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GOSNELL, Kevin J. Of Hanover, Kevin J. Gosnell, 48, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his family on August 8, 2016 after a courageous battle with ALS. Kevin was the son of the late Robert "Bob" Gosnell and the late Carolyn Barber. He was born in Boston on July 26, 1968. He was raised and educated in Hanover, graduating from Hanover High School and then attended Framingham State College where he received a degree in Business, was captain of the football team and recently received the Presidential Medal of Honor for his work fighting for a cure for ALS. An entrepreneur and mentor at heart, he was the owner of T&K Asphalt Services in Whitman, MA, a partner in Carolina Asphalt in Charlotte, NC, and a member of Vistage CEO group. His latest achievement was becoming the founder of ALS Knights & ALS ONE, a fundraising organization dedicated to raising funds to find a treatment or a cure for ALS by 2020 and for care for people living with ALS now. Kevin's greatest joy was spending time with family and friends. Kevin was the loving husband of Kathleen (McAllister) Gosnell, proud father of Scott, Jake and Joey. Loving brother of Debbie Rogers and her husband Joe of Rockland, Shannon Sullivan of Hanover, and the late Brian Gosnell & his wife Tricia Gosnell of Weymouth. He was the step son of Susan Gosnell of Hanover, son in-law of William McAllister and the late Madelyn McAllister. Brother in law of Tricia and Greg McMillan, Karen and George Smith, Colleen and Matt Golden, Susan and Brian Surace & Janice McAllister. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held at St. Mary of the Sacred Heart Church, 392 Hanover Street, Route 139 in Hanover on Thursday 3-8 PM. A Funeral mass will be held on Friday at 10 AM. Burial will follow at Hanover Center Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Kevin's memory may be made to ALS ONE, 8 Industrial Way, Whitman, MA 02382, or by going to www.alsone.org For directions and to sign Kevin's online guest book, please visit SullivanFuneralHomes.com Hanover Rockland Hanson 781-878-0920 781-293-2020 Family Owned & Operated For 5 Generations Since 1897

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Published in The Boston Globe on Aug. 10, 2016
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