Wayne O. Lemmon,
76, husband of Marguerite J. (Weir) Lemmon of Blaisdell Terrace,
Ipswich, died Thursday, May 28, 2015 in the Beverly Hospital
following his sudden illness.
Born October 7,
1938 in Osceola, IN he was one of two children of the late
Dallas M. and Anne E. (Sailor) Lemmon. Wayne
was raised in New Buffalo, MI and graduated from New Buffalo
his education at the Indiana University where he received his
B.A. and Masters of Fine Arts degrees. Accepting employment at
the Boston Museum of Fine Arts the Lemmons relocated East making
their home and raising their family in Ipswich. For fourteen
years he was head studio photographer at the M.F.A. Following
this employment he went to work as an independent “OTR” driver
for many years and until his retirement. In retirement he
returned to his photography having shown in many galleries.
enjoyed home gardening and watching pro-football.
In addition to
his wife of fifty-four years he is survived by three sons,
Nathaniel D. Lemmon and his companion Susanne E. Pedersen of
Chelmsford, Mark O. Lemmon, his wife Yolanda Travers and their
son Call, and Aaron D.M. Lemmon and his wife Inga Ruiz-Lemmon
and their children Vera Ruiz-Lemmon and Danae Sacayon, all of
Gallup, NM. He was the brother of the late Dallas Lemmon
formerly of Deming, NM.
will be 5 to 8 pm Tuesday, June 2 in the Whittier-Porter Funeral
Home, 6 High Street, Ipswich. Family and friends are
respectfully welcomed. His funeral service and interment will be
contributions in his name may be made to a charity of one’s