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H. Edward Honkonen

October 10, 1943 ~ October 16, 2023 (age 80) 80 Years Old
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H. Honkonen Obituary


East Sandwich-Henry Edward Honkonen, 80, of East Sandwich passed away at the McCarthy Care Ctr. On Monday October 16, 2023.  Edward was the husband of Donna M. (Freyermuth) Honkonen of E. Sandwich.  He was born in Wareham the son of the late Henry E. and Saima (Silverberg) Honkonen.

Ed attended Wareham public Schools was a U.S.M.C. veteran serving aboard the U.S.S. Bexar during the Cuban Missile Crisis and a self-employed carpenter and home builder.  He was an avid reader, enjoyed boating, traveling and was a New England Sports fan. Most of all he was full of kindness and generosity. 

He is also survived by his sister Judy Gibbs of West Wareham.   He was the uncle of Christine, Sandy, Susan & Brian.  Great Uncle of Stephanie, Kayla and Hailey.  He was the brother of the late William Honkonen.

Services will be private please visit to leave a message of condolence for the family.  In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital VNA of Cape Cod-Hospice McCarthy Care Center.








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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

VNA of Cape Cod-Hospice
255 Independence Drive, Hyannis MA 02601
Tel: 1-800-631-3900

McCarthy Care Center
73 Service Rd,, East Sandwich, MA 02537
Tel: 1-800-978-0838


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