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Francis "Frank" L. Shaughnessey, Jr.

July 15, 2021

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Francis "Frank" L. Shaughnessey Jr. of Neponset passed away at his home on Thursday July 15, 2021 at the age of 81. Retired Boston FireFighter of Engine 17 and the Fire Brigade. He was the beloved husband of 59 years to Janet F. ( Maloney) Shaughnessey. 

The loving father of Paul F. Shaughnessey and his wife Kathey and John P. Shaughnessey all of Dorchester. Also survived by 3 grandchildren, Kara McLaughlin, Jessica and Melisa Shaughnessey. 1 great grandchild Haley Francis McLaughlin. Brother of the late Jane Riley of Bourne.

Member of Boston FireFighters Local 718 and U.S. Army Veteran Vietnam War.

In Lieu of flowers, please make donations in Frank's memory to Boston FireFighters Burn Foundation 55 Hallet St. Dorchester, MA 02124.

Visiting hours will be on Monday July 19th 9 AM to 11 AM at St. Martin DePorres Parish, St. Ann's Church, 251 Neponset Ave., Dorchester, followed by a Funeral Mass at 11 AM. Interment will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery. Relatives and friends respectfully invited to attend. 

Arrangements by MacKinnon Funeral Homes Hanson and Whitman. To write an online condolence please visit








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July 19, 2021

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. Ann s Church (Neponset Ave, Dorchester)

Funeral Mass
July 19, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Ann s Church (Neponset Ave, Dorchester)

July 19, 2021

12:00 PM
Cedar Grove Cemetery
920 Adams St.
Dorchester, MA 02124

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