648 Main Street
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
Phone: 508-845-6226
Fax: 508-842-0061
James Brennan

James F. "Jim" Brennan

Saturday, January 13th, 1934 - Thursday, February 18th, 2021
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James F. Brennan, 87, of Auburn, passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 18, 2021 in the comfort of his home, with his loving family at his bedside.

He was the husband of Linda J. (Norton), and son of the late William F. Brennan and Catherine F. (Hurley) Brennan. Jim had three children, Lori Brennan of Auburn, Michael Brennan of Old Orchard Beach, ME, and Karen O’Keefe of Glen Rock, NJ, and three grandchildren Brian Brennan, Thomas O’Keefe, and Mollie O’Keefe. Along with his parents, he was predeceased by his siblings: William P. Brennan, Harry A. Brennan, Patricia Jennings, and Dr. Catherine Brennan.

Jim served his country proudly during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of American Legion Post #318 of Worcester; the Blue Knights – Mass II of Worcester; the Massachusetts Police Association, a life member of the Auburn Lodge of Elks #2118, and a life member of the H.O.G. Motorcyle Clubs of Stuart, FL and Leominster, MA.

He was a police officer for the Auburn Police Department and retired to Florida, where he enjoyed riding his motorcycle, playing golf, and rooting for the New England Patriots.

in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Tunnel to Towers Foundation, 2361 Hylan Boulevard, Staten Island, NY 10306 (tunnels2towers.org).

Relatives and friends are invited to join in the celebration of Jim’s funeral Mass at 11:00 AM on Monday, February 22, 2021 at North American Martyrs’ Church, 8 Wyoma Drive, Auburn, MA. The Britton-Wallace Funeral Home is honored to be assisting with arrangements.
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    Monday, February 22nd, 2021 | 11:00am
    Monday, February 22nd, 2021 11:00am
    North American Martyrs Church
    8 Wyoma Drive
    AUBURN, MA 01501
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Masks and social distancing measures will be required.
    Burial will be held privately.
    Rev. Frederick Fraini

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William Stone

Posted at 07:11am
A good man who would help anyone at any time. I worked for and with Jim for many years. An inspirational leader and dedicated Police Officer, he served Auburn well for many years. I always thought highly of this man.

Lois Rannikko, Hill

Posted at 08:09am
Jim, worked with my father, at the Auburn police. I remember him, as a very kind man. My father passed away, last year! May he rest in peace.

josephruby3@gmail.com Posted at 04:16pm

My Boss My Buddy If you were Jim’s friend you had a friend for life J F B 💙💙💙

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