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“sorry about dad.ijust found out today larry ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: larry blacker - onset, MA

“I have fond memories with himlike the time when we sailingand he fell of the boatbut never drop his beerWishing you wind in your sailsand calm...Read More »
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“I have fond memories with himlike the time we went sailingand he fell off the boatand never drop his beer.Wishing you wind in your sailsand calm seas...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Jim Apple - Beverly, MA

“To the Totman Family,We are so sorry for your loss, you are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Donna & Danny Polillio - MA

“To the totman families, my thoughts are with you.he was as tough as they come, and always fair and honest as our many decades of doing business...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Jeff Huggard - WheatRidge, CO

“So sorry for your loss, I remember him well!!! ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Kevin White - Albemarlr, NC

“Mr. Totman,Sir, I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country when you served with the U.S. Army during the...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Mik Casey(former Ma resident) - TX

“Dear Totman kids.... I am so sorry for your loss... I have very fond memories of your Mom and Dad and can just see them dancing in the sky!! May your...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Elizabeth Wagner - Palmer, MA

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STOUGHTON-----William H. Totman Sr., 89, a lifelong resident of Stoughton passed away peacefully at Good Samaritan Medical Center after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Mary J. (McPhillips) Totman.

Born in Boston, a son of the late William J.R. and Caroline G. (Hayward) Totman, he was raised in Stoughton and was educated at Norfolk Agricultural High School and graduated from Stoughton High School. He continued his education at UMass studying agricultural. A veteran of the US Army he served during the Korean war as a corporal and was honorably discharged

William began his professional working career in the dairy business taking over his parents business. Later, he switched working careers and entered the construction industry. William along with his late wife Mary, founded and operated 138 Equipment Rental in Stoughton and A1 Sanitary Pumping of Stoughton.

A big part of William's life was boating with his late wife Mary and his passion for the peacefulness of the ocean.

He was active with the 4-H and was awarded several first prizes for his show cows and he was a member of the Massachusetts Snow & Ice Contractors Association.

William is survived by his children, William H. Totman Jr. of Middleboro, Christopher Totman and his wife Cindy of Stoughton, Timothy Totman and his companion Pauline of Stoughton, Jonathan Totman and his wife Susan of Raynham, Heidi Prisco of Holbrook and Jamie Totman and his wife Robin of Stoughton; 17 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. He was also the father of the late Lee Totman.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral on Friday, August 16, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 605 Washington Street (Rte.138) Easton. Interment with military honors will follow in the Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne at 12:30 p.m. Visiting hours on Thursday 4-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be sent to Old Colony Hospice Manley Street, West Bridgewater, MA. 02379 For directions or condolences visit