Andover Townsman, Andover, MA

September 12, 2013

Joshua James DiStefano, 31


Methuen — Our precious son, Joshua J. DiStefano, 31, went home to be with the Lord as he passed away suddenly on September 6, 2013.

He was born in Lynn on August 13, 1982, and was the son of John and Cindy (Moholland) DiStefano of Andover. He was a graduate of Learning Prep School in Newton, Mass., and was previously employed by the Toshiba and New Balance Corporations.

Joshua is survived by his loving parents, John and Cindy DiStefano; two brothers, David and Daniel, all of Andover; maternal grandparents, Beatrice Moholland of Andover, and the late George Moholland; paternal grandparents, Salvatore and Nellie DiStefano of Methuen; and his godmother, Angela Buckley of Bradford; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

ARRANGEMENTS: A Memorial Service will be held for Joshua on Thursday, September 12, at 7 p.m., at the Calvary Christian Church, 47 Grove St., Lynnfield, Mass. A reception will follow in the church hall. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Calvary Christian Church 47 Grove St., Lynnfield, MA 01940, or to the New England Bible Church, 60 Chandler Rd., Andover, MA 01810. On check donations, please note on memo line, “In memory of Joshua DiStefano.” Arrangements are under the direction of the Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main St., Route 125, Haverhill. Please visit Comeau Funeral Home on Facebook, or www.comeaufuneral.com.