Kevin J. Hegarty

  • Born: June 9, 1936
  • Died: October 1, 2017
  • Location: Easton, Massachusetts

Farley Funeral Home

358 Park Street
Stoughton, MA 02072

Tel. (781) 344-2676

Tribute & Message From The Family

Message From The Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Kevin by adding your memories and photos.

Kevin J. Hegarty, 81, a longtime resident of North Easton, died peacefully at Blue Hills Health and Rehabilitation Center in Stoughton on Sunday, October 1, 2017. He was the husband of Lucille K. "Dolly" (Costa) Hegarty for 56 years. Son of the late James and Winifred (Keegan) Hegarty, he was born in Boston, raised in Dorchester and educated in Boston schools. Kevin was a Corporal in the U.S. Army and a Veteran of the Vietnam Era. He resided in North Easton since 1973. Kevin was a heavy equipment engineer with the International Union of Engineers, Local 4 in Boston for over 20 years before retiring at age 65. He enjoyed working in his yard but his greatest joy was spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Kevin was the father of Kevin V. Hegarty of Newport, RI, Dyana P. Melo and her husband Frank of Easton and the late Nicole Hegarty Woodward. He was the grandfather of Logan Woodward, Dylan Woodward, Isabella Melo, Gianna Melo and Jenelle Melo. He was the brother of the Joan O'Hagan and Patricia Hegarty both of San Francisco, CA, James Hegarty of Sandwich and the late Maureen Eckett.

Funeral will be held from the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park St., (Rt. 27) Stoughton on Thursday, October 5 at 9:30 AM followed by a Funeral Mass at Immaculate Conception Church, Easton at 10:30 AM. Visiting Hours Wednesday from 4-7 PM. Interment will take place at Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Easton.


Condolence & Memory Journal


Dear Dolly,
I am so sorry, Kevin had the best wife in the world. I know how much you loved each over. Ray and I send all our love and prayers to you and your family...

I love you,

Posted by Joanne Carpinella - Saugus, MA - Friend   October 04, 2017

Dear Dolly,Kevin and Diana , you have your memories that will help during this difficult time. He was a quiet , loving man . RIP Kevin

Posted by Mary Jo Feresten - Lancaster, PA - Friend   October 03, 2017


Dolly and Family we are so very sorry for your loss. Kevin was one of the nicest guys around. He loved being home with his Grandkids and enjoyed his yard and pool. My prayers are with you and the family.

Posted by Carol & Bob Uniacke - Naples, FL - Family Friend   October 03, 2017


Dolly my love to you.

Posted by Ruth Kilduff - Boston, MA - Friend   October 02, 2017

So sorry to hear this news. Many fond memories of Kevin and you Dolly while growing up and at the cottage. A great guy always quick with a laugh. I'm sorry for your loss..condolences to you, Kevin and Dyanna.

Posted by Brian & Donna Lamb - Hanover, MA - Friend   October 02, 2017

Dolly, Kevin& Dyana. I'm so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love & miss you xoxo Christine

Posted by Christine Connolly-Gallagher - Sandwich, MA - Family Friend   October 02, 2017

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