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“Our dearest sympathy and thoughts from here in Cape Breton where Jimmy loved to cook as well ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: Winston MaDonald - Friend

“Dearest Angela and familySincere condolences to all of you. So many wonderful memories of an unforgettable personality. A hard act to follow. So...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Rebecca McCoy - Columbia City, IN

“To Angela and entire Antosca Family,My deepest condolences and prayers to you all for the loss of a wonderful man, creative mind, and a long time...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Richard Freitas - Easton, MA

“To Angela & FamilyI started working for Jimmy in 1987. Back in those days you learned a lot in his class with not a lot of time to study. Pop...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Louie Tarentino - Brockton, MA

“Jim and I grew up in Mansfield and attended COYLE HIGH SCHOOL together.Wonderful memories of riding to school in Jim's mecury.Many happy days missing...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: David Clemmey - Mansfield, MA

“As a classmate of Jim of the same 1956 Coyle graduation class and of Boston College I am saddened to hear of Jim's passing. Condolences to Jim's...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: David Bowen - Dunedin, FL

“To Angela and Jimmy's Family, What a great man. One of the hardest working persons I have every met. Jimmy always had that great smile and strong...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Johnny Olivo - Providence, RI

“So many memories its hard to bring them all together. My deepest sympathy and condolences to everyone. I wish were were all closer but know everyone...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Brittany Prickett - Fort Wayne, IN

“Jimmy, Angela and I enjoyed many bowls of chocolate ice cream together. He will be missed by all. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Joyce Holster - East Wareham, MA

“Remembering that great smile. I did get to Know Jimmy as I lived in the neighbor hood he lived in. I worked for him for a short time in the plaza....Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Barbara Bowden - so. Easton, MA


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WAREHAM---James F. Antosca, 80, of Wareham, MA, died on May 3rd after a short illness. Jim was born in Mansfield to Frank and Rose Antosca, and was president of the 1956 class of Coyle Cassidy High School. He studied physics on a football scholarship at Boston College, then founded Antosca Construction Company in 1959. Jim built many custom homes and commercial projects, and developed real estate. He also enjoyed business ventures that included The What Not Village and Pizzeria Angelina.

Jim was a proud father of six children, grandfather of nine and great grandfather of three. He enjoyed fishing, clamming, cheating at Monopoly and cooking until the kitchen was unrecognizable. He also enjoyed his time spent in Florida during the winter months. He was creative and curious, read widely, and shared a lifelong love of learning with his loved ones.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents, Francis and Rose, and his sister, Angelina.

He is survived by his fiancé Angela Didier, his sister Marguerite Antosca of Bonita Springs, his brother Francis Antosca and spouse Deborah of Savannah, and his children Linda Neily, Karen Ingram, James M. Antosca, Pamela Podvin, John Antosca and Dorothy Hunt. He will be lovingly remembered by many.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral from Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services 605 Washington Street (Rte.138) Easton, on Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass in St. Mary's Church, 330 Pratt Street, Mansfield at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Mansfield. Visiting hours on Tuesday from 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. For directions or condolences visit www.kanefuneralhome.com