John F. Enos Jr.


John F. Enos Jr. of Stoughton passed away March 13 at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital.

Born and raised in Edgartown, he graduated from Edgartown High School. He served in the Navy Seabees during WW II. He worked as Cement Mason for Local 534 in Boston for many years and served as the Vice President of Local 534 before retiring. After his retirement from the union, he was a crossing guard for the Stoughton Public Schools and enjoyed golfing, fishing and was an avid reader.

He lived in Stoughton for the last 10 years where he was a member of the Stoughton VFW, after previously living in Canton for 38 years.

He was the beloved husband of Joan E. (McDonald). He was the father of Jack Enos and his wife, Mary, of Sandwich, Judi Connors and her husband, Danny, of Sandwich, Sharon Penza and her husband, Jim, of Canton, Roderick Enos and his wife, Lynne, of Westford, Carol Hardy and her husband, Robert, of Sandwich, Mary Slattery and her husband, Scott, of Uxbridge, Mitchell Enos and his wife, Donna, of Stoughton, and Wallie Ellis and her husband, Richard, of Sandwich. He was the brother of Richard Enos of Edgartown. He is also survived by 13 grandchildren, six great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be on Thursday from 4 to 8 pm at the Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home, 455 Washington St., in Canton. The Funeral Mass will be at Holy Trinity Parish, 246 Main St., W. Harwich, on Friday morning at 10. Burial will be at the Holy Trinity Cemetery in Harwich. Navy Veteran WW II. Donations may be made in his memory to the Martha’s Vineyard Boys & Girls Club, Inc., 44 Robinson Road, Post Office Box 654, Edgartown, Massachusetts 02539.