Rev. Msgr. William F. Glynn, of Duxbury, formerly of Dorchester, Friday March 13, 2015.
Beloved son of the late Michael J. and Nellie T. (Hurley) Glynn. Brother of the late James M. Glynn, Most Rev. John J. Glynn and Mary T. Glynn. Msgr. Glynn is survived by his cousin Bernard O’Sullivan of Quincy, the Glynn family of Abbeyknockmoy, County Galway, Ireland and the DiCenzo family of Duxbury.
Msgr. Glynn was the Pastor of Holy Family Parish, Duxbury for 26 years, retiring in 2007. He had previously been assigned to St. Mary’s Beverly, St. Mary’s Wrentham, Mission Office for Society of Propagation of the Faith, St. Catherine’s Somerville and Saint Gregory’s Dorchester. He was an avid Red Sox fan, golfer and spectator for all Duxbury sports teams. He was the Chaplain for the Duxbury Fire Department.
Msgr. Glynn will Lie in Repose at Holy Family Church, 601 Tremont Street, Duxbury, Tuesday March 17 from 3:00 – 7:00 PM with a Welcoming Ceremony at 3:00 PM and Closing Prayers at 7:00 PM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in Holy Family Church Wednesday at 10:00 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Interment Mayflower Cemetery, Duxbury, Thursday 10AM.
Donations may be made to Holy Family Church, 601 Tremont Street, Duxbury 02332 or The Retired Clergy Fund, Archdiocese of Boston, 66 Brooks Drive, Braintree, MA 02184.