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James "Jim" Charles Barnovitch

11-04-1932  -  03-28-2017

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James C. Barnovitch, of Ft Lauderdale, Florida, formerly of Boston MA, on March 28th at age 84.  Son of the late William and Mary Barnovitch of Melrose, MA .  He is pre-deceased by his brother Julius and sister Nellie (Murphy) Barnovitch.  Loved  by his surviving sister Adele Dwyer, of Melrose, MA, his nephews  James  Dwyer and his wife Denise of Melrose, MA,  David Dwyer and his wife Patricia of Boynton Beach, FL, Stephen Dwyer and his wife Angela of Malden, MA, his nieces Mary Dwyer of Melrose, MA, Irene (Murphy) Schnare and her husband Chuck of West Townsend, MA and Kathleen (Murphy) Kaney of Leominster, MA, and his lifelong partner Ray Skiba of Ft. Lauderdale, FL.  Also survived by many great nieces and nephews. 

Jim worked as an Administrator for the John Hancock Life Insurance Company in Boston for over 48 years.  He served in the Korean War in the US Army.

 Jim was such a warm giving person with many attributes , most notably his love of opera, his fresh sense of humor and his love of pets, especially his cat Duke.   Contributions in Jim’s memory may be made to the Abandoned Pet Rescue Inc., 1137 NE 9th Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304.


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Regina Aries

Ray

I remember a very sweet gentleman. Very sorry to hear of your loss.

 Posted April 6, 2017 - 12:42pm
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Phil Richardson

Many wonderful memories of Jimat the Palm and the great July 4th parties in the South End. Sorry for your and our loss Ray. Love Phil and Gina

 Posted April 2, 2017 - 11:01am
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kalismcintee

We would like to send our deepest sympathies to the family. Ray and family, we are honored to have served your family during this most difficult time and will always be here if you need anything.
-Jason, Marcia, Bernie, Trenise, and entire staff of Kalis-McIntee Funeral Home

 Posted March 30, 2017 - 4:28pm

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James "Jim" Charles Barnovitch

November 4, 1932  -  March 28, 2017

James "Jim" Charles Barnovitch

November 4, 1932  -  March 28, 2017

Obituary

James C. Barnovitch, of Ft Lauderdale, Florida, formerly of Boston MA, on March 28th at age 84.  Son of the late William and Mary Barnovitch of Melrose, MA .  He is pre-deceased by his brother Julius and sister Nellie (Murphy) Barnovitch.  Loved  by his surviving sister Adele Dwyer, of Melrose, MA, his nephews  James  Dwyer and his wife Denise of Melrose, MA,  David Dwyer and his wife Patricia of Boynton Beach, FL, Stephen Dwyer and his wife Angela of Malden, MA, his nieces Mary Dwyer of Melrose, MA, Irene (Murphy) Schnare and her husband Chuck of West Townsend, MA and Kathleen (Murphy) Kaney of Leominster, MA, and his lifelong partner Ray Skiba of Ft. Lauderdale, FL.  Also survived by many great nieces and nephews. 

Jim worked as an Administrator for the John Hancock Life Insurance Company in Boston for over 48 years.  He served in the Korean War in the US Army.

 Jim was such a warm giving person with many attributes , most notably his love of opera, his fresh sense of humor and his love of pets, especially his cat Duke.   Contributions in Jim’s memory may be made to the Abandoned Pet Rescue Inc., 1137 NE 9th Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304.


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Regina Aries

Ray

I remember a very sweet gentleman. Very sorry to hear of your loss.

 Posted April 6, 2017 - 12:42pm
P
Phil Richardson

Many wonderful memories of Jimat the Palm and the great July 4th parties in the South End. Sorry for your and our loss Ray. Love Phil and Gina

 Posted April 2, 2017 - 11:01am
K
kalismcintee

We would like to send our deepest sympathies to the family. Ray and family, we are honored to have served your family during this most difficult time and will always be here if you need anything.
-Jason, Marcia, Bernie, Trenise, and entire staff of Kalis-McIntee Funeral Home

 Posted March 30, 2017 - 4:28pm

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