Edward J. Carbrey Jr.

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Edward J. Carbrey Jr.

June 28, 1924 - October 05, 2018

Edward J. Carbrey Jr. Beverly - Edward J. Carbrey, Jr., age 94, beloved husband of Frances L. (Scibisz) Carbrey, passed away on October 5, 2018, at Care One Essex Park, Beverly. Born in Peabody he was the son of the late Edward J. and Anna M. (Wilfore) Carbrey Sr. He was a graduate of Danvers High School, Bowdoin College, and Northeastern University.
An honorably discharged veteran, he proudly served his country during WWII as a Sergeant in the United States Army and Royal Air Force.
Mr. Carbrey worked at General Electric in Lynn for three years as a Manufacturing Engineer, then for the rest of his career worked at MIT in Cambridge as an Engineer, Publications Section Chief, and a lecturer on Communicating Technical Information.
Ed was a train enthusiast and enjoyed traveling the U.S. by railway.
Surviving him in addition to his wife Frances are two sons, Peter J. Carbrey and his wife Angelica of Lansing, Kan., Mark F. Carbrey and his wife Judy of Essex; a daughter, Sue M. Silva and her husband Thomas of Alachua, Fla.; a stepson, Dana P. Smerczynski and his wife Caroline of Beverly; two stepdaughters, Shelley A. Beaulieu of Beverly and Karen M. Ward and her husband Bill of Spring Hill, Fla.; a sister, Ruth Devarenne and her husband John of Danvers; his grandchildren, Paul, Alura, Kristina, Michelle, Eric, Jeffery, Brandon, Joanne, Leah, Alyssa, Shane, Dillon; many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his first wife, Frances J. (Sullivan) Carbrey; a son Paul E. Carbrey; and his sister Marie Cimon.
His funeral Mass will be held at St. John the Evangelist Church, 111 New Balch Street, Beverly, on Friday, October 12, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Interment at North Beverly Cemetery. Arrangements by the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly. In lieu of flowers, expression of sympathy may be made in his Ed’s memory to St. John the Evangelist Church, 111 New Balch Street, Beverly, MA 01915. Information, condolences, directions at www.campbellfuneral.com.
Published on October 9, 2018
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