John J. Lydon Jr., of Whitman, passed peacefully on November 30, 2023 at the age of 84. He was the son of the late John J. and Mary Lydon and brother to the late Mary Catherine Sargent. John grew up in Jamaica Plain and graduated from Christopher Columbus High School in 1957. Shortly thereafter he joined the Air Force for which he served 4 years. He worked at the New England Motor Rate Bureau (Burlington) and the United States Post Office (Boston) until his retirement. He is survived by his wife of 58 years Anna M. Lydon and children Stephen Lydon and wife Kathleen, Christine Lydon, Peter Lydon and wife Cynthia, and Dennis Lydon and wife Laluna. He was also the grandfather to 4 beautiful granddaughters Savanah, Evangeline, Aubreyrose, and Leah Rose Lydon.
Private services will be held.