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Mark A Gossom

Obituary for Mark A Gossom

July 9, 1958 - April 11, 2018
Gloucester, Massachusetts | Age 59


Mr. Mark A. Gossom, 59, of Gloucester passed away on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at home with his loving family at his side. He was the best friend and loving husband to Shelly (Campbell) Gossom with whom he shared 32 years of marriage and 40 years of friendship.

Mark was born July 9, 1958 in Gloucester. He is the son of Gilbert and Nancy (Little) Gossom of Gloucester. He was a lifelong resident of Gloucester and a graduate of Gloucester High School Class of 1977.
Mark also attended Northern Essex, Salem State and North Shore Community College.

Mark was a Mechanical Inspector for CPI in Beverly for several years. He previously worked at Bomco in Gloucester for 18 years.

He and Shelly enjoyed taking trips to Foxwoods. Mark also enjoyed golfing, hiking, running and working in his yard.

In addition to his loving wife Shelly and his parents, Mark is survived by his daughter Gloucester Police Officer Kelly A. Gossom, his son Andrew M. Gossom both of Gloucester. His brother Gilbert Gossom, Jr. and his wife Debbie of Rochester, NH, his three sisters Jennie Albert and her husband Jay, Rebecca Fitzgerald and her husband Joe and Michelle Gossom all of Gloucester. He is also survived by his mother and father-in-law Douglas and Madeline (Palazola) Campbell of Gloucester, His sisters-in-law Annette Campbell and Larry Ingersol, Diane Horne and her husband Scott, Linda Gross and her husband Robert and Gina Campbell-Provost and his brother-in-law Douglas Campbell, Jr. all of Gloucester. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Mark's Funeral Mass will be celebrated in Our Lady of Good Voyage Church, 142 Prospect St. Gloucester on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 9:30 AM. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. In keeping with Mark's wishes there will be no visiting hours and burial will be held privately. In lieu of flowers donations in Mark's memory may be made to Pappas Center for NeuroOncology (glioblastoma research). c/o Development office Attn: Heidi Bergmeyer 125 Nashua St. Suite 540 Boston MA 02114.

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