NORTH ATTLEBORO – William H. Moody, 89, of North Attleboro passed away Saturday, July 9, 2016 at the Golden Living Center in Attleboro. He was the beloved companion of Mary Regina Israel for over 34 years.
Born March 13, 1927 in Chelsea, he was a son of the late Warren and Mary (Grimrod) Moody.
Bill grew up in Chelsea and has been a resident of North Attleboro since 2008. He also lived in Revere, North Andover, Allston, Key Largo, FL and Alexandria, VA.
He was a US Navy Veteran of World War II, Atlantic Theatre and worked as a tractor trailer driver for the US Postal Service in Boston for over 30 years before retiring in 1989.
Bill was an avid traveler and travelled all over the world including places such as Asia, Europe, Carribean, Fiji, Australia, the Mediterranean, Africa, Croatia, Turkey and Brazil.
In addition to his companion, Mary, he is survived by 8 children: Kathleen Clark and husband Richard of Raymond, New Hampshire, Ann Kucharski of Haverhill, Susan Aronovitz and husband Mark of Franklin, Patricia Shone and husband Fred of Waterville, NY, Aileen Forzese and husband Jim of Atkinson, NH, William Moody and wife Kate of Princeton, Brian Moody and wife Gloria of Weymouth and Michael Moody and wife Rebekah of Newport, NH;
His sister, Margaret Yates of Billerica;
11 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren and Mary Regina’s daughter Stephanie (Serra) Nagrath and husband Arun.
He was brother of the late Warren Moody and former husband of the late Barbara (Buckley) Moody.
Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, July 12 from 4-8 p.m. in the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro. A funeral service will be held from the funeral home on Wednesday, July 13 at 10 a.m. followed by a Mass in St. Mary’s Church, 14 Park Street, North Attleboro at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Disabled American Veterans Organization at www.dav.com/donate or PO Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301.
To sign an online guestbook for Bill, please visit www.sperry-mchoul.com.