Francis “Frank” A. Buffo Jr. of Westford

1929 - 2019


August 9, 2019
3pm - 7pm
Dolan Funeral Home, 106 Middlesex St. Chelmsford, MA 01863


August 10, 2019
8 AM Funeral Home/ 9 AM Church
Dolan Funeral Home

Francis “Frank” A. Buffo Jr., 89, of Westford, died Sunday July 28, 2019 at Westford House in Westford. He was married to Jerri Lou E. Buffo with whom he celebrated 67 years of marriage on June 8th. Frank was born in Syracuse, NY, the son of the late Francis A. and Josephine Buffo. He graduated from Loyola High School in Towson, MD with the class of 1947. He earned a BS in mechanical engineering from the University of Maryland in 1952. He proudly served with the U.S. Air Force in research and development during the Korean War. Frank retired in 1994 from Raytheon where he worked as a senior development engineer primarily on air traffic control systems. He was a communicant and active member of St. Catherine of Alexandria Parish in Westford. A resident of Westford for many years, Frank enjoyed playing golf with family and friends.

In addition to his beloved wife, he is survived by his sons Frank III and his wife Katty Buffo of Thetford, VT and Keith Buffo of Stoneham, MA; daughters Deborah LaBlanc of Ayer, MA and Julia Buffo of Westford, MA; seven grandchildren; three great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Gloria Schapp and Vivian Howe.

Visiting hours Friday August 9th from 3 to 7 P.M. at DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD. Funeral Mass Saturday August 10th at 9 A.M. at St. Catherine of Alexandria Parish 107 North Main St. Westford. Burial in the Fairview Cemetery, Westford. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in his name to the St. Catherine of Alexandra Mission Fund. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.


8 Condolences for Francis “Frank” A. Buffo Jr. of Westford

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    Ann Moore


    Dear Jerri and family,

    Our thoughts and Prayers are with you and your family at this sorrow time and remain. May him RIP.

    Vietnamese Charismatic of Boston.

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    Joanne Mauldin


    My condolences to the Buffo family. You are all in my thoughts and prayer!
    May our loving God grant you peace, comfort and blessings.

    With love and gratitude,

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    Gayle Benson


    My beautiful Jerri. I’m so very sorry to hear of Frank’s passing. I love you very much and will be praying for you and your family asking Jesus to hold you very close to His heart.

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    Margo O'Malley


    Jerri, I am so sorry to hear of Frank’s passing. I love you, and will be praying for all. XO Margo O’Malley

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    Stephen & Elizabeth Mastropole


    Prayerfullly asking the comfort of the Holy Spirit for all in the Buffo family

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    Anne Kasenge


    Jerri its with much love and sadness to hear the sad news of your Husband passed on. May the good Lord Receive him with open arms, and be merciful.
    to him. Praying for you and your family

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    Dan Morgan


    May God surround with His Peace
    You are in my prayers

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    Mary & Ron Whinnem


    Dear Jerri, We are very sorry to hear about your husband’s passing. Find comfort in knowing your love affair will continue, always and forever. May God bless you and yours abundantly. Frank is in good hands.
    Love in Christ, Ron & Mary

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