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“I am so sorry to hear of Adrian's passing. He was a neighbor and a friend of mine when I lived in Marlborough on Upland Rd. He was so kind and...Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: Linda (Blais) Burnett - Killingly, CT

“So sorry for your loss. I worked with Adrian for many years, and enjoyed his many stories!Sheri Auclaire ”
2 of 22 | Posted by: - friend

“"Crusin the Main" Adrian, Rest in PeaceLarry Bee ”
3 of 22 | Posted by: Larry Bastien - FRAMINGHAM, MA

“A SMILING FACE EVERY DAY AT MARLBOROUGH HIGH. REST IN PEACE, ADRIAN. ”
4 of 22 | Posted by: BARBARA MCDANIEL WILSON - MA

“Adrian, I will miss talking to you. You was always so thoughtful and a great phone friend to my husband Leo. We had great times visiting with you in...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: Sue Fortini - Winchester, NH

“I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to all of you. May God bless you and keep you all. ”
6 of 22 | Posted by: Grace Sheldon Lyons - Charlotte, NC

“What a fun guy. Adrian was the added pleasure to our class of '73. What a tribute to always bring a smile to peoples faces when they hear your name....Read More »
7 of 22 | Posted by: Marcia Goggin - Bokeelia, FL

“Always a kind word and a helping hand! Rest in Peace Adrian!Bob Landry ”
8 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“So glad I got to see you a few months ago. You were a special guy, a friend to all. I'll miss you. ”
9 of 22 | Posted by: Suzanne Perdue - Marlboro, MA


10 of 22 | Posted by: Michael Sullivan - Darby, MT

“My friend it will be so sad to not share our birthday together. November 5th was our day. It was always fun to see who would be the first one to call...Read More »
11 of 22 | Posted by: Pat and Tom Blanchette - MA

“So many fun memories! You were a special person Adrian! God now has another angel to help watch over us. Rest in piece my dear friend. You will be...Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: Roberta, aka BUBSA Avard Simpson - SK

“Miss you buddy, hope you're in a better place. You were a great friend who would do anything for anybody. Love, Julie, Paul, Heather, Jillian,...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: The Bates Family - Marlborough, MA

“RIP...you're with God now... no more suffering. ”
14 of 22 | Posted by: Ron/Lee Ann Devoe - Marlborough, MA

“RIP, Adrian. We'll miss you around the neighborhood. Always a smile and a friendly word whenever we crossed paths. ”
15 of 22 | Posted by: Gerry Curley - marlborough, MA

“R.I.P. Adrian...Marlboro High Class of 1973 you were a good classmate..the MH cheerleaders could always count on you to cheer them on at their...Read More »
16 of 22 | Posted by: Paul St george - Worcester, MA

“RIP Adrian you were a great man you will be missed ”
17 of 22 | Posted by: Tina Grasso - Marlboro, MA

“Rest In Peace, brother. ”
18 of 22 | Posted by: Michael Sullivan - Darby, MT

“RestWell,Uncle, Shirley's daughter. ”
19 of 22 | Posted by: Pamela Smith - Athol, MA - Family

“I'm so very sorry of learning Adrian has passed!! He was a life long friend of my family!! God bless Adrian and his family!!We loved him!! ”
20 of 22 | Posted by: Marilyn Temple Mahoney - Marlboro, MA

“RIP Adrian ”
21 of 22 | Posted by: Karen McNeil - Newport, NH

“I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to all of you. May God bless you and keep you. ”
22 of 22 | Posted by: Grace Sheldon Lyons - Charlotte, NC


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Adrian J. Temple, 67 of Marlborough, MA, died Friday, October 11, 2019 at UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester, MA.
A lifelong Marlborough resident, he was the son of the late Adrian and Sarah (Pontbriand) Temple and the brother of the late George Temple and Shirley (Temple) Dupont.
In 1984 Adrian worked for the Department of Public Works for the City of Marlborough as a heavy equipment operator. After two years he acquired a fulltime position as a Marlborough firefighter. In 2011 he retired after 25 years of public service. He also worked for many years at the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy in Stow, MA
Much of his off duty time was spent traveling throughout the United States. He enjoyed visiting friends in Colorado and Florida. He found pleasure in staying with friends, enjoying a Captain and Coke, and attending the Spring and Fall car shows in Carlisle, PA. He also liked camping and was a gifted wood carver.
As a teen he enjoyed "cruising the main" and was proud to give his friends a ride in his mustang!
He is survived by his cousins, nieces, nephews and many good friends.
Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 from 5-7 pm followed by a service at 7:00 pm at the Slattery Funeral Home, Inc., 40 Pleasant St., Marlborough, MA.
Burial will be held on Thursday, October 24 at 10:00 am at Maplewood Cemetery, Pleasant St., Marlborough, MA.