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Michael E. Agnew

November 20, 1952 - April 28, 2023


Obituary For Michael E. Agnew

Beverly Michael E. Agnew 70, died Friday, April 28, 2023 at the Beverly Hospital following a brief illness.

Born in Harlem, NY, he was the son of Jean (Thomas) Agnew of Lynn and the late James Agnew. He was raised and educated in Dorchester and later attended the North Shore Community College.

Mr. Agnew had been employed for many years in the Human Service field as support staff, counselor, and case manager.

A resident of the North Shore for over twenty-five years, Mr. Agnew was an accomplished musician and keyboard player, having performed with many groups including, “Perfect Touch” and “Agnew”. He was also an accomplished song writer with songs such as. “Another Chance," “Babydoll,” and "You turned my life around," just to name a few.

A few years ago, he thought seriously about his spirituality. He began learning the Bible's answers to life's important questions through a Bible study course with Jehovah’s Witnesses and started sharing what he learned and believed with others.

Mr. Agnew was known for his humor and quick wit. He was a loving father, son, brother and friend who will be missed by all who knew him.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by two daughters, Dakota Agnew of Peabody and Tifphany Cunningham of Randolph, three grandchildren, four sisters, Cynthia Spriggs of Dorchester, Karen Agnew of Salem, Teresa Sumrall and her husband, Bernard of Jacksonville, FL and Angela Agnew of Peabody and numerous nieces and nephews. He was also the father of the late Wayne Warner and brother of the late Larry and Timothy Agnew.

ARRANGEMENTS: His funeral service will be held at the Conway Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn St., Peabody, Friday, May 12, 2023 at 12:00 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Burial in the Cedar Grove Cemetery, Peabody. For directions and online guestbook please visit www.ccbfuneral.com.

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  • 05/17/2023

    So very sorry for your loss. Michael and my brother were childhood friends from CP. They are now together again in heaven. Many condolences from the Chin family.

  • 05/14/2023

    Rest easy dad ❤️ I loved you and I'll see you again. I know it's not easy for those to accept that your gone on earth, but I know God and you are no more suffering, to me your here in spirit and I always remember a person as is. I hope your with your son Wayne and Brothers uncle Timmy and Larry and your father James alongside a bunch of others whom you once knew on earth. Father I pray🙏 I pray for all of our souls. I know God and I shall not fear the afterlife for it is a homecoming waiting for all of us one day. 💕 Your Eldest Daughter Tifphany Patrice.

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  • 05/11/2023

    No words can't express loss of my cousin Michael we had a beautiful voice so I get my wedding So grateful to have his voice saved on my wedding video

  • 05/08/2023

    We always enjoyed seeing Mike at family gatherings. He was a great guy, fun to talk to, he always had a smile on his face and made you smile. Our condolences to all his family.

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  • 05/07/2023

    I love you daddy. My forever angel on my shoulder. My heart is aching but i'm tryna keep it together for the family. I miss you so much 😢😢😢😢😢💔💔💔

  • 05/05/2023

    To my best friend my brother the pain is unreal I never thought this would happen to you this soon.i love you Mike n I miss you my brother 😥

  • 05/05/2023

    We have known Michael for many years, having grown up in C. P. With his family. Sending my prayers and Condolences to all.

  • 05/05/2023

    Sending love and condolences during this very difficult time 🙏🙏🙏🙏

  • 05/05/2023

    So sorry for your lost. My prayers are with the family. Much love May Jehovah strengthen you all

  • 05/05/2023

    From your niece Michelle Spriggs I'm going to miss you so much Uncle Michael.

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    Love Your Sister Karen 😘

  • 05/05/2023

    May God hold you in his arms and with harmony for your love for music it was a pleasure meeting you a bass player thoughts

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  • 05/04/2023

    My Big Brother Michael I can't believe this. 😭 I love you with all my heart and soul 😭 💔I LOVE YOU MY BIG BROTHER 💔 things will definitely be different that's for sure!! 💚💚 "I HOPE YOU KNOW THAT I GOT YOUR BABY GIRL DAKOTA" 💚💚

  • 05/04/2023

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