SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

April 29, 2014

Jean C. Barrasso, 68


Danvers, MA — Jean C. (MacNeil) Barrasso, 68, a longtime Danvers resident passed away peacefully on April 25, 2014, with family at her side. She was the wife of Pasquale A. Barrasso with whom she shared 46 years of marriage.

Born in Canada in 1946, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Mary Josephine (Dunphy) MacNeil. Mrs. Barrasso was employed for many years at both Hunt Memorial and Beverly Hospital as an OR/CSR Technician. Jean enjoyed time spent with family, gardening , pets, her trips to Nova Scotia and many other interest.

She leaves her two sons, David and Rico Barrasso, both of Danvers.

She was the sister to Ann McNamara, John MacNeil and his wife, Donna, Gerard MacNeil and his wife, Wanda, Kevin MacNeil and his wife, Patsy, Alva MacNeil, Gerry MacNeil, Wanda Burke and her husband, Connie. She also leaves a sister in-law, Donna MacNeil and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her brothers, James and Donald MacNeil; brother-in-law, Val McNamara; and sister-in-law, Shirley MacNeil.

ARRANGEMENTS: A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday afternoon in St. Richard Parish, Forest Street, Danvers, at 2 p.m. Please make memorial donations to the Polycystic Kidney Foundation at www.pkdcure.org. Assisting the family is the Mackey Funeral Home, Danvers. See www.mackeyfuneralhome.com to leave a condolence.