In Taunton, Dr. Hugh C. Boyle Jr., age 88, passed away peacefully on September 29, 2021 in Marian Manor Nursing Home. Hugh was the loving husband of Claire M. (Reilly) Boyle of Taunton. He was born in Pittsburgh, PA, the son of the late Hugh C Boyle Sr. & Ann (McDonough) Boyle.
Dr. Boyle graduated from Notre Dame University and later with his doctorate degree in psychology from Boston University. He was a self employed psychologist. Hugh was a communicant of Holy Family Church in East Taunton. He taught CCD classes and was a Eucharistic minister for the parish and was a former recipient of the Marian Medal. He was former member of the Association for Christian Therapists; he enjoyed fishing, spending time at the ocean and beach, and spending time with his family.
In addition to his wife Claire, Hugh leaves his children; Kevin Boyle and his loving companion Amber Courtney of Minneapolis, MN, Daniel Boyle and wife Lori of Jamestown, NC, Robert Boyle of Taunton and Bethany Boyle of Taunton, his siblings; Timothy Boyle of Pittsburgh, PA, Michael Boyle of Pittsburgh, PA, Arthur Boyle of Indianapolis, IN and Mary Ann Boyle of Waltham, MA, and his beloved grandchildren; Alexis, Kylie and Erica.
Funeral from the O’Keefe-Wade Funeral Home, 70 Washington St., Taunton, MA 02780 on Monday, October 4th at 9:30am. Followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in Holy Family Church in East Taunton at 11am. Relatives and friends are invited to visiting hours on Sunday from 2-4pm. Burial will be at St. Francis Cemetery in Taunton. Please adhere to covid-19 mask guidelines during the wake and funeral mass. Donations in Hugh’s memory may be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Society, 141 Washington St., Taunton, MA 02780