Barbara Ann Kureta
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Peabody - Barbara Ann (Snow) Kureta, age 88, of Peabody, died Monday in the Kaplan Family Hospice House after a brief illness. She was the beloved wife of the late Emmanuel "Manny" Kureta. Born and raised in Everett, she was the daughter of the late Alfred B. and Anna (Toomey) Snow. She had lived in Peabody for the greater part of her life.
Barbara loved her family and took great pride in caring for them. She and her late husband were married for nearly 60 years. She enjoyed attending all of her grandson's sporting events, and spending time with her entire family. She loved to cook, knit, and crochet, and she loved animals.
Barbara is survived by her three children, Susan Kureta and her fiancé Donald Powers, Gary Kureta and his late wife Tracy, and Keith Kureta and his wife Kelly; all of Beverly; her grandson, Brian Kureta and his fiancée Jamie Ventura of Salem; her sister-in-law and brothers-in-law; Lilyan and Doug Savory of Lynn and Kenneth Ware of Bartlett, N.H.; as well as several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Alfred B. Snow and his late wife Frances and sister-in-law of the late Ruth and Richard Dylingowski and Helen Ware.
Her funeral will be held on Thursday at 12 p.m. in the Solimine Funeral Home, 426 Broadway (Route 129), Lynn. Burial will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Peabody. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Visitation will be on Thursday from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., prior to the service. Those who prefer may make donations to the Kaplan Family Hospice House, 78 Liberty St., Danvers, MA 01923. Directions and guestbook at
Published on December 4, 2019


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