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John Thomas Doran

December 20, 1963 - July 23, 2022


John Thomas Doran

December 20, 1963 - July 23, 2022


Obituary For John Thomas Doran

John Thomas Doran of Cambridge, passed away on July 23, 2022. Beloved son of the late Edward M., Jr. and Marguerite (Connelly) Doran. Dear brother to Marguerite Farino and her husband Theodore of Methuen, Bridgit Paula and her husband Sid of Watertown & Freedom, NH, William Doran and his wife Erin of Sudbury, Josephine Rueb and her husband Greg of East Providence, RI and the late Edward M. Doran III. John is survived by many loving nieces, nephews, great nieces & nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. He is also survived by many friends that have helped him in his lifetime.

Relatives and friends are invited to visit in the DeVito Funeral Home 1145 Mass. Ave., Arlington on Thursday August 11th from 9:30am - 10:30am. A funeral mass will be held at 11:00am in the St. John's Church in Cambridge. Interment to follow in Cambridge Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in John's name may be made to the MSPCA 350 S. Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02130 or to the Community Day Center of Waltham 16 Felton St. Waltham, MA 02453.


11 Aug


09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

DeVito Funeral Home - Arlington 1145 Mass. Ave. Arlington, MA 02476 Get Directions »
11 Aug

Funeral Mass

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Saint John the Evangelist Church 2254 Mass. Ave. Cambridge, MA 02140 Get Directions »
11 Aug


12:15 PM

Cambridge Cemetery 89 Coolidge Ave. Cambridge, MA 02138 Get Directions »
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  • 08/22/2022

    JYD, I was very sad to hear of your passing. I will miss your big personality and good guy nature. Rest in Peace my friend. Tom Dresp

  • 08/12/2022

    I got to know John in Waltham. He was always friendly, enjoyed conversation, and looked out for other people. I am very sad to hear that he died. With prayers. Bill Hoch, Chaplains on the Way.

  • 08/10/2022

    JYD, I miss you my Brother more than I can describe with words. You are surely seated at the right hand of GOD for you absolutely embodied pure goodness here on earth. Through the toughest of trials and tribulations you maintained a pure heart and a never ending smile!, You helped so many of us without hesitation and harmed no one ever. Rest In Peace My Dearest Brother JYD I will Love You and keep you close to my heart forever. May God Bless the Doran Family more during this difficult time. Love, Dave Pond

  • 08/07/2022

    Deepest condolences to the Doran Family on your loss may John Rest In Peace and God bring you comfort at this sad time. Sincerely. Patrick Quirke.💕☘️

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