Thomas J. Kelly

Thomas J. Kelly, of East Sandwich, Port Charlotte, FL and Squantum died Wednesday Dec. 8, 2010.  He was 92.  Beloved husband of Catherine B. (Murphy) Kelly. Devoted father of Thomas & his wife Sharon of Hingham, Eugene & his wife Laesse of Waltham, Robert and Joseph both of Weymouth.  Dear brother of Peggy (Marguerite), Rita, Joseph and Sr. Barbara Kelly.  Predeceased by the late John and Mary.  Grandfather of Heather Kelly of Norton and Thomas Kelly, III of Hingham.   He was the son of the late Thomas and Anne (Reney) who emigrated from Galway, Republic of Ireland. Thomas was born and educated in Boston.  He was a proud WW II Navy Veteran.  He worked in sales for the Jacob Ruppert Brewery, and the Jos. Schlitz Brewery before retiring in 1985.  Thomas was a member of the Sandwich American Legion and the Hyannis Elks & the Port Charlotte, FL Elks.  Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours at the Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Avenue, Milton, Sunday 2 – 6 PM. A Celebration of Life service will be held at Dolan Funeral Home, Monday at 10:00 AM, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in Saint Francis Xavier Roman Catholic Church, South Weymouth at 11:00 AM. Burial will be at a later date at Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Tom’s name may be made to The  Mission Church, 1545 Tremont St., Boston, MA 02120 or to Office of Institutional Advancement, Boston College High School, 150 Morrissey Blvd., Boston, MA 02125.