2013-11-21 / Obituaries

Jeremiah T. Kelleher

Jeremiah T. Kelleher, 71, of Jamestown, passed away peacefully Nov. 16, 2013, at home. He was the beloved husband of Frances Brazil-Kelleher. Born in Canton, Mass., he was a son of the late Jeremiah T. and Dorothy J. (Sykes) Kelleher.

Mr. Kelleher graduated from Fitchburg State College in 1963. He taught in schools in Canton, Mass., later worked as an area sales representative for Mobil Oil Company. He was a business consultant and most recently the assistant executive director for Better Community Living in Dartmouth, Mass.

Besides his wife, he leaves two sons, J. James Kelleher of Holland and John A. Kelleher of Holyoke, Mass.; four sisters, Jane Sheridan and Dorsey Wheeler both of Canton, Mass., Judith Kerr of Plymouth, Mass., and Margaret Hoagland of Concord, Mass.; two brothers, Richard Kelleher of Canton, Mass., and Thomas McKenzie of Norwood, Mass.; three grandsons and a granddaughter; and many nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Joseph Kelleher.

His funeral was held in Fagan- Quinn Funeral Home, and burial was in St. Mark Cemetery.

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