PICARD Joseph J. Sr. of South Boston, surrounded by his loving family, April 12, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Margaret L. (DeVoy) Picard. Devoted father of Ruth Dowd, her husband James of SC, Susan Picard of Quincy, Joseph J. Jr., his wife Catherine of Melrose, Michelle McDonnell and her husband Thomas of South Boston. Blessed by 11 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Loving son of the late Charles and Nora (Collins) Picard. Dear brother of Helen Harris of South Boston, the late Charles, Robert, Daniel, John and Laura. Brother in law to Elizabeth Smith, Robert and Vickie DeVoy, Ruth and William Wisnaskas and Mary Picard. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral from the O'Brien Funeral Home 146 Dorchester Street, SOUTH BOSTON, Tuesday at 9:00 A.M. Funeral Mass in St. Brigid Church at 10:00 A.M. Relatives and friends invited. Interment Mt. Benedict Cemetery, West Roxbury. Visiting hours Monday 4:00 P.M.-8:00 P.M. Late Veteran WWII, US Army. Late member of I.L.A. Local #800. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Joe's memory to the MA Alzheimer’s Association, 480 Pleasant Street, Watertown, MA 02472.
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O'Brien Funeral Home
146 Dorchester Street
South Boston, MA 02127
Published in Boston Herald from Apr. 14 to Apr. 15, 2013