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Eileen R. Kushmerek, 87, of Concord, N.H., passed away on September 11, 2017, at The Birches of Concord, N.H., after a period of declining health. She was born in Boston, Mass., to Arthur and Hazel (Cutlip) Call on July 24, 1930, and raised in Dorchester, Mass.
Eileen was a stay-at-home mother maintaining a household for her husband and two children. Eileen worked part-time for a number of years at the State Street Bank in Boston, Mass., to help save enough money for her family to buy a home in Salem, Mass. She later worked part-time doing housekeeping for selective clients in Lynnfield, Mass., to augment the family income. She was a wonderful woman, a great and loving mother, and always kept a picture-perfect clean home for her family.
Eileen was predeceased by her husband, Edward A. Kushmerek; her parents, Arthur and Hazel Call; her sister, Mary (Call) Murphy; and brothers, Arthur and Joseph Call.
Members of her family include her sons, Stephen M. Kushmerek and wife, Katherine of Bow, N.H., and Edward R. Kushmerek and wife, Denise of New Milford, Conn.; her grandson, Adam Kushmerek; and granddaughters, Kara A. Loth and Kristina M. Johnson; and great-grandsons, Owen and Oliver Loth; sister, Rita (Call) Quirk of Pittsfield, Mass.; her brothers, Lawrence Call and his wife, Mary of Hernando, Fla., William Call and his wife, Pat of Milford, Mass., and Robert E. Call of Braintree, Mass.; and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on September 26, 2017, at Bennett Funeral Home, 209 N. Main St., Concord, NH, at 10 a.m. A committal service will follow at the NH State Veterans Cemetery, 110 DW Hwy, Boscawen, NH, at 11:30 a.m.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Concord, NH Regional Hospice Program, 30 Pillsbury St., Concord, NH 03301.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.BennettFuneral.com for the Kushmerek family.
Published on  September 21, 2017
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