Paul Stuart McDade, 72,
husband of Ann D. Savage of Jeffreys Neck Road, passed away
unexpectedly August 20, 2016 in the Beverly Hospital.
Born in Boston, May 31,
1944 he was one of the two sons of the late Warren and Marguerite (Sevieri)
McDade formerly of Ipswich. He grew up in Ipswich, graduating from
Ipswich High in 1962 and attended St. Anselmís College in Manchester
NH. He later attended North Bennett Street School in Boston
learning jewelry design and repair which became a longtime passion.
Paul lived in Ipswich for the majority of his life except for
several years when he was in Denmark where he met his first wife
Lola Poulsen who predeceased him in 1980. Paul had a rich work
history allowing him to touch upon many peopleís lives, making a
lasting impression with his thoughtful, witty personality. In the
early 60ís he worked at the Kingís Rook Coffee House in Ipswich, for
the Hearthstone Insurance Company, and later for the Internal
Revenue Service. In addition, Paul was employed at Caldwell Nursing
Home, Wild Oats Market in Saugus, and the Essex County Co-Op. He
operated his own business under the Invisible Fence Company and most
recently he worked at Russell Farm in Ipswich where he was valued by
all with whom he came into contact. Paulís underlying skill and
passion was in jewelry design and repair where he found employment
at an array of locations for many years.
Paul was a kind and gentle
human being with a wonderful sense of humor. An avid book
enthusiast, he was intelligent, had a curious mind and was
mechanically adept without specific training. He enjoyed bird
watching, riding motorcycles, and spending time with his family and
In addition to his wife
Ann, Paul is survived by a brother, Peter J. McDade of Ipswich and
many loving extended family and friends, including his faithful dog
Dinah, by whom he will be deeply missed.
His family would like to invite his
friends, classmates, and colleagues to a celebration of his life on
Sunday, October 23, from 2 to 4 pm at the Bradford Tavern in Rowley.
All who wish are welcome to share a reminiscence of Paul. In lieu of flowers,
donations may be sent to Care Dimensions, 75 Sylvan Street, Suite
B-102, Danvers, MA 01923.