CANTWELL, John J. Jan. 28, 1936 - April 27, 2013. Marine & Lumberman. Lifelong resident of Belmont and a resident of Manomet since the 1960s. Son of the late Francis and Lillian (McCarthy) Cantwell. Preceded by his wife Marjorie (Kent) Cantwell, sister Ellen Healy and brother-in-law Paul Healy and infant brother Francis. Loving father of Rose March "Maggie Rose" of Belmont. Step-Father of Patricia Anderson of Morris, CT. Brother of Thomas "Tim" Cantwell of Northboro. Also survived by 8 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, 1 niece and 5 nephews. Funeral from the Brown & Hickey Funeral Home, 36 Trapelo Rd, BELMONT, on Thursday, May 2 at 9:00 AM. Followed by a funeral Mass at Sacred Heart Church, 770 Mt Auburn St, Watertown at 10:00 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Wednesday from 3:00 - 6:00 PM. Interment Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne at 12:45PM. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor, Brookline, MA. 02445. Late U. S. Marine Corp Veteran, Vietnam. On line guestbook at

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Published in The Boston Globe from Apr. 30 to May 1, 2013