Frederick D. Byrnes Jr.

Frederick D. Byrnes Jr. of Wrentham, formerly of Norwell and Dorchester, passed away Jan. 22, 2013. Fred was a member of Road to Responsibility. He had a zest for life and enjoyed bowling and fishing. He also participated in the Special Olympics. He was the son of the late Frederick and Catherine Byrnes. Brother of the late Jeanne M. Higgins. He is survived by his brother-in-law Richard J. Higgins, nephew Richard C. Higgins, great-niece and nephew Molly and Liam Higgins, all of Weymouth and cousin David G. Riley of Portsmouth, RI. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours on Friday 5 - 7 p.m. in the McDonald Funeral Home, East Weymouth at 3 Charles Street (corner of Charles & Middle Street). Relatives and friends will gather in the funeral home at 9 :15 a.m. on Saturday prior to the Funeral Mass in Immaculate Conception Church, Weymouth at 10 a.m. Burial in Fairmount Cemetery, Weymouth. Donations in memory of Frederick may be made to Road to Responsibility, 1831 Ocean St., Marshfield, MA 02050 or Wrentham Developmental Center, 131 Emerald St., Wrentham, MA 02093. See www.McDonald-FuneralHomes.com for directions and online condolences or call 781-335-0045.


Published in The Patriot Ledger on Jan. 24, 2013