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Joseph F. Grainger

February 17, 1926 ~ March 6, 2020 (age 94)


Joseph F. Grainger  of Cambridge, retired Cambridge Police Captain, March 6, 2020.  Beloved husband of Leona (Sherlock), loving father of Joseph and wife Sandra of New Seabury, John of Plymouth, Mary Sullivan and husband Lester of Burlington.  Loving grandfather to Kerri Krieger and husband Shawn of Marlborough, Becki of Mashpee, Lester Sullivan and wife Danielle of Billerica, and Elizabeth Rego and husband Michael of Shirley.  Loving great-grandfather to Layla, Haley, Mickey, Lester, and Michael. Much loved brother to the late John and his wife Joan of Cambridge, Elizabeth Burns and her late husband Albert of Belmont, and Julia of Cambridge. Loving uncle to Thomas Grainger, Doris Padellaro, Al Burns, and John Burns.  Funeral from Brown & Hickey Funeral Home, 36 TrapeloRoad, Belmont, Thursday at 9 a.m.  Funeral Mass in St. Peter’s Parish, 100 Concord Avenue, Cambridge, at 10 a.m.  Relatives and friends kindly invited.  Visiting hours are Wednesday, 4 to 7 p.m.  Interment Mt. Auburn Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Mt. Auburn Hospital, 330 Mt. Auburn St., Cambridge, MA 02138, in Joseph’s name.  Late WWII U. S. Navy veteran.

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March 11, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Brown & Hickey Funeral Home
36 Trapelo Rd.
Belmont, MA 02478

Funeral Mass
March 12, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Peters Church
100 Concord Ave
Cambridge, MA 02138

March 12, 2020

11:30 AM
Mt Auburn Cemetery
580 Mt Auburn Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

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