Gary F. D’Orazio, 53

Gary F. D’Orazio, 53, of Bradford, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, Nov. 14.

He was born in Haverhill, March 27, 1964, the son of Joseph S. D’Orazio of Bradford and the late Joanne F. (Lebro) D’Orazio, who died in January of this year.

Educated in the Haverhill school system, D’Orazio graduated from Haverhill High School, where he lettered in baseball and golf. Upon graduating he attended Salem State College.

A physical fitness enthusiast, D’Orazio was a member of Choice Fitness, Haverhill, Haverhill Country Club, Bradford Country Club and Atkinson Country Club. He also enjoyed bowling.

He was the brother of the late Lisa J. (D’Orazio) Dion, who died in 2016.

Besides his father, his survivors include niece Tara L. Dion, nephew Brandon P. Dion, both of Haverhill, as well as several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend calling hours on Thursday, Nov. 16, from 3 to 6 p.m. at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Bradford Funeral Home, 210 So. Main St., Bradford. A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, Nov. 17, at 11 a.m. in Sacred Hearts Church, Bradford. Burial will be in Linwood Cemetery, Haverhill. Contributions in his memory may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Society at Sacred Hearts Church, 48 So. Chestnut St., Bradford, MA 01835.