John T. “Jock” Conroy III of Lowell, MA “Let me tell you about my day”
He was married to Jean (Fowler) Conroy with whom he would have celebrated their 46th wedding anniversary on August 23, 2016.
He was born August 3, 1949, in Lowell the son of Mary A. (Burke) Conroy of Dracut, MA and the late John T. Conroy, Jr. He attended Sacred Heart School in Lowell and graduated from Lowell High School.
Jock retired from the Teamsters, where he worked at Stop and Shop and Purity Supreme as a truck driver. He built up his own company, J&J Pallet & Trucking Inc, started in 1985.
Jock was generous of himself and loved nothing better than to reach out and help friends and family. A friend to everyone he met, Jock was warm and loving and he will be dearly missed by many. Jock was a loving father, son, brother, uncle, cousin and friend.
Besides his wife of 45 “glorious” years, and his mother Mary A. (Burke) Conroy of Dracut, he is survived by three children, Shannon Conroy of Westford, John “Jock” Conroy, IV of Lowell, and Timothy Conroy of Lowell; his beloved chihuahua, Phoebe; his sister, Meredith (Conroy) Rickheit with her husband, Peter Rickheit of Lakeland, Fl; his brother Michael Conroy with his wife Sarah Conroy of Tyngsboro; sisters-in-law Nancy DiMeo, with her husband Robert DiMeo of Dunstable, Carolyn Barney, with her husband Chuck Barney of Groton and his brother-in-law Allen Fowler, with wife Joyce Fowler of Londonderry, N.H. He is also survived by his aunt Theresa (Burke) Hall of Gardner and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and close friends.
Visiting hours Thurs. 3 to 7 P.M. A celebration of Life will be held Fri. at 1pm at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, MA. Memorials may be made in his name to the Noble Family Animal Care & Adoption Center, 400 Broadway St., Methuen, MA 01844.