James M. Gibbons

James M. Gibbons, of Dorchester and Mashpee, passed away peacefully, Friday August 19, 2011.  Born and raised in Dorchester, Mr. Gibbons was a longtime employee of the Boston Public School System, and a self employed carpenter for much of his life, most recently with Camco Construction of Mashpee.  He proudly served his country with the Naval Construction Battalion (SeaBees) with tours in Cuba and Puerto Rico.  He was also a lifetime member of the Old Dorchester Post No. 65.  An avid Red Sox fan, he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.  He is survived  by his daughter Christine Mascolo and her husband Ben of Arlington, his sister Catherine LoPresti and her husband Anthony of CT, Alice DiMaggio of Mashpee and his brother Edward and his wife Marilyn of Dorchester.  He is predeceased by his sister the late Ann DiMaggio of Milford.  He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, other loved ones and friends.  Visitation on Wednesday, August 24 from 4:00 -8:00 PM with a funeral service starting at 7:00 PM, both at Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Ave., MILTON.  Relatives and friends respectfully invited.  Interment private.