Peter J. McCoole

Peter J. McCoole, of Rockland, passed away Monday, Nov. 19, 2012 at the South Shore Hospital after a long illness. He was 60. Beloved husband of Wendy (Cochrane) McCoole of Ocala, FL. Son of Josephine G. (Donlan) McCoole of Rockland, and the late Francis J. McCoole. Loving father of Erik P. Flynn of East Bridgewater. Brother of Kathleen Fahey of Pembroke, Maureen Reardon of Abington, Linda VanEtta of Hanson, Mary Miller of Hanson, and Francis J. McCoole of Rockland. Grandfather of Chloe Flynn of Quincy and Branden Freestone of Lakeville. Also survived by many nieces and nephews Peter loved fishing and cherished the times he spent in New Hampshire. He was a big fan of the Rolling Stones and considered them the greatest rock band in history. A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, Nov. 24, in Holy Family Church in Rockland at 9 a.m. Relatives and friends invited to attend. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Peters memory to Childrens Hospital Trust, One Autumn St., # 731, Boston, MA 02215. Arrangements by the MacKinnon Funeral Home, Whitman. To send a condolence or to sign the guest book visit

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760 Washington Street Whitman, MA 02382

Published in The Patriot Ledger from Nov. 22 to Nov. 23, 2012