The Duxbury Fire Department regrets to announce the sudden passing of active duty member Firefighter John E. Thomas. Firefighter Thomas was a 28 year career firefighter EMT with the Duxbury Fire Department.  

Funeral services for Firefighter Thomas are as follows:

The wake will be held from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on May 4 at the MacDonald Funeral Home, 1755 Ocean Street Marshfield.

DFD members out of town Chiefs and Firefighters wishing to pay their respects shall assemble for a walk-thru at 1p.m., Class A Uniforms.  Vehicle staging for the walk-thru will be the Marshfield Library adjacent to the MacDonald Funeral Home at 15 Library Plaza.

Funeral services shall be conducted May 5 at 11 a.m. at the MacDonald Funeral Home, same address as above. Space is limited.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Duxbury Firefighters “Jack Thomas Fund”, 668 Tremont Street, Duxbury MA, 02332. Funds will be donated to charities Jack was passionate about. 

Please keep Brother Thomas’ daughter Michelle in your thoughts and prayers.