Malcolm J. Spring

Malcolm J. Buddy Spring, Randolph Police Dept., retired, of Dedham, formerly of Randolph, died unexpectedly July 20, 2013, at the age of 66. Son of the late Malcolm and Ruth (Cleary) Spring, he was the loving father of Joseph M. Spring of Atlanta, Ga., Nicole M. (Spring) Lemasa of Avon, and Cynthia M. (Spring) Coughlan of Hancock, Maine; devoted brother of Cynthia A. (Spring) OHandley of Plainville; dear Grandpa to Joseph, Emily, Jake, Victoria, Eric, Zackary, Lorenzo, Veronica and Vanessa; and uncle of Heather and Jessica. Also survived by his beloved companion and friend, Patricia Baynes of Dedham; and his former wife, Teresa (Bollino) Spring of Avon. Buddy was born in Boston, grew up in Dedham and was a graduate of Catholic Memorial High School, West Roxbury, Class of 1964. He attended St. Anselm College in N.H. and received his degree from Anna Maria College. He was a retired patrolman and motorcycle officer for the Randolph Police Department and was a lifetime special officer. At the time of his retirement, he had over 32 years of service to the town of Randolph. He was a member of the Blue Knights, Law Enforcement Motor Cycle Club, since 1974 and held various offices throughout his membership. A funeral Mass was held July 25, at 11 a.m. in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 25 Avery St., Dedham. Visiting hours were held July 24, from 2 to 8 p.m. in Cartwright Funeral Home, 419 N. Main St. (Rte. 28), Randolph. Burial in Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made in his name to The Boys & Girls Club of Brockton, 233 Warren Ave., Brockton, MA 02301. For additional information or to leave a sympathy message, visit our Web site at

Funeral Home

Cartwright Funeral Home - Randolph
419 N Main Street Randolph, MA 02368
(781) 963-4199

Published in Randolph Herald from July 23 to July 30, 2013