McDONAGH John J., of Dorchester, formerly of Portarra, Moycullen, County Galway, Ireland, June 1, 2014. Beloved son of the late Matthew and Mary (Mulkerins) McDonagh. Brother of Marie Collins and Eileen Carr, both of Dorchester and the late Edward McDonough of Norwood, Matthew McDonagh of Braintree, Mary Keady and Margaret Queenan of England, Sarah Melia and Tim McDonagh of Ireland. John leaves numerous nieces, nephews and godchildren throughout the world who are left to marvel at his extraordinary gifts of generosity, kindness and grace throughout their lives. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Peter's Church, 311 Bowdoin Street, Dorchester, Friday June 6 at 10:00 A.M. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington Street, DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS, Thursday, 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Interment Saint Joseph Cemetery. Retired Mail Handler, US Postal Service from 1968-1992. In lieu of flowers, donations in John's memory may be made to Healing and Restoration Service, P.O. Box 320310, West Roxbury, MA 02132 or St. Peter's Church Memorial Fund, 278 Bowdoin Street, Dorchester 02122. For information and directions, www.dolanfuneral.com
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Published in Boston Herald on June 4, 2014