AHERN, Daniel 68, passed away suddenly Friday, January 9, 2015, at his home in DeFuniak Springs, Florida. He was raised in Arlington. He was the oldest son of the late John "Red" and Dorothea (Murphy) Ahern. Dan was also predeceased by his sister Terry Spellman. He is survived by his wife June Ahern of Florida, his brother Tim and his wife Linda of Woburn; his sister Marie Ahern of Marshfield; his sister Kathy and her husband John Hughes of Weymouth; his brother Fr. Jack Ahern of Dorchester; his sister Irene and her husband Rich Cowdell of Lynn; his brother-in-law Bruce Spellman of Woburn; Dan also is survived by his children Sean and Ruth Ahern of Arizona; stepsons John Graham and Donald Cowling of the United Kingdom, grandchildren and great grandchildren. A Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated in St. Margaret's Church of Blessed Teresa Parish, 800 Columbia Road in Dorchester on Saturday, February 7th at 11:00 a.m. Interment in Florida.

Published by Boston Globe from Jan. 30 to Feb. 1, 2015.
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St. Margaret's Church of Blessed Teresa Parish
800 Columbia Road, Dorchester, MA
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August 24, 2017
June so sorry for your loss. Dan will be deeply missed. Prayers to you and the family.
Ed and Vicki Butler
February 2, 2015
Ahern family,may Gods loving kindness comfort you through this difficult time. Psalms 119:76
February 1, 2015
My deepest condolences to you and your family. May the God of all comfort strengthen you during this difficult time.
February 1, 2015
June, so sorry for your loss. We will remember the good times we all had together. He will be missed by all of his friends and family. With love, Bobby D and Lana
February 1, 2015
Miss you so much Danny, you were my husband & best friend. I love you honey, god Bless & rest in peace, Love June xx
February 1, 2015
Thank You Sir to your Service to This Great Country.
February 1, 2015
god bless Dan our thoughts are with your family & Friends love from your Sheila Geoff Jan Pat & Family in the UK
Janice peacock
February 1, 2015
To Marie and Ahern Families,

My Sincere Condolences on your Loss.
Ken Miller
February 1, 2015
Thank you for sharing the obit. I will always remember our good times together in Saudi. Dan will be missed my many friends and family. Our condolances and prayers are with you June and family. Love Charlie and Marlys
February 1, 2015
A lovely man who we will miss a great deal. Fond memories of June and Dan from their time in Khamis mushait, Saudi Arabia.

Dawn and Steve Wareing, Wales UK
January 31, 2015
Dan was a great friend growing up in Arlington, he will be missed.
paul flynn
January 31, 2015
I grew up in East Arlington and worked with Danny at the A&P Supermarket. I can picture his smiling face today even though its been many years since I last saw him in the 60's. Very sad to learn of his death at such a young age. My thoughts and prayers with Danny and his survivors. OKIE.
Kevin O'Connor
January 31, 2015
Marie & Father Jack and family, thinking of you in this time of sorrow, may your brother rest in peace
Kathy Holte
January 30, 2015
Tim sending you and your family prayers and peace during this difficult time. Carol Colgan
January 30, 2015
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