HOLLISTON - John E. Hatcher Jr., age 57, formerly of Beverly, died Thursday, March 1, 2018, at the Milford Hospital.
Born in Gloucester, he was the son of Geraldine (Stone) Hatcher of Beverly and the late John E. Hatcher Sr. He was raised in Beverly, and graduated from Beverly High School, class of 1979, where he excelled on the lacrosse team. John continued his education at Northeastern University, class of 1984, where he earned a bachelor's degree in criminal justice.
Mr. Hatcher had been employed for the past 30 years in the security industry.
An avid supporter of local sports, John also completed the Boston Marathon and numerous triathlons.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his brother, Mark Hatcher of Maine, as well as extended family.
ARRANGEMENTS: Visiting hours will be held at the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly, Friday, March 9, 2018, from 4 to 8 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Contributions may be made in his memory to American Diabetes Association (www.diabetes.org). Information, directions, condolences, at www.campbellfuneral.com.
Published on March 5, 2018