Salem — Julia Ann (Flynn) Belleau, 81, wife of the late Emilio Belleau, and a longtime resident of Salem, died in Grosvenor Park Nursing Home, Salem, following a long illness.
Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Michael J. and Agnes ( Dugan) Flynn. She graduated from St. James High School in Salem. Mrs. Belleau was an outstanding athlete and involved in many sports in her younger years.
Following her marriage, Mrs. Belleau was a stay-at-home mom, caring for her family, while her husband worked at Auger Insurance in Salem.
She is survived by her three children, James P Belleau of Oneonta, N.Y., Andrea Cawlina and her husband, Michael, of Salem, and Kathleen Belleau of Marblehead; a brother, John Flynn of Salem; two sisters, Mary Flynn of Florida, and Catherine Flynn of North Carolina; three grandchildren, Jesse Belleau of Nashua, N.H., Drew Cawlina of Pasadena, Calif., and Alison Cawlina of Salem.
She was predeceased by two brothers, Paul and Robert Flynn; and a sister, Eileen Flynn.
ARRANGEMENTS: Julia’s funeral will be held on Saturday, July 12, at 11 a.m., in the Murphy Funeral Home, 85 Federal St., corner of North St., Salem. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours will be Friday, July 11, from 6 to 8 p.m., in the Murphy Funeral Home. Those who wish, may make memorial contributions to Salem Hospital Cancer Fund, c/o NSMC Development Fund, 81 Highland Ave., Salem, MA 01970. For her guest book, or additional information, please call 978-744-0497, or visit www.MurphyFuneralHome.com.