John “Jack” H. Pierce of Tyngsboro
He was married to the late Joan K. Pierce, who died on June 1, 2013.
Born in Lowell, he was the son of the late Henry and Helen Pierce. He graduated from Lowell High School with the class of 1954 and attended Business School.
Jack worked as a contract negotiator. He had previously worked for GTE, Raytheon, Honeywell and Dunfey’s Restaurants and Hotels. He retired from the Butler Bank in Lowell.
He was a communicant of St. Mary Magdalen Church and St. Mary Church.
Jack was a founding member of the Chelmsford Swim and Tennis Club, previously a member of the Vesper Country Club and the Lowell Rotary.
He enjoyed spending time with his family and looked forward to each and every birthday and holiday. He was a proud dad and granddad rarely turning down a chance to attended his children’s, grandchildren’s and great-grandchildren’s plays, performances, recitals and sporting events. Over the years he attended almost 1000 swim meets. Jack always cherished the opportunity to play a round of golf with his sons and was a loyal Boston sports fan.
He is survived by sons, John and his wife, Kathleen Pierce of Tyngsboro, Thomas and his wife, Karen Pierce of Chelmsford and Corey and his wife, Tara Pierce of Chelmsford; daughters, Kari Pierce-Clarke and her husband, Gregory Clarke of Tyngsboro and Patti and her husband, John Dalimonte of Andover; sister, MauIn lieu of flowers, donations may be made to D’Youville Foundation, 981 Varnum Ave., Lowell, MA 01854.reen Prue of Rocky Hill, CT; sisters-in-laws, Brenda and her husband, Dan O’Brien of Tyngsboro and Ann and her husband, Edward Wilk of Seabrook, NH; eleven grandchildren, Sean, Meghan, Matthew, Rebecca, Thomas, Nicole, Sarah, Jacob, Marin, Sean and Mark; one great grandchild, Makayla and many nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours Sun. 3 to 7 P.M. Funeral Mon. at 9A.M. from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, with a funeral Mass at 10A.M. at St. Mary Magdalen Church in Tyngsboro. Burial in St. Patrick Cemetery, Lowell. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to D’Youville Foundation, 981 Varnum Ave., Lowell, MA 01854. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.