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TOOMEY, Donald F. “Tuck”, of Braintree, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on September 22, 2017, at the age of 91. Born and raised in Charlestown, Donald has been a long-time resident of Braintree. Donald proudly served his country in the United States Army during WWII. For over 42 years, he was a firefighter for the City of Boston, retiring as a Lieutenant on Ladder #17. He was a proud member of the Firefighter’s Union Local #718 and the “Liar’s Club”. A dedicated husband, father and grandfather, Donald will be greatly missed by all who were blessed to have known him. Donald was the husband of the late Anna (Hurley) Toomey. Loving father of Eileen Sullivan and her husband Dennis of Norton, William Toomey and his wife Kathleen of NH, Stephen Toomey and his wife Eileen of Attleboro, James Toomey and his wife Kristin of Attleboro, Donald Toomey, Jr. and his wife Bernadette of Canada and Kevin Toomey and his wife Ann Marie of Abington. Devoted brother of Frederick Toomey of Quincy and the late Paul Toomey. Dear “Papa” to Ryan, Kevin, Jacquelyn, Evan, Amanda, Christopher, Michael, Emily, Jeffrey, Anna and Joseph. Reposing at the Cartwright-Venuti Funeral Home, 845 Washington St., Braintree, until 9:00 AM on Saturday, September 30th, followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:00 AM in Sacred Heart Church, 75 Commercial St., Weymouth. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Friday, September 29th from 4:00 – 8:00 PM. Burial will be in Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made in his name to the Boy’s and Girl’s Club of Charlestown, 15 Green St., Charlestown, MA 02129.

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