John T. “Jack” Meade, age 78

of Weymouth

John T. “Jack” Meade, age 78

John T. “Jack” Meade, age 78, of Weymouth, formerly of Quincy, died peacefully, Sunday, July 7, 2019 at the South Shore Hospital, surrounded by his loving family.

John was born and raised in Quincy, son of the late Dorothy M. (Cleaves) Meade. He had lived in Weymouth for twenty-four years, previously in Quincy.

He was employed as a boilermaker and was a proud member of Local 29 for over twenty-five years.

Jack was a motorcycle enthusiast, an avid reader, and enjoyed travelling.

Most of all, Jack was dedicated to his family, especially to his three cherished grandchildren, supporting all their many activities and accomplishments.

Beloved husband for fifty-nine years of Anne M. (Hallisey) Meade.

Devoted father of John P. Meade and his wife Deborah of Weymouth.

Loving grandfather of Brianna, Patrick, and Katelyn Meade, all of Weymouth.

One of four siblings, he was the brother of Paul D. Meade and his wife Betty of Randolph and pre-deceased by Patricia C. Holland and Claire E. Caporale. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be conducted at the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy on Friday, July 12th at 10 o’clock. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours at the funeral home on Thursday 5 – 8 p.m. Interment private.

For those who wish, donations in Jack’s memory may be made to Saint Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105

The Meade family would like to express their appreciation to the nurses and support staff on Pratt 5 at the South Shore Hospital for their dedication and loving care for John.

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  • We will miss you so much Jack. RIP, We love you and promise to be there for Ann… Sleep well our friend… Sean, Carmel, and the triplets Chloe, Conor & Jack

  • Our condolences to Anne,John and the rest of the Meade family,Jack will be missed by all of us that knew him :R.I.P. Jack

  • We are so sorry for your loss. You are all in our prayers and thoughts.

  • I’m so sorry for your loss of Jack ! He was a great guy! Grew up with Meathead in West Quincy! Anne you are in my Prayers!

  • One of the greatest people I’ve ever had the pleasure of caring for! I will definitely miss your jokes and warm smile John! 💔 R.I.P

    Sarah
    Pratt 5

  • always a good time when he was in the area on or off the worksite.

  • MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES GO OUT TO THE MEADE FAMILY. I KNOW THEM PRETTY WELL BECAUSE THEY WERE ALMOST PART OF MINE. JOHN J. ALMOST MARRIED MY SISTER. FROM WHAT I CAN REMEMBER JOHN SR WAS A GOOD MAN AND HE WILL BE SORELY MISSED BY ALL WHO KNEW HIM. JOHN IS IN A GOOD PLACE NOW.