Free Flu Clinic Oct 28, 9:00 AM to Noon, Placentino Cafetorium
** Hopkinton 12 - Holliston 8 **
Celebrating The First Annual Walk of Hope - Sunday, October 22nd
Kamala classes in Zentangle® and Art Journaling and SoulCollage®
Alice in Wonderland tickets now on sale now at Prana: 429-3470

Bruce McKinnon at 71

by Chesmore Funeral Home
September 19, 2017

Bruce McKinnon of Millis passed away unexpectedly but peacefully Monday, September 18,2017 at the VA Campus in West Roxbury with his family by his side. Bruce was born in Southbridge, MA. June 22,1946 to Wilhelmina Carmichael and John E. McKinnon.

Bruce was an Army veteran serving as a Sergeant with the Fourth Armored Division in Germany. He was a retired 20 year veteran of the Holliston Police Department, becoming the first detective on the force, and was a youth officer instrumental in creating the DARE program in Holliston. Bruce was a member of the Tri-County Drug Task Force, responsible for the seizure and prosecution of $30 million in drugs and property.

Bruce is survived by his three sisters, Marijane Davock and her husband Joe of Parsonsfield, ME., Penelope Thumith and her partner Rick Gilde of East Boothbay, ME., Thomasine Piché and her husband Bruce of Kittery, ME., and brother in law Stanley Goldberg. He leaves behind 12 nieces and nephews, 27 great nieces and nephews who absolutely adored him, as well as his extended family, Theresa Corbett, Joey Rossini and Fred and Rose Bellacqua and countless friends.Bruce was predeceased by his older brother John E. McKinnon and wife Mary, and his brother in law Kenward Thumith.

Private services will be held with the family. In lieu of flowers, the family requests instead that donations be made to the MICU VA Hospital West Roxbury Campus, 1400 VFW Parkway, West Roxbury, MA. 02132. Arrangements are under the care of the Chesmore Funeral Home of Holliston, www.ChesmoreFuneralHome.com

 

E-mail This Article

Comments (0)

Advertisement

Advertisement

Recent Articles by Chesmore Funeral Home:

Gaetana “Tina” Centracchio, 92

Continue ...

Gail Verna Abramo at 82

Continue ...

Vera Murphy at 92

Continue ...

William W Morse at 83

Continue ...

Rita Randall at 83

Continue ...

Advertisement

Recent Articles in Comings/Goings:

Veterans Invited to Dinner

by Bobby Blair

Continue ...

Halloween Tour of Holliston Central Burying Ground

by Patricia Pereira

As twilight falls, enjoy hearing stories from Joanne Hulbert about Hollistonians from past centuries as we tour the luminary-lighted Central Burying Ground.

Continue ...

Holliston Historical Society's OKTOBERFEST 2017

by Patricia Pereira

As is the tradition for this event, the featured entertainment is the Double Eagle Oktoberfest Band. This lively band has performed all over the East Coast and Canada and will get you laughing, singing and dancing a polka before the evening is done...

1

Continue ...

HMAPA Citrus Fundraiser Kicks Off

by Press Release

Continue ...

How can families trim college costs?

by Jay Marsden

Solares Hill Advisors / Marsden Law P.C. Jay Marsden 847 Washington Street Holliston, MA 01746 508-858-5324 jmarsden@solareshilladvisors.com www.solareshilladvisors.com Trimming college costs up front can help families avoid excessive borrowing and the burdensome student loan payments that come with it.

Continue ...

Advertisement