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HOLMSTROM, Richard A. 79, of Wollaston, MA passed away Wednesday (February 15, 2012) at Quincy Medical Center. Richard, born on June 7, 1932, is the son of the late Toivo Holmstrom and Ethel (Wright) Holmstrom, natives of Maine. After graduating from Boston Latin School in 1949 and Harvard University in 1953, he served two years in the U.S. Army and is a member of American Legion Post 18 in Maine. He worked as a self-employed Private Investigater until his recent poor health. He was a member of the Swedish-American Club and the Aquillo Club. A lover of baseball, he played in the Park League in the Quincy area and later managed teams, including the Orioles, for many years. He is survived by a sister, Joan Holmstrom Devney of CT, two nephews, one niece, two grand-nieces, and one grand-nephew. Services handled by Lydon Chapel for Funerals, for online condolences please visit www.lydonchapelforfunerals.com In lieu of flowers donations may be made to a local baseball league or . Services are private. Burial will be in Maine

Published in The Boston Globe on Feb. 28, 2012
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