Obituaries

John W. Coffey, Jr.

July 31st, 2019

John W. Coffey, Jr., age 62, of Wakefield, passed away on July 26, 2019 at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington, following a brief illness.

John was the loving father of Sean Coffey and Jillian Coffey, both of Wakefield, loving “Grampy” of Logan James Crotty, son of the late John W. Coffey, Sr. and Dorothy (Wall) Coffey, dear brother of the late Dennis Coffey, Patricia Olds, and Karen Coffey, Uncle of Jeremy Coffey, Christian Coffey, Dr. Charles Coffey, Andrew Coffey, Colleen Coffey, Catherine Coffey and Christina Olds. John is also survived by many loving great-nieces and nephews, as well as his beloved “Freckles.”

Family and friends will gather for a Funeral Service at the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave., (Rte. 62), Wilmington, on Saturday, August 3rd at 11:00 a.m. Interment with Military Honors will follow in Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington. Visiting hours will be held at the Funeral Home on Friday, August 2nd from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Memorial donations in John’s name may be made to the MGH Home Base Program, Red Sox Foundation for Wounded Warriors, 1 Constitution Wharf, Charlestown, MA 02129. John was a U.S. Air Force Veteran who proudly served his country.

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