SALEM, MA - Marc Hawlena, 66, passed away December 29, 2017, after a brief illness. Born in Argentina in 1951, he was educated in the U.S., graduated from Northeastern University, and married in 1975. For many years he worked in the maritime industry. For more than three decades, he was a faithful member of Grace Episcopal Church. He is survived by his wife, Barbara (Beers); daughter, Kimberly Hawlena Clarkson; son-in-law, Jeff Clarkson; and granddaughter, Dylan Rose. He also leaves his brothers, Fred Hawlena and John Minnis; and several nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Grace Episcopal Church in Salem, Mass. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the church. Arrangements held by Murphy Funeral Home, 85 Federal Street (corner of North Street), Salem, MA 01970. For additional information or online guestbook, please visit www.MurphyFuneralHome.com or call 978-744-0497.
Published on January 8, 2018