Richard P. Mastalerz
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Derry, NH - Richard P. Mastalerz, 65, of Derry, NH, died Friday December 27, 2019, in his home, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born in Ludlow, Mass. on December 17, 1954, a son of Joseph and Mary (Yefko) Mastalerz. Rick spent his professional life as an Aircraft Technician. He began his career with Northwest Orient Airlines for 27 years then transitioned to jetBlue Airways for 10 years. He was also employed by John Deere in his hometown of Derry. Rick's love of planes extended beyond his professional life; he greatly enjoyed radio-controlled airplanes and was past president and instructor for the Flying Tigers of Derry. Rick led by example, whether in a professional capacity or with his loved ones. He will always be remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 34 years, Ann Marie (Cardinal) Mastalerz; son, Richard P. Mastalerz II and wife Sally; grandson, Zachary Mastalerz; granddaughter, Olivia Mastalerz; sister, Nancy Czajkowski and husband Douglas; two brothers, Peter Mastalerz and wife Bobbie and Joseph Mastalerz and wife Thelma; five brothers-in-law; two sisters-in-law and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Rick was predeceased by one brother-in-law.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, January 2, 2020 from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Peabody Funeral Homes & Crematorium, 290 Mammoth Rd., Londonderry, NH. A private burial will be Friday, January 3, 2020 at 1 p.m. in St. Aloysius Cemetery, 1273 Berkshire Ave, Springfield. Memorial contributions may be made to Lahey Hospital and Medical Center at To send a condolence or for more information, please visit,
Published on January 2, 2020


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Wayne Jodoin
Jan 09, 2020
You will be missed by all....I will never forget all of the memories that I have of the times we spent together working on cars, going to ECAT together and just having fun....going to miss ya bud!!