- July 31, 1923 - May 12, 2007
- Brockton, Massachusetts
of Jack's Passing
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“We were so sorry to hear that Jack passed away. Too many years pass too quickly. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Bob and Deb.
1 of 6 | Posted by: Bob and Deb Bloomberg
I just got your em. We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your husband. we never did get to meet Jack, but it sounds like he was a...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: paula and jason mantia
Very sorry to hear about your loss, I know how much you loved him.
Take care and I hope I will see you Sunday...you have an open invitation...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Judy
“my thoughts are with you
4 of 6 | Posted by: jen vandeweghe
Cathy And I with all of our Love are thinking of you with the passing of Uncle Jack. I sat thinking of Uncle Jack in the backyard Saturday...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Scott Baron
“Dear Judy and family...my condolences go out to all of you.
6 of 6 | Posted by: Betty Cohen
Jack "Jocko" Lazarus, 83, died Saturday, May 12, 2007 at the Caritas Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton after a period of failing health. He was the beloved husband of Judith (Baron) Lazarus. Born in Boston, he was raised in the West End and a graduate of Boston Schools. Mr. Lazarus was a WWII Veteran of the US Navy. He worked as a Coat Cutter for Cable Rainwear in Boston for many years. He also worked as a counter man at various area delis for several years. In his free time, he enjoyed sports, bowling, greyhound racing and thoroughbred racing.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Pamela Lazarus Wolf and her companion Jerry Blochner of W. Roxbury and Richard Lazarus and his wife Loretta of GA. He was the cherished grandfather of Christopher Lazarus. He was the brother of Joy Ernest of Canton and the brother in law of Vicki and Michael Murphy of NC. He was predeceased by his parents Samuel and Anna Lazarus. Jocko is also survived by his dear friends, Eliot and Rita Cohen, Paul and Terri Valenti, Richard "Chico" and Patricia Petti, Dennis and Marcia Blau, Charles Keone and his "bestest" friend Shadow. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews and many other friends and family not mentioned. A gentle soul, His charm and wit will be long remembered.
Graveside services will be held at Sharon Memorial Park, Canton St., Sharon on Monday at 1:45 PM. Following services family and friends are invited to the home of Judith Lazarus. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Old Colony Elderly Services, POB 4469, Brockton, MA 02032.