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Michael J. Saville

Quincy, Michael J. Saville, age 68, a lifelong Quincy resident, died unexpectedly, Monday, June 19, 2017 at home.

Michael was born in Quincy to the late John Roger and Hazel (McDonald) Saville.  He was raised in Quincy and was a graduate of Archbishop Williams High School, Class of 1967 and attended Quincy Junior College.

He was employed as a mail carrier with the U.S. Postal Service for over thirty years.

Michael was a Vietnam Era veteran having served in the U.S. Navy aboard the minesweeper, U.S.S. Detector MSO 429.  He was a member of the McKeon Post AmVets #146 in Dorchester.

He was an avid Boston sports fan and especially enjoyed baseball, serving as President of the Quincy Babe Ruth National League for many years.

Michael was dedicated to his family and friends.

Beloved husband for thirty-six years of Kathleen J. (Kelley) Saville.

Devoted father of Michael J. Saville and his companion Hadley Garnett of New York City, New York.

Dear brother of Phyllis Irwin and her husband David of Hull, Rogene Chase and her husband Charles of Stuart, Florida, Roberta Kydd and her husband Edward of Nashua, New Hampshire, John R. Saville, Jr. and his wife Elizabeth of Brockton.  Michael is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Funeral from the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy on Friday, June 23rd at 9 a.m. Funeral Mass in Saint Ann’s Church, 757 Hancock Street, Quincy at 10 o’clock. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting Hours at the funeral home on Thursday 4 – 8 p.m. Interment with Military Honors at Mount Wollaston Cemetery in Quincy.

For those who wish, donations in Michael’s memory may be made to the charity of your choice.


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June 23, 2017
So sorry for your loss, in my thoughts and prayers.

~ Bonnie Reekie


June 22, 2017
May the memories of Mike and the love of family surround you and give you strength in the days ahead. sorry for your loss

~ Madeline Falcetta- Merino


June 22, 2017
Mike was the best. We are so sorry. Love and prayers, Patty and Lloyd

~ Patricia Franke


June 21, 2017
Mike was a wonderful neighbor and friend. He also devoted many hours to the Quincy Youth Baseball. He will be greatly missed. Our sincere condolences, Sybil & Kenny

~ Sybil & Ken O'Connell


June 21, 2017
So so sorry to hear about Mike....hoping that millions of memories, both great and small, will warm your heart, make you laugh and ease this loss....

~ Karen Clasby


June 21, 2017

~ Michael Iacovello


June 21, 2017
Rest in peace, Mike. I will miss you.

~ Elizabeth


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