Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home, Canton, MA 02021
Gerald H. Powers

Gerald H. “Jerry” Powers, age 78, of Canton passed away April 27th at home. Born in Boston, he was raised in Dorchester and attended Boston Latin High School and Newman Prep. He went on to graduate from Boston College Class of 1964 and earned his MBA from Northeastern University. He worked as a Securities Broker for Cantella & Co. Inc. in Boston and later for Delta Equity Securities Corp in Bolton before retiring in 2008. He was a member of the American Legion Post #24 in Canton and the Boston Securities Traders Assn.
Beloved husband of Arlene M. (Hennessey). Father of Gerald Powers and his wife Kathleen of Walpole, Timothy Powers and his wife Anastasia of Marshfield and Patricia Powers of Walpole. Grandfather of Ariel, Sasha, Tyler, and Crosby Powers. Brother of the late Thomas Powers Jr. and Louise Owen. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Visiting hours at the Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home 455 Washington St. Canton Sunday from 3:00 to 6:00 pm. Funeral Mass at St. Oscar Romero Parish, Canton Monday morning at 10:00. Burial St. Mary’s Cemetery, Canton. Veteran United States Army. Donations may be made in his memory to the Canton Veteran’s Service Department 801 Washington St. Canton, MA 02021.
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Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home
455 Washington St.
Canton, MA USA 02021