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“Dear Ms. Marie Sears, So sorry to hear the loss of your loving son.Marie with heart felt...Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: Dona Marrazzo - Hudson, MA

“I was at Newton North with Jack. Im sorry to hear of his passing. May he Rest In Peace. And my thoughts and prayers are for his loved ones that are...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: Laura Morrissey Toli - Newton, MA

“Deepest condolences to the Sears family and all those close to Jack. You're all in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. ”
3 of 21 | Posted by: Chris Hudak - Pittsford, VT

“To the entire Sears family.I am sorry for the loss of Jack. We were good friends in the 90's. Driving our mustangs hangong out at all the beaches....Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Sonny Iannacone - Onset, MA

“Pat so sorry to hear about young Jack I remember the days of him growing up and playing with all of the neighbor kids Condolences to the rest of...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Donna Kiliulis - Waltham, MA

“Dear Doug & family, My prayers are with you at this sad time. May the Lord fill you with some measure of peace in spite of this profound loss & pain...Read More »
6 of 21 | Posted by: Viola Jefferson - Shrewsbury, MA

“We at Newton Roofing Residential would like to express our sincere condolences to you and your family.Our hearts go out to you in your time of...Read More »
7 of 21 | Posted by: Toni Bryan Newton Roofing Residential - MA

“I remember playing with Jack & Marie when I lived on Falmouth Road (West Newton) during the 70s & 80s. I watched the beautiful tribute video &...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Dorina Leger - Manchester, NH

“With heartfelt Sympathy for the Sears FamilyDavid & Lita Green ”
9 of 21 | Posted by: Lita & David Green - Grande Digue

“Thinking of all of you and wishing you hope in the midst of your sorrow and comfort in the midst of your pain. May perpetual light shine upon Jack...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Mark Flanagan - Bradenton, FL

“To the Sears and McDonald family I am soooo sorry for your loss Jack was such a nice guy. You will be in my prayers ”
11 of 21 | Posted by: Paul LeBlanc - Greenwood, SC

“M y deepest sympathies to everybody R.I.P. JACK ”
12 of 21 | Posted by: Ginette Sears - CA - Family

“I have never met anyone with a bigger heart. Thank you for everything! Rest well and in peace my dear friend and brother. ”
13 of 21 | Posted by: Joakim Stafwerfeldt - Stockholm

“It's been many years since I have seen any of you Sears family and Flanagan family but you are all part of me and my family. My heart goes out to...Read More »
14 of 21 | Posted by: Maryellen Flanagan Janney - FL

“I'm sorry for your loss. Jack always knew how to make you laugh. ”
15 of 21 | Posted by: Linda Corish - Hardeeville, SC

“Our condolences to the entire family. Our taughts and prayers are with you. ”
16 of 21 | Posted by: Verna Goguen - Moncton - Friend

“Gone way to soon...Jack you will be missed, you always could light up a room. Our many vacations together will never be forgotten. Love your Canadian...Read More »
17 of 21 | Posted by: Shianne Herrington - Friend

“Jack - My memories with you from school, to roommate, and through adulthood I will never forget how much you made me laugh. I'll never forget the...Read More »
18 of 21 | Posted by: Curt Douglas - Wrentham, MA

“Marie, We are so very sorry about your brother's passing. Our thoughts nd prayers re with you and your family. Our love, The Crofton's ”
19 of 21 | Posted by: Beth MacLaren - Sudbury, MA

“Jack and Patricia. My heart hurts for your pain. My condolences ”
20 of 21 | Posted by: Charles LeBlanc - Blackstone, MA

“My heartfelt condolences to all... ”
21 of 21 | Posted by: Carolyn Bevers - Bakersfield, CA


Waltham – Mr. Jack D. Sears, Jr., of Waltham, died Thursday, May 3, 2018 at his home. He was 46.

Jack was born in Newton on November 2, 1971, a son of Jack D. Sears and Patricia E. (Flanagan) Sears, and was a graduate of Newton North High School. Jack lived most of his life in Waltham and moved back to the city after having been a South Boston resident for ten years.

A man of many talents and interests Jack was a self-employed contractor and was an expert in copper roof installations. Familiar with all the trades he trained as a carpenter and became a master craftsman. In his youth Jack was a model for the Ford Modeling Agency.

His passion however was for the sea. Jack loved to sail and once navigated a trip into the Caribbean Sea and back. He was an avid fisherman and hunter and always had a special affection for his dogs who were constant companions over the years.

In addition to his parents he leaves his sisters and brothers, Lisa Sears of Wesley Chapel, Florida, Paul Sears and his wife, Silvana, of Sharon, Douglas Sears and his wife, Gisele, of Natick, Kelley McDonald and her husband, Jeffrey, of Waltham and Marie Giunta and her husband, Christopher, of Sudbury, his longtime love and best friend, Caren Stone, of Boston and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Family and friends will honor and remember Jack's life by gathering for calling hours in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham on Tuesday, May 8th from 5 to 8 p.m. and again at 9 a.m. on Wednesday morning before leaving in procession to The Blessed Sacrament Chapel of Saint Charles Borromeo Church, 51 Hall Street, Waltham where his Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial will be in Mount Feake Cemetery, Waltham.