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Dorothy E. (Dufresne) Demand

November 15, 1923 ~ January 13, 2018 (age 94)

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Dorothy E. (Dufresne) Demand, 94, of Haverhill, passed away at home Saturday, January 13, 2018. She was the devoted wife of William E. Demand. Dorothy was born in Haverhill, MA, November 15, 1923, the daughter of the late Raymond and Marion (Desmaris) Dufresne. She graduated from Haverhill High School and was a lifelong resident of Haverhill. Dorothy and her husband William were married for over 74 years and devoted their lives to raising their family and caring for their children and grand-children. In addition to spending time with family, she enjoyed going to the beach, playing Bingo and working on word searches. Dorothy was a loving wife, wonderful mother, grandmother and caring friend. She will be dearly missed by all those blessed to have known her.

Dorothy is survived by her adoring husband; William E. Demand of Haverhill, two daughters; Patricia Hamilton of Lawrence and Maureen Neville of Haverhill, four grandchildren; Toni Wedge, Sarah Gevinski, Daniel Bresnahan and Richard Bresnahan, and twelve great-grandchildren. She also leaves behind two brothers; Edward Dufresne and Raymond Dufresne, two sisters; Mildred Wall and Jeanette Marquis, several nieces, nephews and countless friends. She was predeceased by her sister Evelyn LaChapelle, and grandson
Jon Baston.

Services are private and are in the care of The Grondin-Carnevale Funeral Home, 129 Kenoza Ave. Haverhill, MA 01830. Online condolences may be made by visiting

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