Charles L. Ahern Sr., 85 Formerly of Westford, MA
He was married to Marsha (Weeks) Ahern with whom he celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on April 29, 2018.
Charlie was born in Boston, MA, son of the late Robert and Mary Ahern. He graduated from Arlington Vocational High School. He joined the Air Force in 1952 and served for four years. He was owner operator of Myrtle Truck Service located in Billerica for 35 years.
Charlie was Past President of the Compass Riders Motorcycle Club out of Billerica, MA. He was a member of the American Legion in Florida. He enjoyed playing golf and pool with family and friends.
Besides his wife, he is survived by two daughters Karen Worthen and husband Gary of Port Charlotte, FL and China Lake, ME, Corine Szidat and husband David of Westford, MA; two sons, Charles L. Ahern, Jr. of Westford, MA and Scott Holmes and wife Eileen of Oak Bluffs, MA; nine grandchildren, Scott, Kristi, Mike, Mary, Amanda, Taylor, Joe, Dylan and Brad, and five great grandchildren. He is also survived by a sister, Claire Stanislawscyk of Pueblo West, Colorado and three brothers Robert Ahern of Port Orange, FL, Phillip Ahern of Largo, FL, and Dennis Ahern of Bedford, MA along with many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his two sisters, Elizabeth Ahern, and Barbara Orlowski, a brother, David Ahern, and his first wife, Mary Ahern, mother of his three children.
His wake will be held at Morris, O'Connor & Blute Funeral Home, 58 Long Pond Drive, South Yarmouth, MA on Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 3:00 pm to 6:00pm. There will be a second viewing on Friday, October 12, 2018 from 11 AM to 12 Noon followed by a Funeral Service at 12:00 at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME, 106 MIDDLESEX ST., CHELMSFORD, MA. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Westford, MA. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St. Framingham, MA 01701 www.cancer.org. Funeral Arrangements by DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at dolanfuneralhome.com