1937 - 2018
J. Halloran, a veteran of the Korean Conflict, passed away on
Wed, Dec 12th, after a lengthy illness. Peter was
born in Swampscott in 1937, the son of Thomas and Katherine
Halloran. He was raised in Woburn, and graduated from Woburn
High School with the Class of 1955. In 1960, Peter joined the US
Army, and served honorably during the Korean Conflict. He then
returned to the Woburn area. He took employment with Western
Union in Boston, working in the warehouse maintaining the
electronic equipment there. When he wasn’t working, Peter
enjoyed playing the lottery and going to Suffolk Downs, he was
also and avid golfer and enjoyed playing with his brother
Paul. Peter was a member of the Woburn VFW Post 543, the
Woburn Lodge of Elks #908, and the Woburn Moose Lodge #1214.
survived by his sister, Mary Lou Danehy of FL, his brothers,
Thomas Halloran of FL and Philip Halloran of Malden, as well as
many nieces and nephews.
to his parents, Peter was preceded in death by his brother Paul
Halloran, and his sister Patricia Brown, and his sister in law,
Services will be held from the Weir- MacCuish Golden Rule
Funeral Home, 144 Salem St, Malden on Wednesday, December 19th,
at 9:00 AM Followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Josephs
Church, Malden, at 10:00 AM. Interment will take place in
Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn, at a later date.
will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, December 18th,
from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM.
in Peter’s memory may be made to the Chelsea Soldiers Home, 91
Crest Ave, Chelsea, MA 02150.