Joseph M. Mowry, 21
Dateline: Norton, MA
Joseph M. Mowry, age 21, a lifelong resident of Norton, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, October 21, 2018, as the result of an automobile accident.
Born in Attleboro, MA on April 7, 1997, he was a loving and devoted son of Matthew D., Sr. and Shelley A. (Fitzgerald) Mowry of Norton.
Joseph grew up and was educated in Norton. While growing up he was involved with the original Norton Pop Warner football, Norton Little League and attended St. Mary’s Church.
Most recently Joe had worked for the New England Tree Company in Stoughton and had previously been employed at Jake’s Truck Tire in Norton.
Joe loved spending time with his adoring family, socializing with friends at the Fox Club and living life to its fullest. His hobbies included fishing, dirt bike riding and snowmobiling.
In addition to his parents, he was the dear brother of Theresa H. Hill and her husband Brian of Georgia, Matthew D. Mowry, Jr. and his fiancé Caitlyn Mcmanus of Norton and the late Nicole K. Fitzgerald. He was the cherished grandson of Anthony P. Mendoza of Norton and the late Theresa A. Mendoza, Robert Fitzgerald, and Harold “Mike” and Hope Mowry. He is also survived by many loving aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
His funeral Mass, to which relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend, will be celebrated on Friday, October 26th at 10:00 A.M. in St. Mary’s Church, 1 Power St., Norton. Burial will follow at the Timothy Plain Cemetery in Norton.
Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, October 25th from 5:00-8:00 P.M. at the Norton Memorial Funeral Home, 19 Clapp St. (Off Route 140, Taunton Ave.) Norton.
In lieu of flowers, Joseph’s family would prefer that donations in his memory be made to 22 Kill, care of, Paul and Kim Jones, 365 Shagbark Road, Taunton, MA 02780.
To send his family a message of condolence, please visit www.nortonmemorial.com