Maurice Campot – July 28, 2023

Posted by on Aug 28, 2023 in Obituaries | 1 comment

Campot, Maurice M. Jr – Born in Boston, MA, Sept 10, 1927 and moved as a toddler to Saint Pierre, France, to live with his grandmother, Frances Campot (Fitzgerald). Maurice later returned to the U.S. & served honorably in the US Army during the Korean War. He married his sweetheart Anita Girard, settled together in Weymouth & enjoyed 60 beautiful years of marriage, until her passing.

Maurice was talented with electronics, motors, optics and most all things mechanical. He always had an invention in the works. Trained & educated as an Electronic Engineer, he also acquired several specialty certifications including from M.I.T. He was a member of the faculty at Harvard University – the NASA Space program in the 1970’s, and retired from the MBTA in the 1990’s.

His greatest joy was time spent with his family. He will be remembered for his integrity, honesty, loyalty, humor & kindness.

He leaves his children; Michael, Richard, Denise (predeceased), Yvette, Renee & Jeannine, all from the south shore. Grandchildren Joseph and Sophia, great granddaughter, Kate & many nieces & nephews. He was the brother of the late Cecil Campot & had many other dear family & friends.

His Funeral Mass was privately held at Sacred Heart Church in Weymouth followed by a military burial at Village Cemetery, Weymouth.

Contributions in his memory can be made to SS Veterans Assistance

SSVA, PO Box 564, Whitman, MA 02382 – www.wearessva.org

One Comment

  1. 9-1-2023

    Yvette, Renee, family and friends. I was so sorry to ready about your Dad’s passing. I never had the pleasure of meeting him but from reading his obituary, he was a wonderful person. My thoughts are with you during this sad time. Fond memories of him will live on in you and in those who knew and loved him. May he rest in peace.

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