Highfields Country Club Owner Among Those Lost This Week
Here is a list of the names of those with Grafton ties who have recently died. Service information is included where applicable.
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John H. Magill, 77, of Grafton, died Thurs., July 26, at home. He was a builder, owned Highfields Golf & Country Club, owned and operated the Grafton Inn for 16 years, and most recently purchased Pleasant Valley Country Club in Sutton. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tues., July 31, at St. Philip Church, 12 West St. He will then be laid to rest at St. Philip Cemetery in Grafton. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to The Grafton Food Bank, PO Box 324, Grafton, MA 01519.
Irene M. (Vigeant) Richard, 88, of Grafton, died Thurs., July 26, at Beaumont Nursing & Rehab in Northbridge. She lived for 50 years with her husband Ernie in North Grafton before recently moving to South Grafton. A Funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Mary's Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Salmon Hospice Care, PO Box 935, Northbridge MA 01534.
Ricardo A. Duran, 60, of Grafton, died Mon., July 23, after a period of declining health. He and his wife raised their four children in Grafton. He was also a musician. A Funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Mary's Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The American Cancer Society, PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123; or online at www.Cancer.org.
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