Oct. 19, 2006 • Volume 15 Number 4

HVAC Mechanic Desmond Dies

A funeral was held yesterday for John F. Desmond, a mechanic in the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Shop who died Oct. 14. He was 54.

A Newton native, Mr. Desmond worked for Boston College for 37 years. He was the son of Eleanor P. (Reilly) Desmond and the late Thomas E. Desmond and brother of Boston College Police Sgt. Joseph Desmond.

Besides his mother and brother, Mr. Desmond is survived by his wife Patricia A. (Bennett) Desmond, his children Christopher S., Joseph T. and Kelly A. Desmond, brothers Thomas, William, Edward and Richard, sisters Mary Cicciu and Eleanor Miele and two grandchildren.

Donations in his name may be made to West Baseball League, Inc., 48 Winnifred Road, Brockton, MA 02301.

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