John L. Fougere, life-long resident of Orient Heights East Boston, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family after a brief illness at the age of 70
Beloved son of the late John O. and Phyllis (Dattoli) Fougere.
Dear brother of Denise Wilson and her husband Larry of East Boston and Bella Orlandella and her husband John Sr. of East Boston.
Cherished uncle of Scott Wilson, Brad Wilson, Lori Newman, John Orlandella Jr. and Michelle Maggio.
Adored great-uncle of Alex, Lucas, Sam, Finn, Killian, Jackson, Cameron, Jay and Ryan.
Also survived by many loving cousins, family members and friends.
Family and friends will honor John's life by gathering at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home on Friday July 5th from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM and again on Saturday morning at 8:30AM before leaving in funeral procession to St. Joseph - St. Lazarus Church Ashley St., East Boston for a 10:00AM funeral mass in celebration of John's life. Services will conclude with John being laid to rest at Puritan Lawn Memorial Park in Peabody.
John was a life-long resident in East Boston, an active member of the East Boston community and a staple at the Annual Montmorenci Street Block Party. He was a past employee of MASSDOT. He will be missed by all.