CARSON, Roy W. In Dorchester, November 17th. Beloved husband of Mary C. "Tina" (O'Connor). Loving father of Joseph Carson of Dorchester, Christine M. and her husband Sean Benoit of Wilmington, Paul and his wife Robyn Carson of West Roxbury, Carolanne and her husband Francis O'Kane of Hanson, Nancy and her husband Donald McGuire of Dorchester, and Doreen and her husband Brad Douglas of Squantum. Brother of Patricia Donovan of ME, Donna Lynch of Melrose, Edward Carson of Weymouth, Thomas Carson of Bridgewater, Stephen Carson of West Roxbury, Ellen Cousley of ME, and the late Kenneth, Richard, and John Carson. Devoted grandfather of Brendan, Timmy, and Connor Benoit, Jake and Katherine O'Kane, Marychristina and Taryn McGuire, Johanna, Carson, and Cameron Douglas. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Visiting hours in the Murphy Funeral Home, 1020 Dorchester Ave., DORCHESTER, Tuesday 4-8 P.M. Funeral Mass in St. Margaret Church of Blessed Mother Teresa Parish, Wednesday morning, November 21, at 10 A.M. Relatives and friends invited. Late retired member of the International Operating Engineers Union Local #4. Roy was a former St. William's CYO Girl's Softball Coach. In lieu of flowers, donations in Roy's memory may be made to the Mary Ann Brett Food Pantry, 800 Columbia Rd., Dorchester, MA 02125. Interment private. For directions and guestbook, Funeral Home handicapped accessible with ample parking.

Published in The Boston Globe from Nov. 19 to Nov. 20, 2012