SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

March 5, 2013

Justin Christopher Twitchell, 33


PEABODY — Mr. Justin Christopher Twitchell 33, of Peabody, formerly of Salem, died unexpectedly, Saturday morning, March 2nd, 2013, at Beverly Hospital.

Born in Lynn, he was the son of Valerie (DeFelice) and Dave Richard of Peabody and James and Nada Twitchell of Redwood City, California. He was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Essex Agricultural and Technical High School in Hathorne.

A loving and caring son, grandson, brother and friend, Justin was very artistic. He used his art prowess designing album and CD covers for local bands throughout the North Shore. He had a true love of music of all genera. He was a dedicated Boston sports fan who enjoyed cheering for his beloved Boston Bruins and Boston Red Sox. He will be deeply missed.

Justin is survived by his parents, Valerie (DeFelice) and Dave Richard of Peabody and James and Nada Twitchell of Redwood City, Calif.; his sister, Ashley Twitchell of Peabody; his maternal grandmother Janet DeFelice of Danville, N.H.; his paternal grandfather Elmer Twitchell of Beverly and many dear friends. He was the grandson of the late Mildred Twitchell and Patrick DeFelice and nephew of the late Robert Twitchell.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to a visiting hour which will be held in The O’Donnell Funeral Home 46 Washington Square (At Salem Common), Salem, Thursday, March 7, 2013, from 1 until 2 p.m. A funeral service will follow the visitation at 2:30 p.m. Burial is private. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit www.odonnellfuneralservice.com.