Frederick M. Jarvis Sr. of Winthrop passed away on March 2, 2023. He was 88 years old. Fred was the beloved husband of over 40 years to the late Catherine P. “Bobbie” (Touhey) Jarvis. Born in Boston, he was the cherished son of the late Frederick M. and Mary F. (Conley) Jarvis.
Prior to his retirement, Fred worked as a Corrections Officer with the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Dept. Fred was a U.S. Army veteran serving from 1955 to 1957. Fred enjoyed biking, swimming, racquetball and traveling.
Fred was the devoted father of June M. Silvia and her husband Richard J. of Marstons Mills, Frederick M. Jarvis Jr. and his wife Natalie of Wilmington, Patricia A. Jarvis of Haverhill, Robert M. Jarvis and his wife Antonette of Haverhill, John J. Jarvis of Haverhill, Janice E. McNulty and her husband Matthew J. of Haverhill, Richard S, Jarvis and his wife Patrice of Winthrop and the late Joyce L. Webber and her late husband James M. of Revere. He was the adored grandfather of Edward J. and Patrick R. Webber, Michael F. Silvia, Jonathan F. Jarvis, Christopher J. and the late Alexander B. McNulty, Catherine N. McNulty and Nicole Lang and her husband Steve. Fred was the loving great-grandfather of Melody C. Silvia, Ainsley J. and Aiden P. Webber. Fred was the dear brother of the late Barbara Hannon of Brockton. Fred was the brother-in-law of Mary F. Touhey of Marshfield and William Comer and his late wife Margaret of Pembroke.
Visiting hours will be held in the Maurice W. Kirby Funeral Home 210 Winthrop St. Winthrop on Tuesday, March 7, from 9-11AM followed by a funeral Mass in St. John the Evangelist Church-Winthrop at 11:30AM. Relatives and friends are invited. Interment will be in Winthrop Cemetery (Belle Isle Section).