Colin Ellis Fahey
Colin Ellis Fahey, 43, of Lawrence Road, Rowley and
longtime Ipswich resident, died Monday, September 2, 2019 in his Rowley
Born in Concord on January 24, 1976, son of Carter
J. Fahey of Ipswich and the late Wynne E. (Hodgkins) Fahey, he was raised
in Ipswich, a 1994 graduate of Ipswich High School. He continued his
college studies and graduated from Johnson State College in Johnson, VT
with a B.A. in Environmental Science. “Inspired by his mother’s love for
all things horticultural” he went on to work at Corliss Brothers in
Ipswich where he was currently employed as a Lead Planting Foreman.
Colin was an avid Boston Bruins, Oakland A’s and
college football fan. He also enjoyed boating and fishing the local waters
with his brother Tyler.
In addition to his father Carter he is survived by
a brother Tyler B. Fahey and his wife Melissa of Ipswich; his maternal
grandmother, Barbara J. Dixon of Newton; an aunt, Caryl J. Oliphant of
Somerville; two uncles, Peter G. Dixon of Waltham, Scott S. Dixon of GA
and a wide circle of friends. He was also the devoted uncle to both Wynne
and Wyatt Fahey both of whom shared his Ipswich home.
His graveside funeral
service will be held at 11 am on Tuesday, September 10 in the New Highland
Cemetery, Town Farm Road, Ipswich. Family and friends are respectfully
welcomed. Visiting hours will be on Monday, September 9, from 5 to 8 pm in
the Whittier-Porter Funeral Home, 6 High St., Ipswich.
As an expression of sympathy, memorial
contributions in his name may be made to a charity of your choice.
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