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Obituary for John "Jake" Quinn

John M. "Jake" Quinn, Sr., 83, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his children on Wednesday, September 20th, 2023. He was the son of Timothy & Catherine Quinn. Raised in Newton, lived in Stow, resided in Maynard and No.Woodstock, NH.

He leaves his daughter Beverly Wheeler and husband Robert of Berlin and Gregory Quinn, Sr. of Maynard. He leaves 11 grandchildren, Sonja Senecal, Meggan Wheeler, Mollie Wheeler Melendez, Callie Quinn, Sheri Soucy, Michele Littlefield, Thomas Quinn, Jonathan Quinn, Matthew Quinn, Andrew Quinn, Teresa Quinn along with 6 great-grandchildren He leaves his sister Norma Mackay of Billerica, Janet Shanshiry of Newton and brother Stephen of Berlin, MA.

He was predeceased by his children John "Michael" Jr., Robert, Daniel, Charlie, Yvonne along with his former wife Marian Quinn Thorn and Carol Craig his longtime companion, his grandson Gregory Quinn Jr., his twin brother Joseph Quinn, Sister Mary Ann Quinn, Timothy, Laurie, Bevan, Edward, Bob, Dick predeceased him.

Calling hours are 2-4 PM Sunday, September 24th, at Acton Funeral Home, 470 Massachusetts Ave, Rte 111, Acton and a Funeral Mass at 10 AM on Monday, September 25, 2023 at St. Isidore's Church, 429 Great Road, Stow, MA (Rte 117), Burial at Brookside Cemetery, 36 Gleasondale Rd, Stow, MA.

In lieu of flowers, donations be made in Jake's name to St. Jude"s Children's Research Hospital at