John W. Ferine
1947 ∼ 2020
West Barnstable – John W. Ferine died July 22, 2020 after a brief illness. Born May 31, 1947 in Yonkers, NY to Warren T. and Marian T. (Di Renzo) Ferine. He was a graduate of Lakeland High School. John proudly served in the United States Air Force as a certified Air Traffic Controller from 1966-1969. He retired after 30 years as Chief of Tool Control for Hamilton Standard (now UTAS) in Windsor Lock, CT. He served as Communicant for Our Lady of Victory Church, Centerville, MA. John was a long-standing member of the Barnstable Association for Recreational Shellfish. He served as Treasurer of the Cape Cod Beagle Club and belonged to the Big Brothers Big Sisters of America. He was an avid fisherman and “better than par” golfer and loved taking his faithful companion, Rusty of runs at the Beagle Club.
He was predeceased by his mother, Marian. He leaves behind his long-time partner Thomas Lancour of the home in West Barnstable; his father Warren of Brant, NY; sisters, Joyce Johnson (John) of New Bern, NC, Marilyn Ferine (Geoff) of Litchfield, CT and Doreen Ferine of Newark, DE; brothers, Warren Ferine of Saugerties, NY and Mark Ferine (Tina) of Hopewell Junction, NY; 8 nieces and nephews; 13 great nieces and nephews; and too many friends to count.
Calling Hours will be 4-7 pm Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at the John-Lawrence Funeral Home, 3778 Falmouth Rd., Marstons Mills, MA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:00 am Thursday at Our Lady of Victory Church, 230 South Main St., Centerville, MA. Burial will be in the Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne.