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“So sorry to hear of Art's passing. Our thoughts are with you all. Sincerely,Shirley Donehey and Family ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“I worked with Arthur for many years at Arrow Electronics. Arthur made anyone feel like family and always had a unforgettable smile. Arthur was a...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Harry McCue - melrose, MA

“My sincere condolences on your loss. All I remember was a great family with strong relationships and that comes from Great Parents. I was a guest...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Denis Pennington - DANVILLE, CA

“My relationship with my uncle has aleays been one of unconditional Love. He was there offering truth, kindness, humour and love. There was never a...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Yvette (Yvie) Ferrand - Melbourne, FL

“Diane, So very sad to hear of Arthur's passing. You both were such a big part of my family's lives. I let my mother know, she will reach out to you...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Diane Anzivino - Sitka, AK

“My husband Lenny considered Art as a very dear friend. I grew to know Diane & Art with Len. We had so many fun parties and just evening talking. He...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Beth Anzivino - Needham, MA

“Arthur is a giant amongst Men. I've spent a great deal of my Life emulating him as a Husband, Father, Friend and mischievous prankster who could coax...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Bassett Family, in this sorrowful time, I would like to offer my deepest and most sincere condolences. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Hazel Gaylor-Burt - Brockton, MA

“Please accept our heart felt condolences for your loss. Arthur was a wonderful caring person and I have fond memories of Frank, Larry, and Glen. With...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Roy Johan - Wellesley, MA

10 of 10 | Posted by: Ann Young-Michalski - Attleboro, MA

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Arthur H. Bassett, 83 peacefully passed away Saturday December 30, 2017 at his home in Needham. He is survived by his wife of 57 years Anahid Bassett and his children Frank and wife Marie, Larry, and Glen. Grandfather to Alana, Michaela, Andrea, and John. Brother to Judith Atkins and to the late Robert E. Bassett and surviving wife Joan. Uncle to Yvette Ferrand and husband Jorge and in-law to Edward Aghjayan and Marion Killion. Funeral Services will be held in the Eaton Funeral Home, 1351 Highland Ave, Needham, on Friday, January 5th at 11 am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visitation will be held on Friday morning from 10 – 11 am, prior to the service. Interment is private. Arthur was an avid sports enthusiast and also enjoyed coaching youth baseball and football for over thirty years. Arthur worked in the electronics industry for almost 40 years as a product manager where he developed many lifelong friendships. Donations may be sent in lieu of flowers to VNA Hospice and Palliative Care, 199 Rosewood Drive, Suite 180, Danvers MA 01923.