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MUNSON, Reverdy L. Of Cohasset, MA, formerly of Oxford CT; Reverdy passed away on March 20th at age 74. Rev was the beloved husband of Penny, devoted father of Michael and Paul and daughter-in-law Sue, and loving grandfather of Emilie, Zach, Lucy and Melissa. Rev's professional life was dedicated to the loving care of animals. Rev graduated from Cornell Veterinary College in 1964 and founded his practice, Oxford Veterinary Hospital in 1969. After his retirement in 2007, Rev devoted time to furthering veterinary programs through Cornell University and participating in numerous committees at his church, including the vestry and stewardship. Rev loved spending time at his home at Bromley Mountain and skiing with his children and grandchildren. In addition, he enjoyed traveling, gardening, fishing and hunting. Rev's life made a difference to all who knew him. Services will be held at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Cohasset on March 30th at 2:00 PM. A celebration of Rev's life at Atlantica Restaurant, Cohasset follows the service. In lieu of flowers, donations in Rev's memory are suggested to a cause dear to his heart which provides veterinary services in developing nations: Expanding Horizon's Program, Alumni Affairs and Development Office, Cornell Veterinary College, Box 39, Ithaca, NY 14853. For an online guestbook, please visit www.mcnamara-sparrell.com McNamara-Sparrell Cohasset-Norwell 781-383-0200
Published in The Boston Globe on Mar. 24, 2014
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