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LoBUE, Louis J. “John”, Jr., of Randolph, formerly of Holbrook, passed away peacefully, after a long illness, surrounded by his loving family, on October 9, 2022, at the age of 87. Born in Boston, John worked as a Department Manager at Polaroid Corp. for 40 years, prior to his retirement. John had a second career as a singer and entertainer, performing in nightclubs, nursing homes and churches across Boston and the South Shore, sharing his wonderful singing voice with the kind and gentlemanly way only he could. When not entertaining, you could often find him cheering on his favorite team, the Boston Red Sox. A devoted companion, father, brother, grandfather and great grandfather, John will be greatly missed by all who were blessed to have known him. John was the loving companion of Nancy Roberts of Randolph. Loving father of Kathleen Jones of Holbrook, Christine Young and her husband David of Weymouth, and the late Steven J. LoBue. Step-father of Kendra Cooley of Randolph and the late Gregory Roberts. Son of the late Luigi and Josephina LoBue. Brother of the late Vincenzo LoBue, Salvatore LoBue and Josephine Ruggiero. Cherished “Papa” to Bryan, Arianna, Sean, Natalie, Caleb, Christian, Jacob, Trevor, Trent, and Tyler and “Great Papa” to Landon, Cole, Aiden and Lyla. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Former husband of the late Ann Marie Lawton. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Tuesday, October 18th from 4:00 – 7:00 PM in the Cartwright Funeral Home, 419 No. Main St. (RT. 28) Randolph. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, October 19th at 10:00 AM in St. Mary Church, 211 No. Main St., Randolph. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery, Randolph. In lieu of flowers, and to honor the caregivers who share their skills and steady guidance to patients in hospice care, kindly consider a memorial contribution in John’s name to VNA Care Hospice, 120 Thomas St., Worcester, MA 01608. For directions or to leave a sympathy message for the family, visit

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