Kevin T. Fogarty, 59

Kevin T. Fogarty, 59

LYNN — Kevin Thomas Fogarty, 59, of Lynn, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at home. Kevin was the devoted husband of Ann (Cashman) Fogarty, with whom he shared 33 years of marriage.

Born in Lynn, Kevin was the beloved son of Thomas E. Fogarty of Lynn and the late Ave A. (Myers) Fogarty, and the son-in-law of the late George and Marian Cashman.

Kevin was the dear brother of Keith Fogarty and his wife, Bea of Norwood, Brian Fogarty and his wife, Phyllis of Georgetown, Terance Fogarty and his wife, Sharon of Lynn, Reneé McLaughlin and her husband, Michael of Georgetown and Christopher Fogarty and his wife, Heather of Peabody; the brother-in-law of Dale Curran of Palm Coast, Fla., and Dennis Cashman and his wife, Barbie of Peabody; the adored  uncle of Ellen Wall and her husband, Tom, John, Jason, Erin, Meghan, Dylan, Brendan, Nicole, Sarah and Thomas Fogarty, and Daniel and Emily McLaughlin, Kristen Dillon, the late Allison Curran, and Christopher, Matthew and Michael Cashman. He is also survived by several cousins.

Kevin graduated from Austin Preparatory School, Reading with the Class of 1978.

He was a boiler man for the City of Lynn School Department for more than 28 years until his retirement in 2014. Kevin was an avid and skilled pool player. He loved to be in the woods and surrounded by nature instead of being in the city. He loved traveling to the family’s cottage in Bridgton, Maine, which was one of his favorite spots to relax. On a warm summer night you might find him by a roaring fire down at the lake. Most of all, he loved spending as much time as he could with his beloved family and friends.

Service information: Visiting hours will be held at CUFFE-MCGINN Funeral Home, 157 Maple St., Lynn, on Monday, March 24 from 6-8 p.m. His funeral will be held on Tuesday, March 25, the details to be announced. Burial will follow in Saint Mary’s Cemetery, Lynn. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to the American Cancer Society, 3 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701 or via or to the American Heart Association, 300 5th Ave., Suite 6, Waltham, MA 02451 or via To share a memory or leave online condolences, please visit


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