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Donald G Kiley

July 2, 1931 ~ May 11, 2022 (age 90)

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Kiley, Donald G. passed away unexpectedly at the age of 90 on May 11, 2022. Don was born July 2, 1931, son of the late Charles and Anna Kiley. Beloved husband of the late Eileen (Phillips) Kiley. He is survived by his son William Kiley and his wife Patricia of Manchester, Nh, his grandson Timothy Kiley and his wife Collette of Billerica, Ma and his grandson William Burrows of Seaport, Me. He was the proud great grandfather of Leila Kiley of Billerica, Ma. He also leaves behind many nieces and nephews, friends and extended family.

A US Army Veteran, Don proudly served during the Korean War. After his years in the service, he became a Truck driver for a short time before transitioning to a Shipping and Receiving job for Baird, where he remained until retirement.

Don was a Boston sports fan, but the New England Patriots were always his number one team. Don also enjoyed being a member of the VFW and the American Legion.

Affectionately referred to as “Papa Smurf” Don was well known for being filled with love and generosity for his friends and family.

Graveside service on Friday June 3, 2022 at 10:00 am in Evergreen Cemetery, Brighton, MA

In lieu of flowers please make donations in Don’s name to the West Roxbury VA Medical Center in West Roxbury, MA.

 

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