John Edward Gillis

June 19, 1947 - September 25, 2013 

John Edward Gillis

June 19, 1947 - September 25, 2013 

Obituary for John Edward Gillis

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in the Church of Saint Patrick, Watertown on Tuesday October 1, 2013 at 9 am for John Edward Gillis. John passed away in the Mount Auburn Hospital on September 25, 2013. He was sixty-six.

Mr. Gillis is a son of the late John F. and Stella (Ramonas) Gillis. Born in Cambridge, he was raised in Watertown, graduating from Saint Patrick’s High School. He attended Providence College and received his degree from Boston University. John volunteered for the Easter Seals Fundraising. An avid Patriot’s fan, he also enjoyed concerts and swimming.

He was the brother of Lillian V. Brown and her late husband Charles E. of Nashua, NH. Also survived by many cousins.

Funeral from the MacDonald, Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home at 270 Main St. on Rt. 20, WATERTOWN on Tuesday at 8:00 A.M. followed by a Funeral Mass at 9:00 O’Clock in the Church of St. Patrick, 212 Main St., Relatives and friends kindly invited. Interment St. Patrick Cemetery. Visiting hours Monday 3-7 P.M.

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