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“Sorry for your lossYour family are in our thoughts and prayersRest in Peace Jonny ”
1 of 16 | Posted by: Christine and Patrick (Packy) McDonough - MA

“I worked with John at Gillette going back to the old Braun warehouse on Cambridge Parkway. Great guy! My thoughts go out to his family. ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: Bob Santosuosso

“I grew up with John in Savin Hill during the 60s and 70s and have many fond memories of him. He was a great kid and a great friend. We spent most of...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Steve Calapai - Milford, MA

“Fond memories. Rest in Peace John. ”
4 of 16 | Posted by: Patty and Bobby Ahern Savin Hill

“I'm so very sad and sorry to hear of John's passing. John and I were coworkers. I have many wonderful, fun memories working with John. My thoughts...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Dianne Caggiano - SOMERVILLE, MA

“My Condolences to the family...John and I were friends for over 50 years...and he was one of the straightest guys I ever knew; you always knew where...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Wally Campbell - Hull, MA

“To one of the nicest guys I ever met, may you rest in peace and may your family find comfort and peace in all the happy memories. ”
7 of 16 | Posted by: Karen Wilkinson - Braintree, MA

“To the Lydon Family,I am so sorry to hear of the passing of John, He was a great guy very friendly met him through my brother who was a friend of...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Dianne ( Burnieika) Brown - MA

“I am so sorry to hear this. Johnnie was a great guy. Sending prayers ”
9 of 16 | Posted by: Ann Whitaker Doyle - South Boston, MA

“My condolences, long time family friend. When I would visit from Florida he was always a friendly face to run into at the Harp and Bard.Rest in Peace...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Kathy Goslin Brazil - Debary, FL

“I worked with John at Gillette. Sorry to hear of his passing. He was a great guy. My sympathies to his family.Peg McCoy ”
11 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Condolences thoughts and prayers♡ ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: John Coughlin - Savin Hill, MA

“John was a friend of mine from Dorchester knew his family too he was a funny kid back then loved having him for a friend he will be missed R.I.P John...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Debby Fay - Taunton, MA - Friend

“So sorry for your loss. Sending prayers ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Janet Wynne - Dorchester, MA

“He was a good friend of my family ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: Thomas Goslin - Boston, MA

“To the family, I am so sorry of the passing of John we were always friends through the years we had a lot of fun being neighbors. He is at peace now...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Pat Hennessy Devlin - Quincy, MA


LYDON, John. In Dorchester, June 14th.
Beloved father of Shannon Lydon and Jillian Lydon, both of Revere.
Loving brother of William Lydon of Thailand, Barbara Fairbairn and Patrick Lydon, both of Brockton, Mathias Lydon of Dorchester, and Mary Melia of Weymouth.
Devoted grandfather of Tahj, Isiah, and Amya.
Survived by many nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours in the Murphy Funeral Home, 1020 Dorchester Ave., DORCHESTER, Tuesday 5-8 P.M.
Funeral Mass in St. Margaret Church of Blessed Mother Teresa Parish, Wednesday morning, June 22, at 10 A.M.
Relatives and friends invited.
Veteran Vietnam War – U.S. Army.
Late retired employee of Gillette Co. for over 42 years.
Member of the Amvets and Quincy Elks.
In lieu of flowers, donations in John's memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK, 73123.
Interment in Bourne National Cemetery at 12:30 P.M.