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Marion M. Kakis - Young

May 12, 1935 December 22, 2018
Marion M. Kakis - Young
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Obituary for Marion M. Kakis - Young

This obituary will appear in the December 27th, edition of the Lowell Sun

Marion Kakis-Young, 83, passed away Saturday morning at Lowell General Hospital. She was born in Watertown on May 12,1935 and was the daughter of the late Emmanuel and Catherine (Sturgis) Kakis.
Mrs. Young attended Watertown public schools and went to Katherine Gibbs Secretarial School upon her high school graduation. Marion later attended Bradford Junior College where she received an Associates of Arts Degree and Bentley College where she also received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration.
Marion enjoyed a successful career at Raytheon Company in the Missiles System Division (Lexington, Bedford, Andover), Wang Laboratories (Lowell), and Digital Equipment Company (Stowe, Marlboro ). She travelled the world nationally and globally for each company as a corporate representative.
Over the past 25 years, Mrs. Young has worked as a realtor in the Chelmsford-Westford area. During that time, she made many sales and many long lasting relationships with her co-workers and clients.
Marion loved her family, her Siamese cats, her career, her Greek heritage, along with politics, gardening, and many other activities which enriched her life. She loved and was most proud of her granddaughters, Alexandra (Lexie) Kennedy and Georgianna (Georgie) Kennedy, and her daughter Eva Kathy (Mavrofrides) Kennedy, all from Haverhill.
Mrs. Young leaves her brothers John Kakis and wife Mae (Woburn), Nicholas Kakis (Burlington), and sister-in-law Diane Kakis, wife of the late Emmanuel Kakis Jr., and many cousins, nieces, as well as, a nephew. Marion Kakis Young was the Widow to John S. Young (Kansas) and the late George Mavrofrides (Haverhill).
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend her calling hours on Thursday, Dec. 27 from 4-7 PM at the H.L. Farmer and Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St., Haverhill. Her funeral service will be held Friday, Dec. 28, beginning at 10:00 AM from the funeral home followed by a Funeral Service at 11:00 AM in the Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church, 154 Winter St. Haverhill, MA. Interment will be in Linwood Cemetery, Haverhill. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Vest-A-Dog Inc., PO Box 48 Walpole, MA 02081 or at , or to the Lowell Humane Society, 951 Broadway St. Lowell, MA 01854 or at, or to the Merrimack River Feline Rescue, 63 Elm St, Salisbury, MA 01952 or at To share a memory or for more information, please visit

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4:00 PM 12/27/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 12/27/2018 7:00:00 PM
H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home - Haverhill

106 Summer Street
Haverhill, MA 01830

H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home - Haverhill
106 Summer Street Haverhill 01830 MA
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11:00 AM 12/28/2018 11:00:00 AM
Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church

154 Winter St.
Haverhill, MA 01830

Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church
154 Winter St. Haverhill 01830 MA
United States

Cemetery Details


Linwood Cemetery Final Resting Place

51 Mill St.
Haverhill, MA 01830

51 Mill St. Haverhill 01830 MA
United States

Memorial Contribution

Merrimack Valley Feline Society

63 Elm St.
Salisbury, MA 01952

Lowell Humane Society

951 Broadway St.
Lowell, MA 01854


Vest-A-Dog Inc., PO Box 48
Walpole, MA 02081

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