Lynn A. Farnan (nee O’Toole), 75, of Beverly, died Dec. 18.

Funeral services were held Dec. 21 from Curley Funeral Home to St. Barnabas Roman Catholic Church. Interment followed at St. Mary Cemetery.

She is survived by her husband, Mike; her son, Eric; her siblings, Tom (Pat) O’Toole, Sharon (Bob) Zimmerman, Valerie Nogar and Tim O’Toole; and many nieces and nephews.

Farnan was trained as a Montessori school teacher and also enjoyed a long career as a secretary at Holden Elementary School in Chicago. She was a loyal and dear friend and neighbor to many, and she cherished many lifelong friendships.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Farnan’s name are appreciated to Catholic Charities at