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Attorney Edward T. Bigham, Jr.

Attorney Edward T. Bigham, Jr.
  • February 23, 1924 - December 3, 2016
  • Weston, Massachusetts

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“Mrs. Bigham and family.. So sorry to hear of Mr. B's passing. He was a terrific boss, always explained everything and understanding. I learned a...Read More »
1 of 25 | Posted by: Nancy Roney - Salem, MA

“Dear Mrs. Bigham and family: Very sorry to hear of Mr. Bigham's passing. I truly feel blessed to have known him. Over the years, we had meaningful...Read More »
2 of 25 | Posted by: Jeanne Cosmos - Watertown, MA

“A LEGACY FROGMAN IS PIPED ASHORE,HOOYA TO THOSE WHO LEAD THE WAY !!!SIR, YOU ARE RELIEVED OF THE WATCHWE HAVE THE WATCHFAIR WINDS AND FOLLOWING...Read More »
3 of 25 | Posted by: DOC BEARD - COLDWATER, MI

“To Susan and familyOur deepest sympathies to you and your family on the passing of your Dad. From all the loving memories written here for you he was...Read More »
4 of 25 | Posted by: Beverly Watson

“My condolences to the Bigham family. I was a young woman starting out on my own when I worked for Mr. Bigham. He had a profound impact on my life. ...Read More »
5 of 25 | Posted by: Joanne (chiasson) LeMay - NH

“Biff Jenney:Ed was a wonderful friend--we didn't see each other much, but it was always nice to know he was down the road just a bit. He is only a...Read More »
6 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“To the Bigham family,Attorney Ed Bigham closed my first mortgage back in 1979 . He was a kind gentlemen that was the attorney for our bank Waltham...Read More »
7 of 25 | Posted by: Patty Famosi Bertrand - Billerica, MA

“We've had a wonderful relationship with Ed and Marie since the day we moved in next door twelve years ago. They have been great friends and neighbors...Read More »
8 of 25 | Posted by: Charles Keough - Weston, MA

“My deepest sympathies to the Bigham Family, Though you probablt don't remember me, but many years a go I worked for Edward senior at the awning...Read More »
9 of 25 | Posted by: Pete Goguen - Gardner, MA

“We are so sorry for the passing of Eddie. I will miss our weekly Sunday chats at Dunkin Donuts, always asking how my family was doing and that he...Read More »
10 of 25 | Posted by: Judy & Vinnie Corcoran - Waltham, MA

“I'm so sorry to hear of Eddie's passing. We met many years ago, representing opposite sides of a case in the Probate Court, and in recent years...Read More »
11 of 25 | Posted by: Isabella Jancourtz - Weston, MA

“Sorry about his lost air Prayer is whit him and the family ”
12 of 25 | Posted by: Tony&Connie Franchi Weston mass

“So sorry to hear of Ed's passing. I have fond memories of Ed and his good friend Ed Foster walking down Main Street together every morning on their...Read More »
13 of 25 | Posted by: Gary Marchese - Waltham, MA

“I am so sadden for the passing of a dear friend. My sincere condolences to the Bigham family. Sorry I did not go to the service for I only found...Read More »
14 of 25 | Posted by: Marsha Romard - Waltham, MA

“So sorry to hear about Mr. Bigham's passing. My condolences.Carla Cataldo ”
15 of 25 | Posted by: Carla Cataldo - Medway, MA

“I'm so sorry for the loss of your father Susan. Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers at this sad time.Love,Andrea...Read More »
16 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry for your loss Susan "Miss Bigham" from our entire family. I was fortunate to cross paths with your father on occasion and he was always...Read More »
17 of 25 | Posted by: Sean Corcoran - Waltham, MA

“We will miss you forever. You had a significant impact on my life. I always thought of you as a father.. I love you Eddie, Bruce ”
18 of 25 | Posted by: Bruce MacDowell - Lincoln

“To the Bigham family,Ed was a wonderful friend and lawyer for over 50 years.. I will remember him and how many times he helped my family through the...Read More »
19 of 25 | Posted by: Harriett Lally - Waltham, MA

“Deborah, Susan and the rest of the family,You are in my thoughts and prayers as I have just read about the passing of your father. Returning from FL...Read More »
20 of 25 | Posted by: Mary Ellen Fulton - Waltham, MA

“I am truly sorry to hear of Ed's passing !! I was lucky enough to have known him for quite a few years and was even luckier to see not just his...Read More »
21 of 25 | Posted by: Clare Connolly-Welch - Waltham, MA

“To the Bigham family; Please accept my sincere condolences. I will never forget Eddie as both a mentor and friend. He made life easier for young...Read More »
22 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“Please accept my condolences. Eddie was my customer first but always a friend. I will miss him. Rest In Peace Eddie. MXPB2I hope you and Bill are...Read More »
23 of 25 | Posted by: Kerri Gabriele - Waltham, MA

“You served the community well Ed. You always were fair and kind to everyone. Lawyers should use you as a model the the profession. You will be missed...Read More »
24 of 25 | Posted by: Bob and Betty Millen - Cape Coral, FL

“To the Bigham Family Please accept my deepest sympathies. Ed had a tremendous impact on generations of lawyers, especially those from BCLS. You are...Read More »
25 of 25 | Posted by: Michael Sullivan - Cambridge, MA


Weston – Attorney Edward T. Bigham, Jr., of Weston passed away Saturday, December 3, 2016 at the age of 92.

He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Marie (Geisler) of Weston; his children, Penelope E. Comeau and her husband Phillip of Great Falls, Virginia, Deborah E. Bigham, Esq. of Waltham, Joan M. Bigham of Marlborough, Peter J. Bigham, MD and his wife, Kathleen, of Augusta, Georgia and Susan E. Bigham and her husband, Richard N. Fratto, of Weston; his grandchildren, Alisa and Jonathan Comeau, Christopher, Jennifer and Alexandria Connor, Peter, Andrew, Lauren, Lindsey and Thomas Bigham, Brian Fratto and 3 great grandchildren.

Ed was also the father of the late Edward T. Bigham, III, Esq.

After graduating as president of his Boston College Law School class, he was admitted to the Bar in 1953. Throughout his career he was dedicated to the legal profession, active in the Boston College Law School Fellows, President of the Middlesex Bar Association, delegate to the Massachusetts Bar Association, member of the Massachusetts Trial Lawyers and American Bar Association.

He served in the Navy's Underwater Demolition Teams, a predecessor to the current Navy SEALS, and was awarded a Bronze Star with Valor. Ed was an avid golfer, aviator and daily communicant.

A Funeral Mass will be offered on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 in Saint Julia's Church, 374 Boston Post Road, Weston at 11 a.m. Burial will be private.

Friends may wish to honor his memory with a donation to his son's scholarship fund, The Edward T. Bigham, III '75, J.D. '78 Scholarship Fund, Boston College Law School, Office of Advancement, Cadigan Alumni Center, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467.