It is with great sadness that the family of Edward Michael Donnelly of Holderness, NH formerly ofKingston, MA announces his passing on Saturday, March 31, 2018. Eddie was surrounded by family and will be forever missed. Eddie will be lovingly remembered by Karen, his wife of 47 years, his son Shawn and wife Heather and his son Brian, especially by his three grandchildren, Finias, Mara and Balin, and his numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and dear friends. Eddie worked for the MBTA Power Station for almost 30 years and was a also part-time member of the Kingston, MA Police department. Eddie was a 32nddegree Mason and active with his Lodge along with being a 30 plus year member of the Knights of Columbus. He truly enjoyed his family, his retirement home and the view it offered in NH, model trains, Halloween, woodworking, boating, listening to music, and most of all he loved baking cakes for his grandchildren.
Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, April 5th from 4-8:00 PM at the Shepherd Funeral Home, 216 Main St, Kingston, MA. A mass service will be held at the Saint Joseph Parish, 272 Main St, Kingston, MA on Friday, April 5th at 9:00 AM. Graveside services will follow at the Woodlawn Cemetery, 302 Elm St, Everett, MA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Eddie’s name to: The Maynard House, 17 South Street, Hanover, NH 03755