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“Hello Joanne and DanIt has been many years but Joanne I think of you so oftenWhen my cousin told me of your loss I needed to reach out to youMy heart...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Nancy Antolini - Lynnfield

“To the Guevin family, Just Want to say how sorry i am to hear of your sons passing. Please know prayers are with you and your family at this time...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Frank & Maura Goodhue - Windham, NH

“I am so very sorry for your loss. Dan was an amazing man. ”
3 of 24 | Posted by: Crystal Clarke - Saugus, MA

“Dear Jennifer and Family, our deepest condolences on your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you always. Paul Mantell and your YMCA of Metro...Read More »
4 of 24 | Posted by: Paul Mantell - Peabody, MA

“Dear Dan and family, So very sorry for your loss. Dan was a wonderful guy, enjoyed seeing him come through the doors of the Milano with that big...Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: Georgie Lewis - Melrose, MA

“Brother, you will alway be my friend, keep an eye on us from your new position up there, and we will meet for catch up one day! ”
6 of 24 | Posted by: Darren George - CA - Friend

“Daniel, these past few days have been challenging for me and it's very hard to say the words good-bye when we've only said the words helloor see you...Read More »
7 of 24 | Posted by: Michael Pierson - Coventry, RI

“I can't believe it. I don't want to. I loved Dan from the moment we met. There was no other like him. He came into my life when I most needed him. I...Read More »
8 of 24 | Posted by: Ashley Ward - Friend

“My deepest condolences to you the family. I am in shock at hearing this news. He had a sweet soul and kindness about him. Sending all my love and...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Eli Smith - Ft. Totten, ND

“I had the honor of being a close friend to Daniel for the past eight years. He had a special charm that was incomparable and an intense curiosity...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: Peter Sellers - Framingham, MA

“Dan, Joanne and family,We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with you all.Larry and Michelle Roland ”
11 of 24 | Posted by: michelle roland

“Dear Guevin family, we were so very heartbroken to hear about Dan, Jr. He was such a fun, kind-hearted person. Please know you are all in our...Read More »
12 of 24 | Posted by: Nancy and Drew MacLeod - AZ

“Dear Dan and Family,I am so very sorry for your loss. I only knew Dan Jr. a short time, but he was so helpful and always smiling. My thoughts and...Read More »
13 of 24 | Posted by: Deborah Rizzo - Melrose, MA

“Dear Dan Just Want to say how sorry i am to hear of your sons passing.Please know prayers are with you and your family at this time God Bless you all...Read More »
14 of 24 | Posted by: Ernie Karelas - Melrose, MA

“My thoughts and prayers are with your family may he Rest In Peace ”
15 of 24 | Posted by: Scott McCarthy - Melrose, MA

“Sorry for you lose cousin Claire and family RIP Danny.Gail & Kenny Giles ”
16 of 24 | Posted by: Gail & Kenny Giles - Dunedin, FL

“My thoughts and prayers go out to Dan's family and extended family. I worked with Dan at CVS in Melrose in the photo lab. He always had a wonderful...Read More »
17 of 24 | Posted by: Jeanine Peixoto (Babineau) Saugus

“My little cousin is gone and I am heartbroken. I can only imagine what my family is going through. I am so far away in Florida and wish more than...Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Annmarie Collins - Kissimmee, FL

“To Jen, Sean and family, So sorry to hear of Dan passing. May you know prayers go to the family and to Danny as he reaches heaven above. I...Read More »
19 of 24 | Posted by: Andrea Kujawa - Danvers, MA

“So sorry for your loss...RIP Danny ”
20 of 24 | Posted by: Donna Masucci - Tampa, FL

“Danny was such a sweetheart. You are all in my thoughts and prayers for your loss. ”
21 of 24 | Posted by: Vicki Kennedy - Beaver, PA

“My heart is broken at the loss of you, "Lil Dan". May you rest in peace in heaven with your grandfathers and know you are loved so much. Love...Read More »
22 of 24 | Posted by: Claire Guevin- Shomody - Nokomis, FL

“Dan I am so saddened that you are no longer with us. Thank-you for being such a wonderful nephew, I will miss you forever, and to my Brother and...Read More »
23 of 24 | Posted by: Laura Ploof - saugus, MA - Family

“The Gately Family and Staff wish to express our sincere sympathy to you. It is our hope that we may be able to make a difficult time more bearable....Read More »
24 of 24 | Posted by: John W. Gately, John H. Gately & Fred Sprague


Daniel R. Guevin, of Melrose, died at the Melrose Wakefield Hospital on April 1, 2018 at the age of 30. Dan was born & raised in Melrose and a graduate of Melrose High School, Class of 2005. He enjoyed spending time in Ossipee, NH, swimming, boating and jet skiing. Dan's family, nieces and nephew were the most important part of his life. He was the loving son of Daniel J. & Joanne E. Guevin of Melrose. Caring brother of Elizabeth J. Markarian & her husband Stephen of Rowley and Jennifer J. Conway & her husband Sean of Melrose. Devoted grandson of Jean Brandano of Melrose, Claire Shomody of FL and the late Robert Guevin. Uncle of Kiley, Kenzie, Lucas and Kaylee. Cherished friend of Michael & Peter. Also survived by aunts, uncles, cousins & friends. Visiting hours will be held at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 W. Foster St., Melrose on Friday, April 6th from 4-7PM with a Funeral Service to follow at 7PM. Relatives & friends respectfully invited to attend. Burial will be private.