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JOHN J. FLYNN Obituary
FLYNN, John J. Of Braintree, formerly of Cambridge, entered into rest on March 4, 2014 at the age of 78. Beloved husband of Eleanor (Watson) Flynn to whom he was married to for 52 years. Loving father of Sheila Flynn of Braintree, Ann Buckley and her husband Tom of Braintree; precious Papa of Lindsay, Jill, Michael, and Mark; loving brother of Rita (Flynn) Wojciechowski and her husband Joe of Somerville; loving brother of the late Eleanor (Flynn) Hodgkins, Edward, Dan, and Francis Flynn; loving uncle of many wonderful nieces and nephews. John was born to the late Edward and Ellen (Murphy) Flynn, August 10, 1935, in Cambridge. John graduated from Cambridge Rindge and Latin High School in 1952 and received an Associates Degree from Newbury Junior College in 1976. John served in the United States Army, Korean Conflict from 1954-1956. John worked for the Boston Edison as a splicer and moved into management over a 39 year career until he retired in 1996. Reposing at the Cartwright Venuti Funeral Home, 845 Washington St., Braintree, until 9:45 AM on Wednesday, March 12, followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Francis of Assisi Church, S. Braintree Square, at 10:30 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Tuesday 4-8 p.m. Burial in Blue Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations in John's name may be made to , 480 Pleasant St, Watertown, MA 02472 For additional information, directions or to leave a sympathy message visit www.cartwrightfuneral.com.
Published in The Boston Globe on Mar. 9, 2014
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