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John Daniel Drummey, Jr.

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“Two Sundays ago he sang almost every song with me. I told him he had a beautiful voice and asked if he had sung in a chorus when he was younger. He...Read More »
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“Gloria & Family---I am saddened to learn of your loss-My thoughts & prayers are with you & your family ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Robert Shusta - MARLBOROUGH, MA


3 of 7 | Posted by: Robert Shusta - MARLBOROUGH, MA

“To The Drummey Family Im so sorry for the loss of your Dad I went to school with Theresa and lived in Marlborough all my life God Bless ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Lori Winchester - MA

“So blessed to have known John for 58? years. John was a most kind and generous man. He was a great neighbor & friend AND a most cherished friend to...Read More »
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6 of 7 | Posted by: Jeanne Stanford - Murray, UT

“We lived across the street and up one house on Brimsmead Street. John was a good friend and neighbor. We built model planes together, as well as...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: William Naumes - Durham, NH


John Daniel Drummey, Jr., 80, of Marlborough, died Sunday, May 19, 2019 in Northborough.
He was the son of the late John D. Drummey, Sr. and Lillian F. (McGee) Drummey and the husband of Gloria (DeAngelis) Drummey , to whom he had been married since 1959.
He was also the brother of the late Tom Drummey, Barbara Drummey and Mary Messier.
After graduating from Marlborough High School in 1957, he went on to work as a meat cutter and sausage maker. He began his career with A & P, also working at Co-Op and Romeo's before retiring from Leroux Meats in Holden, MA.
A lifelong resident of Marlborough, John was a Celtics and Red Sox fan, but his greatest joy was being "DAD" to his family and watching them participate themselves in sports. He also loved celebrating Thanksgiving with his family.
Besides his wife, he is survived by his children, Andrea Reger of Hubbardston, Deborah Hughes of Gardner, John D. Drummey III and his wife April of Marlborough, Patrick Drummey and his wife Martha of San Diego, CA, Mary Garvin and her husband Michael of N. Brookfield, Michael Drummey and his wife Ayako of Shrewsbury, Martin Drummey and his wife Deborah of Marlborough, Theresa Lawler and her husband John of Blackstone, Tim Drummey and his partner Katelyn of Marlborough and Erin Brown and her husband Randy of Shrewsbury. John is also survived by his grandchildren, James Drummey, Thomas Blasko, Jessica, Rachel, Blair and Dean Drummey, Cullen and Blake Lawler, Trinity, Mackenzie, Cade, Max, Bailey and Cambre Brown and Matt Reger.
Visiting hours will be held on Friday May, 24, 2019 from 5-7 pm at the Slattery Funeral Home, Inc., 40 Pleasant St., Marlborough, MA, 01752. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 10:00 am at St. Matthias Church, Hemenway St., Marlborough, MA 01752. Burial will be held at a later date.