Lynda J.'s Story
Lynda J. Elwell, 46, of Peabody, passed away unexpectedly at Union Hospital in Lynn on Thursday, February 16, 2017.
Lynda was born in Lynn on January 29, 1971, daughter of William J. Elwell and the late Marcia L. (Densecco) Elwell. Raised and educated in Peabody, she graduated from Peabody Veterans Memorial High School in 1989 and was a lifelong resident of the city.
Lynda was employed for many years as a phlebotomist in the health care industry prior to her illness. She devoted her life to creating a home for family, but most of all she cherished loving and caring for her son, daughter and two granddaughters.
In addition to her father, Bill of Peabody, Lynda is survived by her son, Thomas H. Elwell and her daughter, Jenara L. Martell, both of Peabody; her cherished granddaughters, Jennalee Elwell and Zaniyah Elwell; a sister, Mary Ann Kerwin of Peabody; three brothers and their spouses, James and Kim Elwell of Lynn, William Elwell of Peabody, and Joseph and Paula Elwell of Merrimac; a brother-in-law, John Kerwin; two nephews, four nieces, one great-niece, many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Her family will receive relatives and friends on Tuesday, February 21, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home at 82 Lynn St., Peabody. Her celebration of life service will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, February 22, at 11:30 a.m. with the Reverend Sarah Van Gulden officiating. The interment will be held at Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody. Please visit www.ccbfuneral.com for directions, online obituary and memorial guest book.
Published on  February 20, 2017