Drake F.'s Story
Drake F. Kodwyck, 66, of Byfield, died peacefully on Monday, April 10, 2017, at Anna Jaques Hospital in Newburyport.
He was born in Newburyport on November 18, 1950, the son of the late Jon S. and Helen (Young) Kodwyck.
Raised in Hampton Falls, he graduated from Winnacunnet High School with the Class of 1968. Soon after graduation, he moved to Northeastern Massachusetts where he made his home until his passing.
Retired from his business, Franklin Express, Drake enjoyed striped bass fishing, hunting at his friend's lodge in New Durham, and Beagles. His greatest joy was his son, Joseph Kodwyck of Amesbury, who he loved dearly.
In addition to his son, family members include his sister, Lynda Kodwyck and her husband, Richard Jones of Palm Bay, Fla.; nephew, Mark Coder of Hampton Beach; niece, Melanie Labrie of Rye; grandnieces, Mia, Amelia, and Ella Labrie; and several loving cousins.
At Drake's request all services are private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Merrimack Valley Beagle Club, 18 Highfield Road, Newbury, MA 01985. Arrangements are by the Remick & Gendron Funeral Home - Crematory, Hampton. Please visit www.RemickGendron.com to view Drake's memorial website and sign his tribute wall.
Published on  April 14, 2017