MONAHAN, John F. Age 55, of Randolph, died on March 19, 2010. He was the son of the late Edward A. and Claire W. (McNally) Monahan. Husband of Kathleen J. "Kathy" (Collins) Monahan of Randolph. Father of Sean C. and Paul M.C. Monahan both of Randolph. Brother of Eileen J. Pavese and her husband Larry of Providence, RI; Edward Monahan and his wife Roberta of Woodstock, CT; Marna Abessinio and her husband Francis of Wilmington, DE; Claire Ciampa and her husband Edward of Arlington, VA; Michael Monahan of Southborough, MA and Matthew Monahan and his wife Debbie of St. Peters, MO. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Visitation on Thursday, March 25, 2010 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm at the John C. Bryant Funeral Home, 56 Pemberton Road (Off Route 30), Wayland. Interment will be private. A Memorial Service celebrating John's life will be held on Friday, March 26, 2010 at 1:00 pm at the Trinitarian Congregational Church, 53 Cochituate Road (Route 27) Wayland Center. His family requests, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations in John's memory may be sent to Samaritans, Inc., 141 Tremont St., 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02111.
Published in Boston Globe on Mar. 24, 2010.