James Michael Trainor

1948 ∼ 2019

James Michael Trainor

James (Mike) Trainor, 70, passed away on September 8 from a rare cancer.

Son of Raymond and Martha (Connolly), he was born at Boston City Hospital on November 17, 1948.

Mike was a Marine who saw active combat in Vietnam from 1967 to 1968, and was the recipient of three Purple Hearts. He was a founder of the Vietnam Veterans / Cape and Islands Veterans Outreach.

He retired from Verizon, where he had worked for 30 years as a manager.

He is survived by wife, Vicki (Nikula) Trainor, his sister Barbara McCarrick and her husband Don of Florida, and his sister Joanne Chiango of East Boston. He also leaves behind his son, James Michael Jr. of the Philippines and his wife Lina and their two daughters, Maya and Margharite, and his daughter Stacey Trainor of California. He is also survived by his nieces Kati and Nancy, his nephews Mike and Steven, and their children.

Visiting hours will be on Wednesday, September 11 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Morris, O’Connor, and Blute, 58 Long Pond Drive, South Yarmouth. Burial will take place on Thursday, September 12 at Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne at 11 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Cape and Islands Veterans Center Scholarship Fund, 247 Stevens Street, Hyannis, MA 02601.

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Morris, O’Connor & Blute Funeral Home Yarmouth
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Thursday, September 12, 2019 | 11:00 AM

Massachusetts National Cemetery
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James Michael Trainor

1948 ∼ 2019

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