MacDONNELL, Brian James Of Hyde Park, August 2nd, age 59, surrounded by his loving family. Cherished son of Christine (O'Brien) and the late James. Devoted brother of John and his late wife Marion of Bedford, NH, Christopher and his wife Rachel of Hyde Park, Karen D'Amico and her husband James of Canton, Gregory and his wife Lisa of Foxboro, Shamous of Hyde Park, Daniel and his wife Judy of Wrentham, Colin of Hyde Park, Helen Howley and her husband James of Ohio. Special friend to Gail and Dana. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, in-laws, and friends. Funeral from the Carroll-Thomas Funeral Home, 22 Oak St., HYDE PARK, Wednesday morning at 9. Followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Annes Church, Readville at 10. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Tuesday evening from 4 to 8. Childrens' room available. Interment at Knollwood Memorial Park, Canton. Brian was an R.N. at Mass General Hospital for over 25 years and he touched the lives of hundreds of cancer patients. Please, in lieu of flowers, all donations in Brian's memory can be made to "Caring for the Cure", Mass General Hospital, Lunder Building, 10th Flr., 55 Fruit St., Boston, MA 02114. For directions & guest book, visit: Carroll-Thomas Funeral Home Hyde Park 617-361-3216

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Carroll-Thomas Funeral Home
22 Oak Street Hyde Park, MA 02136
(617) 361-0380
Published in The Boston Globe on Aug. 4, 2013