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Mr. John Harold Bourque

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Please enjoy this song my daughter Holly performed at the ceremony. It's a beautiful tribute. https://soundcloud.com/michaelbourque/home-to-you


Posted by: Michael Bourque - Son   Apr 25, 2017

Today was a great ceremony of my dad's life. We celebrated his love and devotion to family, friends, and tradition. Lots of people reminded us their fond memories. It was very inspiring to feel such a strong sense of love and support all around. There were posters full with hundreds of photos. A video montage with some of my music. My sister wrote and read a beautiful eulogy about his life from birth, to the army and atomic veteran, and

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Posted by: Michael Bourque - Melrose, MA - Son   Apr 22, 2017

Michael and the Bourque family, I am so sorry for your loss. You have so many wonderful memories with him and I hope they and your family traditions keep his spirit alive in all of you.


Posted by: Beth Waterfall - Rockland, MA - friend   Apr 20, 2017

I have known John my whole life. He always had a nice thing to say to me every time I would come over. He was a wonderful man and he will be missed. My thoughts are with you all at this sad time.


Posted by: Kellee Donegan - Clearwater, FL - Family Friend   Apr 20, 2017

I remember many years ago at Grandpa Bourque's in Melrose your smile and laughter as you teased your brother Dennis ...my father. I will always remember your fun way of being when the cousins got together ...A long time ago . My thoughts and prayers are with <br />the Bourque Family


Posted by: Maureen Bourque - Nashua, NH - family   Apr 19, 2017

Dear Aunt Betty, Stephen, Nancy, Michelle, Michael, and family --

I am so sorry to learn of Uncle Harold's passing. I have so many wonderful memories of Uncle Harold while growing up -- his love of life, his story telling, and his gift of making others laugh -- will stay with me all the days of my life. May God hold you all comfortingly in the palm of His hand during this difficult time.

With sympathy and love,
Diane (Sullivan) Mahan


Posted by: Diane Sullivan Mahan - Sarasota, FL - Family   Apr 19, 2017

Nancy,Stephen, Michele and Michael, I'm so sorry for your loss. Your dad had a contagious smile that brighten my day when I had the pleasure of seeing him from time to time, whether it was at a grocery store or at a doctors office! We would strike up a conversation and talk as though we were sitting at the kitchen table having a cup of tea, forgetting where we were and he would tell me all the latest news about

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Posted by: Judie Jamieson - Somerville, MA - Family   Apr 18, 2017

Dad you are the greatest man I have ever known. I love you and will miss you forever.


Posted by: Michael Bourque - Melrose, MA - Son   Apr 18, 2017

Michelle and family -

So sorry for the loss of your father and sending your family prayers during a difficult time. Remember the wonderful parent he was and cherish the memories and moments that you were able to share.

Kathy Lawson and family


Posted by: Kathleen Lawson - Woburn, MA - Friend   Apr 18, 2017