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John Michael Shalhoub

May 1, 1933 ~ April 4, 2017 (age 83)

John Michael Shalhoub of West Roxbury, formerly of Norwood passed away on April 4, 2017.  He was 83 years old.

Born in 1933 in Boston to Michael John and Helen (Rihbany) Shalhoub, John worked for many years as an Electrical Engineer.

He was the beloved husband of the late Jacquelyn (Solomon).  Devoted father of Jacquelyn Marie Sallale and her husband Wayne of Attleboro, Michael John Shalhoub and his wife Natalia of Dedham.  Dear grandfather “Woo-Woo” of Eric and Jordan.  Loving brother of Phyllis Wallace and her husband Peter, Roger Shalhoub and his late wife Mary "Dwyn".  He is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. 

Hundreds of family and friends filled St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church in West Roxbury for John's Funeral Service on April 8, 2017 then formed a solemn line of cars, nearly a mile long, for the procession to Highland Cemetery in Norwood.

At the request of John's family,  please make contributions in his memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital ATTN:  Linda R. Hajar Family Resource Center 501 St. Jude Pl. Memphis, TN 38105 (  


Charitable donations may be made to:

Linda R. Hajar Family Resource Center at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis TN 38105

 Service Information

April 7, 2017

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Kfoury Keefe Funeral Home
West Roxbury, MA

Funeral Service
April 8, 2017

12:30 PM
St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church
West Roxbury, MA

Interment following funeral service
April 8, 2017

Highland Cemetery
Norwood, MA

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