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John F. Purcell

August 20, 1949 — September 7, 2022

WORCESTER

WORCESTER-John “Jack” F. Purcell, 73, passed away Wednesday, September 7 surrounded by family. He leaves his longtime companion, Jean M. O’Neil; five siblings, Daniel Purcell, Jean Wilk and her husband, Irwin, Nancy Pojani and her husband, Dennis, Katie Caragian, William Purcell and his Wife, Mary Jane; a sister-in-law, Christine Purcell along with nieces and nephews. A brother, Patrick Purcell and a brother-in-law, Paul Caragian predeceased him. He was born in Worcester, son of John J. and Adelle M. (Puchek) Purcell.

For those who knew Jack, he was always ready to lend a helping hand for family, friends and neighbors.

Visiting Hours are Tuesday, Sept 13, from 10am to 12pm with a Prayer Service at 12pm in Callahan Fay Caswell Life Celebration Home, 61 Myrtle St. Worcester Ma. Burial will follow in St. John’s Cemetery. 

If you want to honor Jack’s memory, go out of your way to do something nice for someone today, even if you don’t know them.

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Visitation

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

10:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Callahan Fay Caswell Funeral Home

61 Myrtle St, Worcester, MA 01608

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Prayer Service

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

12:00 - 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Callahan Fay Caswell Funeral Home

61 Myrtle St, Worcester, MA 01608

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