Daniel P. Marsh, 60 Computer Engineer, Trivia Buff and Pilot
Fitchburg: Daniel P. Marsh, 60, a life long Fitchburg resident, died Sunday, September 24, 2017 in his home.
Daniel was born in Fitchburg, March 21, 1957, a son of the late Donald C. Marsh Sr., and Lorraine A. (Gervais) Marsh and has lived in Fitchburg most of his life. He was a 1975 graduate of Fitchburg High School. Daniel earned an associates degree from Mount Wachusett Community College and a Bachelors degree from the College of Engineering at The University of Massachusetts Amherst in 1979.
Daniel worked as a computer engineer at Digital Equipment Corp and Raytheon prior to his retirement. Dan was an aviation enthusiast. He enjoyed flying Cessna Aircraft, brewing beer and playing trivia at local restaurants. He especially enjoyed playing trivia at the Summer St. 99 Restaurant in Fitchburg.
Daniel leaves two brothers; Donald C. Marsh Jr. and his wife Cynthia of Woolwich, ME and David J. Marsh and his partner Yu Mei Wood of Clinton, MA; one sister, Donna M. Chalifoux and her husband Craig of Ashburnham; two nephews, Damon Gray and his wife Heather of Medford, MA and Eric Chalifoux of Ashburnham; four nieces, Erin E. Scott and her husband Bart of Topsham, ME, Kelly A. Lebel and her husband Adam of Woolwich, ME, Sidney V. Chalifoux and Maggie M. Chalifoux both of Ashburnham.
Funeral services will be held privately for the family. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Crocker Field Restoration Fund, 140 Arn-How Farm Rd., Fitchburg, MA 01420.
The Smith-Mallahy-Masciarelli and Fitchburg Chapel of the Sawyer-Miller-Masciarelli Funeral Homes, 243 Water St. Fitchburg, MA 01420 has been entrusted with the care of Daniel’s arrangements.
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