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Jim was more than a friend to me,he was like having another brother.I will never forget things we did together Cal Ripkin Night,Ted William's night at Fenway,Beanpot Hockey and Nancy and his Super Bowl Party to name a few. He was also the ultimate prankster. As they said in the movie Stand By Me,"friends come and friends go" but for me Jim will never leave he will always be in my heart.RIP my brother until we meet again.

Posted by: Richard Ford - Melrose, MA - Friend   Feb 03, 2020

Not sure what was more fun, being on the freshman football together or talking politics A very interesting person guy to talk to.

Posted by: John Tinnemeyer - Chicopee, MA - Friend   Feb 03, 2020

So sorry for your loss

Posted by: Kathleen Hennessy Amirault - Winter Haven, FL - Friend   Feb 02, 2020

My deepest condolences to Jim and Nancy's family. I have so many good memories of the good times with Jim and especially all the Kerry political campaigns and laughs we had. I've met a lot of people in politics and Jim had one of the biggest hearts of them all.

Posted by: Fred Koed - Cohasset, MA - Friend   Feb 02, 2020