John Paul "Rocky" Lord
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To my Johnny Angel,
On December 22, 2013, we had a memorial Mass for you at the Immaculate Conception Church. I can't believe it has been a year since you left us. My mind tells me you are in a better place where there is no pain, but my heart wishes you were still here with us. You will always be in my heart. I love you, still......


Posted by: Jeanne Franco    Dec 23, 2013

To my Johnny Angel on his favorite holiday. I miss you more and more each day! Love you always,
Jeanne


Posted by: Jeanne Franco - Lynn, MA - Fiancé   Jul 04, 2013

Mark & Family,
My deepest sorrow for the loss of your brother, John, (alas) Rocky.
My memory of John is when he would come to my home for a hair cut on Cedar Road. Many years ago. all we would do is laugh. What a great memory.
May all your memories of your brother, John, help you through this trying time.
God Bless, Linda Rennicks


Posted by: Linda Rennicks - salem, MA - friend   Jan 11, 2013

Dear Mary Lou, Debby, Mark and Jeanne,

We lived next door to Rocky in the Willows for 20 years. He was a colorful

character - a Beautiful Soul with a huge heart. We loved him alot. Please accept

our deepest sympathy on your loss.

With Much Love,

Peter and Marilyn Fallon


Posted by: Peter and Marilyn Fallon - Stuart, FL - Friends   Jan 01, 2013

"His being here meant so much more;
Than his being gone could ever take away"

See you again... John.

Kathryn McKenna


Posted by: Kathryn McKenna - Gloucester, MA - Friend   Dec 31, 2012

Debby, Mark & Mary Lou,
My deepest sympathy for the loss of your brother John. I have very
fond memories of him. He was quite a character, athlete, fisherman
and entertainer. He will be deeply missed by all.
Andrea St. Pierre Marcaurelle


Posted by: Andrea St. Pierre Marcaurelle - Ipswich, MA - Friend   Dec 28, 2012

I'm still in shock, as we all are. John is already greatly missed and will always be. It's hard to believe he isn't here with us anymore but I know he will still be present in his family's and friends's hearts. It was pretty evident by the amount of people at tonight's wake that he touched many lives and was loved by a lot of people. It felt like half the town of Salem was there! :)

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Posted by: Jenifer Day Clark - Miami, FL - Jeanne's niece    Dec 28, 2012

Dear Mark & Family,
My deepest condolances for the lost of your brother. I have many fond memerories of John. I believe the last time I had the pleasure to be in John's company was at my home on Cedar Road for a hair cut. Laugh laugh laugh all the time. John rest in peace. Look down upon us once in awhile. Please tell my dad hello for me. "Big Ed" I miss you. My sincere sampathy, Linda Rennicks


Posted by: Linda Rennicks - Salem, MA - friend   Dec 28, 2012

Rocky, Rocky, Rocky..... so many memories and so many good times. I hope that you are with your friends and family that left this earth before you. If you can find Bob and Alice up there give them a big hug for me. Enjoy your new life!


Posted by: Pamela Gauthier McElmon - Boxford, MA - Friend   Dec 27, 2012

John' s wonderful smile, love of the ocean and seeing him row his dinghy through Juniper Cove to go fishing for the big one will be sadly missed. Love you John and so glad to have had you as a friend.


Posted by: Susan St.Pierre - Salem, MA - Friend from the Willows   Dec 27, 2012