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“Mark, we are so sorry for your loss. Our hearts go out to you in this time of need. ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Nancy & Charlie Robinson - Lynn, MA

“Mark I'm so sorry for your loss, you both were such a great couple. I thinking of you. ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Susan Tatarouns-Ward - Everett, MA

“We can not express how sorry we are to hear of Terry's passing. He was such a nice guy, always ready with a joke and a laugh. I can still see him as...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Sue Grubbs - Waltham, MA

“I remember working with Terence in Malden Dispatch. He was always so friendly and polite. He never passed by you without saying a friendly hi or...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Kim Jones - Malden, MA - Coworker

“Mark, Keeping you in our Thoughts and Prayers. XO ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Carmen &Trish DeFlumeri - Everett, MA

“I had so much fun in the past working with Terrence remember working at the front counter at the service center and how he always made my laugh my...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Denise Bottari doherty doherty - MA

“Mark,My deepest condolences, may your heart keep you warm with your memories.Debox ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Deberah Eden - Everett, MA

“My condolences to Terry's family and friends. I had the pleasure of working with Terry at Comcast before we changed departments. He was so kind and...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Joi Turman - Lynn, MA - Coworker

“I was so saddened by the passing of Terry I lived next door to him growing up till I moved. We had so much fun as kids I was always over here house....Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Marianne (Dicks) Bourgeois - MA

“So sorry for your lossOur Deepest Condolences ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Amit and Charita Mathur - MA

“Terry, my beloved brother, I'll miss your quick Irish wit, sarcasm and kindness. Growing up in the 80's, having penny fights and driving mom dad...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Paul OConnor - Woburn, MA

“RIP Terry. Mark, Jimmy, Paul sorry for your loss. ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Paul Murphy - Arlington, MA

“Terry, i cant believe that you are gone so young. i am going to miss you. I still remember all the good times we had spent together. i got my licence...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: deborah rolfe - Lancaster, MA

“Our deppest sympthey to all the family from all the Doyle family in Ireland / Dublin Rip Terence ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Doyle - Dublin - Family


Everett - Mr. Terence F. O'Connor died unexpectedly at home on Monday, March 4, 2019. He was 51.

Terence was born on June 28, 1967 in Boston a son of the late Irish immigrants Michael and Brigid (McBrien) O'Connor. Raised in Waltham he was a graduate of Waltham High School and then earned his Bachelor's degree from Framingham State University. After twenty years together Terry and Everett native Mark S. Fraga were married on December 26, 2017 and have resided in Everett for over twenty-three years.

He was working in support services for Comcast in their Malden offices.

Terry loved his animals and in recent years had begun learning to play the piano. They enjoyed their time in the lakes region of Meredith, New Hampshire. He was a member and past-president of the Waltham Kiwanis Club and member of the Waltham Community Access Corporation.

In addition to his husband, Mark he leaves his brothers, James M. O'Connor of Waltham and Paul V. O'Connor (Sarah) of Woburn and the late Kevin J. O'Connor (late Jeannine) and the late John O'Connor; his brother in-law James L. Fraga of Everett, sisters-in-law, Kathy McCarthy (James) of Danvers and Darlene DiOrio (Richard) of West Peabody; also survived by nieces & nephews, great-nieces & great-nephews.

Family and friends will honor and remember Terry's life by gathering for calling hours in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham on Thursday, March 7th from 4 to 8 p.m. and again on Friday when his funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

Memorials in his name may be made to American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), 424 E. 92nd St, New York, NY 10128-6804

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