Cartwright Funeral Homes


SHDEED, John P. “Weeda”, of Holbrook, formerly of San Diego, passed away peacefully, at home, surrounded by his loving family on November 12, 2020, at the age of 64. Born in Quincy, John grew up in Holbrook and graduated from Holbrook High School and then went on earn his Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering. John proudly served his country in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. For over 35 years he worked as a civil engineer for the Mass Water Resources for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. John was an outdoorsman and in his free time you could find him fishing, working in his garden or spending time at the ocean. He also had a passion for music and was a talented drummer. A devoted wife, father, brother, grandfather and friend, John will be sorely missed by all who were blessed to have known him. John was the beloved husband of Ann (Gerrior) Shdeed. Loving father of Philip Shdeed, II of Holbrook, Kevin Shdeed of Holbrook, Jimmy Shdeed of Stoughton, Katrina Kaelbeck of CA and Angierose Bridgewater of CA. Devoted brother of Rosann Goodrich of VA, Judy Walbrock of CA, Trisha Hunt of Abington and Carol Costello of Plymouth. Dear “Jido” to Zachery. Also survived by his devoted dog “Steve”. In keeping with the Covid-19 guidelines, which include face coverings, social distancing and wait times in line due to temporary limited capacity a Memorial Visitation will be held on Saturday, November 28th from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM with a Memorial Service to follow at 12:00 Noon in the Cartwright Funeral Home, 69 So. Franklin St. (RT. 37), Holbrook. Burial will be private.For directions or to leave a sympathy message for the family, visit

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