SOUTH YARMOUTH- Charles Lawrence Ahern Sr., 85, passed away on October 4, 2018.
Charlie spent parts of his life in Arlington, MA Westford, MA, South Yarmouth, MA and Largo, FL. Charlie 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.
He was preceded in death by his father Robert Ahern, mother Mary Ahern, sister Elizabeth Ahern, sister Barbara Orlowski, brother David Ahern, and his first wife Mary Ahern mother of his three children. He is survived by his wife Marsha Weeks Ahern, two daughters Karen Worthen and husband Gary of Port Charlotte, FL and China Lake, ME, Corine Szidat and husband David of Westford, MA and two sons, Charles L. Ahern, Jr. of Westford, MA and Scott Holmes and wife Eileen of Oak Bluffs, MA, along with 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 Acton, MA along with many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the American Cancer Society,
www.Cancer.org. or 30 Speen St, Framingham Ma. The 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 and memorial service on Friday, October 12, 2018, from 11AM until 12PM, following with a service at Dolan’s Funeral Home 106, Middlesex Street in North Chelmsford, MA. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Westford, MA.