John E. Bacci, 87, of Brockton since 1968, formerly of Somerville, died July 7, 2013. Born and raised in Fall River, he was a graduate of both Boston College and Boston University and retired after 30 years as a Boston public school teacher
. He enjoyed traveling, gardening, reading and crossword puzzles. John was the beloved father of John M. Bacci of Brockton; and a brother of Dolores Zenuch of VA and the late Edward Bacci and Anne Stevens. All are welcome to calling hours Wednesday 4-7 p.m. in Waitt Funeral Chapel at Waitt Funeral Home, 850 North Main St., Brockton. Funeral from Waitt Funeral Home Thursday at 8 a.m., funeral Mass at 9 a.m. in Christ the King Parish, 42 Wendell Ave., Brockton, followed by burial at Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree. Visit www.waittfuneralhome.com
or call 508-583-7272.