Obituary: John P. Lennon
Published in The Boston Globe, July 19, 2012
LENNON, John P. “Jack” Of Waltham, July 16, 2012. Husband of Helen C. (Mitchell). Father of John P. “Shawn” Lennon, Jr., and his wife, Cynthia, of Cooper City, FL, Maura J. Lennon of Roslindale, Kieran F. “Kerry” Lennon and his wife, Kim, of Dracut, Martin E. Lennon of Waltham and the late Lawrence Lennon and Colleen M. Richer. Grandfather of Daniel, Brandon and Jared Lennon, Devin, Cameron, and Aidan Richer and the late Kathleen Lennon. Great-grandfather of Connor and Jacob Lennon. Father-in-law of Steven Richer of Millbury. Brother of Anne Lennon of Brighton and the late Rev. Lawrence Lennon. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will honor and remember Jack’s life by gathering for calling hours in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), WALTHAM, Friday, July 20th, from 4 to 8 p.m. and again at 8 a.m. on Saturday morning before leaving in procession to Saint Luke’s Church, 132 Lexington Street, Belmont, where his Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Burial will follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Arlington.
The wake vigil service for Jack will be held on Friday evening beginning at 7 p.m. and will conclude with a period for memory sharing. Memorial donations may be made to Compassionate Care ALS, P.O. Box 1052, West Falmouth, MA 02574. For complete obituary, guest book and directionspleasevisit www.joycefuneralhome.com