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November 19, 1931 ~ August 11, 2017 (age 85)

John R Hogan "Sonny" 85, of Westborough formerly of Everett passed away on August 11 at Kindred Healthcare in Westborough. John was born in Malden on November 19, 1931 one of five children of the late John and Marion (Hilson) Hogan. John worked as a crane operator “extraordinaire”. He was a member of IUOE Local 4 for 65 years and actively worked in Boston for 50 years. He was the loving father of Kathy Tournas and her husband Al of Westborough. John was the loving and cherished Grampy of Julianne and Amy Tournas. He was the brother to Sheila Kenny of York Beach, Maine, Pauline Reed of Manchester, NH and the late Marlene Noel and Marie Drolet. John was the former husband to the late Patricia Hogan. Many nieces and nephews also survive him. The family of John R. Hogan would like to thank the staff of Kindred Healthcare of Westborough for their wonderful care and friendship. In lieu of flowers the family would appreciate donations in John’s memory to Give Kids the World 210 South Bass Road Kissimmee, FL 34746. Visiting hours will be held on Thursday at the Murphy O’Hara Funeral Home from 9 to 11am followed by a Funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception at 11:30. Interment will be held in Woodlawn Cemetery.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Give Kids the World
210 South Bass Road, Kissimmee FL 34746
Tel: 1-407-396-1114

 Service Information

August 17, 2017

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Murphy & O'Hara FH
519 Broadway
Everett, MA 02149

Mass of Christian Burial
August 17, 2017

11:30 AM
Immaculate Conception Church
489 Broadway
Everett, MA 02149

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