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Obituary: David M. Annis, 42

Jul 19, 2017 02:17PM ● By Theresa Gilman

Edward P. Cloutier, 72

DRACUT – David M. Annis, age 42, a lifelong resident of Dracut, passed at home unexpectedly July 13, 2017.  For 20 years he was the beloved husband of Amy Marchand.
He was born in Lowell on January 16, 1975, beloved son of Charles & Roberta (Magee) Annis of Dracut. David attended the Lowell Vocational School and graduated from Dracut High Class of 1993. He went on to earn his Associate's Degree in Mental Health from Middlesex Community College and then earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Law Enforcement from Western New England College.
David served in the US Navy from 1993 until 1995 as an Aviation Electrician and was stationed in Japan.
David worked as an EMT for Trinity for several years before his appointment as a Lowell Police Officer serving the City from 1996 until 2011, attaining the rank of detective.  During his law enforcement career he assisted at the Lowell Police Academy training 1st responders in CPR.  He then went into business for himself operating Annis & Sons Home Services.  He also worked in sales at Lannan Mazda, and the Toy Store in Salem, NH.
Outside of work Dave loved family gatherings, yearly vacations to Florida, boating at Lake Winnipesaukee, and motorcycles.
Besides his wife, Amy, and Parents, Charles & Roberta, he is survived by his son, Frankie Trzcienski (Annis); his daughter, Paige Annis, both of Dracut; his sisters, Melissa Annis of Dracut and Kerri Lanier of Pelham, NH; his paternal grandmother, Barbara Annis of Chelmsford; several nieces & nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and extended family; many dear friends.
ARRANGEMENTS - Relatives and friends will be received at the M.R. LAURIN & SON FUNERAL HOME, 295 Pawtucket St., Lowell on Friday July 21, 2017, from 4:00 until 8:00 PM.  A prayer service will take place during visitation.  Interment will be private.  IN LIEU OF FLOWERS, memorials to NEMLEC Police Foundation
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