HANOVER Mr. John W. Flynn, 65, of Hanover, died Thursday, May 7, 2009. He was born in Newport, RI on September 10, 1943, the son of the late Joseph A. and Doris G. (Pierce) Flynn. He was educated at Don Bosco High School in Boston, at Wentworth Institute, at Coyne Electrical Institute and at Lincoln College at Northeastern. He was employed as an Electrical Engineer at Building Engineering Resources in North Easton. Mr. Flynn was a former member of the Goombahs wire controlled model airplane club. He was there for everyone. He was the go to guy. He was always willing to help with anything from auto repair to home repairs, no matter how big or small. There wasn't a house in the family that didn't have his handy work in some place. Even while on vacation to visit relatives he was enjoying doing home improvements or assisting someone with their vehicle, and he never complained. He enjoyed classic Cars and classic auto shows and loved NASCAR. John enjoyed traveling and took several cruises including Alaska, the Panama Canal and the Caribbean. He often referred to his children as his 3 FAVORITE children he adored his wife Sheryl and would have been married for 40 years on August 3rd of this year. He is survived by his wife, Sheryl (Steele) Flynn, 1 Son, Russell J. Flynn of TN, 2 Daughters, Kathleen M. Gray of Hanover and Sheila A. McKinnon and her husband, Shawn of GA, 1 Brother, Joseph A. Flynn of GA, 2 grandchildren, Steven and Jennifer Valeske and 1 niece. Funeral Mass on Monday at 10 a.m. in St. Mary of the Sacred Heart Church, 392 Hanover St., Rte. 139 in Hanover. Interment in Blue Hill Cemetery in Braintree. Visiting Hours will be on SATURDAY from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in the Sullivan Funeral Home, 551 Washington St., Rte.53 in HANOVER. There will be NO VISITING HOURS ON SUNDAY (MOTHER'S DAY). Memorial contributions may be made to the
, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701-9376. SullivanFuneralHomes.com
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Published in The Patriot Ledger from May 8 to May 9, 2009