He was born in Las Vegas, Nev., the son of Anne (Gregorie) Campbell of Manchester, N.H., and the late Walter Campbell. He was raised in Everett and was a graduate of Northeastern University, where he also received a master's degree in business administration.
Mr. Campbell was a contract manufacturing manager in the Purchasing Department of Raytheon, where he had worked for the last 10 years. He also was a professor at Northeastern University.
He was a longtime member of the Wayside Racquet Club, a Harley Davidson enthusiast and golfer, and enjoyed skiing, racquetball, and bike riding. He was a frequent rider in the MS Bike Race of Greater New England on Cape Cod.
Mr. Campbell was a social, outgoing, fun-loving man. He loved life and truly lived it to its fullest.
He leaves the mother of his children, Dr. Linda Reynolds; his son, Walter S. Campbell and his fiancée, Jessica Cormier, of Hudson; three daughters, Monique A. Campbell of Maynard, Danielle C. Langer and her husband, Todd, of Marlborough, and Gabrielle K. Miller and her husband, John, of Maynard; a sister, Candy Cieri and her husband, Frank, of Winthrop; six grandchildren, Austin Burgess of Maynard, Logan Burgess of Hudson, Tatetum Clark and Chase Langer, both of Marlborough, and Brianna and Shaelyn Miller, both of Maynard; and many nephews and nieces.
Calling hours will be held Tuesday. May 1, from 5 to 8 p.m., at Fitzgerald & Collins Funeral Home, 378 Lincoln St., Marlborough. Arrangements for a Celebration of Life will be announced at calling hours and on the funeral home website.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to http://main.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR/Bike/MAMBikeEvents?px=6108368&pg=personal&fr_id=17563.
All are invited to sign the online guestbook at www.CollinsFuneral.com.