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“We will always hold Vinnie close in our hearts. ”
1 of 25 | Posted by: Alan and Diane Dailey - NY

“Judy and SusanJust learned of Vinny's passing. May your memories give you comfort.My Condolences to you.Mary Baker ”
2 of 25 | Posted by: Mary Baker - Waltham, MA - Friend

“Judy you are in my thoughts. ”
3 of 25 | Posted by: Dotty Amrose

“Dear Judy and Family, We are so sorry for your loss. We send you our deepest sympathy. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May Vinny rest in peace...Read More »
4 of 25 | Posted by: Madeline O'Connor O'Connor - MA

“We grew up in the Waltham Highlands together. Vinny was a wonderful person and will be missed by all.So very sorry to the Corcoran family.Jeanette...Read More »
5 of 25 | Posted by: Jeanette DeGuglielmo (Abbondanzio) - MA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the Corcoran Family. May the embrace of God be upon you all diring this difficult time. ”
6 of 25 | Posted by: Julie Lefler - Houston, TX

“My condolences to entire family, Vinny was one of a kind, no filter but you wouldn't expect anything short other than his thoughts and opinion....Read More »
7 of 25 | Posted by: Tim Kelly - Marlborough, MA

“There are no words to express just how much Vinny will be missed by so many. Rest In Peace Vinny. ”
8 of 25 | Posted by: Tina Calnan - Groton, MA

“Haven't seen him in a long time but was friends growing up with his kids. I always loved the family and my thoughts are with them! ”
9 of 25 | Posted by: Robert Spencer - Waltham, MA

“JudyWe are so sorry to hear of Vincent's passing. He was probably one of the funniest guys around.. Thoughts and prayers to you and your family...Read More »
10 of 25 | Posted by: Bonnie Cormier - Waltham, MA

“So I am sorry to hear about Mr Corcoran's passing. I have so many memories of the time I spent on Irving Street at the Corcoran's. I always felt like...Read More »
11 of 25 | Posted by: Mary Jo Cacciatore Nash - Waltham, MA

“I am so sorry for your loss. Vinne was such a great guy. I was glad to be able to see him back in May. Thinking about you all during this time. ...Read More »
12 of 25 | Posted by: Deanna Moody - springfield, VA

“Condolences to the family ”
13 of 25 | Posted by: Jerry Kaufman - Waltham, MA

“Judy, I am so sorry to learn about Vinny. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Kathi ”
14 of 25 | Posted by: Kathi Disch - Franklin, TN

“So sorry about Vinny.May he Rest In Peace .All your family will miss you.Jimandlinda Days ”
15 of 25 | Posted by: Linda Days - Waltham, MA - Family

“Your loss is devastating to everyone. I will miss you calling me Squeaky when I come over, watching Law and Order SVU, you making fun of my hair and...Read More »
16 of 25 | Posted by: Squeaky Hogan - Waltham, MA

“Sincere condolences to Judy and the Corcoran family. May Vincent Rest In Peace.Marian Carpentino ”
17 of 25 | Posted by: Marian Carpentino - Waltham, MA

“Judy and family,I was so sorry to hear of Vinnie's passing, he was a wonderful person.Thoughts and PrayersPam ”
18 of 25 | Posted by: Pam Feeley - Waltham, MA - Friend

“I am sincerely sorry to see that Vinny has passed. When I worked at Waltham Crossings he would visit one of our residents faithfully and would always...Read More »
19 of 25 | Posted by: Clare Connolly Welch - Waltham, MA

“Judy, my heart breaks for you and the family. Vinny was great to work with all the years I was fortunate enough to have him as my Sergeant. We had...Read More »
20 of 25 | Posted by: Veronica Murphy - Stow, MA

“Sincere sympathy to Judy and all the family. Vinny will be missed but definitely not forgotten. May he Rest In Peace. ”
21 of 25 | Posted by: Ruth Gately - So yarmouth, MA

“Our hearts and prayers go out to all of uncle vinny's family. He will be dearly missed and never forgotten.Ihave many fond memories throughout the...Read More »
22 of 25 | Posted by: jay corcoran - Sudbury, MA

“Sending heartfelt sympathy and so many prayers to Judy and her beloved family and friends. God Bless you all/ ”
23 of 25 | Posted by: Barbara Labadie - Canadian Lakes, MI

“Dad, Thank you for everything you did for me. I know my life today would not be possible without your contribution. My family and I miss you dearly....Read More »
24 of 25 | Posted by: Chris Corcoran - Cyress, TX - Son

“Judywe were shocked to hear of Vinny's passing. Please know we are thinking of you and the family at this most difficult time. ”
25 of 25 | Posted by: Darlene/Michael Joyal - Rutland, MA

Waltham – Mr. Vincent P. Corcoran, of Waltham, died Sunday, February 20, 2022 in Massachusetts General Hospital with his beloved family by his side. He was 79 years old.

Vincent was born in Waltham on March 14, 1942 to the late Mary J. (Minehan) and Henry F. Corcoran, Sr. A graduate of Waltham High School, he became a police officer for the Town of Weston, retiring at the rank of sergeant with more than forty years of service.

Always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need, Vinny will forever be remembered for his affable personality, kind heart, and genuine smile. He loved trips to Aruba and to Hampton Beach and spending time at home working in the yard or tinkering in the garage.

He leaves his wife of twenty-six years, Judith L. "Judy" (DeRamio) Corcoran; his children, Deborah Wood (Tom) of North Andover, Michael Corcoran of Marshfield, Todd Corcoran of Cypress, Texas, Shawn Corcoran of Waltham, and Christopher Corcoran (Cecilia) of Cypress, Texas; his step-children, Kerry DeStefano (Michael) of Waltham, and Jason Lambert (Kristen) of Charlestown; his grandchildren, Ryan, Sevannah, Edna, and Willie Corcoran, Dante and Gabriella DeStefano, and Teddy Lambert; his brothers and sister, Henry F. Corcoran (Marie), William J. Corcoran (Janice), all of Falmouth, and Susan E. Romeo of Amesbury; his brother and sister-in-law, Bernard diBenedetto and Dianne Cedrone (Domenic) and many nieces, nephews, and their families.

He was also the brother of the late Gerald Corcoran and Marilyn A. diBenedetto.

Family and friends will honor and remember Vincent's life by gathering for calling hours on Monday, February 28th from 4 to 7 p.m. in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham and again at 9 a.m. Tuesday morning before leaving in procession to Our Lady Comforter of the Afflicted Church, 880 Trapelo Road, Waltham, where his Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial will be private.

A live broadcast of the Mass will begin at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 1st at