George C. Cheney

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George C. Cheney

March 10, 2019

George C. Cheney Peabody - George C. Cheney, age 86, of Peabody, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at the Kaplan Family Hospice House, in Danvers, on March 10, 2019, after a brief illness. He was the devoted husband of Joan (Casey) Cheney with whom he shared 40 years of marriage. Loving father of John Cheney and his wife Diane; Cynthia Hart and her husband William; Michael Cheney and his partner Danielle; Thomas Twiss and his wife Lisa; Daniel Twiss; and Elizabeth Cheney. Proud grandfather of Nicole and her husband Bradley; Timothy and his wife, Rae Beth; William; Kevin; Rebecca; Kyllian; Addison; Nathaniel; Mackenzie; Macullum; and Keonnor. Cherished great-grandfather of Evan, Ethan, Adam, and Marshall. Dear brother of Joyce Jenney and of David Cheney and his wife, Kathleen. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, and cousins. Veteran of Korean War. Retired Lieutenant, City of Peabody Fire Department.
Visiting hours will be held on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn Street, Peabody, followed by his Funeral Service at 12 p.m. at the funeral home to which relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Burial will be in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody. For directions and on-line obituary, visit
Published on March 14, 2019
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David Swett
Mar 14, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss. George was a positive influence on me when I was growing up. A real role model and always a charming gentleman. I am grateful to have known him.