John E. Amico, of West Roxbury, age 83, passed away on January 10, 2021. Beloved husband of Suzanne (Glennon) for more than 60 years and loving father to four sons: John Jr., Robert J., Edward and his wife Rita, and Tommy and his wife Leah. Cherished grandfather of Robert W., Anna, William, Jake, Drew, and Luke. Devoted brother of Angelo Amico, Sister Roseann Amico CSJ, Grace Bertolino and Marguerite Pennini. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.
John had an exemplary career with John Hancock Insurance, for more than 40 years. As he raised his sons, John was a devoted father, and consummate volunteer for all their sports leagues and school events.
John faithfully served his country for four years with the US Army Reserves.
A dedicated member of the Knights of Columbus for over 55 years, serving as Assistant Executive Secretary and former Master for the last 20 years, a 4th degree member and Past Grand Knight, Council #3049, West Roxbury.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Theresa of Avila Church 2078 Centre St., West Roxbury, on Friday, Jan. 15, at 10:00am. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Interment private
John’s funeral mass will be available via live stream at St. Theresa Parish, West Roxbury – YouTube
All services are under Covid -19 guidelines.
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