Peabody MA — John C. Tenney, 73, of Peabody, died Monday , December 31, 2012, at the Radius Care Nursing Center in Danvers, after a long illness. He was the husband of the late June E. (Quadros) Tenney. He was born in Lynn, Mass., on August 24, 1939, the son of the late Willard and Lillian (Aylward) Tenney, and was raised in West Peabody and had resided here most of his life.
He was a graduate of Peabody High School in 1958 and was first employed at the former Page and Goodwin Printing Company in Peabody. He later worked at the City of Peabody Public Works Department and later ran a Newspaper delivery route for the Lynn Item prior to his retirement.
Jack enjoyed Horse and Dog racing at the New England race tracks and also loved to go camping in Maine and take in the Portland Sea Dogs baseball games.
He is survived by a son, Willard Joseph Tenney of Peabody, a sister, Ruth Brown of West Peabody, a sister-in-law, Cheryl Quadros, and his step-mother-in-law, Nelia Quadros, both of Peabody, and by seven nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: A visitation will be held on Thursday from 4 until 8 PM at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home at the 82 Lynn St., Peabod, facility. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday at the Funeral Home at 11 AM with Rev. Thea Keith–Lucas officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Salem. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hospice of North Shore, 75 Sylvan St., Suite 102 B, Danvers, MA 01923, in his memory. For directions and guest book, visit www.ccbfuneral.com