Edmund Merrick Cullanine, age 89, of Townsend, MA, formerly of Haverhill, MA, passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 21st. He was a veteran of WWII and the Korean War. He is predeceased by his wife, Gloria (Janes) Cullanine, his daughter, Karen Coakley and his granddaughter, Alicia Densico. He is survived by his six children, Ethel Rich and her husband Alan, Sharon Kelly, Mona Marston, Wendy Thibodeau and her husband Daryl, Kevin Cullanine and Philip Cullanine and also by Karen's husband Daniel Coakley. He is also survived by his 14 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. At his request, there will be no calling hours and burial will be private.