and his wife, Denise, of Danvers; her grandchildren, Ian and James Dellea, and Nicholas, Ryan, and Justin Drew; two great-grandchildren, Samuel and Sullivan; two sisters, Barbara “Lee” Carmel of Danvers, and Nancy “Poppy” Perri of Florida; and many nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Her Funeral Service will be Friday, October 4, at 9:30 a.m., in C.R. Lyons & Sons, Funeral Directors, 28 Elm Street, Danvers Square. Relatives and friends are invited. Burial will be private and there are no visiting hours.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701, or Hospice of the North Shore, 75 Sylvan St., Danvers, MA 01923.