John F. Quinn
John F. Quinn - May 8, 2012 - Ascutney, VT - Age 95
Born January 8, 1917 in Boston, MA
to John F. and Florence (Brann) Quinn
He received his schooling in Nahant and Boston, MA.
He later attended the Essex County Agricultural School in Hawthorne, MA
A veteran of the US Army serving during World War II
He enlisted in December of 1942
Served with the 459th Anti Aircraft Division
US 29th Infantry Division.
He went overseas to Europe in November of 1943 where he took part in the
Normandy Invasion at Omaha Beach.
Honorary discharge in October of 1945
Returned to Nahant, MA.
where he was employed at the General Electric Company in West Lynn, MA
for thirty eight years, until his retirement in January of 1979.
He married E. Barbara Ryall in Beverly, MA on March 19, 1954.
They moved to Ascutney, VT in July of 1979.
They had spent the winter months in Sarasota and Bradenton, FL for eight years until 1989.
Eugene was an avid model ship builder and enjoyed woodworking.
He is survived by his wife of fifty eight years, E. Barbara Quinn of Ascutney, VT.
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