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JOHN E. TRACY Obituary
TRACY, John E. 96, died peacefully Wednesday morning August 20 after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Mary (Clifford) Tracy. He was born in Boston, the son of the late Martin and Anne (Harrington) Treacy and lived in Marlborough for 55 years. Mr. Tracy was a United States Navy Veteran of WWII ,achieving the rank of Chief Yeoman and a long time member of the Disabled Americans Veterans chapter 82 of Marlborough. After the war, he went on to work as a regional field officer for the Federal Emergency Management Agency for 35 years. After his retirement Mr. Tracy was a long time member of the National Federal Retirees Association. He is survived by two sons Jack Tracy and his wife Stacey Richards of Boston, William Tracy and his wife Liza of Dedham, ; one daughter Lynne Tracey Cooke and her husband Robert of Ashburnham, two grandchildren Corinne and Cailey Cooke. He was predeceased by one son Wayne , three brothers Bernard, Thomas and George Tracy, one sister Madeline Davis. His funeral will be held on Monday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Matthias Church, Hemenway St. Marlborough. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. Visiting hours at the William R. Short and Son Funeral Home (shortfuneral.com) , 95 West Main St, MARLBOROUGH, will be held on Sunday from 2-5 p.m. In lieu flowers the family suggests donations to the .
Published in The Boston Globe on Aug. 22, 2014
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