James "Jimmy" MacNeil
Of Waltham, passed away peacefully on Sunday March 28, 2021 at the age of 78.
Born on May 30, 1942 In Waltham; beloved son of the late Angus and Catherine (Aucoin) MacNeil. Jim was a lifelong resident of Waltham, while most recently residing in "The Mill" on Moody Street.
A graduate of Saint Charles High School; in Jim's professional career he had been employed as a Bank Manager with Shawmut Bank and later had become a Real Estate Agent working for Coleman & Sons Realty in Waltham.
In his spare time Jim was a diehard and avid Boston sports fan, he followed all the sports teams closely. Jimmy was a storyteller who delighted family and friends alike with his knowledge of Waltham and family history. He especially enjoyed getting together with family during the holidays
In addition to his parents, Jim was predeceased by his dear sister Rosemary MacNeil.
Jim is survived by his devoted and loving sons James M. MacNeil and Scott A. MacNeil; his cherished grandchildren Felicia, Christopher, Jarron and James K MacNeil; his adoring great grandchildren:
Brian, Caydon and Zoe; his close friend Robert Bellone; and dear cousins, Sheila Kokidko, Margaret MacPhee, Charlotte Pease and John Kokidko. In addition he is survived by several great grandchildren.
For the safety of those we love and care about during this difficult time; a celebration of Jim’s life will be held at a later date.