Visiting hours will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, July 16, at the Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home at 455 Washington St. in Canton, Mass. A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Gerard Majella Church in Canton, followed by interment at Canton Corner Cemetery. The full obituary for Hynes can be found on the Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home website.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in John’s memory to “Our Neighbor’s in Need” c/o St. Gerard Majella Church, 1860 Washington St., Canton, MA 02021.
IS&T and the MIT News Office are working with John’s colleagues to provide a more detailed account of his career at MIT. This information will be shared with the community as it becomes available.