ROWLEY - Mary Louise (Campbell) De Leo, 58, died Sunday, January 14, 2018, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers following a courageous battle with cancer. She was the beloved wife of Francis J. De Leo.
Born in Dorchester on November 24, 1959, she was the daughter of Anne E. (Halloran) Campbell and the late John E. Campbell. She resided in Beverly for 27 years before moving to Rowley three years ago. Mary was a graduate of Acton High School, Class of 1978, and graduated from North Adams State College in 1982 with a B.S. Degree in Business Administration.
Mary was employed as the Contracts Manager for Physical Sciences, Inc. in North Andover for 29 years. A devoted wife and mother, Mary loved spending time with family and friends, gardening, cooking, sailing, traveling, reading and sewing.
In addition to her husband of 27 years and mother, she is survived by her loving son, Evan F. De Leo; three brothers, Tim Campbell and his wife, Mercedes, Jeff Campbell, and John Campbell and his wife, Iryna; two sisters, Alison Tobin and her husband, Jack, and Nancy Cossette and her husband, James; mother-in-law, Beatrice De Leo; sister-in-law, Candace De Leo Berger and her husband, Mark; brother-in-law, Michael De Leo and Sue Ramey; and many nieces and nephews.
Her funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday in St. Mary Star of the Sea Church, 253 Cabot St., Beverly, at 10:30 a.m. Visiting hours will be held on Thursday in the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot St., Beverly, from 4 to 7 p.m. Relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend. Interment will be held in Central Cemetery, Beverly. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to Mass. General Hospital, c/o Severe Immunotherapy Complications Initiative, Att: Megan Daniels, 125 Nashua St., Suite, 540, Boston, MA 02114 (www.giving.massgeneral.org). Information, directions and condolences at www.campbellfuneral.com.
Published on January 15, 2018