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John B. Timms

August 7, 1934 ~ January 9, 2018 (age 83)
Feeding Hills John B. Timms, 83, devoted husband of 61 years to Judith (Hayden) Timms, passed away on January 9, 2018; surrounded by his loving family.
John was born in Rahway, New Jersey on August 7, 1934, the son of the late John H. and Edith (Brannon) Timms.

John was a veteran of the U. S. Navy having honorably served during the Korean Conflict.

He retired after 39 years as a Supervisor, for Walbaums’s Foodmart, located in Massachusetts and Connecticut.

John was a resident of the Agawam area for 60 years and was a member of Agawam Congregational Church. He also belonged to the Agawam Revolver Club and the former Springfield Revolver Club. John was a Deputy Sherriff for Hampden County. He also enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, camping and pulling his trailer.

Besides his wife he leaves a son, Eric Timms and his wife Cathleen; a daughter Brenda Timms , all of Agawam; 3 grandchildren, Taylor Misiorski, Eliza Timms and Ethan Timms all of Agawam. John was predeceased by two sisters, June Davis and Diane Simpson.

A funeral home ceremony will be held at 10:00AM on Friday (January 12, 2018) in the Colonial Forastiere Family Funeral Home, 985 Main St. , Agawam with rites of committal and military honor in Massachusetts Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery 1390 Main St. Agawam.

Calling hours in the funeral home are from 4 to 7 PM on Thursday (January 11, 2018).

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Agawam Congregational Church, 745 Main St., Agawam, MA 01001. www.forastiere.com

 Service Information

Visitation
Thursday
January 11, 2018

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Colonial Forastiere Funeral Home
985 Main Street
Agawam, MA 01001

Service
Friday
January 12, 2018

10:00 AM to TBD
Colonial Forastiere Funeral Home
985 Main Street
Agawam, MA 01001

Cemetery

Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery
1390 Main Street
Agawam, MA 01001


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