Peter F.'s Story
Peter Fred Aham, age 75, of Newbury, passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at Anna Jaques Hospital with his loving family by his side.
Born in Haverhill on January 20, 1942, he was one of four children of the late F. Walter and Marcella (McMahon) Aham. After becoming a licensed electrician, Mr. Aham worked for the IBEW Local Union 103 in Boston until his retirement.
Peter was an avid sports fan and enjoyed watching football at the Elks with all his cronies. Sunday mornings he enjoyed talking about the games with his grandchildren, Benjamin and Luke, a special time for them that they will never forget. Grampy Pete was so proud of all his grandchildren.
In addition to his beloved wife of 47 years, Dorothy (Funchion) Aham of Newbury, he leaves behind four children, Kelly Harnois and husband, Chris of Westbrook, ME, Kirk Aham and Magaly of Cambridge; Brad Aham and fiancee Amy Cheng and Craig Aham and wife, Stephanie all of Newbury; ten grandchildren, who enriched his life with abundant joy, Madison, Maggie, Maeve and Maren Harnois, Matthew and Keiry Aham, Nathaniel and Cameron Aham, Benjamin and Luke Aham; a great-granddaughter, Ophelia Chase who held the key to his heart; a brother, Thomas Aham, a sister, Patricia Lincoln and husband, Jim, along with several nieces and nephews, extended family and dear friends. He was predeceased by a brother, Bryan Aham.
Visiting hours at the Elliott, Woodworth & Rogers Family Funeral Home, 35 Green Street, Newburyport, will be Saturday, November 25, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. immediately followed by services at noontime. Burial will be private for the family. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Newbury Elementary School PTA, C/O NES Treasurer, 63 Hanover Street, Newbury, MA 01951.
Published on  November 22, 2017